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Thursday, Feb. 12, 2009

Tapped out! Hook brewery is ordered to stop making ‘Obama’ ale

Red Hook: Federal agents have ordered a Red Hook brewery to stop making its popular “Hop Obama” ale — a beer that was first brewed during the presidential campaign as a way of supporting the then-underdog candidate. Comments (5)

NuNu chocolate, new home

Shopping: Atlantic Avenue just got a whole lot sweeter — just in time for Valentine’s Day. Comment

Wednesday, Feb. 11, 2009

‘Real World’ house gets Buzz-ed!

Red Hook: The first star of the MTV’s “Real World” to book its next leading role is the Red Hook set itself. Comments (1)

A bridge too far!

Carroll Gardens: A woman is mugged on a Gowanus Expressway footbridge. Plus all the other crime news from Carroll Gardens, Cobble Hill and Red Hook’s 76th Precinct. Comment

Monday, Feb. 9, 2009

(House of) Detention deficit disorder

Boerum Hill: The city comptroller has delayed Mayor Bloomberg’s plan to renovate and reopen the Brooklyn House of Detention by saying that the costs for an initial portion of the project had almost doubled without a detailed explanation. Comments (2)

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