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Carroll Gardens–Cobble Hill

Thursday, Feb. 4, 2010

Editorial: Now Joe Sitt says he’ll build a mini-college town on the Red Hook waterfront? There he goes again. Comments (1)

Wednesday, Feb. 3, 2010

Red Hook: Red Hook already has a furniture store and a supermarket — how about some frat houses? Comments (2)

Bike thief caught!

Crime: One of the most-wanted men — the bicycle thief! — has been caught. Plus all the crime news from Carroll Gardens, Cobble Hill and Red Hook’s 76th Precinct. Comments (3)

Homicide in the Hook

Crime: A 26-year-old Red Hook resident was shot and killed in his apartment on Monday — the first murder of the year in the confines of the 76th Precinct. Comment

Monday, Feb. 1, 2010

Nick Flynn loses himself and his country in new memoir

Books: The Cobble Hill poet tortures himself over torture in the scintillating book, “The Ticking is the Bomb.” Comments (2)

An explosive excerpt from ‘The Ticking is the Bomb’

Books: The function of torture in our society is not about getting information, in spite of what we might want to believe. It is merely about power. It tells the world that there is now no limit to what we will […] Comment

Friday, Jan. 29, 2010

Stat! Merger takes Long Island College Hospital off intensive care

Long Island College Hospital’s financial malaise is about to run its course, thanks to an agreement that would merge it with another healthcare center, officials say. Comments (5)

Thursday, Jan. 28, 2010

The city approved a charter school’s controversial expansion within a Red Hook public school early on Wednesday morning — despite the efforts of scores of teachers and parents to prevent it. Comments (3)

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