Park Slope

This Week On The Stoop


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

• Meet neighbors Jasmin Singer and Mariann Sullivan of Our Hen House.

• The 4th Ave McDonald’s has closed to make way for an apartment building.

• Poly Prep played a role in a TV pilot starring Debra Messing.

• A robber who hit a local fro-yo joint three times was sentenced to 68 years in prison.

• Is the Kemistry Lounge saga over now that the Flatbush Ave building is up for sale?

• Local comedian Michael Joyce is launching a new stand-up series at Bar Reis.

• A thief nabbed the wheels off a Nissan parked on 5th Street.

• New clothing boutique Blok Hill is now open on 7th Avenue.

• How much stock do you put in restaurant letter grades?

• Jewelry store Facets has added a second location.

• Donate an item or service to an auction to help support PS 321.

• And help them, or other schools, during the Brooklyn PTA 5k Fun Run.

• The sushi place on Union Street has a new name, but everything else is the same.

• Register to rock on local streets during Make Music New York.

Perfect Eyebrows Salon moves into the old Dragonfly Boutique space on 5th Ave.

• Like farm fresh veggies? Take a look at CSA options in our area.

• Finally, got a stoop sale, art show, or other event coming up in the neighborhood? Anyone can add events to our new calendar!

Photo by Jasmin Singer

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