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  1. Rage against the machine: a Progressivea Dems slam Bklyn boss for...Read the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | The Brooklyn Paper

    Some Brooklyn Democrats blasted Kings County's Democratic Party's chairman at the group's fifth-annual post-primary breakfast at Junior's Restaurant Downtown on Sept. 18, after he negotiated what they called a back-room deal to support one candidate to succeed a Brooklyn Heights state senator, instead of allowing members to vote on a nominee.

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  2. Bites of North Brooklyn: Taste food fest offers culinary tour of Williamsburg, GreenpointRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | The Brooklyn Paper

    Employees of Williamsburg oyster bar Maison Premiere cracked open some bivalve mollusks at Sunday's Taste Williamsburg Greenpoint food festival, which brought together more than 50 businesses from the nabes. Thousands of foodies chowed down at East River State Park on Sunday during the Taste Williamsburg Greenpoint festival, which brought more than 50 restaurants from the nabes together to create a grub hub that offered attendees a satisfying culinary tour.

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  3. a Little Caribbeana coming to Brooklyn: Pols designate district...Read the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | The Brooklyn Paper

    Local pols will designate the city's first-ever "Little Caribbean" district on Sept. 28, officially commemorating parts of Prospect-Lefferts Gardens and Flatbush for their robust communities of immigrants from the region.The recognition will ensure the fast-gentrifying neighborhoods retain their Caribbean history and identity, according to the woman who spearheaded the naming initiative.

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  4. Five things to do in Brooklyn this weekRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | The Brooklyn Paper

    Pach it in: The "Dumbo Drop" fund-raiser in Dumbo will release thousands of plastic pachyderms over Washington Street on Sept. 28. Bushwick Open Studios kicks off its annual art extravaganza tonight with a proliferation of opening parties.

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  5. September 22: Iss. 38Read the original story

    6 hrs ago | The Brooklyn Paper

    This week we've got a Dumbo drop, the Atlantic Antic, a visit from Spongebob Squarepants, and much more! Brooklyn is the place to be! Comment Stay and let me look at you. It's been so long I hardly knew you, standing in the door.

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  6. September 21: Iss. 38Read the original story

    6 hrs ago | The Brooklyn Paper

    Partying on Monday night sounds as inconceivable as shimmying to Wagner - but a six-piece "chicha" band is doing both in Park Slope. Comments A Greenpoint businessman wants to turn his pool hall into an eight-story apartment building - but neighbors say the still-sleepy area can't accommodate the hundreds of new residents a development that size will attract.

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  7. September 7: Iss. 36Read the original story

    6 hrs ago | The Brooklyn Paper

    This is the week when news agencies across the globe scramble to write speculative stories about Apple. Don't think we're going to miss out on the fun.

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  8. August 31: Iss. 35Read the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | The Brooklyn Paper

    An Italian designer's once controversial map of the New York City subway was so unpopular, straphangers demanded a replacement - but the elegant and informative diagram is making a comeback. Comments A massive observation wheel slated for Staten Island should be built in Coney Island, claim People's Playground boosters who say the amusement district should be home to anything remotely amusing in the city.

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  9. August 24: Iss. 34Read the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | The Brooklyn Paper

    A new Park Slope bookstore will reverse a book shop exodus that has left the borough's most famous community of writers and readers with just two places to buy tomes. Comment Our drinking illustrator shares his thoughts on a giant new beer garden with a three-lane bocce court, some strollers, and lots of bros.

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  10. August 17: Iss. 33Read the original story

    6 hrs ago | The Brooklyn Paper

    From the Bible to the Torah, from Dr. Seuss to the Brothers Grimm, if you can print it, they can strip to it. Comments This week, Carmine rallies against a waste transfer station in Gravesend - and the fact that people are too busy to notice him on the street.

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  11. August 10: Iss. 32Read the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | The Brooklyn Paper

    Armed with a bucket of Seven-Up and barrel of his favorite treat, Carmine better get to the Taj quick before an accident happens! Comments Motorists flagrantly break the law by double-parking on Dean Street, say angry cyclists who claim the rampant rule-flaunting puts their lives in peril. Comments They've already earned a spot on a Wheaties box, but now a team of Olympians are going to face their toughest judges yet - the crowd at Brooklyn's new Barclays Arena.

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  12. August 3: Iss. 31Read the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | The Brooklyn Paper

    A gun-wielding thief and an accomplice beat up a man then snatched his iPhone in Prospect Park on July 31, according to police. Comments A friend of the late actor Patrick Swayze is bringing the star's passion for dance to the Prospect Park band shell.

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  13. July 27: Iss. 30Read the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | The Brooklyn Paper

    A Prospect Heights woman exploited her position on an influential Brooklyn Bridge Park advisory committee to land a sweet business deal, claim her former colleagues who are lobbing allegations of cronyism over a $40-million bike track development. Comments One man wants to be Brooklyn's next district attorney.

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  14. July 13: Iss. 28Read the original story

    6 hrs ago | The Brooklyn Paper

    Naming your establishment after a local landmark is one thing, but taking the more than undrinkable Gowanus Canal as the impetus for a beverage - and serving it up to patrons - is walking a line between the playfully ironic, and plainly daring. Comments This week, our fearless mom looks forward to a summer free of plans - when she hopes to learn from her kids.

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  15. July 6: Iss. 27Read the original story

    6 hrs ago | The Brooklyn Paper

    When's the last time you stopped and asked yourself, "Does my news fit me as well as it should?" Shockingly, millions of Americans consume media products that don't match their informational interests, news needs, and entertainment cravings. But that's where The Brookyn Paper comes in, offering a custom-tailored news experience handcrafted to reflect your exact specifications.

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  16. June 29: Iss. 26Read the original story

    6 hrs ago | The Brooklyn Paper

    Everyone is hungry for news, but too many Brooklynites devour it the wrong way. Thankfully, there's The Brooklyn Paper, which provides all of the essential elements of a well-balanced news diet in a single serving.

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  17. June 15: Iss. 24Read the original story

    6 hrs ago | The Brooklyn Paper

    Join a conversation where the knives are as sharp as the wits at the Brooklyn Kitchen Book Club hosted by Brooklyn-based journalist Cara Cannella. Comment From the Mclaren pushers in Park Slope to the little league dads in Dyker Heights, to the hipsters papas in Williamsburg - all dad's deserve something manly this father's day.

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  18. June 8: Iss. 23Read the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | The Brooklyn Paper

    Hungry kickball players are urging the city to install grills in bustling McCarren Park, claiming greater access to hot dogs and burgers will improve their play. Comments Photographer Gina Pollack will display images of McCarren Park Pool's dilapidated glory three weeks before the pool opens to the public.

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  19. June 1: Iss. 22Read the original story

    6 hrs ago | The Brooklyn Paper

    Once every blue moon, every fortnight of fortnights - perhaps about as frequently as Halley's Comet comes around - riding the subway on the weekend is unsullied by its characteristically cumbersome service changes. Comment Horny Park Slopers and drug users have turned a secluded nook behind a popular grocery store into a makeshift bedroom for public sex - and neighbors want them to get lost before a grade school opens nearby.

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  20. May 11: Iss. 19Read the original story

    6 hrs ago | The Brooklyn Paper

    Consistent for 20 years, these young singers have shared the stage with the stars and are performing in their home town this spring with relish. Comment State Sen. Marty Golden and his team of GOPers went head to head with Councilman Vincent Gentile's daring Democrats during an annual Bay Ridge slug-fest: the Bay Ridge Community Council's tug-of-war competition.

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