Newtown Creek Gets $16 Million From a Company That Helped Ruin It [Gothamist]
Brooklyn’s Infamous Bike Kill Has Moved to Parts Unknown [Gothamist]
Odor of Hot Tar From Construction Firm Is Stinking up Red Hook, Locals Say [DNA]
Puppy City, Where the Wee-Wee Pad Was Invented, Closes After 50 Years
[Sheepshead Bites]
Get Your Ghoul on at Upcoming Neighborhood Halloween Parades [DPC]
New Midwood Community Center Celebrates Grand Opening [DPC]
What’s in Development in Crown Heights [Q Parkside]

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Williamsburg’s Glasslands to Close, Is Vice Media to Blame? [Curbed]
Nydia Velazquez Hosts Forum With EPA, DEP and NYCHA at Wyckoff Gardens [PMFA]
Brooklyn’s Best Halloween Display Is a Pumpkin Massacre [Gothamist]
Williamsburg Residents Oppose Liquor License for New Sing Sing Location [Gothamist]
Sugar Sweets Festival and Bake Sale at City Reliquary [Greenpointers]
Sneak Peek: The Finch
Hunger Pang Opens at 1021 Church Avenue [DPC]
Learn How You Can Help the New Q Gardens at a Meeting on October 27 [DPC]
7th Avenue Art Supplies Closing Its Doors [South Slope News]


Creepy Creek Haunted Canoe Tours are Back — Get Tickets Now [Greenpointers]
How Loud Is Dumbo? [Gothamist]
This $30 Million Brooklyn Compound Screams “Welcome To Miami” [Gothamist]
Amazon to Launch First NYC Grocery Delivery Service in Park Slope [DNA]
Plants, Food, Live Music and More at Green Harvest Festival [South Slope News]
Remembering Leonard Phillips: A Kind Neighbor and Accomplished Automobile Mechanic [DPC]
Before and After: A Converted Brooklyn Apartment Gets Some Quirky Color [Apartment Therapy]

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Landmarks Preservation Commission Names Executive Director [Crain's]
Cheap Date: Faye Penn on Five Years of Brokelyn [DPC]
Remembering Leonard Phillips [DPC]
Open House for Lefferts Food Co-op [Q Parkside]
Prospect Heights Gets Three Passive Condos From $1.4 Million [Curbed]
Checking in on the Slow Rise of Brooklyn’s Next Tallest Tower [Curbed]
Buying in Greenpoint: What’s Available and How Much? [BU]
Brooklyn Subway Trains Actually Less Crowded Than They Appear [Gothamist]
Harvest Festival and Pie Contest at South Brooklyn Children’s Garden [PMFA]
Now Closed: 15th Street Cafe [South Slope News]

Putnam Ave

Brooklyn Bridge Park’s One John Street Reveals Fancy Penthouses [Curbed]
$2.8 Million Carriage House With Ugly Facade Hides Lovely Interiors [Curbed]
Breaking: Crane Hits Subway Overpass at Avenue U, Forcing Street Closure [Sheepshead Bites]
Homeless Shelter Moves Into Alleged Hot Sheet Hotel [Sheepshead Bites]
Popular Park Slope Gay Bar to Reopen Down the Street [South Slope News]
New Curb Cuts Coming to Local Sidewalks [South Slope News]
Former Nino’s Pizzeria on Henry Street to Become Carroll Gardens Gourmet Deli [PMFA]
Roberta’s Takeaway Spot Now Offers Bagels, Pastrami Sandwiches, Garlic Knots [Eater]
Two Boots Announces Its Arrival in the Old Terroir Park Slope Space [Eater]

Putnam Church

Sneak Peak at Crown Heights Passive House Renovation Rentals: 583 Lincoln Place [BK Fullest]
Toomeys Diner to Be 50 to 60 Apartments [Q at Parkside]
First Bites: PLG Gets a Double Dose of New Brooklyn
[BK Based]
How I Built a Barbecue Restaurant in Bushwick: Tomorrow’s My Grand Opening [Serious Eats]
The Economics of Building a Factory in Brooklyn — to be Near the Cool Kids
[Washington Post]
Step Inside a Seriously Opulent Brooklyn Cinema of Old [Curbed]

