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Friday, Aug. 17, 2012

Bark back! ‘Stolen’ dog safe at home in Bushwick

Fuzzy Brooklyn: Call off the dogs! Comments (14)

Bartoonist checks out Williamsburg’s newest beer bar

Bar Scrawl: Our drinking illustrator shares his thoughts on a new pub with a hammerhead shark. Yes, this bar has a hammerhead shark. Comments (1)

Thursday, Aug. 16, 2012

Dog gone shame: Pet owner says thief stole pooch outside Bushwick bodega

Bushwick: A heartless thug stole a pit bull left outside a Bushwick bodega, according to the pup’s owner, who has been leading a frantic dog-hunt across the borough since Monday night. Comments (6)

Wednesday, Aug. 15, 2012

Cops: Sex scammers bind and rob men visiting Williamsburg escort

Williamsburg: A group of bad guys bound and robbed at least four men who scheduled a liaison with an escort in Williamsburg, police say. Comments (8)

Thugs beat man in Maujer Street attack

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

Party guest tries to leave with host’s cologne

Greenpoint: Plus all the other crime from Greenpoint’s 94th Precinct. Comment

Monday, Aug. 13, 2012

Kickstarter is leaving Manhattan for Greenpoint

Awesome: The internet fund-raising darling Kickstarter will leave Manhattan for new offices in an old pencil factory in Greenpoint — marking the biggest coup for North Brooklyn’s burgeoning tech community so far. Comments (8)

Flea off the market! Home of W’burg bazaar sold for $18 million

Changing Brooklyn: A Williamsburg plot of land went from flea market location to real estate market darling when a developer scooped it up for a whopping $18 million. Comments (5)

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