Park Slope

Cyclists: Slope bike bandit stole wheels, left ransom notes

Crime: A cold-hearted thief is holding bike parts hostage and using strange ransom notes in an attempt to lure riders into buying back their stolen gear, Park Slope cyclists say. Comments (35)

Thief reaches right through window to steal laptop

Crime: Plus all the other crime from Park Slope’s 78th Precinct blotter. Comment
A hip new Ditmas Park cafe is bringing a bit of Cortelyou Road style to a stretch of Church Avenue known more for budget-friendly shopping than posh coffeehouses. Comments (10)

Raccoon boom! City must start trapping vermin, Greenwood residents say

Wild Brooklyn: Greenwood Heights residents say the raccoon population in their neighborhood is growing so quickly that the city must alter its vermin policy and begin trapping and removing the trash-pillaging critters. Comments (62)
Brooklyn’s dogs will go from Kibbles ’n Bits to kale chips if an expert in canine cuisine has his way. Comments (20)

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