Park Slope

Flush with success! City plans public toilet in Grand Army Plaza

The city is moving towards placing Brooklyn’s first official public toilet in Grand Army Plaza — finally bringing some relief to the heart (and other organs) of the borough. Comments (6)

One-hit wonderful! Donna Lewis to play Southpaw

Music: The woman behind the international 1996 smash hit, “I Love You Always Forever,” will play at Southpaw in Park Slope on Sunday, Feb. 22. Comment

These mirrors have one face — bad

Crime: Someone is stealing side-view mirrors off all the Mercedes Benzes in Park Slope. Plus all the other crime news from the tony neighborhood’s 78th Precinct. Comments (1)

Shirley Juris is 100! A very special Brooklyn Paper interview

Checkin’ in with: Meet Shirley Juris — former follies dancer, minor celebrity and all-around party girl. As she turned 100 last week, The Brooklyn Paper stopped by to talk about her great life and fast times. Comments (3)

Stoop drinker wins his case — but on a technicality!

The case against a man accused of drinking beer on his own stoop has been dismissed, but before you go cracking open a Pabst or a Brooklyn Lager in celebration, be warned — the case was dismissed on a technicality. Comments (8)
Fitness: Scalebacks and delays at the proposed Lakeside Center in Prospect Park. Comments (2)

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