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Wednesday, May 26, 2010

Want a new park in Williamsburg? Come to the meeting tonight!

Williamsburg: Williamsburg’s park-starved South Side is so desperate for green space that residents are entertaining the idea of building a park on top of the Brooklyn–Queens Expressway. Comments (5)

Greenpoint Library to close — but only for repairs

Greenpoint: The real budget cutting could come later this year. Comments (4)

Vicious cellphone swipe!

Williamsburg: They steal her phone, but she chases them down. Plus all the other crime news from Williamsburg’s 90th Precinct. Comments (1)

Bar fight!

Greenpoint: For the second straight week, an all-out brawl outside a bar leads the crime report. Plus all the other illegal stuff from Greenpoint and Williamsburg’s 94th Precinct. Comment

Neighbors put this bar plan out of ‘The Woods’

Williamsburg: A popular Williamsburg bar is forced to abandon a plan for a garden and community space. Comments (7)

Tuesday, May 25, 2010

Judge lets Bway Triangle suit move forward

Bushwick: City officials criticized a judge’s ruling last week allowing a lawsuit against a major rezoning initiative to move forward — saying that the decision to allow the suit to continue would delay construction of new housing on the South Williamsburg site. Comments (3)

Kickball shocker! Never Scared feels the worries with first defeat

Greenpoint: It was an upset Sunday during a surprisingly turbulent Week Four of Brooklyn Kickball. Comments (2)

‘Goods’ news as 3rd Ward founders get into food

Dining: Food carts? Feh. Comments (1)

Monday, May 24, 2010

Tonight! L-train weeknight outages return!

Williamsburg: Better catch that midnight train to Bushwick — because there won’t be another one after it. Comment

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