Carroll Gardens–Cobble Hill

Gowanus braces for parole office

Development: Brooklyn’s parole headquarters is headed for Gowanus, and the local community board is preparing for a fight from neighbors apprehensive about an influx of former prisoners to the industrial neighborhood. Comments (14)

TONIGHT: Gowanus residents sound off on ’hood’s future

Development: Gowanus activists hope to show a local pol what democracy looks like tonight by holding their own meeting to counter a series of community-planning sessions that they say ignored the community. Comments (13)

Totes lame: Thief swipes designer bags from designer’s car

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

Puppet show revives the heyday of New York’s working waterfront

Theater: This story comes with a few strings attached. Comments (1)

Chuck Klosterman talks Batman, Brooklyn, and BoCoCa

Books: The famed Boerum Hill writer will be at Book Court on July 7 for a book reading he promises will involve very little actual reading. Comment

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