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  • YOUNG DOG FOUND (DACHSHUND/TERRIER MIX?)
    Dog Found - Park Slope

    A dog ran into my restaurant in Park Slope last night. He is about 1 year old and probably a dachshund/terrier mix. He was not wearing a collar and does not have a chip. Found near 3rd & Douglass. We brought him to the Emergency Vet ...
    215 views 4 comments    Jump to most recent comment by naturegirlbk Park Slope
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  • bees & wasp exterminator
    Does anyone have a recommendation for a bee or wasp exterminator?  We have 15 to 20 flying insects swarming in our yard and I don’t want to get close enough to them to find out if they're either bees or wasps. 
    397 views 11 comments    Jump to most recent comment by Schmu Park Slope
  • BAM South park rendering is hilarious!!

    FROM: http://www.brooklynpaper.com/stories/37/29/dtg-bam-south-rendering-2014-07-18-bk_37_29.html
    "It looks too good to be true, and it is. New renderings of the planned public plaza at the base of the BAM South tower that is slated to rise on Flatbush Avenue show a rooftop garden at the point of the triangular park with an expansive view of a Manhattan-like skyline. The trouble ...
    187 views 2 comments    Jump to most recent comment by Davina Park Slope
  • Looking for a 2 BR apartment
    Seeking a 2 BR apt. in Park Slope for a couple in their 30s, non-smoking, no pets. We would rather pay you than a broker! If you know of anything under $2,500 in the Park Slope/South Slope areas, please email me at betsy.davisny@yahoo.com.
    135 views 1 comment Started by betsydavisny Park Slope
  • Gardeners Wanted for New Community Garden in Park Slope
    This summer, Brooklyn has a brand new community garden, GreenSpace on 4th Avenue! The GreenSpace Native Plant Community Garden, as it’s officially known, is on 4th Avenue between Sackett and Union Streets. The garden will feature native perennials, vines, bulbs and shrubs. There will be a nursery area for growing new plants, leaf bins for ...
    158 views 2 comments    Jump to most recent comment by Dawndew Park Slope
  • Park Slope Dog Trainer & Dog Walker!!!
    Hey!
    "Jason The Dog Walker & Co." is a premier Dog Walking, Pet Sitting & Dog Training service located in Park Slope, Brooklyn.  Established over 7 years ago, Jason and his Team have been providing the best doggie-day care around!
    Check ...
    95 views 1 comment Started by jasonthedogwalker Park Slope
  • Where'd you get that car?
    Can any recommend a Brooklyn car dealership where they have had a good experience buying a car, ideally with a specific salesperson to contact...

    I have been trying to buy a car over the past few weeks but every time I go to a dealership I am faced with the most obvious and sleazy ...
    350 views 11 comments    Jump to most recent comment by petitchou Park Slope
  • Kids and Guns: A Community Event
    New Yorkers Against Gun Violence presents a community event on the impact of gun violence on our children and how you can help prevent child access to guns. You’ll hear touching stories from people whose lives were changed by gun violence, then participate in a discussion with a panel of health and gun violence experts:

    - ...
    87 views 1 comment Started by NYAGV Park Slope
  • artists selling near grand army farmers' market?
    i've seen artists set up with their tables on PPW (east side) right off the farmers' market at grand army. anyone know anything about them? or any particular ones? am going to head up and ask if they're a "group" or if people just show up, but was wondering if i could get some info ...
    116 views 1 comment Started by brooklynpotter Park Slope
  • Getting Priced Out of Park Slope? Stay by winning a housing lottery
    Here are the details; http://campaign.r20.constantcontact.com/render?ca=8a58eac9-2c1b-41a1-909a-7751489bab9b&c=aba02aa0-aa90-11e3-a05e-d4ae529ce120&ch=acda7f60-aa90-11e3-a068-d4ae529ce120 Good luck!
    1.7K views 2 comments    Jump to most recent comment by whynot_31 Park Slope
  • Hair color Models
    I am a hair stylist looking for hair color models to sharpen my skills.  I am looking for people who want a big change. This can mean going from very light to dark, dark to light, dark to vibrant red, multi colors to a single color...The salon is located in North Slope. There is only ...
    66 views 1 comment Started by bilr Park Slope
  • Yummy Taco?
    Sorta seems like the the Chinese folks at New Dragon Garden think there's more money in Mexican than Chinese.

    Although the idea of a quick mexican place on my way home from the subway sounds good, not too sure about this.....will they use a wok?
    272 views 30 comments    Jump to most recent comment by whynot_31 Park Slope
  • NYM Hospital not responding to billing complaint
    Had some routine blood work done at NY Methodist Faculty Practice and received a $1,700 bill. Turns out they didn't tell me (as they are supposed to) that my plan didn't have a contract with their lab or that I had an option to use a lab of my choice.

    1. Always check if the services ...
    170 views 2 comments    Jump to most recent comment by MatthewTaub1 Park Slope
  • Calling All Gardeners - New Community Garden in Park Slope!
     
