Daily Archives: December 12, 2012

Holidays Giant Santa

The Stay Puft Marshmallow Man has nothing on this 22nd Street behemoth. Have a neighborhood photo to share? Send it to editor@southslopenews.com or add it to the South Slope News Flickr Group, and we’ll post it to the site.
Animals Margaux the Cat, via Park Slope Veterinary Center

Looking to bring a new feline friend into your home this holiday season? Margaux the cat is about 9 months old, and she is spayed, vaccinated, FIV/FELV negative, very loving, and available for adoption. Call Park Slope Veterinary Center (639 4th Avenue) at 718-369-7387 for more information. Photos via PSVC on Facebook
Food & Drink Rossman Farms by giseled on Instagram

When you’re shopping for fruits and vegetables, we’ve got a couple of supermarkets, smaller grocery stores, and bodegas to cover most of the bases. But what if you want to stock up on bargain priced avocados at 3am? Your best bet nearby may be Rossman Farms at 770 3rd Ave between 25th and 26th Streets. Serious
Events via NY Memory Center/Memory Arts Cafe

Get ready for some holiday cheer, as The New York Memory Center and The Alzheimer’s Poetry Project host their monthly Memory Arts Cafe tonight at 6pm. In addition to visual arts, tonight’s performances include accordion, drums and dance. Champaign and desserts will round out the festive evening. Free and open to the public, the Memory
Events almnodine flier TN

As we mentioned a few weeks ago, South Slope’s Almondine Bakery has been shuttered since Sandy devastated their Dumbo kitchen. Friends and neighbors pulled together and formed Friends of Almondine to help chef and owner, Hervé Poussot, rebuild, and to date, the group has raised over $18,000. They’re not stopping there, though. This weekend, the best
Events Gingerbread Making Workshop

Holiday construction enthusiasts, both young and young at heart, are invited to attend a gingerbread making workshop at Hootenanny Art House (426 15th Street) on Sunday, December 23, hosted by The Farm at Adderley. For $30, attendees will receive a pre-fab, all natural gingerbread house, and all the treats (dried fruit and natural candy) needed to