Brooklyn Courier

Saturday, Dec. 24, 2011

Brooklyn Courier

Van rob leads to 10 injuries

Plus an assortment of other crimes from the 70th Precinct. Comment.

Thursday, Dec. 22, 2011

Park Slope

It’s curtains for Timboo’s

A great old man bar will close on Fifth Avenue. Comments (1).
The Greatest Story Ever

Time cops! Fancy watch maker wages war against Rolex Deli

It was a matter of time! Comment.
Williamsburg

Power chords! Steve Levin is councilman by day and bassman by night

And last weekend, he united with his band in Stylofone at Brooklyn Bowl. Comment.
Bedford-Stuyvesant

It’s all about the beer at the new Brooklyn Tap House

If this doesn’t please the beer snobs, nothing will. Comments (2).
Park Slope

Fire guts Seventh Avenue apartment; two injured

Flames, smokeeaters and heroes in Park Slope — and we’ve got the pictures! Comment.

Wednesday, Dec. 21, 2011

Fort Greene

Gang mugs teens at knifepoint at Atlantic Terminal

Plus more relentless crime from Fort Greene and Clinton Hill’s 88th Precinct. Comment.
BoroBeat

Night Bazaar was a Brooklyn stocking stuffer

Holiday shoppers dispelled their big-box blues by heading to Williamsburg for an Asian night market-styled souk. Comment.
Park Slope

Here’s some exciting news: Two guns are missing

Plus the other crime from Park Slope’s 78th Precinct. Comment.
Greenpoint

Thief breaks his crime cherry

Plus all the other crime from Greenpoint’s 94th Precinct. Comment.
Williamsburg

Dog bites man — where the sun don’t shine

Plus all the other dastardly news from Williamsburg’s 90th Precinct. Comment.
Brooklyn Heights

Someone robbed Hank’s Saloon!

Plus all the other crime from Brooklyn Heights and Downtown’s 84th Precinct blotter. Comment.
Prospect Heights

Cabbie stiffed, but passenger is collared

Plus the other crime in Prospect Heights’ 77th Precinct. Comment.

Tuesday, Dec. 20, 2011

Brooklyn Courier

Christmas spirit comes to Midwood

Old-time family spreads holiday cheer in Jewish ‘hood — and the neighbors love it! Comments (2).
Downtown

Shake it, baby! Shake Shack comes to the Fulton Mall today

Shake Shack finally has a Brooklyn accent. Comment.
Carroll Gardens

Macbooks stolen from school!

Believe it — more computers stolen out of a school. Plus all the crime from Carroll Gardens, Cobble Hill and Red Hook’s 76th Precinct. Comment.

Monday, Dec. 19, 2011

Brooklyn Courier

Take a dive! Brooklyn College bans Midwood HS swim team from its new pool

The Midwood HS Hornets swim team used to dive into a pool across the street at Brooklyn College, but now that the college has opened a new fitness center featuring a new pool, it won’t let the teenagers take a dip. Comments (1).
Williamsburg

Drug deal — Pfizer angers locals by putting last three lots up for sale

Global pharmaceutical giant Pfizer — which operated a massive complex in South Williamsburg for all of the 20th century until closing in 2007 — has listed its last three parcels on Harrison Avenue near Gerry Street and Wallabout Street. Comment.

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