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A New Tenant for 360 Myrtle Avenue? [FGF]
SUNY Signs Deal to Sell LICH [Capital NY]
Video: Here’s Life Inside a Bed Stuy Squat [Gothamist]
Windsor Terrace Is the Poor Man’s Park Slope (in a Good Way) [BU]
“Home Improvement,” à la Brooklyn Heights [Eagle]
First Image of New Frost Building Appears on 5th Avenue [South Slope News]
State to Fund Red Hook Houses Power Grid Study After Sandy Flooding [DNA]
A Community Garden Grows in Bath Beach, But It Needs Your Help This Sunday! [Bensonhurst Bean]
Sycamore’s Justin Israelson Opening New Brewpub in Gowanus [DPC]

Photo by Joel Zimmer

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New Bill Murray Film “St. Vincent” Takes Place in Brooklyn [Eagle]
Who Bought the “Asphalt Jungle” House, 113 Willow Street? [Eagle]
Pulaski Bridge Bikeway Likely Delayed Until Next Year [Streetsblog]
Beer Garden With Whole Hog BBQ to Offer Free Tattoos and Burlesque [DNA]
Sybil and Dan’s Canopied Brooklyn Riad — House Tour [Apartment Therapy]
Friday Night Is Movie Night in Carroll Park This October [PMFA]
The Big Eyed Blues Fest Blows Into Brooklyn [BK Paper]
What the 30-Story View From Voorhies Tower Penthouse Will Look Like (Video) [Sheepshead Bites]

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Cornerspotted: Franklin Avenue and Dean Street in Crown Heights [Curbed]
Two Years After Sandy, Do You Think You’re Safer? [Sheepshead Bites]
New Green Roof for Barclays to Cause Road Closures This Weekend [FGF]
Bushwick Art Exhibit Pays Tribute to Subway Buskers, B-Boys and Rogue Puppeteers [B+B]
Celebrate Urban Trees and Other Upcoming Events at Compost for Brooklyn [Kensington BK]
Artsville Brings Intimate Concert Series to South Slope [South Slope News]
Time to Help Save the Brooklyn Lyceum…Again [FIPS]
Neighbors Petition for Halt of Saturday Construction at Domino Development [DNA]

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Nerds, Rejoice! Rivals Board Game Cafe Is Open for Play [B+B]
Shuttered Pete Zaaz Will Once Again Serve Weird Pizza in Crown Heights [Eater]
Park-ing Spaces: Plazas Pop up Curbside Downtown [BK Paper]
OHNY Weekend Comes to Bushwick October 11 – Visit TroutHouse! [Bushwick Daily]
Anonymous Rant Against “Yuppies and Hipsters” Posted Around Carroll Gardens [PMFA]
Amidst a Row of Pristine Brownstones, a New Townhouse Rises on Clinton Street [PMFA]
14-Story Tower Planned for Downtown Brooklyn, 285 Schermerhorn Street [NYY]
The Hobbit Doors of Dennett Place in Carroll Gardens [Untapped]
Residents Fear for Midwood Smokestack, Last Remnant of Silent Film Studio [BK Brief]
Forest City Formally Discloses That Lender for B2 tower Has Suspended Disbursements [AYR]

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Revealed: 95 South 5th Street, Williamsburg [NYY]
A Free Place in Bushwick [New Yorker]
Squadron Announces Brooklyn Heights and Cobble Hill Traffic Safety Measures [BHB]
Underground Party Rubulad to Be Held at Ridgewood’s Gottscheer Hall [Bushwick Daily]
“The Intern” Brings Rats, Trash, and Congestion to Cheever Street – Or Not at All [BK Brief]
P.S. 130 The Parkside School Will Hold Annual Fall Festival October 18 [Kensington BK]

Photo by Brien Foy