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Wednesday, Nov. 5, 2014

Congresswoman’s pledges as she enters 12th term

Williamsburg: Her stated priorities for the next term: Keep Brooklyn working class, immigrant-friendly, and affordable to live in. Comments (8)

Greenpoint pol’s game is the longest out there

Greenpoint: He’s still at it, 42 years after first taking office. Comment

Class act! Bushwick trio lives and plays in an old schoolhouse

Music: When it is time for this trio to make new music, it literally goes to school. Comment

Gunman robs Manhattan Avenue bodega of $3K

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

Tuesday, Nov. 4, 2014

Two shot outside of W’burg rap show

Williamsburg: Two members of a critically acclaimed rapper’s entourage were shot after a performance at Rough Trade Records in Williamsburg early on Tuesday morning, according to police and reports. Comment

Finally! $689 apartments in Williamsburg

Williamsburg: New, boxy apartment buildings are a dime a dozen in Williamsburg, but it is a rare development indeed that is renting for entirely below-market rates. Comments (14)

Boo in a canoe! Greenpoint sailors host haunted canoe ride

Greenpoint: It turns out that the scariest thing on Newtown Creek is Newtown Creek itself. Comment

Monday, Nov. 3, 2014

Take two: Greenpoint’s congresswoman eyes 2nd term, 22nd year

Greenpoint: She’s no longer the new pol on the block. Comments (4)

Smush-wick: Cop car crushed under truck in cyclist crash

Mean Streets: A police car, a bicyclist, and a delivery truck driver were involved in a terrifying early-morning crash on Oct. 31 that left two officers and the cyclist injured, police said. Comments (5)

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