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Saturday, Oct. 29, 2011

‘Truth’ hurts! Bandits steal TV from ‘confessional’ artwork

Prospect-Lefferts Gardens: A Prospect Lefferts Gardens artist whose work probed racial and economic tension in a rapidly gentrifying neighborhood could have included himself in the piece — thieves stole a TV that was a critical part of the artwork! Comments (17).

Friday, Oct. 28, 2011

Call it ‘Saint Mary’s’

Bar Scrawl: Our Bar Scrawl cartoonist likes a new Greenwood Heights joint. Comment.

Thursday, Oct. 27, 2011

This lady wants to reunite a groom to his lost wedding band

Prospect Heights: But don’t bother calling if it’s not your ring — she knows. Comments (2).

Wednesday, Oct. 26, 2011

The ‘Center’ of it all! Chinese acrobats, Russian dancers, flamenco dancers and more

Theater: They say variety is the spice of life — certainly, it’s the spice of the Brooklyn Center for the Performing Arts, which is back in action with a delicious new season chock-full of dance performances, theater productions and musical concerts that cater to the many diverse cultural groups that call the borough home. Comment.

These thugs delivered pain

Park Slope: Plus the other crime from Park Slope’s 78th Precinct. Comment.

Brutal mugging on St. Johns Place

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

Monday, Oct. 24, 2011

Zen, art and motorcycle maintenance

Art: Vax Moto repair shop hosts a cool art exhibition. But put the pedal to the metal — it’s almost over. Comments (1).

Friday, Oct. 21, 2011

Marty’s meat-filled meet up

Shopping: The Beep cuts the ribbon — actually twine — on a new butcher shop in Park Slope. Comments (5).

Thursday, Oct. 20, 2011

City yanks down pop art drug message

Park Slope: Sanitation Department bureacrats turned into the city’s harshest art critics this week as the city yanked down street artist Russell King’s mock street sign about drug use that the provacateur had hung on Fifth Avenue in Park Slope. Comment.

How to eat Australian: New Prospect Heights eatery gives Asian food a Down Under appeal

Dining: The Sunburnt Calf opens on Vanderbilt Avenue — and we are there. Comments (2).