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Monday, Oct. 27, 2014

Author explains why his family fled Greenpoint

Books: Spoiler — it involves the Federal Bureau of Investigation. Comments (1)

Friday, Oct. 24, 2014

Bartoonist drinks hooch with some pooches

Bar Scrawl: Our drinking cartoonist goes barking mad for the pictures of dogs in suits at Bushwick bar Miles. Comment

Wednesday, Oct. 22, 2014

Plastic surgery: Greenpointers say factory-condo scheme could poison

Greenpoint: A plan to build luxury condos on the toxin-laden site of a former plastics factory in Greenpoint could kick up pollutants and poison kids attending a planned school nearby, neighbors fear. Comments (7)

Cops: Trio attacked man in McCarren Park

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

Monday, Oct. 20, 2014

Pay to playground: McGolrick Park scores spruce-up

Meadows of Shame: The playground at McGolrick Park will finally get a much-needed facelift thanks to $1.3 million in taxpayer money, activists announced last week. Comments (14)

Thursday, Oct. 16, 2014

Bushwick residents rally against gentrification

Bushwick: Activists demanded tighter rent regulations and described landlord harassment at the protest yesterday afternoon. Comments (41)

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