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Daily Archives: December 18, 2012
It’s not difficult to see the changes in South Slope that have occurred over the past several years. Dollar stores and bodegas have become pubs and banks, condos now inhabit areas where wood frame homes once stood, and according to Voices of New York, long-time residents are finding themselves priced out of a neighborhood that
Congratulation to local hot spot Sea Witch (703 5th Ave) for being named South Slope’s best new drinking oasis by Metro yesterday. They note that: As you get into the higher-numbered streets in Brooklyn, Park Slope becomes less of the yuppie haven it’s known to be. That’s why this low-key outlier is perfectly suited to its
The Fifth Avenue BID invites neighbors to walk and carol down Fifth Avenue this Friday, December 21 for Make Music Park Slope. Carolers will gather at four starting points at 6:30pm, traveling eight blocks and stopping for five minutes at each corner to spread some cheer. The grand finale will be at 8:00pm, when all
The display at 310A 22nd Street is making waves all over the city, but have you found yourself wondering who’s responsible for the design? We sat down with Chris Schneider and Ryan Powers to learn a bit more about the men behind North Pole’s Got Talent, this year’s Holiday Light Spectacular. The friends, who met
Just a reminder for those of you with 5th graders, the deadline for middle school choice applications is this Friday, December 21. Directories for the upcoming school year can be found on the DOE website, sorted by borough, if you’re still having trouble deciding which schools to pick. Photo via MS 88
As you may have heard, this Friday is, according to the Mayans, the end of the world. Since you’ll have the apocalypse on your mind, why not swing by Powerhouse on 8th on Friday, December 21 at 7:30pm to hear about writers’ ideas on how the world will end, at the launch party for Sock Money