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GO Brooklyn: The Brooklyn Paper#8217;s essential guide to the Borough of Kings

Saturday, Aug. 5, 2006

URBAN FARMERS

Could Ditmas Park be the next dining destination? Comment

COMEDY ON ’TAP’      

Politicians will put on tap shoes and then tap your phone lines in Theater for the New City’s new summer production, "Tap Dance," performing free in parks from Aug. 5 through Sept. 17. Comment

ORBITING BROOKLYN      

"Satellite" may have been an official selection at the Tribeca Film Festival and recipient of a special jury prize at the Madrid Film Festival, but Jeff Winner, the independent movie’s writer-director, says he knows people are really getting his film because they are approaching him and telling him about their own "Satellite" moments. Comment

DOO-WOP DADDY

Sirius Satellite Radio host Bruce Morrow, better known as former WCBS-FM disc jockey Cousin Brucie (pictured), discusses the heyday of doo-wop in "American Soundtrack: Doo Wop’s Best" premiering Saturday on Thirteen/WNET New York. Comment

STREET SMARTS

Is the street you live on named after a politician, the color of dirt, or a family riddled with secrets and murder? Comment

ROMANTIC RISTORANTE      

It’s that time again: My daughter has left for camp. My husband and I will miss her, of course, so we shared a moment of silence before opening a bottle of wine and deciding where to have dinner. Comment

BEACH PARTY     

On Thursday, a stage in Coney Island will transform into the "Love Shack": a little old place where we can get together and rock out with the B-52’s. Comment

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