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Weekend Reading: Brooklyn Stories You May Have Missed

by B.Y. Lei
by B.Y. Lei

After a busy week, here’s a chance to catch up on some of the news happening outside of our neighborhood! We’ve pulled together some of the most interesting recent stories from our sister sites.

Another P.S. 193 educator threatened to have a parent arrested. [Sheepshead Bites]

Workers sue B&H Photo over alleged discrimination. [Fort Greene Focus]

Power tools thief strikes twice at Sunset Park train station. [Sunset Park Voice]

The New York Times declares that Ditmas Park is not part of Flatbush. [Ditmas Park Corner]

Victim’s identity and new video has been released in violent choking of 91-year-old woman. [Park Slope Stoop]

Video released of suspect’s vehicle in pedestrian fatality on 5th Avenue. [PSS]

Gala Fresh Farms, which bought out the floundering Waldbaum’s in Sheepshead Bay, will open its fifth store on Friday. [SB]

New York-focused bar named Cardiff Giant will open in Fort Greene this month. [FGF]

A landmarked school building on Church Avenue — which was constructed in the 1870s  — has been torn down by the City. [DPC]

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