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With Community by Their Side, Neighbors Overcome Trauma After Armed Robberies [DPC]
After Years of Organizing, Neighborhood Volunteers Debut Q Gardens With Inaugural Cleanup [DPC]
Bakers on Alert: Sweet and Shiny Bakery in Bushwick Is for Sale [Bushwick Daily]
The Evolution of Benson/86th Street Chevrolet [Bensonhurst Bean]
Build It Back Paying Millions to Contractors for Bungled Work, Says Audit [Sheepshead Bites]
New Voices and P.S. 295 Invite Neighbors to Vote on New Playground Design [South Slope News]
Photos of the Day: Subway Cafe, Coney Island’s Newest Franchise, Opens April 1 [ATZ]
“Made in Bushwick”: Gentrification Hits Home For a Born-and-Bred Photographer [B+B]
10 Old Photos of Prospect Park to Remind You Spring Is on the Way [Kensington BK]
Battle on the Water in Sheepshead Bay [WNYC]
More Body Parts Found in Gravesend Park [DNA]

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Bushwick Resident Writes a Letter to Obama About Gentrification [Bushwick Daily]
Starbucks Coming to Myrtle Avenue in Clinton Hill [Myrtle Avenue]
“Laid Back” Farm Share Coming to Crown Heights Beer Hall This Summer [DNA]
De Blasio’s Affordable Housing Plan Comes Under Fire at Hearing [DNA]
Tonight: Greenfield, Treyger and FDNY Sponsor Fire Safety Seminar [Sheepshead Bites]
Conversions: For $8 Million, Live in Cobble Hill’s “Amity Street Horror” [Curbed]
Volunteers and Vendors Wanted for Greenwoodstock [South Slope News]
Red Hook Tenants Say Building Unsafe for Their New Kids [BK Paper]
Noah Baumbach’s “While We’re Young” Gets Brooklyn Right and Women Wrong [BK Based]

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Giant-Bathtub Mystery Solved: “Float Ventures, LLC” to Occupy Space Above Buschenschank [PMFA]
Newkirk Avenue Fire Victims Have Been Begging for Repairs for Years [DPC]
NYCHA Quietly Sold off Supplies Needed for Repair in Brooklyn [NYDN]
Watchmaker Shinola to Open First Brooklyn Store at Empire Stores in Dumbo [Crain's]
Controversial Bushwick Building CastleBraid Full of Helpful People [Bushwick Daily]
South Williamsburg’s Newest Boutique Is a Road Trip in Store Form [Racked]
Gaslights of Brooklyn Heights [Forgotten NY]

Photo by Juni Safont

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Councilwoman Cumbo Raises Concerns About “Blocs” of Asians Moving Into NYCHA [NYO]
Construction of Pulaski Bridge Bike Lane to Start Next Month [DNA]
Why Does It Take So Long to Build a Bike Lane in Brooklyn? A City Subcontractor Tells All [Brokelyn]
More Than 100 Firefighters Battle Blaze at 2010 Newkirk Avenue [DPC]
Brandi’s DIY and Antique-Chic Prewar Apartment in Crown Heights [AT]
GEM Discount Store Is Closing [Q Parkside]
New Bed Stuy Coffee Shop to Offer Baking and Cooking Classes [DNA]
Grand Opening: Bella Napoli Serves Brick-Oven Pizza on Bay Parkway [Bensonhurst Bean]
Here’s a Cow Tongue “Full Of Needles” Attached to a Tree in Prospect Park [Gothamist]
Volunteer to Help Make Brooklyn Students Readers for Life [Brooklynian]

Photo by Michael Pearce

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Bushwick Warehouse and Music Mecca Sells for $26 Million [TRD]
312 Leonard Street Gets Highest Price East of BQE [CO]
Former Starlite Lounge at Bergen and Nostrand up for Sale [BK Fullest]
Greenpoint Parking Lot for Sale as Development Site [Eagle]
Activists Plead: Don’t Turn Sunset Park Into Williamsburg [Eagle]
March Explosion: 11 New Restaurants Opened This Month in Bushwick [Bushwick Daily]
Neighbors Gather at Bar Chord to Raise Money for Equality For Flatbush [DPC]
City Appoints New General Manager for NYCHA [AP]
Share Your Thoughts on the B67 and B69 Buses [South Slope News]
Sneak Peek at Smorgasburg’s Newest Vendors, Debuting Next Week [B+B]
“Cards Against Brooklyn” Is Gonna Disrupt Your Next Radegast Hall Pregame [Gothamist]
Lessons Brooklyn Taught Me: A Transplant’s Love Letter [Brokelyn]
The Dirty, Jerky, Foul, Snail-Like “L” (1892) [Brownstone Detectives]

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Neighbor to Open Arts and Crafts Shop With a Café and Garden at 1219 Church Avenue [DPC]
Windsor Terrace Library One of 10 Finalists in Neighborhood Library Awards [Kensington BK]
Instagram Recap: Greenpoint Gallery Night [Greenpointers]
Yes, Gentrification (and Polyamory) Came up at TEDxBushwick [B+B]
Watch an Ad for “Settlers of Brooklyn,” a Fictional Game That Roasts Hipster Culture [CNET]
The Prospect Park Carousel Reopens This Thursday! [South Slope News]
Hairy Commute: L Train Doors Close on Lady’s Coiffure [Gothamist]
Brooklyn Heights Residents Give Library Suggestions [BHB]
Tonight’s Community Board Meeting [Q Parkside]

