Wednesday Links

One-Time Drug Dealer Now Working to Combat Violence in Crown Heights [NY Times]
12 Restaurant Triumphs of 2012 [NY Times]
Storm-Tossed Students Find Haven in Brooklyn Catholic Schools [NY Times]
A New Calf Has Arrived in Brooklyn [NY Times]
Assemblyman Boyland Denied Legal Aid for Corruption Trial [NY Post]
Two Women, Dog Escape Raging Christmas Eve Fire in PLG [NY Post]
Patsy Grimaldi Wins Court Battle to Open Pizzeria Next to Rival [NY Daily News]
Bed Stuy Teen Shot in Back in Botched Robbery [NY Daily News]
Fire Breaks out in East New York Church Christmas Morning [DNAinfo]
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