Crime on Graham Ave: Stolen Tip Jars


The thief didn’t need caffeine to stir his nerve. He walked into the Blue Stove. Walked past the blueberry buttermilk biscuits and plum crumble pies. Went to the bathroom, then took off with the tip jar. It was Tuesday, last week, mid-day. Katie Dulin worked the counter, serving homemade pastries, washing antique teacups, wearing an more…

Concern for Veiled Spirituality at {Gg} Gallery

"Interval-XXXXIII" Barbara Campisi / photo courtesy of {Gg} Gallery

Painter Bridget Riley once wrote, “Painters have always needed a sort of veil upon which they can focus their attention. It’s as though the more fully the consciousness is absorbed, the greater the freedom of the spirit behind.”

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This dog was found on Milton Street on the evening of Friday, September 17. Small male dog with beagle-type markings, might be a rat terrier. If he’s yours please call Unleash at 718.710.0707. Please help spread the word and help this little guy find his way home.

“The Passing of the Presidential Sash” at City Reliquary

Bill Scanga (left) and Dave Herman, the City Reliquary's future and former presidents, respectively.

Tonight, Dave Herman relinquishes his post as President of the City Reliquary museum and civic organization. Taking over from Herman will be Bill Scanga, who currently serves as Vice President of Collections. Herman will pass the torch to Scanga in a celebration at the museum, 370 Metropolitan Avenue.

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girl in park with dog

Photo by Eric Wolman Hometown Hooch  [TimeOut] Sample Sales and Shopping Events  [TimeOut] Big Local food fest digs in this weekend  [BklynPaper] Primaries? What Primaries? Polish Immigrants Lack Involvement in Vote [Feetin2Worlds] They Must be Bored of Elections  [BklynPaper] History-inspired ‘Boardwalk Empire’ has the goods  [DailyHerald]

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