Daily Archives: December 14, 2012

Education Beautiful Ending

The horrific elementary school shooting in Connecticut this morning is enough to shake even the toughest of souls, and as parents and neighbors, we send our heartfelt thoughts and prayers to those families affected by the tragedy. If you’re unsure how to answer the questions that today’s shooting will undoubtably bring from your children, the
Events Der Kommissar xmas party, via Facebook

Spiked eggnog and hot chocolate? Oh, we’re in. Expect that and more at the Der Kommissar Christmas party, taking place next Thursday, December 20 from 6pm to close. In addition to tasty drinks and snacks, they promise “an insane amount of holiday spirit.” Der Kommissar is located at 559 5th Avenue, near 15th Street.
Events Shawn and Santa

Have you visited Santa yet? If not, there are plenty of opportunities to fill the jolly old elf in on your Christmas wish list this weekend in the Slope. Santa will have free hot chocolate at Has Beans (620 Fifth Ave) on Saturday from 2pm to 5pm. You can also say hello at the Lyceum
Business For Rent: 718 Cyclery space at 461 7th Ave

When 718 Cyclery announced they’d be moving to Gowanus because they’d outgrown their South Slope storefront, well, we can’t say we blamed them, but we were certainly sad to see them go. About a year later, though, the space at 461 7th Avenue remains empty, and we’re curious what neighbors would like to see in
Food & Drink Giovanni's Brooklyn Eats

Giovanni’s Brooklyn Eats (1657 8th Avenue) is hosting a fabulous Feast of the 7 Fishes dinner on Christmas Eve. The four course pre-fixe menu is $49 per person (plus 20% gratuity added to all checks) and consists of: Antipasti Nonna’s Bacala Chowder or Seafood Salad Primi Baked Clams Stuffed Calamari Oven Baked Sardines Steamed Mussels