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Weekend Reading: Brooklyn Stories You May Have Missed

Photo by lullylucky
Photo by lullylucky

In Case You Missed It (ICYMI): Here are some of the big stories you may have missed this week. You can keep up with what’s going on in the neighborhood all week long. Just follow us on Twitter and Facebook, and sign up for our daily newsletter. If you have any news tips, story ideas, questions or anything else, e-mail us at editor@bensonhurstbean.com.

3-year-old hit with glass bottle & left bleeding during Sunset Park brawl, NYPD says. [Sunset Park Voice]

Park Slope babysitter saves her child, loses her leg, and now needs a home and childcare. [Park Slope Stoop]

Treyger: ‘Unreasonable’ Build It Back deadlines put homeowners at risk of being dropped from program. [Sheepshead Bites]

New York’s first African Food Festival debuts in Brooklyn this weekend. [Fort Greene Focus]

Today: weekend walks brings outdoor movie and dining to Cortelyou Road. [Ditmas Park Corner]

Highlights from ‘Let’s Talk Feminism’ with Roxane Gay at Brooklyn Historical Society. [FGF]

Ashes of Marvel Comics editor scattered over Captain America statue in Prospect Park. [PSS]

Neighborhood artist comes home to make her block a brighter place. [DPC]

Police hoax ‘officer down’ call sends cops to Sunset Park apartment. [SPV]

Same old answers, no relief from sewage backups and flooding. [SB]

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