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Thursday, Nov. 20, 2008

The fire this time

Park Slope: Two long-empty storefronts on Seventh Avenue won’t be fixed up until the right tenant comes along, the owner says. Comment.

New eatery is a team ‘Playa’

Dining: Drinks at the Cabana, then seafood on la Playa. Comment.

Ommm-bama

Park Slope: Barack Obama won the election — whew! Now it’s time to do some serious yoga! Comment.

City seeks ‘stable-izing’ effect in Kensington

Kensington: The city moved forward with rezoning an eight-square-block area near the Kensington Stables — a move that concerned locals hope will protect the area from large-scale development encroaching on their turf. Comment.

Wednesday, Nov. 19, 2008

Beer boozer burglar!

Park Slope: This guy robbed a bar — and never even set down his beer! Plus all the other crime news (and there wasn’t too much of it this week) from Park Slope’s 78th Precinct. Comment.

Shaya finishes park rehab — just in time for winter!

Park Slope: The oft-delayed renovations of J.J. Byrne Park’s handball courts are finally done — and just in time for winter! Comments (3).

Crook is drinking to himself

Prospect Heights: A thief steals the electronics and a bottle of booze, too. Plus all the other crime news from Prospect Heights’ 77th Precinct. Comment.

Officer of the flies!

Windsor Terrace: A wolfpack of teens assaults an off-duty cop. Plus more crime from Windsor Terrace’s 72nd Precinct. Comment.

Monday, Nov. 17, 2008

Atomic blast! City wing joint comes to Brooklyn

Dining: Just in time for that other bird holiday, Atomic Wings opened its first outlet in Park Slope on Nov. 4, giving Brooklynites a taste of what many believe has been the most-elusive snack in the borough — the perfect Buffalo chicken wing. Comments (3).

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