Park Slope

This teller is a crook!

Crime: An inside job at a Seventh Avenue bank. Plus all the other crime news from Park Slope’s 78th Precinct. Comment
Election: The Oracle was a shill! Comments (7)
Sorry, sports fans, but the long-delayed, torturous redevelopment of the Park Slope Armory into a community and local school recreation center is delayed again. Comments (2)

These superhero rockers saved rock and roll — in 2048!

Music: Jef UK, frontman and lead singer for Americans UK, has never had an album reviewed in Pitchfork, and he hasn’t established an indie following in Williamsburg. But the Gowanus sci-fi rocker has done something that no other band has done: he’s traveled through time to save rock ’n’ roll. Comments (1)

The algorhythm: Americans UK

Music: What kind of music does the Americans UK play? Use our exclusive feature, “the Algorhythm” to figure it out. Comment
Election: Rachel Robinson, the widow of great Brooklyn Dodger and legendary civil rights pioneer Jackie Robinson, endorsed Mayor Bloomberg for re-election, chosing the white, non-Brooklynite over a black borough native. What would Gil Hodges think? Comments (7)

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