Carroll Gardens–Cobble Hill

Despicable duo

Crime: A man is beaten on Columbia Street. Plus all the other crime news from Carroll Gardens, Cobble Hill and Red Hook’s 76th Precinct. Comment
Humble hero Kenneth Uribe ended up in a high-speed chase, but he got his man. Comments (4)

Michael ‘Mr. Funny Pants’ Showalter is all over town this week

Nightlife: Michael Showalter is a tad obsessed with process. Comments (2)
Dining: Nature greeted the opening of the new Van Leeuwen brothers’ ice cream shop in Boerum Hill with a blast of cold, Canadian air. Boerum Hill greeted the brothers with a packed house. Comments (5)
Forget gelato and cannoli, visitors to Carroll Park’s controversial “piazza” might instead be feasting on a steady diet of tortas and quesadillas. Comments (4)
Development: A historic Cobble Hill mansion dumped by the cash-strapped Long Island College Hospital is heading towards a controversial redevelopment as luxury housing. Comments (3)
Cleaning Our Waterways: The owner of a commercial bus depot along the Gowanus Canal dumped trash and motor oil into the already toxic waterway — and now he’s going to pay for the damage, state officials said this week. Comments (5)

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