Western Brooklyn

Weekend Reading: Brooklyn Stories You May Have Missed

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Photo by philomania13

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 more interesting recent stories from our sister sites.

Goodbye cast iron pipes: Water main replacement tears up Westminster & Cortelyou Roads. [Ditmas Park Corner]

Despite widespread belief of helplessness, there are resources for victims of domestic violence. [Sheepshead Bites]

Meet the creators of #PussyGrabsBack who are raging against Trump. [Park Slope Stoop]

After scathing report this summer, Sunset Park women’s prison back in spotlight. [Sunset Park Voice]

Fort Greene has eleven of city’s worst landlords, says public advocate. [Fort Greene Focus]

See a Ditmas Park playwright perform her neighborhood centered one-woman show. [DPC]

Obituary: The unfortunate passing of Brooklyn Hot Dogs. [PSS]

Shocking anti-‘Students for Justice in Palestine’ posters plastered around Brooklyn College campus. [SB]