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Covering: Fort Greene, Clinton Hill, Crown Heights, Bedford-Stuyvesant

Lightning rod! Church goers say Diocese closed Montserrat because of outspoken pastor

The Brooklyn Diocese will shut a struggling 60-year-old church in Bedford-Stuyvesant — and parishioners believe the house of worship was targeted because its pastor took on church hierarchy and local pols. Comments (2)

Adams: I did not lie about Aqueduct gaming debacle

Politics: A once-time rising star in the state Senate is in full damage-control mode after a state investigation questioned his role in the corrupt bidding process over turning Aqueduct race track into a video gaming hall. Comments (5)

A real low ‘Budget’ crime

Crime: A woman is mugged after being forced into a rental car company driveway. Plus all the other crime news from Fort Greene and Clinton Hill’s 88th Precinct. Comments (3)

The must ‘Nut’! Mark Morris’s disco-era version of a classic

Dance: If there’s one “Nutcracker” production worth checking out this holiday season, this is it! Comment

Paging Dr. Javastein! Fort Greene gets ‘coffee lab’

Dining: Now sleepy Fort Greene residents can get the perfect cup of coffee four very different ways. Comment

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