Park Slope

Old wounds on display at soldiers’ story session

Books: The site of the American Revolution’s first battle will host veterans of modern American wars to share stories of their harrowing experiences — of fighting and of returning home. Comment

Thief swipes cash, cards, MetroCard from club-goer

Crime: Plus all the other crime from Park Slope’s 78th Precinct blotter. Comment
The grieving parents of a 12-year-old boy struck and killed by a car in Park Slope last month spoke tearfully before the City Council last Thursday morning, in the hope that their testimony might prevent their tragedy from befalling others. Comments (51)

Walking past the Barclays Center? Smile! You’re on police camera

Barclays Center, we hope you’re ready for your close-up, because more than a dozen police security cameras are honing in on the area around the 18,000-seat arena at Flatbush and Atlantic avenues at any given moment, this paper has learned. Comments (20)

NOW WITH VIDEO! Billy Joel to play Barclays Center on New Year’s Eve

Awesome: Finally! He’ll actually hold a concert out in Brooklyn. Comments (9)

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