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Sweet Shop Plans to Bring Pie, Beer and Wine to Prospect Lefferts Gardens [DNA]
Dress up Your Animals for Dumbo’s First Pet Costume Parade [DNA]
Greenpoint Club Europa Is Now The Good Room [BK Vegan]
Make Signs and Cheer on Marathon Runners During P.S. 124 Fundraiser Sunday [South Slope News]
How My $600 a Month Bushwick Loft Became a Crime Scene [BU]
The Community Paid When 3rd Ward Collapsed [Cultural Weekly]
Meet Brooklyn’s Hasidic Hipsters [Refinery29]
Calm But Cautious Following Spate of Crown Heights Attacks [BK Brief]
A Circus Is Moving to Bushwick After Vice Media Takes Over Its Space [Bushwick Daily]
Supporters Salute Last LICH Shift in Brooklyn [McBrooklyn]

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Street Closures and Security for the 2014 New York City Marathon [Sheepshead Bites]
Investors Buy Rent-Stabilized PLG Building, Bet on “Influx of White-Collar Tenants” [Brokelyn]
Ballgreen on Lenox? What the Heck Is a Ballgreen? [Q Parkside]
LICH Deal Sealed [BK Paper]
Sandy-Scarred Houses of Worship Neglected by Federal Law [BK Brief]
Permits Filed: 174 North 11th Street in Williamsburg [NYY]

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Join Frank’s Cocktail Lounge to Toast 40 Years in Fort Greene [FGF]
On a Quiet Corner on Evergreen, a Wine Bar and Brunch Spot Begins to Blossom [BK Daily]
Dog-Friendly Park Slope Bar Bans Pooches After City Crackdown [DNA]
$60 Million Sale of Bay Ridge, Midwood Portfolio Sets Record [TRD]
Photos: Hurricane Sandy Devastated NYC Two Years Ago Today [Gothamist]
CKO Kickboxing Coming to East 17th Street [Sheepshead Bites]
Brooklyn BP Acts to Restart Two Affordable Projects in Greenpoint and Williamsburg [Crain's]
Brooklyn Brewery Co-Founder on His Gowanus House and Wood Stove [BU]
What Ever Happened to Bushwick Hospital? [Eagle]
Lucky 13 Now Closed, to Reopen in New Gowanus Location This Weekend [South Slope News]

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Two Years on, Coney Island Enclave Still Awaits Recovery [Curbed]
EPA Gowanus Canal Superfund Community Advisory Group Will Meet Tonight [PMFA]
What’s Going on With the Key Food on 11th and 5th? [FIPS]
Upward Rents for Court Street Storefronts [Brooklyn Brief]
Community Board Agenda for Tonight: A Zone Defense [Q Parkside]
Shuttered Sandwich Shop Needs Your Help to Reopen in Crown Heights [DNA]
NYU Opens an Observatory in Downtown Brooklyn [Crain's]
Photos of a DIY Rocky Horror Show Party at Mister Rogers in Crown Heights [Paper Mag]
Oaxaca Is Now Hawking Burritos in Williamsburg [B+B]
Dallas BBQ at Flatbush Junction Opens [DPC]
Platinum Member Closing Yesterday: 1196 Union Street [BK Fullest]
Chip Shop on the Market for $9,300 a Month [Here's Park Slope]

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My Friends, It Is Time to Send Brooklyn Beneath the Waves [Deadspin]
17-Acre Coney Island Site Is on the Block [Crain's]
Long-Awaited Windsor Terrace Key Food Won’t Open Until 2015 [DNA]
A Look at the Newly Remodeled D’Amico Coffee on Court Street [PMFA]
Another Big Contract in Crown Heights: 1249 Pacific Street [BK Fullest]
The Couple Behind Cold Picnic Is Living Your Brooklyn Dream [Racked]
Exclusive: Real Estate Fraud Ring Gleaning Illicit Rents From Scores of Properties [Brooklyn Brief]
Photos: The Masquerading Mutts of Williamsburg’s Doggie Halloween Parade [B+B]

Photo by Joel Zimmer

Putnam Ave Fence

How Can the City Stop the the Worst Landlords in Brooklyn and Beyond? [Voice]
The Gutter Expects to Open Today After “Precautionary Closing” [Gothamist]
Notes on Wednesday’s Meeting With NYCHA, Pols and EPA About Gowanus Flooding [PMFA]
Readings on Rogers
[Q Parkside]
March to Protest Sale of LICH Set for Sunday in Brooklyn [Eagle]
New Williamsburg Condos Debut From $3.5 Million, of Course [Curbed]
Permits Filed for Small New Building at 387 Bleecker Street in Bushwick [NYY]
Atlas Meat Market Will Relocate to Gravesend in November [DPC]
Clinton Hill Crossfit Signs 50 Members Within Days of Opening [DNA]
New Walgreens Now Open In Windsor Terrace, Key Food Still Under Construction [South Slope News]

Greenpoint Pumpkin

Picture This: Gowanus’ Decrepit Bat Cave as…an Opera House [Curbed]
Grand Opening of Van Brunt Stillhouse Tasting Room
Exploring Midwood One Bite at a Time [Sheepshead Bites]
19th Century Developers Gone Wild! History Repeats Itself on the Waterfront [Greenpointers]
The Day Bed Stuy Was Born [Brownstone Detectives]
New Organization Formed to Oppose Gowanus Parole Facility [PMFA]
Red Hook Getting Transformed Into Gaza for New Jesse Eisenberg Movie [Gothamist]


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]

Putnam Ave Church

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]

952 Putnam

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]