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Thursday, Sept. 29, 2011

More attacks and fears over the Slope Sex Fiend

Windsor Terrace: Police that have been swarming a wide swath south of Ninth Street to catch the so-called South Slope Sex Fiend just missed capturing a suspect on Wednesday morning — a botched arrest that came amid frayed nerves that may have contributed to a separate incident involving the beating of an innocent man. Comments (13)

Wednesday, Sept. 28, 2011

Rolling delivery: Baby born in Nissan

Park Slope: A pregnant 24-year-old Flatbush woman gave birth to her second child on Tuesday — in the back seat of her cramped Nissan. Comments (5)

Park Slope loves its bike lane — but not city tweaks!

Mean Streets: Moving crosswalk signals will create chaos along Prospect Park West — if you believe a majority of Community Board 6. Comments (27)

Urine good company! Man uses coyote pee to stop feral cats

The Greatest Story Ever: And, apparently, it works! Comments (25)

Slopers feel very unlucky about Lou’s

Brooklyn Is Angry: A sports bar on oh-so-quiet Sixth Avenue? It sounds crazy to some. Sounds like competition for the Park Slope Ale House to others. Comments (47)

Beaten on his front stoop!

Park Slope: Plus the other crime from Park Slope’s 78th Precinct. Comment

Most expensive belt ever is stolen!

Prospect Heights: Plus the other crime in Prospect Heights’ 77th Precinct. Comments (1)

Tuesday, Sept. 27, 2011

Jay-Z confirms that he’ll christen the Barclays Center

Event: The hip hop legend, media mogul and minuscule Nets owner will do at least one show at the new arena next summer. Comments (9)

Monday, Sept. 26, 2011

Call them the ‘Brooklyn Nets’

Event: It’s official: The New Jersey Nets will be changing location — and hopefully their fortunes — but not their name. Comments (9)

Mole! Spicy chocolate featured at annual chile pepper festival

Event: Get sweet on the hot stuff this Saturday. Comments (2)

Here’s how to make it yourself

Event: Serves three Comment

Saturday, Sept. 24, 2011

Massive fire on Fourth Ave.

Park Slope: An auto shop burst into flames on Fourth Avenue on Friday, prompting hundreds of firefighters to rush to the scene. Comments (2)

Copycat crime by new South Slope Sex Fiend?

Windsor Terrace: Police are on the hunt for a robber and attempted rapist who attacked a woman on a Coney Island-bound F train on Wednesday night — a shocking echo of a series of attacks that have terrified Windsor Terrace and the South Slope for six months. Comments (6)

Friday, Sept. 23, 2011

He’s a business, man — Jay-Z to christen the Barclays Center

Event: The hip hop legend, media mogul and miniscule Nets owner will be making a big announcement on Monday. We think we know what it is. Comments (15)

Another sex attack in South Slope!

Windsor Terrace: The 11th attempted rape in the area since March was on Wednesday night. Comments (10)

Greg Murjani, ‘Mr. Rubbish,’ is dead

Park Slope: The beloved trash hauler and humanitarian was 45. Comment

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