Fitness: You can be as fit as Melissa “Hurricane” Hernandez — with a little help from Gleason’s Gym. Comments (3).
What is the way to save our geese?
Perspective: This weekend’s Hands Across the Lake vigil for Prospect Park’s Canada Geese has roused plenty of emotions — even within the animal-loving community. Click below for two takes on the issue:
Red Hook: Cops may muzzle the Filthy Mad Dogs, a Red Hook motorcycle club, following a double shooting inside its headquarters last Saturday, and a related shooting near Methodist Hospital in Park Slope. Comments (19).
Cobble Hill: The former PTA treasurer at a Cobble Hill public school is facing 15 years in detention — the real kind — after being indicted this week for embezzling close to $100,000 from her school. Comments (6).
Downtown: Contractors working on a massive construction project near the Brooklyn Chamber of Commerce’s Downtown headquarters slashed phone and Internet cables, sending the organization, and other tenants inside the Elm Place property, back to the slow old days. Comments (3).
Park Slope: Watch what happens when the Department of Transportation tells Editor Gersh Kuntzman that his pristine — pristine! — sidewalk needs to be replaced. First in what will likely be a long, drawn-out series. With video … Comments (7).
DUMBO: The hunt for a permanent home for Brooklyn’s gay, lesbian, bisexual, transgender and queer community received a financial boost at the Brooklyn Community Pride Center’s second annual fundraiser in DUMBO on Tuesday night. Comments (5).