Park Slope

Thursday, Jan. 16, 2014

Grab a blanket and go for a brisk picnic

Dining: “Competitive Winter Picknicking” will pit teams of cold-weather diners against each other in a battle to create the finest alfresco feast in Prospect Park. Comments (1)

Go Fourth and prosper

Park Slope: Fourth Avenue has been wrecked by luxury developments and needs more affordable housing and beautification pronto, according to a Park Slope civic group that is calling on the city to help make the thoroughfare more livable for the average Joe. Comments (7)

What to pack on your winter picnic

Dining: Picnic like a champion this winter, with these locally-sourced essentials. Comment

Wednesday, Jan. 15, 2014

Fright night: Former child star debuts storytelling night

Nightlife: Mara Wilson, best known for her childhood roles in “Matilda” and “Mrs. Doubtfire” is back on the stage — but in very different capacity. Comments (4)
Music: New York’s annual celebration of Balkan music and dance turns 30 with a two-day festival at Grand Prospect Hall. Comments (1)

Tuesday, Jan. 14, 2014

Prospect Heights: Cheap Nets fans have lost their seats. Comments (16)

Get up, stand up! Amnesty International concert series coming to Barclays

Music: Finally — a throwback concert for the millenials! Comments (3)

Monday, Jan. 13, 2014

Prospect Heights: Between the Nets beating the Heat, GQ opening a new in-arena barbershop, and Jay Z performing a homecoming show, Brooklyn’s arena saw a lot of action over the weekend. Comments (1)

Friday, Jan. 10, 2014

Windsor Terrace massage parlor offered banned job: Cops

Windsor Terrace: Cops cuffed a lady at a Windsor Terrace massage parlor on Wednesday afternoon after they say she offered to rub an undercover cop the wrong way. Comments (8)

Thursday, Jan. 9, 2014

Park Slope: Community Board 6 is happy to have New York Methodist Hospital mow down a bunch of old houses to build the medical center of its dreams, but the thumbs-up comes with some stipulations. Comment

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