Park Slope
Theater: It’s time to reanimate a centuries-old corpse — and this time, it’s a woman! Comment
A Park Slope homeowner gets a $2,000 repair bill — so the city can install “distinctive” sidewalks. Comments (5)
Meadows of Shame: The butcher of Prospect Park is back. Comments (6)
Mean Streets: On the eve of a protest and counter-protest regarding the controversial Prospect Park West bike lane, the Beep forcefully reiterated his die-hard opposition, and took a few more shots at his nemesis, the Department of Transportation. Comments (92)
Dining: Brooklyn has a booming food culture, so how come you can only get a stale pretzel, a dirty water dog or a re-frozen Italian ice in Prospect Park? Comments (2)
Theater: Marijuana makes even more inroads! Now the Gallery Players is even celebrating it. Comment

Robbery at the Farmer’s Market!

Crime: Someone robbed the Ronny Brook stand. Plus all the other crime news from Park Slope’s 78th Precinct. Comment
Art: A new exhibit features art from you favorite children’s books. Comment
Mean Streets: An influential Park Slope restaurant owner is pushing for a plaza a dead-end portion of Fourth Street that would eliminate around 30 parking spaces, setting the stage for yet another showdown between pedestrians and drivers. Comments (11)

Survey says! Prospect Park West bike lane is still very controversial

Mean Streets: The Prospect Park West bike lane remains so controversial that 800 people filled out an online survey on the first day it was posted. Comments (47)
Art: And we say that in a good way! Comment

Slope historic district expansion moves ahead

Development: Community leaders threw out the welcome mat for the extension of Park Slope’s historic district on Thursday night, arguing that its protections are worth any inconvenience experienced by property owners. Comment
Borough Park’s firebrand lawmaker nearly came to blows with the hate-spewing Kansans picketing outside of a Midwood yeshiva on Monday, calling one of the church members “a whore,” and breaching a police barricade before cops quickly restrained him. Comments (5)

Another ‘Great’ work from Nicole Krauss’s big desk

Books: The author will read from her new book on Saturday at the Brooklyn Public Library. Comments (1)

BIGOTS TARGET MIDWOOD! Westboro Baptists hurl anti-Semitic garbage

Members of the bigoted Kansas-based Westboro Baptist Church screamed a message of anti-Semitic hate in front of a Midwood Jewish school on Monday — but counter-protesters, including a genuinely enraged assemblyman, out-yelled the group. Comments (12)

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