Monday, February 20, 2012

Brooklyn Leads in City's 'Worst' Buildings List; St. George 'Gouging' Students; and More Brooklyn Briefs

- We win! Brooklyn has the most entries in the recent list of “200 Worst Residential Buildings in New York City,” released by the city’s Department of Housing Preservation and Development. Brooklyn Eagle

- A staffer in Republican Rep. Michael Grimm's Brooklyn office is suspended after his arrest outside a Brooklyn school during a fight with his teenage son. SILive

- The pregnant woman shot outside a Brooklyn school by her estranged husband feared that the man would try kill her. NY Daily News

- Manager of St. George dormitory "gouging" students. NY Post (via BHB)

- Ignorance or something darker? Why did NY Times misreport the Success Academy Williamsburg hearing? Read comments.

- Did the city waste half a billion dollars on little-used public-safety wireless data network? NY Daily News via Queens Crap

- Get ready for the Brooklyn Mutt Show. Bay Ridge Journal

- Walmart security cameras catch chunky naked guy stealing socks. Gizmodo

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