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Thursday, July 18, 2013

Girl power!

Nightlife: It’s scary, it’s sporty, and it’s posh — it’s a Spice Girls singalong. Comment

Smith Street eatery Saul is moving to Brooklyn Museum

Dining: Saul, the renowned Smith Street restaurant, served its last meal Sunday before shutting its Boerum Hill location for a move into the Brooklyn Museum later this year. Comments (13)

Wednesday, July 17, 2013

Cops: Woman uses metal earring as weapon

Carroll Gardens: Plus a smattering of other crimes from the 76th Precinct in Carroll Gardens. Comment

Tuesday, July 16, 2013

Smith Street goes red, white — and bleu — for Bastille Day

Boerum Hill: Thousands of French ex-pats and just as many local Francophiles turned out for the annual street fair celebrating French independence. Comment

LICH update: Advocates say ambulance ban puts lives in danger

Cobble Hill: The state’s ban on ambulances dropping off patients at Long Island College Hospital’s Cobble Hill emergency room could lead to the unnecessary death of residents who now have to be rushed extra miles for urgent care, hospital advocates claim. Comments (1)

Monday, July 15, 2013

Beloved Carroll Gardens activist Lydia ‘Buffy’ Buffington, 61

Carroll Gardens: She was “Buffy” to her friends and “Mami Giga” to her family, but late Gowanus Canal Community Development Organization “heart and soul” Lydia Buffington will live on as a neighborhood icon in her beloved Carroll Gardens. Comments (10)

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