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Saturday, Sept. 28, 2013

All the right notes! Ditmas Park pub-guitar store strikes a chord

Art: Brooklyn is already home to a combination yoga studio and bar, a bike shop that doubles as a boozy cafe, and Barcade, but it turns out it was missing a place where guitar lovers could shop vintage axes while pouring back pints. Comments (9)

Thursday, Sept. 26, 2013

Child struck in Midwood

Midwood: A man driving a speeding van mowed down a 12-year-old boy crossing Bedford Avenue on Tuesday night, sending the boy to the hospital in critical condition. Comments (6)

Wednesday, Sept. 25, 2013

Brute viciously beats man with glass bottle for iPhone

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

Tuesday, Sept. 24, 2013

Slope parents celebrate school opening after their dreams were dashed by redistricting

Parenting: Parents said the opening of PS 118 on Eighth Street at Fourth Avenue is a testament to their efforts after they failed to stop last year’s rezoning of District 15, which dashed their hopes of filling coveted seats in PS 321 and PS 108 with their children. Comments (1)

To health with it! The Brooklyn street fair gets well

Prospect Heights: There were no funnel cakes or sausage-and-pepper sandwiches to be found at this street fair. Comment

Cops: Man found dead in Prospect Park

Park Slope: Cops found the body of the man, whose name has not been released, lying in a wooded area directly behind the park’s Litchfield Villa, just off of Prospect Park West, on Sunday night, cops said. Comments (7)

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