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Thursday, April 24, 2014

City pitches Barclays as potential venue for 2016 political bash

Atlantic Yards: The obvious best choice is up against venues across the East River and in 15 other cities. Comments (12)

Fire-artworks: Feminist fireworks show to light up Prospect Park

Art: This art will go off with a bang! Comment

Flower power! Cherry blossom fest to feature samurai sword demo

Event: The Botanic Garden’s “Sakura Matsuri” festival mixes tradition with the cutting edge — literally! Comment

Get ‘Lost’: Greenpointer brings cult sci-fi show back in new podcast

Nightlife: “Lost” is not so lost to fans anymore, thanks to this digital radio show. Comment

Cherry picking: Five top picks from the Sakura Matsuri festival

Event: If samurai swords aren’t your preferred way to welcome in the darling buds of May (well, late April), the Botanic Garden’s “Sakura Matsuri” festival has dozens of other performances and hands-on activities to offer. Comment

Tuesday, April 22, 2014

MAP: Slope road-safety cops trail most of boro in tickets

Mean Streets: Figures show the 78th Precinct, which has made a point of making the streets less mean for cyclists and pedestrians, is writing many fewer citations than its counterparts — and that is just fine, say pro-car-pinching activists. Comments (2)

Sunset Park loves surveillance

Sunset Park: Sunset Park residents asked for it and they are getting it — more government surveillance. Comments (3)

Friday, April 18, 2014

Slope sex shop giving out solar-powered vibrators for Earth Day

Park Slope: Babeland invites us to worship the sun rod. Comments (10)

Turnoff! Police officer makes illegal turn on Flatbush Avenue

Mean Streets: This NYPD school safety officer needs to go back to driver’s ed. Comments (16)

Thursday, April 17, 2014

MONDAY NIGHT: Sound off on road safety in Park Slope

Mean Streets: Park slope road safety activists are at it again. Comments (9)

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