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Carroll Gardens–Cobble Hill

Friday, May 6, 2011

Funny girl Sloane Crosley comes to BookCourt on May 12

Books: The humor essayist talks about Lisbon clowns, kleptomaniac roommates and haunted apartments in ‘How Did You Get This Number.’ Comment.

Wednesday, May 4, 2011

‘Pong for Teeth’ has $7K bite

Event: Friends, family, barflies and even a ping-pong legend helped raise $7,000 for a toothless paddle jockey trying to ride his table tennis talent — and stamina — to a new set of pearly whites. Comment.

This thief opts for the real ‘Real Thing’

Carroll Gardens: Coke without corn syrup? It’s a crime NOT to steal it! Plus all the other crime news from Carroll Gardens, Cobble Hill and Red Hook’s 76th Precinct. Comment.

Tuesday, May 3, 2011

Osama is dead — and so is her silent protest

Red Hook: Red Hook’s famed Osama bin Laden sign is finally down for the count. Comments (1).

Monday, May 2, 2011

Guac attack! It’s all about the avocado at this cook-off

Event: Head to the Bell House on May 8 for a guacamole competition. Chips included. Comment.

Rucola is a homey Italian joint in Boerum Hill

The Best Thing We Ate This Week: And it wants you breakfast, lunch and dinner. Comment.

Friday, April 29, 2011

Hope Reichbach, political rising star, is dead at 22

Boerum Hill: Hope Reichbach, a well-liked 22-year-old aide to Councilman Steve Levin, is dead of an apparent overdose. Comments (21).

Hondros, war photographer killed in Libya, mourned in Carroll Gardens

Carroll Gardens: More than 1,000 residents mourned a Brooklyn war photographer as an “American hero” at his funeral on Wednesday in Carroll Gardens. Comments (1).

Thursday, April 28, 2011

Ikea now offers fuel from meatballs — and the sun

Red Hook: The Beard Street furniture store flips the switch on its solar power array. Comments (7).

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