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Friday, May 27, 2011

Who’s your crawdaddy?

Dining: Sycamore hosts its annual crawfish boil on June 4. Get your tickets now! Comment.

Last weekend’s sheep-shearing thing was a hairy good time

Park Slope: Prospect Park’s sheep got a little off the top — and sides, and legs and chests — at their annual shearing last weekend. Comment.

Thursday, May 26, 2011

Pavilion renovations are almost done — just in time for Memorial Day

Park Slope: Park Slope’s Pavilion Cinema has finished its long-promised makeover and thorough scrubbing — and the curtain will be up in time for the big blockbuster weekend. Comments (11).

PS 9 enters chartered territory

Brooklyn Is Angry: The city will house a charter school in the PS 9 building on Underhill Avenue — further fueling a long-running battle for space at the school. Comments (3).

Wednesday, May 25, 2011

Prospect Park Alliance slashes budget, killing Macy’s contest and other programs

Meadows of Shame: Prospect Park’s 63-year-old kids fishing contest will get the hook, and dozens of other programs will be slashed or saddled with new fees, thanks to dramatic budget cuts unveiled last week by the Prospect Park Alliance. Comments (18).

Hospital victim victimized in hospital

Park Slope: Hmm, another patient was robbed inside New York Methodist Hospital. We find that interesting. Don’t you? Plus the other crime from Park Slope’s 78th Precinct. Comment.

Knifeman on a bike on Flatbush

Prospect Heights: Plus the other crime in Prospect Heights’ 77th Precinct. Comment.

Tuesday, May 24, 2011

Goose down! One of the baby goslings is missing and believed dead

Meadows of Shame: And then there were three. Comments (31).

Monday, May 23, 2011

Take the train to the game — and then inside

Construction Update: The Nets and the MTA are trying to work out a deal to get you to — and in — the Barclays Center with a MetroCard. Comments (18).

Bergen Street steps ahead as artist turns stoops into gallery space

Art: And local shopowners become muses. Comments (1).

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