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Thursday, Feb. 19, 2009

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

Park Slope: 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)

Wednesday, Feb. 18, 2009

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

Park Slope: 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)

Tuesday, Feb. 17, 2009

Stoop drinker wins his case — but on a technicality!

Prospect Heights: 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)

Friday, Feb. 13, 2009

Call it ‘Whoa-llman’ rink! City scales back park plan

Fitness: Scalebacks and delays at the proposed Lakeside Center in Prospect Park. Comments (2)

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