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Brooklyn Police Tell Black Teens 'Get Out Of The Neighborhood:' Witness

| Posted 10.01.2014 | Black Voices

By Leslie Albrecht PARK SLOPE — NYPD officers in patrol cars trailed a group of black teens walking through Park Slope and told them over their l...

Hiding in Plain Sight: Life Under the Wheel of a $1,000 Stroller

Karen Paperno | Posted 02.21.2014 | Politics
Karen Paperno

Mine has become a neighborhood of excess and ease while I have sunk into poverty. Here I am, the owner of a shop in the epicenter of the baby universe, and I can't make my rent. I just want people to know how some of us are hiding in plain sight, serving you with a smile while our gut lurches with hunger and anxiety.

The ROMEOWS Is Part Seinfeld, Part My Dinner With Andre

Thane Rosenbaum | Posted 09.18.2013 | New York
Thane Rosenbaum

Not a single one of them could have imagined that they would one day all star in a movie, over fifty years later, that pays tribute to their long-lasting friendship, and how they simply refused to abandon Brooklyn, that borough that so lovingly made them.

NYC to Name School in Honor of Maurice Sendak

Rocco Staino | Posted 04.13.2013 | Books
Rocco Staino

Maurice Sendak, the famed children's book author and illustrator, who passed away on May 7th will be memorialized with a public school named in his honor.

JR-Inspired Street Art Pays Homage To Park Slope Fixtures

Park Slope, NY Patch | Kristen v. Brown|Email the Author|6:00am | Posted 07.26.2011 | New York

On Bergen Street, stoops pay tribute to some of the neighborhood's most familiar faces: bodega owners, copy shop employees, and pretty much anyone els...

Park Slopers' Dirty Little Secret

Fucked in Park Slope | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

Ok, so this totally comes from downtown rumor-ville as: a. it's second hand knowledge; and b. I don't even belong to the Park Slope Food Coop, so I h...