Posts Tagged ‘Brooklyn’

Gowanus: A neighborhood up for grabs

Posted on September 9th, 2011 by Ali Hussain

Gowanus: A neighborhood up for grabs

Gowanus was the only neighborhood that remained untouched because of the polluted canal.

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A co-op plan sprouts in Prospect-Lefferts Gardens

Posted on September 9th, 2010 by Melissa Smith

A co-op plan sprouts in Prospect-Lefferts Gardens

A Prospect-Lefferts Gardens resident tries to improve her neighborhood’s access to quality food.

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Longtime Carroll Gardens residents wrestle with development

Posted on September 3rd, 2010 by Will Holloway

Longtime Carroll Gardens residents wrestle with development

Development and historic district designation are debated in a traditionally Italian-American neighborhood.

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Polish elections in Greenpoint

Posted on September 3rd, 2010 by Anna Spinner

Polish elections in Greenpoint

Poland elects Komorowski but Greenpoint chooses Kaczyński

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Housing plan in Prospect-Lefferts Gardens is in limbo

Posted on August 28th, 2010 by Melissa Smith

Housing plan in Prospect-Lefferts Gardens is in limbo

A proposal for permanent supportive housing draws mixed feelings from the community.

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Impending day care closures frustrate Brooklyn parents

Posted on August 28th, 2010 by Will Holloway

Impending day care closures frustrate Brooklyn parents

As two Brooklyn day cares fall victim to budget cuts, parents express dismay.

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Brooklyn’s B71 bus facing elimination

Posted on August 19th, 2010 by Will Holloway

Brooklyn’s B71 bus facing elimination

Residents protest the discontinuation of Brooklyn’s B71 bus.

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Armed robberies in Park Slope put shop owners on edge

Posted on December 14th, 2009 by Lauren Sausser

Armed robberies in Park Slope put shop owners on edge

A rash of armed robberies in Park Slope have led business owners to take extra safety measures in the normally quiet neighborhood.

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Republicans try to find footing in Brooklyn

Posted on November 9th, 2009 by Lauren Sausser

Republicans try to find footing in Brooklyn

Republican Joe Nardiello campaigns in deep-blue Brooklyn.

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Students rock out at Rock School

Posted on October 26th, 2009 by Lauren Sausser

Students rock out at Rock School

Music education takes an untraditional form in Park Slope.

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Living

Crotona Park East and West Farms to get facelift

Crotona Park East and West Farms to get facelift

Twenty percent of the new development area will be reserved for affordable housing, according to the group’s proposal.

Politics

Harlem artist, neighborhood work to preserve murals

Harlem artist, neighborhood work to preserve murals

Many Harlem residents consider these gates a part of the neighborhood’s history.

Religion

Racial propaganda causes concern in Greenpoint

Racial propaganda causes concern in Greenpoint

White supremacist fliers were left under the windshield wipers of cars parked overnight in Greenpoint, but officials say their message is protected under the First Amendment.