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Carroll Gardens–Cobble Hill

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

Two great things — beer and adoptable pets — come together at the Bell House

Nightlife: Sweet Action and sweet puppies under one roof on March 26. Comments (1)

A new Creation myth at Issue Project Room

Theater: The Gowanus music space presents “Original Innocence,” a rock opera that puts a contemporary spin on Adam and Eve. Comment

Our cartoonist goes express for 61 Local

Bar Scrawl: Bar Scrawl takes his cartoonists’-eye view into Cobble Hill’s new hole in the wall. Comments (4)

Flush with history! Man wants to turn his old outhouse into a museum

A urban archeologist has refurbished the 19th-century outhouse that came with his Hoyt Street house, and now he’s hoping to transform the primitive bathroom into a tourist attraction. Comments (5)
Dining: To find the perfect picnic spot this summer, you might have to put your mind in the gutter. Comments (14)
Brooklyn Is Angry: A cavernous Carroll Gardens development site is in purgatory — and neighbors are mad as hell. Comment

More thievery for computers

Crime: Lots of break-ins this week. Plus all the other crime news from Carroll Gardens, Cobble Hill and Red Hook’s 76th Precinct. Comment
Development: Residents get insider prices, but a bastion of 19th-century humanitarianism becomes another case of 21st-century gentrification. Comments (8)

Smoked out! Cops bust cig runners

Holy smokes! Comment

Live from Gowanus! It’s Al Franken!

Awesome: The Land o’ Lakes liberal lion will officiate at a Minnesota-themed state fair at the Bell House on March 20. Will it be fun? You betcha! Comments (2)

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