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Thursday, Jan. 22, 2009

All drawn out

Atlantic Yards: Our cartoonist Cristian Fleming offers his take on the mayor’s Coney Island plan. Comment.

Brook-vin opens tonight!

Dining: A new wine bar opens on Seventh Avenue — so lift a glass of the great house red. Comment.

Council $eat becoming two-man race

Park Slope: Just-released campaign finance filings by the six candidates seeking to represent a broad swath of Brownstone Brooklyn in the City Council show a shift in momentum. Comments (1).

Wednesday, Jan. 21, 2009

What’s with all the laptop thefts

Park Slope: Your apartment is turning into a Circuit City. Plus all the other crime news from Park Slope’s 78th Precinct. Comments (1).

Cartoonist has gone country

Music: One of the coolest acts to come out of Brooklyn’s music scene is a country-crooning Jewish cartoonist from the New Yorker magazine who has two creaky chords and a voice that sounds like it was run over by the kind of beat-up Dodge that rumbles through his songs. Comment.

Monday, Jan. 19, 2009

Hotel is true bleu!

Park Slope: Something’s up at Hotel LeBleu on Fourth Avenue in Park Slope — but it’s not the occupancy rates, as this exclusive podcast reveals. Join Brooklyn Paper Editor Gersh Kuntzman and Señor Editor Vince DiMiceli as they uncover the blue news at Hotel LeBleu. With video … Comments (1).

Friday, Jan. 16, 2009

Ace of clubs! Author Henkin will visit your book group

Books: Call him the anti-Salinger. Call him a shameless self-promoter. Hey, just call him — he’ll show up at your book club! Comment.

Methodist Hospital rolls a lucky seven with Park Slope Parents

Park Slope: New York Methodist Hospital has pacified the famously irascible Park Slope Parents. Comment.

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