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Windsor Terrace Food Co-op Celebrates Its Grand Opening at 825 Caton Avenue [Kensington BK]
City Stopped Excavation of Atlantic Avenue Tunnel Due to Petty Politics, Press Leaks [NYDN]
Community Reels After Devastating Midwood Fire [BK Paper]
Bushwick Community Rallied Yesterday for Upgrades to Neighborhood Parks [Bushwick Daily]
Brooklyn Deserves Better Governors Island Ferry Service, Politicians Argue [Gothamist]
Beautiful Pink Tickets Blooming Throughout Neighborhood [Q Parkside]
Soul Cycle Expands to Brooklyn Heights [BHB]
Construction Watch: BAM Cultural District Tower Starts to Rise From the Ground [Curbed]
Spring Brings the Bean Shooters (1863) [Brownstone Detectives]

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Citywide Rezoning Plan Would Benefit Developers, Hurt Neighborhoods [Gotham Gazette]
Hotels May Be Excluded From Industrial Zones [Crain's]
Bushwick Buzz: Behind the Transformation of the Once-Gritty Nabe [TRD]
Food Co-op Members to Open Caton Avenue Site Saturday [DPC]
Parents Take Note: Next Saturday’s BK Rocks for Maple Street School [Q Parkside]
Bread & Spread Serves Dumbo’s Best Made-to-Order Sandwiches [Gothamist]
Agnellini Pasquale Make Their Yearly Appearance at Court Street Pastry [PMFA]
The First Day of Spring in Brooklyn, 1905 [Brownstone Detectives]

Photo by Joel Zimmer

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Crackdown on Buildings Department Corruption Is Not Done [Crain's]
Subway, Bus Fare Hike Goes Into Effect Sunday  [Bensonhurst Bean]
El Cafecito off Halsey L Beckons Spring With Brand New Menu [Bushwick Daily]
Native Kid Keeps It Local at Bushwick’s Freshest Banh Mi Joint [B+B]
This Friday: Greenpoint Gallery Night [Free Williamsburg]
Former Tea Lounge Regular Taps Investors to Fund Reboot of Beloved Cafe [DNA]
Touring Brooklyn Army Terminal With NYCEDC and Untapped Cities [Untapped]
Barclays Center’s Mixed Retail Impact, Flux on Flatbush, and the Very Unfinished Picture [AYR]
Long-Blighted Ocean Avenue Lot to Become 28-Unit Residential Development [Sheepshead Bites]
Associated Market to Open on 5th Avenue at Long Last [South Slope News]
Boring Downtown Brooklyn Studio to Beautiful Family Home [Apartment Therapy]
Get a Free Fruit Tree in Brooklyn Thanks to the New York Restoration Project [Edible BK]

Photo by Michael Tapp


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Comic: Benefits and Drawbacks of L Train Alternatives [Bushwick Daily]
Mixed-Use Building Sale Breaks Record in Dyker Heights [NYO]
The Great Outdoors: Bushwick Inlet Park Advocates Chant “Where’s Our Park?” [Curbed]
Forget Lena Dunham, Broad City’s Abbi Jacobson Is Brooklyn Heights’ Coolest Resident [BHB]
La Trattoria on Avenue U Now Closed After More Than 25 Years [Sheepshead Bites]
Forest City Ratner Announces Plans to Replace You With Condos [Brokelyn]
City to Open Central Brooklyn’s First Culinary Incubator This Summer [DNA]
Retired Corrections Officer Shooting Puts Spotlight on Citizen’s Arrest Law [DNA]

Photo by Joel Zimmer

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What Went Wrong With the Sale of the Brooklyn Nets [Forbes]
De Blasio: Bed Stuy’s Boys and Girls High a Symbol of Progress [Eagle]
Galapagos Art Space Getting Revamped as 10 Dumbo Galleries Get New Homes [DNA]
Greenpoint Rents Dip 9 Percent as New Apartments Flood Market, Report Says [DNA]
Which Landmarks to Demolish? [Brownstone Detectives]
The Apple Watch Is Old News, It’s All About the Eye Phone on Wyckoff Avenue [Bushwick Daily]
Equality For Flatbush to Hold Fundraiser at Bar Chord on Sunday, March 22 [DPC]
Artisans Make Their Way to Grand Street In Williamsburg [B+B]
Slope Schools Stand up Against Cuomo’s Proposed Education Budget [South Slope News]

Photo by Jeff Reuben

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Perfect Potato Restaurant Coming to 172 5th Avenue [Here's Park Slope]
Greenpoint Ferry Pier Never Inspected Before or After Collapse, Records Show [BK Paper]
5th Avenue Key Food Has Reopened Under New Management [South Slope News]
Construction Update: Lightstone Group’s 363 and 365 Bond Street in Gowanus [Eagle]
New Community Center Aims to Celebrate Pakistani Culture, Connect Neighbors [DPC]
Photos of Brooklyn’s Interior Landmarks [Untapped]
Noise Complaints Could Sink McCarren Hotel’s Poolside Booze Service [DNA]
A Ranking of Local Blog Comment Sections, From Worst to Best [Animal]
99 Essential Brooklyn Restaurants [Voice]

Photo by Juni Safont