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Tuesday, June 25, 2013

They heart tattoos

Sunset Park: Ink convention comes to Sunset Park Comment.

Wildlife advocates clean up harmful debris around Prospect Park’s lakeside

Park Slope: A group of nature-lovers got down and dirty in Prospect Park on Saturday to help keep the wildlife of Brooklyn’s backyard out of harm’s way. Comments (2).

Monday, June 24, 2013

Horsing around

Art: Art show focuses on hoofed animal. Comment.

Wednesday, June 19, 2013

History lesson: Library takes Pacific branch off block

Park Slope: The Brooklyn Public Library has put controversial plans to sell an historic branch on hold, claiming that it will now try to figure out a way to continue using the aging structure after a replacement library is built nearby. Comments (9).

Crook on bike snatches iPhone

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

Monday, June 17, 2013

Park advocates fear film fest crowds will destroy damaged meadow

Prospect-Lefferts Gardens: Some Prospect Park-lovers are outraged that a massive outdoor short film festival, billed as the world’s biggest, is coming to a popular meadow in Prospect Park next weekend, especially after the controversial Great GoogaMooga music and food extravaganza, they say, wrecked the greenspace last month. Comments (27).

Friday, June 14, 2013

Park Slopers reject city plan for slower Fourth Avenue

Mean Streets: Members of a local panel reversed course and shot down a major city plan to slow traffic on a dangerous stretch of Fourth Avenue in Park Slope on Wednesday night, calling the proposal “radical” and “ridiculous.” Comments (88).

Thursday, June 13, 2013

Pooch-friendly scavenger hunt helps pups without a home

Fuzzy Brooklyn: Pooch lovers teamed up with their canine friends last Sunday for a fun-filled competition to raise funds for a local animal rescue organization. Comments (1).

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