Tag Archives: Park Slope

LET’S JUST KISS AND SAY GOOD-BYE

Sanders is closing…again. (Oops, I mean the Pavilion). Park Slope stoop (A blog) made mention of it this morning. I remember back in the day my landlord Morty Hyman was supposed to purchase the building and turn it into a … Continue reading

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BOOGIE AROUND BROOKLYN

Thanks to JC for sending this link. Great look at all the neighborhoods around Brooklyn. http://forgotten-ny.com/2014/03/the-names-of-the-neighborhoods-of-brooklyn/

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A GOOD FELLA

Colin Quinn…some of you may know him as the funny guy on television/in the movies/on the internet. Colin is from down on¬†First Street in Brooklyn. His younger brother David was a pretty good ball player. Quinn’s written a book titled, … Continue reading

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STREET CORNER KID

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ON A ROLL TODAY

Two posts on the blog in a half hour… WOW! Like Freddie Mercury once said, “Don’t stop me now…” Check it out, more news on Sanders. http://gothamist.com/2015/04/22/park_slopes_pavilion_theater_torn_d.php Thanks to all who brought it to my attention. By the way, anyone … Continue reading

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PUT ME IN COACH

It’s June! Baseball is here. The Mets swept the Yankees this past week. While speaking with a friend recently, I was ¬†reminded of a current major league baseball player from around the way. (OK, so he’s not from ninth avenue … Continue reading

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STOOP SYNERGY

Thanks to JFH for this essay on her days growing up in the neighborhood. Lately, nostalgia has been calling my name and I often find myself surfing the net for any information about my old neighborhood, Park Slope, Brooklyn. You … Continue reading

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