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Monday, Dec. 5, 2011

Want soul? You’ll be going up with OTiS

Music: The Park Slope-based outfit is determined to let the world know that Brooklyn’s got a soul scene — even though you might not know it. Comment

Wednesday, Nov. 23, 2011

Unions save Bruce with big pay cut to get Yards going

Construction Update: Union workers are coming to Bruce Ratner’s rescue — again! — agreeing to take massive pay cuts to pave the way for the first residential building at Atlantic Yards, a cut-rate, pre-fabricated tower to rise next to the Barclays Center. Comments (25)

Burlesque-Dixieland fusion!

Music: Rosie 151, the Red Hook Ramblers and the Way Station — perfect together. Comments (1)

Another iPhone swiped

Prospect Heights: Plus the other crime in Prospect Heights’ 77th Precinct. Comment

Tuesday, Nov. 22, 2011

Patty wake, patty wake! Christie’s to close on Flatbush Avenue

Dining: The owner of a cheap neighborhood favorite will close his restaurant after 45 years in Park Slope and Prospect Heights, citing a landlord-tenant dispute fueled by a nearby sports arena. Comments (24)

Cone rangers! City installs traffic barriers to deter Park cyclists

Mean Streets: The city has a message for bicyclists in Prospect Park in the wake of two near-fatal crashes: Slow down! Comments (42)

Live hot sex (talk)! Writers talk dirty at Union Hall

Nightlife: A raucous evening onstage next week. Comments (4)

Woman beaten up by man on a scooter

Park Slope: Plus the other crime from Park Slope’s 78th Precinct. Comments (4)

Saturday, Nov. 19, 2011

Jesus! This is one damn good art exhibit

The Butcher of Flatbush Ave. Extension: The Brooklyn Museum’s controversial portrait show — including the ants crawling on the crucifix — is a hit! Comments (3)

Friday, Nov. 18, 2011

Unions, aesthetes dunked as Ratner plans pre-fab building at Yards

Atlantic Yards: Bruce Ratner will build the tallest modular buildings in the world at his Prospect Heights mega-project, cutting labor costs and reducing architural panache. Comments (58)

Thursday, Nov. 17, 2011

BREAKING: Ratner’s pre-fab tower!

Atlantic Yards: Is it pre-fabulous or not? You decide — we’ve got the pictures. Comments (24)

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