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Photo by Eric Wolman Vito serves it up for seniors  [BklynPapers] ExxonMobil to speed oil spill cleanup  [CNN] The ‘New NYC’ Begins in Brooklyn  [BklynEagle] Turn Piles of Waste Into Piles of Cash, City  [NYT] Greenpoint’s old theater for sale [Crain’s]

Combo Plate of Consciousness and Activism

composting north brooklyn

If all New Yorkers in aggregate composted all their biodegradable table scraps, we’d reduce waste by a baseball stadium-sized amount each day. That many less trucks running through our neigh­borhood, that much less gasoline burned, that much less pollution… Let North Brooklyn lead the way.

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Photo by Eric Wolman Greenpoint now ‘flush’ with $7M  [NYPost] On the other hand, he really fights for loft tenants  [BklynPaper] The victim! Vito rails against media and his ‘enemies’ at public meeting  [BklynPaper] Landlord Plugs Showers With Concrete in Loft Law Standoff!  [Gothamist] Seeking a New Law’s Protection, Loft Tenants Instead Find Grief  [NYT] Inside more…