Brooklyn Courier

Wednesday, May 29, 2013

Bedford-Stuyvesant

Pieing the competition: Bed-Stuy Saraghina’s coppa pizza joins the greats

Outside of Naples, Italy, the fiercest contest for best pizza is right here in Brooklyn. Comment.

Friday, May 24, 2013

Park Slope

Paved Brooklyn could escape cicada ‘swarmaggedon’

Might “swarmaggedon” - the oft-reported cicada orgy coming to the northeast for the first time in 17 years miss Brooklyn entirely? Comment.
Williamsburg

Chain, chain, chain: Bike Fetish day returns

These freaks will do anything for a good Schwinn. Comment.
Williamsburg

Souping up business: Hipster bringing the bacon to Brooklyn

Not content to bring bacon soup only to the people of Williamsburg, a Williamsburg chef has rented a commercial kitchen in Bedford-Stuyvesant and partnered with an online food seller to bring his delectable dishes borough-wide. Comments (1).

Wednesday, May 22, 2013

Park Slope

Vendors: Googa cancellation cost us moolah

Mother Nature wiped out the final day of the controversial Great GoogaMooga in Prospect Park, and some say they took a hit because of it. Comment.
BoroBeat

Hundreds brave rain for Park Slope’s Fifth Ave. Fair

Brooklynites flocked to Park Slope’s annual Fifth Avenue Fair Sunday despite the stormy weather. Comment.
Park Slope

Goons punch straphanger for iPhone

Plus all the other crime from Park Slope’s 78th Precinct blotter. Comment.
Carroll Gardens

Cops: Suspect steals officer’s shield during dispute

Plus a smattering of other crimes from the 76th Precinct in Carroll Gardens. Comment.

Monday, May 20, 2013

BoroBeat

Dinner and dancing New York Methodist gala

Staff at New York Methodist Hospital were treated to cocktails, food, and a raffle at the medical center’s bash, held at the Brooklyn Museum. Comment.

Saturday, May 18, 2013

Williamsburg

Lopez resigns, will still seek council seat

Embattled Williamsburg and Bushwick Assemblyman Vito Lopez has resigned from the Assembly, but he still plans on running for the City Council later this year. Comments (3).
Boerum Hill

Meat, skin, and fat: Mile End sandwich is a decadent delight

It is, amazingly, a chicken salad sandwich to brag about. Comment.

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