Park Slope

Burglar swipes three laptops and camera from home

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

Letter from Methodist: You got it all wrong

Development: A public relations rep for the Park Slope hospital says that we royally screwed up coverage of a recent vote on its controversial expansion bid. But do not take our word for it. Here she is. Comments (4)

Signed up! Protesters line Prospect Park West with 20-mile-per-hour speed limit signs

Mean Streets: A crew of road safety activists sick of waiting for the city to lower speed limits took matters into their own hands on Saturday night, stringing up faux speed limit signs along Prospect Park West, where a 12-year-old boy was killed by a van in early October. Comments (70)

Slopers: Dump the humps

Mean Streets: A Park Slope block got two new speed humps last week, to the surprise of some residents who had breathed a sigh of relief when an earlier set was removed for repaving. Comments (7)
A controversial plan to expand New York Methodist Hospital will shatter the calm of three blocks of century-old row houses, overwhelming neighbors with traffic, smog, and hulking, modern buildings, claimed members of a Park Slope panel that voted the proposal down at a heated meeting last Thursday night. Comments (10)

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