Tag Archives: Park Slope

CLOSING TIME

They say all good things must come to an end. My guy Carl Manco, along with his brother Anthony is closing shop at Sport Prospect. Carl’s been at 362 7th avenue (between 10th and 11th street.) for the last 29 years. … Continue reading

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START ME UP

“The way to get started is to quit talking and begin doing.” -Walt Disney

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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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