    This summer, Brooklyn has a brand new community garden, GreenSpace on 4th Avenue! The GreenSpace Native Plant Community Garden, as it’s officially known, is on 4th Avenue between Sackett and Union Streets. The garden will feature native perennials, vines, bulbs and shrubs. There will be a nursery area for growing new plants, leaf bins for autumn leaf collection and composting facilities. The ...
    348 views 1 comment Started by kk634000 Park Slope
  • Lots of new businesses popping up on PPW
    A whole lot going on over here. An animal hospital where Terrace was before they moved, a new fancy bar, "Krupa Grocery" where the orig store of that name stood.. Plus the Dunkin Donuts (blech). Haven't seen this much activity in years
    142 views 1 comment Started by brooklynpotter Park Slope
  • Wet Park Slope Basement after heavy rain
    My basement gets very wet after it rains heavily.  Park of the problem results from a nearby underground stream flowing into ...
    248 views 5 comments    Jump to most recent comment by john casson Park Slope
  • Park Slope House tour, May 18th

    https://facebook.com/events/644408278985309
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    293 views 3 comments    Jump to most recent comment by clothespin Park Slope
  • Lost Black Cat w/ stubbed tail -Slope Area
    Saw this lost cat flier and thought I'd help out by sharing. St. Johns and 5th ave.
    missing cat

    contact 917-841-8269
    or email   js1084@gmail
    1.1K views 1 comment Started by MOD Park Slope
  • May 17, Every kids favorite event: Touch a Truck
    They have a variety of trucks your kids can climb on. Sometimes adults are allowed to touch the trucks as well http://www.ps295.org/uncategorized/touch-a-truck-returns-may-17-2014/
    107 views 1 comment Started by whynot_31 Park Slope
  • Mystery of wet Park Slope cellars solved
    Ever wonder why, after a heavy rain, water floods Park Slope cellars that are not near the Gowanus Canal? You can find out at a presentation by Eymound Diegel, an urban planner and hydrologist, titled “A River Runs Through It.”   His talk is scheduled for 7:00 PM on Wednesday, May 7th at the Old Stone House (3rd Street ...
    265 views 1 comment Started by Brooklynian Park Slope
  • 1 Space Still Available in South Slope/Windsor Terrace Playschool!
    We are looking for a few good tots for our wonderful family-run cooperative playschool, Greenwood Playschool! Do you have a kid who turns 3 in 2014? Do you live in Brooklyn? Are you AWESOME?

    203 views 1 comment Started by amyshearn Park Slope
  • Question about Prospect Park off leash situation
    Hi all. I never took my dog to the park during off leash hours. Are there areas where I can take her where we can just play ball without interacting with other dogs? She has been attacked twice in a dog park in Manhattan and this has made here very freaked out around ...
    271 views 7 comments    Jump to most recent comment by Esperanza Park Slope
  • Feminist Fireworks on Saturday night in Prospect Park
    I'm too lazy to link one of the articles about said fireworks, but will upload a photo of the preparations with the thought a conversation may begin. image
    486 views 24 comments    Jump to most recent comment by whynot_31 Park Slope
  • Free Comedy Show Tuesday Nights in Park Slope
    The Fancy Show at Bar Reis Veteran Chicago and Boston stand-up transplants curate this new evening of comedy every Tuesday night in the intimate confines of the basement at Bar Reis (375 5th Ave at 6th St), a hip Park Slope watering hole for over 15 years. Producers Michael Joyce, Langston Kerman, Lane Pieschel, Simmons McDavid and one of Comedy’s ...
    1.5K views 1 comment Started by MiguelJ Park Slope
  • What is that noise over Park Slope at 10:20pm?
    10:20ish PM, what the hell was that noise over park slope? jets? fireworks? alien attack? After 10 minutes i started getting worried...
    1.1K views 14 comments    Jump to most recent comment by whynot_31 Park Slope
  • Ebony & Ivory


    With today being April 1st I feel I couldn't find a more appropriate day to comment on the coupling of Mayor Bill and his new pal the incredible shrinking Al Sharpton, whose weight dropped from an astounding 350 Lbs to 135  - 10 of which is pomade. 
    When asked why he decided to shed that ...
    435 views 9 comments    Jump to most recent comment by hamilton Park Slope
  • Ghost Bike on 5th Ave
    I walked by the ghost bike on 5th Ave. It looked more run down than I remembered it. I think this was installed in 2005 (in memory of Liz Padilla)? So nearly 10 years ago... Maybe at this point there should be a ghost bike maintenance program.
    184 views 2 comments    Jump to most recent comment by mike dunlap Park Slope
  • Good cheap gym ?
    Its time for me to get off my lazy butt and find a gym to join in my new hood. The closest place for me to work out would be the newly rehabbed armory, but they haven't opened yet, and I can't wait forever.
    Does anyone have an opinion on the 9th street Y ...
    306 views 18 comments    Jump to most recent comment by breeann Park Slope
  • Park Slope biking advocate Steve Faust dies at age 67
    Sad news for the biking community.
    Longtime New York City bicycling advocate Steve Faust, who spent decades leading a push to add a bike and pedestrian path to the Verrazano-Narrows Bridge, ...
    378 views 2 comments    Jump to most recent comment by John_Z_Wetmore Park Slope