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Wednesday, Jan. 20, 2010

Dancewave is victimized by a travel agent scam

Park Slope: A Park Slope youth dance troupe that was selected to perform at an elite international competition had its airfare money stolen by a fly-by-night travel agent — and it’s unclear if the kids will be able to attend the prestigious event. Comments (13)

Lawyers: Yards neighbors will enjoy decades of blight

Atlantic Yards: State officials condemned Prospect Heights to 21 years of upheaval by ignoring the implications of giving Atlantic Yards developer Bruce Ratner more time to build his mega-development when they renegotiated their deal with the builder last summer, project opponents alleged in court on Tuesday. Comments (10)

Dischord at conservancy

Park Slope: Someone stole money from the Brooklyn Conservatory. Plus all the other crime news from Park Slope’s 78th Precinct. Comment

Tuesday, Jan. 19, 2010

Prospect Park now has a real swan lake

Park Slope: There are now three families of swans living together in peace and harmony. In avian circles, this is a big deal! Comments (14)

In a related story, two swans are AWOL

Park Slope: Hooky and Wired are missing! Comments (2)

Friday, Jan. 15, 2010

Slope burger shop starts the poutine revolution

Dining: Corner Burger on Fifth Avenue is the first to roll out a full poutine menu. What’s poutine? If you have to ask, you don’t deserve poutine. Comments (8)

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