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Carroll Gardens–Cobble Hill

Thursday, Sept. 25, 2008

Pour it on

Dining: Anyone who’s seen “Sideways” knows the basics of wine tasting — swirl glass, stick in nose, inhale — but how do you go about tasting a Jim Beam? Or a Basil Hayden’s, for that matter? Comment.

A regular Joe’s

Shopping: By the time you read this, Trader Joe’s will be open at the corner of Atlantic Avenue and Court Street. Yes, that sound was your stomach grumbling. Comment.

Hookers to get BJ’s in a mall

Red Hook: The BJ’s Wholesale Club destined for the Red Hook waterfront might be part of a six-level shopping plaza with several other stores and even some residential units, The Brooklyn Paper has learned. Comments (17).

Wednesday, Sept. 24, 2008

This is one polite burglar!

Carroll Gardens: A man tries to break in — then apologizes! Plus all the crime news from Carroll Gardens, Cobble Hill and Red Hook’s 76th Precinct. Comment.

Tuesday, Sept. 23, 2008

Hospital boss: We’ll close peds and dentistry wings, too! LICH in deep trouble

Cobble Hill: After the maternity wing got axed, Long Island College Hospital is now facing the closing of its pediatrics and dentistry wings, hospital administrators announced on Monday. Comments (4).

Monday, Sept. 22, 2008

In the land of Hawaiian shirts! Inside Trader Joe’s

Shopping: The Brooklyn Paper takes you inside the new Trader Joe’s in Cobble Hill, five days before the store’s grand opening on Friday. With video … Comments (3).

Friday, Sept. 19, 2008

LICH docs: We can save this hospital!

Cobble Hill: Disaffected doctors, nurses and technicians at financially troubled Long Island College Hospital say they can restore the Cobble Hill medical center to profitability without closing any departments or selling any real estate, as the hospital’s management says it must do to stay afloat. Comment.