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Tuesday, March 11, 2014

Bake and shake: P’Slope baker combines cocktails and pies

Books: Most people make their margaritas with crushed ice in a salt-rimmed glass. Alison Kave serves hers fresh from the oven with a buttery crust. Comments (2)

Friday, March 7, 2014

Bend it like Bartoonist

Bar Scrawl: Our drinking cartoonist offers an assist at Ditmas Park soccer bar the Highbury Pub. Comments (1)

Thursday, March 6, 2014

Brooklyn Museum’s new civil rights exhibition goes beyond old photos

Art: The civil rights movement is making a comeback in Brooklyn. Comments (3)

Wednesday, March 5, 2014

Breaking away! Slope police are ‘number one’ in reckless driving tickets

Mean Streets: Park Slope cops are way out in front in the race to crack down on drivers as part of the mayor’s road safety initiative. Comments (52)

A game of Ticketmaster: New ‘Game of Thrones’ episode to hit Barclays Center weeks early

TV: King’s Landing is coming to Kings County. Comment

Guitar heroine: Mamie Minch doesn’t just play guitars — she also repairs them

Music: With a name like Mamie, this Park Slope musician was born to play the blues. Comment

Tuesday, March 4, 2014

Double trouble! Slope cops turn focus to ticketing drivers parked in bike lanes

Mean Streets: The 78th Precinct is at it again, this time singling out scofflaw motorists who treat bike lanes like their own personal rest areas. Comments (46)

Coming soon: The pie-brary

Books: Book lovers flocking to the Central Library will soon be able to purchase some treats to keep their literary flights of fancy aloft when a Gowanus pie shop opens an outpost in the lobby. Comments (10)

Monday, March 3, 2014

No assembly required: Cortelyou Road Radio runs on laptop juice and fiber-optic cable

Ditmas Park: Ditmas Park residents can now tune in to their own pirate radio station — on their smartphones. Comments (2)

Friday, Feb. 28, 2014

Eastern Parkway fire singes six

Prospect Heights: Four firefighters and two Crown Heights residents were injured in an apartment fire near the Brooklyn Museum on Thursday night, fire officials said. Comments (1)

Walk this way! Park Slope cops to audit crossing guards

Mean Streets: Park Slope crossing guards had better be on guard because local police are going to be checking up on their stop-sign-wielding techniques, officers announced at a meeting this week. Comments (6)

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