Carroll Gardens–Cobble Hill

A showcase of Americana music — minus the America

Music: The musicians at this show might hail from abroad, but their tastes are strictly down home. Comment
Bar Scrawl: Our drinking illustrator enjoys rum and slushies at Crown Heights Caribbean bar Glady’s. Comment

Spinning the story: Cobble Hill author chronicles rare record collectors

Books: This book is the vinyl word on lovers of 78 RPM records. Comment
Transit: A construction worker was injured at the Smith–Ninth Street subway station in Gowanus on Wednesday afternoon when he was hit in the head with a section of falling scaffolding, transit officials said. Comments (6)
Hospitals in Crisis: A new batch of pols and activists, including the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People, have waded into the Long Island College Hospital fight in the final days of the deal to sell the former medical campus. Comments (11)

Cops: Bar-goer smashes beer glass on man’s face

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

Cops: Gunman standoff in Gowanus ends in suicide

Crime: UPDATE: Two men are critically injured and a gunman is dead after an attack that drew the bomb squad and combat-ready cops to an industrial block of 13th Street. Comments (1)

Land ho! Free weekend ferry back in Red Hook

Transit: Red Hookers looking to take a day trip to Manhattan are in luck. Comment

Gowanus activists to pol: You’re not listening!

Development: A group of rabble-rousers brought Occupy Wall Street theatrics to a neighborhood planning meeting last night, saying that Councilman Brad Lander is glossing over neighbor anger about development. Comments (16)

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