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Monday, June 23, 2014

White noise: Ben Folds will play to crowd dressed all in white

Music: A picnic party fund-raiser at Prospect Park will be be a colorfree affair. Comment

Friday, June 20, 2014

Long-running storytelling night relocates to Brooklyn

Nightlife: The How I Learned Series is headed to Union Hall, where storytellers will regale Park Slopers with tales from the therapists’ couch. Comment

Thursday, June 19, 2014

Lefferts Gardens anti-tower lawsuit is toast

Prospect-Lefferts Gardens: A lawsuit to stop the building of a 23-story tower near Prospect Park has been thrown out. Comments (16)

Wednesday, June 18, 2014

City gives Methodist expansion a lease on life

Park Slope: The Board of Standards and Appeals green-lighted the New York Methodist Hospital expansion on Tuesday, opening the way for the hospital to build an eight-story, U-shaped outpatient center on Fifth Street, Eighth Avenue, and Sixth Street. Comments (1)

Paint he something? Library’s artist in residence on display

Art: Brooklyn Public Library’s contracted creator kicked off a summer exhibition with a fast and furious painting demonstration. Comment

Grand Army blaster: Hundreds of musicians will perform on library steps

Music: Prepare your drums — and your eardrums! Comments (2)

Tuesday, June 17, 2014

Gay day! Gay day! Brooklyn Pride strikes Slope

Event: They went up in flames. Comments (1)

Field Day! School takes a break for outdoor fun

Midwood: These kids had a field day — literally! Comment

Seventh Heaven-ue! Festival lines Slope street with 23 blocks of fun

Park Slope: Park Slope residents reached an elevated plane at a Sunday street fair — and we have the photos to prove it. Comment

Monday, June 16, 2014

House arrest! Judge puts the brakes on Slope elderly eviction

Park Slope: The seniors facing eviction from their tony Grand Army Plaza nursing home got a brief reprieve on Friday when a judge ordered management to keep the place open, for now. Comments (2)

Atlantic Yards goes Futurama

Atlantic Yards: If you start to build it, they will wildly extrapolate. Comments (11)

Friday, June 13, 2014

Ratner wins prize for best … preservationist?

Atlantic Yards: The developer who destroyed, then built over, big swaths of Brooklyn snagged top honors from a preservationist group this week. Comments (10)

Thursday, June 12, 2014

Makeover in store for Park Slope eyesore

Park Slope: A crumbling Park Slope hovel may soon be home to high-priced condos. Comments (14)

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