Park Slope

This Week On The Stoop


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Hope you’re all enjoying the first weekend of March (doesn’t feel like it does it?), and are bracing yourselves for even more snow…

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Here’s a look back at some stories you might have missed this week:

• After two years of waiting, Calexico opened on 5th Avenue…

• …and we taste tested their tacos, plus the ones at the new Taco Santo.

• The locals behind Brooklyn Bean talk legumes, hawks, and more.

Trois Pommes Patisserie will close in a few weeks.

• Could this be the best apartment in Brooklyn?

• The Irish pub that’ll replace O’Connor’s hopes to open by St Patrick’s Day.

• Rockin’ window.

• Park Slope Food Coop members sat through a three-hour meeting to vote on plastic bags.

• A new pizza place will take over the old Due Fratelli space.

Bus Time is going to help us get around.

• The signage for Yummy Taco has come down, and the Flatbush Ave space is for rent.

• Where would you like to see more crossing guards?

• Tickets are now on sale for A Taste of Fifth.

• Wishing our Frozen songwriter neighbors the best of luck at the Oscars tonight.

• Finally, looking to adopt a puppy? Meet the adorable Leia!

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