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Thursday, Nov. 20, 2014

Pol: SantaCon in Bushwick is off

Nightlife: Black coal came early for SantaCon, the neighborhood’s councilman announced last night. Comments (7)

Slurred speech: Writers to give boozy TED-style talks

Nightlife: PowerPoint presentations usually drive people to drink, not the other way around. Comment

Wednesday, Nov. 19, 2014

Dad attacks and robs daughter

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

Youths attack Jewish man at J, M station

Williamsburg: A trio of teenage bigots attacked an Orthodox Jewish man on a Willliamsburg train platform on Monday afternoon in what police are calling a hate crime. Comment

Tuesday, Nov. 18, 2014

Wear pollution: G’point activist pushing air-monitor accessories

Greenpoint: They can feel it coming in the air tonight, oh lord. Comment

Breast-dressed: Cancer survivors hit the catwalk

Fashion: A group of breast cancer survivors were among the runway stars at a fashion show last week. Comment

Thursday, Nov. 13, 2014

Williamsburg preschool: We’re getting evicted for condos

Changing Brooklyn: “They are letting people build condos and forget about the children,” said Bushwick United spokeswoman Marilyn Acosta. “It is really frustrating and we do not know what to do.” Comments (2)

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