Carroll Gardens–Cobble Hill

A Cobble Hill bar with a good burger

Bar Scrawl: What more do you need? Comments (4)

The Brooklyn Bridge is forever — so get a tattoo of it

Event: Head to Brooklyn Tattoo on May 22 to do just that in honor of the iconic span’s 128th anniversary. Comments (10)
Parenting: Roll over, Puppetworks — ClockWorks Theater is here. And this one isn’t just for kids. Comments (1)

Another teen wolfpack attack

Crime: Plus all the other crime news from Carroll Gardens, Cobble Hill and Red Hook’s 76th Precinct. Comments (3)

Rendering vs. reality on Smith Street

Rendering vs. reality on Smith Street

Development: Who are you going to believe — a developer or your own lying eyes? Comments (8)
A weekend arsonist scorched newly installed playground equipment at Public School 29 in Cobble Hill, alarming area residents and ruining the fun for hundreds of children. Comments (4)

Yeah, but aren’t all renderings just lies?

Development: The rendering of the building at the corner of Smith Street and Second Place is hardly alone as an example of artifice trumping actuality. Here are some other examples. Comment
Art: Opalia Flowers hosts a big exhibit of Ken Rush. Comments (1)

Misplaced Gowanus dance club to become neighborhood music venue

Nightlife: An out-of-place dance club — shuttered after noise and capacity violations — will reopen this week in Gowanus with a new name and concept. Comments (1)
Boerum Hill’s Strong Place Day Care Center will soon be renamed in honor of Hope Reichbach, the City Council staffer who worked to save the facility from city budget cuts. Comments (16)

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