Weekend Reading: Brooklyn Stories You May Have Missed

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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.

Bomb threat in Sunset Park investigated as possible hate crime, police say. [Sunset Park Voice]

Nick’s Lobster House — a Marine Park tradition. [Sheepshead Bites]

Would-be mugger puts gun to head of off-duty cop on 6th Avenue; Instead gets shot by cop’s cousin. [Park Slope Stoop]

Samui brings modern & traditional Thai cuisine to Fort Greene. [Fort Greene Focus]

French-inspired fare at Parade Cafe ‘the best new lunch spot around’. [Ditmas Park Corner]

East coast Redwood forest coming to MetroTech Commons. [FGF]

Saturday: Legendary Pakistani composer in exile performs at on Coney Island Avenue. [DPC]

Local Candidate Talk: Michael Cox runs for State Senate. [SPV]

MCA Day is your ‘Sure Shot’ to celebrate the life and music of The Beastie Boys’ Adam Yauch. [PSS]

Pollution in the bay continues to cause concern. [SB]