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Thursday, Jan. 13, 2011

‘Grand’ threat? Hotel plan includes not-so-subtle warning

Park Slope: Approve our hotel — or else we’ll bring low-class clientele to the Grand Prospect Hall, owners Michael and Alice Halkias seem to be saying. Comments (19).

Wednesday, Jan. 12, 2011

‘Racial’ war at John Jay HS

Park Slope: More than 100 teachers, students and parents of John Jay HS in Park Slope — which comprises mostly minority students from outside the neighborhood — rallied on Tuesday against a city plan to site an “elite” public high school in the building. Comments (1).

Another iPhone bike theft

Park Slope: Another two-wheeling thief swipes an Apple phone. Plus the other crime from Park Slope’s 78th Precinct. Comment.

Baby shower gone bad

Prospect Heights: An ugly gunfight at a blessed event. Plus all the other news from Prospect Heights’ 77th Precinct. Comments (1).

Tuesday, Jan. 11, 2011

‘Racial’ battle at John Jay HS

Park Slope: Teachers and parents are fighting a city plan to put an “elite” high school inside the Seventh Avenue building. Comments (56).

Ain’t it ‘Grand’? Prospect Hall plans 11-story hotel

Park Slope: The owners of the Grand Prospect Hall, one of Park Slope’s most venerable institutions, want to build a massive hotel on top of its Prospect Avenue parking lot — and they’re holding the neighborhood hostage for support for the controversial project. Comments (13).

OTiS will elevate you this Saturday night at Southpaw

Music: It only took 10 years, but Craig Schoenbaum finally has a band. Comment.

Wednesday, Jan. 5, 2011

Crazy fight inside a Fifth Ave. store

Park Slope: A woman beats up another woman — all because she wouldn’t buy her crap! Plus the other crime from Park Slope’s 78th Precinct. Comment.

Bicyclist shot!

Prospect Heights: A cyclist is mugged and fired upon. Plus all the other news from Prospect Heights’ 77th Precinct. Comment.

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