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Friday, July 22, 2011

Bueller? Bueller? Classic coming-of-age story to unspool in McCarren Park

Cinema: Don’t play hooky on the greatest hooky movie ever. Comments (1)

Thursday, July 21, 2011

Worst boss of the week! ACS manager attacks his staff

Williamsburg: An Administration of Childrens Services supervisor berated his staff so much during a conference at his Williamsburg office that they called the cops. Comments (4)

Wednesday, July 20, 2011

Raid! FBI storms into McKibbin Lofts looking for hackers

Bushwick: A worldwide crackdown on the hacker group known as Anonymous touched down in the McKibbin Lofts in East Williamsburg early on Tuesday — but the target of the FBI raid there had already flown the coop, residents and authorities said. Comments (5)

Our hero! C Town manager is getting the word out about sexual assaults

Williamsburg: A humble supermarket manager is doing a better job than the NYPD of informing Williamsburg women that a sexual predator is apparently on the loose. Comments (8)

City too poor to build promised Bushwick Inlet Park

Williamsburg: Williamsburg’s largest waterfront park has stalled — perhaps permanently — because the city doesn’t have the cash to buy the land. Comments (38)

Mugging on the Williamsburg Bridge!

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

Robbed while changing a tire

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

Tuesday, July 19, 2011

Fault lines are showing on the New Frontiersmen

Greenpoint: The top-ranked team in Brooklyn Kickball had a bad weekend. Comment

Monday, July 18, 2011

Coco66 gets 86’ed! Cops shutter Greenpoint club in liquor violation

Nightlife: Police shuttered the bar after allegedly served alcohol without a license — the latest attempt to step up enforcement on noisy neighborhood joints. Comments (5)

Saturday, July 16, 2011

Get your free ice cream!

Dining: A Ben and Jerry’s truck will be parked outside of the Lovin’ Cup today giving out free ice cream. Scoop’s on. Comment

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