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Thursday, Feb. 10, 2011

Freddy’s returns — and it’s just like Freddy’s

Campbell’s Soup: You can mourn the old Freddy’s, but our columnist is celebrating it. Comments (5)

And our cartoonist weighs in

Bar Scrawl: Freddy’s Bar [627 Fifth Ave. between 17th and 18th streets in Park Slope, (718) 768-8131]. Comments (1)

Wednesday, Feb. 9, 2011

New Park Slope restaurant’s got game 

Dining: Babysitters, beware — a new restaurant in Park Slope is about to cut into your business. Comments (12)

‘Mystery shopping’ scam nets $15K

Park Slope: A Chinese scammer hits a big payday! Plus the other crime from Park Slope’s 78th Precinct. Comment

Five people wounded

Prospect Heights: Plus all the other news from Prospect Heights’ 77th Precinct. Comment

Tuesday, Feb. 8, 2011

‘Alternate’ reality! Return of parking rules drive snowbound Slopers mad

Mean Streets: Alternate-side parking returns — and few are happy. Comments (16)

Bonsai! Botanic Garden celebrates a great unnatural beauty

Event: To the list of things that get better with age — wine, cheese, your always-gorgeous wife — add something else: bonsai trees. Comment

Monday, Feb. 7, 2011

Breast friend! Artist paints women like they really are — imperfect and beautiful

Art: Georgia O’Keeffe had flowers. Clarity Haynes has breasts. Comments (4)

Friday, Feb. 4, 2011

Bite me! Pavilion Cinema manager tries to exterminate bedbug rumors

Park Slope: Sends extraordinary letter to silence the whine of complaints. Comments (4)

Inside the new Freddy’s Bar!

Nightlife: The bar that the Atlantic Yards project destroyed returned on Thursday night with a preview for friends and insiders. Of course, The Brooklyn Paper was there. Comments (5)

City closes a Prospect Heights middle school to make way for a charter

Brooklyn Is Angry: A city education panel has killed MS 571, a Prospect Heights middle school that will be shuttered to allow a charter school to take its place. Comment

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