This Week On The Stoop

This Week On The Stoop
Sunset over Union Street 11/14/13

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

• A true top ramen, Yuji Ramen will open a shop in the Gowanus Whole Foods.

Person of Interest and The Knick filmed scenes (and took up parking spots).

• Do you know where all the book exchange locations are in Park Slope?

Farmer Bill Maxwell is retiring; help send him off at the GAP Greenmarket.

• It snowed!

• Should a strip club be able to advertise on 5th Avenue?

• Time to start planning for Thanksgiving! Here’s where to order a turkey

• …and here’s who will cook the bird (or sides, or pie) for you to serve at home.

• Got bags of fall leaves? Here’s where to drop them off for composting.

• Neighbors have started a petition to oppose the proposed Methodist expansion.

Paper clip for trade.

• Do you think we need Boro Taxi stands in the neighborhood?

• The pumpkin whoopie pie from Bklyn Larder will indeed make you say “whoopie.”

• A map shows that almost all of Park Slope could have a 20 mph speed limit.

Los Pollitos II was shuttered by the taxman.

• Plan ahead for winter by preparing an emergency supplies kit for your pets.

• The next two rounds of fare hikes won’t be as bad as first expected.

• Finally, here are some ways to support typhoon relief efforts in the Philippines.