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Mikey Palms, co-owner of the now-defunct Southpaw, just got married on Saturday night to Nicole Gunther, a source tells us. But there’s more: “I was at Southpaw’s final night on Monday and was informed by someone there that he’s going … Continue reading
Brooklyn coffee shops are serving Babyccinos: tiny decaf cappuccinos, or steamed milk and foam, known to Baristas in Australia & Manhattan. Continue reading
Bullfighter Sidney Franklin was born Sidney Frumkin in 1903 on Jackson Place off 16th Street near Seventh Avenue. He went on to become one of the top matadors in the world, and claimed some rather famous fans, including Ernest Hemingway. “No history of … Continue reading
“Shit Park Slope Parents Say” is the Latest and Hopefully Final Installment of the “Shit People Say” Meme
Here it is – “Shit Park Slope Parents Say,” by Katie Goodman and Soren Kisiel, with special thanks to Susan Fox, Julie Kay, and contributors from ParkSlopeParents.com.”Of course, it had to happen,” PuckBrooklyn says on the Brooklyn Message Boards. “It’s pretty bad … Continue reading
iPhone Snatching Epidemic: Are Bridge-and-Tunnel Thieves Making Field Trips to Brooklyn for “Easy Marks”?
Are New Jersey criminals making special trips to Brooklyn to steal iPhones from unsuspecting marks? canyontothesky reports that she just had her iPhone yanked right out of her hands in broad daylight, walking southbound on 4th Avenue on the east … Continue reading
SOUTHPAW Closing: If Park Slope is “Over”… Then Why are Union Hall, Bell House, and The Rock Shop Thriving?
So this guy is Southpaw co-owner Mikey Palms (no… the one on the right). Palms just confirmed that his music venue on Fifth Avenue near Sterling Place is being shut down after more than 10 years. “I’m kind of over … Continue reading
crooklynized posted this pic from a friend on Instagram. “Only in park slope,” he says. -via Instagram.
So at first we got all excited about the “Junk in the Trunks” trees in Prospect Park being torn down, what with them being used by “vagrants” and all. And now, the workers went ahead and decided to randomly chuck … Continue reading
City Journal says this Williamsburg hipster striding past one of the area’s many organic eateries is evidence of how Brooklyn has reinvented itself as a “postindustrial hotspot.” If you want to know about the forces that have transformed Brooklyn over … Continue reading
Streetsblog New York City just accused the The Brooklyn Paper of manufacturing controversy over slow zones in Brooklyn with one of its “trademark neighbor-vs.-neighbor stories.” In covering weekend public workshop on a potential 20 mph zone in Park Slope, the Paper focused on … Continue reading
What used to be a KFC on 4th Avenue and Warren was supposed to become a McDonalds, but over the past few months, the abandoned KFC has become an eyesore with “crack den-like features,” according to a Brownstoner reader. “… … Continue reading
Thanks to Christine Vassallo for sending in more details on the censored nipple painting at Tea Lounge, including this photo. It’s hard to imagine who exactly found this offensive… and why the management of Tea Lounge would take this unusual … Continue reading