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"Crown Heights" by Christine Stoddard

Naked, the lovers folded themselves in the empty bathtub
and listened to each other breathe quieter than spiders
as the dirt-bike boys ripped past their teetering apartment… 37 more words

The Opiate

“I met ‘the one’ in Greenpoint at the home of a woman who saved cats from the euthanasia list – her name was Eva. We knew we wanted to rescue and that perhaps we wanted a grey cat. 402 more words


“Cleo came to me and my partner through my partner’s best friend, who had been vacationing in Texas wine country with her friend from home and their moms. 267 more words


Group robs Brooklyn Family Dollar store, assaults employee with shopping baskets: NYPD

CROWN HEIGHTS, Brooklyn – A group assaulted a Brooklyn Family Dollar employee as he tried to stop them from stealing several speakers last Saturday, police said. 212 more words


Swastika spray painted onto Crown Heights sidewalk as reports of hate crimes spread nationwide

CROWN HEIGHTS, Brooklyn – Cops are looking for a male who painted a swastika on a street in front of a 78-year-old man’s Crown Heights home over the weekend, reflecting a trend nationwide in hate crimes post-election. 372 more words


Swastikas Found Scrawled On New School Dorm Walls

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — Students at the New School were in shock Sunday evening after swastikas were found scrawled on several dorm rooms.

The swastikas were found scrawled in black marker on four walls of a New School dorm on Fifth Avenue near 13th Street around 4:45 p.m. 281 more words


2 Men Steal Bicycle And Orange Juice From Brooklyn Restaurant, Police Say

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — Two men broke into a Mexican restaurant in Crown Heights, Brooklyn early Monday morning and stole, among other items, a case of Tropicana orange juice, police said. 102 more words