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Carroll Gardens–Cobble Hill

Covering: Carroll Gardens, Cobble Hill, Red Hook, Gowanus, Columbia St Waterfront, Boerum Hill

The way we were! Carroll Gardens native recalls the ‘hood in funny new book

Books: Depending on whom you ask, Brooklyn in the 1980s was either a violent, dirty, cesspool, or a wonderland filled with hilarious characters. For author John Khoury, it was both. Read more…

You’ll want to ‘Sample’ and hold

Bar Scrawl: Our Bar Scrawl cartoonist likes a tiny new Smith Street bar. Comments (2)

Momstrocity pays! PS 29’s PTA embezzler avoids jail with first restitution check

A last-minute deal — and a big check — keeps Providence Hogan out of jail (for now). Comments (17)

Get ‘Farked’ up at this nerd news party

Awesome: Fans of — our favorite weird news aggregator — are getting together for a completely normal party on Friday. Comment

Oy, the old senior scam!

Crime: Plus all the crime from Carroll Gardens, Cobble Hill and Red Hook’s 76th Precinct. Comment
The family that’s owned the bar and grill for decades says it is about to hand over the reins. Comments (2)

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