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Wednesday, June 20, 2018

Coney Island

Making a Splash: Mermaid Parade brings out the joy of Coney Island

It was a sight to sea! Comment
He’s a bone fide local hero! Comment
Flatlands

PS 203 celebrates its first Eid al-Fitr

It was a fine finish for the fast. Comment
Bushwick

March madness: Hungry March Band launches its new album

Bring your appetite! Comment
Students from classrooms across the borough piloted self-made sailboats into the East River from Brooklyn Bridge Park last week, culminating the end of an eight-month ship-building course that taught the youngsters the value of a hard day’s work, according to its director. Comment
Meadows of Shame

Tortured water: Noxious blue-green algae returns to Prospect Park Lake for fifth year in a row

Toxic blue-green algae is blooming on Prospect Park Lake for the fifth-consecutive summer, according to state environmental sleuths, and stewards of Brooklyn’s Backyard are banning pooches from its water because the goop can be fatal to dogs and harmful to their humans. Comment

Tuesday, June 19, 2018

Sheepshead Bay

Bathhouse doubles as sports bar

It’s a soccer spa! Comment
Marine Park

Opera returns to Marine Park

Marine Park

Opera returns to Marine Park

These singers hit a high note! Comment
Borough-wide

Caught on stream: Man gets five-plus years in prison for brutal assault broadcast on Facebook

A Prospect-Lefferts Gardens man will spend five-and-a-half years in prison after pleading guilty to savagely beating a homeless man inside a Lincoln Road apartment complex — and broadcasting the assault live on Facebook — a judge ruled on Friday. Comments (1)
Park Slope

No road out: Driver charged with manslaughter for fatal Slope crash stuck in Rikers

The motorist who crashed into five people crossing a Park Slope street in March, killing two kids and an unborn baby, cannot make bail and will wait out her trial in New York City’s notoriously hellish Rikers Island — where one deranged inmate already assaulted her, according to her lawyer. Comment
Art

House of Escher: Exhibit showcases mindbending artist

This exhibit is in-depth! Comment

Monday, June 18, 2018

Canarsie

Woman killed in Canarsie collision

Canarsie

Woman killed in Canarsie collision

A woman was killed and her son critically injured in a traffic accident on Seaview Avenue in Canarsie on June 12. Comment
Three people stole five figures from a man in a bank parking lot on Flatbush Avenue on June 11. Comment
Midwood

Kids show off scientific achievements at District 22 expo

These kids are scientifically gifted! Comment
Gowanus

Rock ’n’ row: Guitarist performs while canoeing Gowanus Canal

Talk about grungy music! Comment
Dyker Heights

Today’s produce at yesterday’s prices! Beloved Dyker grocer’s anniversary sale celebrates two decades of bountiful biz

These Three Guys are ringing in 20 years! Comment
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Planting the seed of kindness at Rivendell School

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Planting the seed of kindness at Rivendell School

It sometimes seems that Rivendell School, for children ages 2–5, is the best-kept secret in the Gowanus area. Read more…
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