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Thursday, April 28, 2011

Brooklyn Kickball — the sport of kings — is back for ninth season

Greenpoint: And defending champs the John Cougar Mellencamps consider a name change to the Jon Bon Jovis. No, really. Comments (4)

Death Cab and Sonic Youth top concert sked

Awesome: Death Cab for Cutie and Sonic Youth will headline a nostalgic lineup of paid outdoor concerts on the Williamsburg waterfront this summer — taking you back to those carefree days of 2008. Comment

Pony Boys adding fresh horses — including Fontaine!

Greenpoint: The Pony Boys have added some fresh horses — and are now favored to win Brooklyn Kickball League’s coveted Chuck D Trophy. Comments (2)

Sadewitz: Can he return to form?

Greenpoint: The star of Brooklyn Kickball is back — but is he ready for a tiger-sized season? Comments (1)

Wednesday, April 27, 2011

Here’s a guy who really got smashed!

Williamsburg: An ugly bar fight. Plus all the other dastardly news from Williamsburg’s 90th Precinct. Comment

Eagle eyed crime

Greenpoint: Plus all the other illegal stuff from Greenpoint and Williamsburg’s 94th Precinct. Comment

State workers start clean-up at toxic Norman Avenue site

Greenpoint: A toxic factory on Norman Avenue is getting its own scrubbing, Comment

Garden party — up on the roof

Greenpoint: Farmers and foodies turned over a new layer of soil at the Eagle Street Rooftop Farm on Sunday, when the croft celebrated its first market day of the season. Comments (1)

Monday, April 25, 2011

Digital ding-dong! Greenpoint church will replace bells with recording

Greenpoint: A Greenpoint church’s century-old bells might be going digital. Comments (4)

NYPD hits Williamsburg with plague of tickets on Passover

Williamsburg: An 11th plague hit Williamsburg during Passover — a plague of parking tickets! Comments (15)

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