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Saturday, Sept. 1, 2007

Wrecking balls

Atlantic Yards: Atlantic Yards developer Bruce Ratner will move forward with a long-planned demolition this week, leaving a family that is suing to stop the project to live, literally, in the shadow of its progress. Comment.

Zum gali gali gali! Guitar, amp swiped from Garfield Temple

Park Slope: The Garfield Temple was broken into during the early morning hours of Aug. 23 — and a guitar and amplifier was stolen. Plus all the other crime from Park Slope’s 78th Precinct Comment.

Verses & Reverses

Perspective: Our poet laureate weighs in on a new study about senior sex. Comment.

Eviction party

Park Slope: Neighbors of 533 Bergen St. rallied — and held a block party — to protest the coming eviction of the rent-controlled residents there. Comment.