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0 Photo Of The Day: Wash & Dry
After hours at the laundromat on the corner of 5th Avenue and Park Place. Take any photos in Park Slope recently? Send them to editor@parkslopestoop.com, add them to the Park Slope Stoop Flickr group, or tag them #parkslope on Instagram, and we’ll post them here. Also, follow us on Twitter, Facebook, and Instagram, and subscribe to our daily newsletter!
Events
0 Weekday Fun: The Best Events September 29-October 1
Looking for something fun to do in the neighborhood this week? From an author reading, to trivia about ’80s movies, to a cocktail party and benefit at the library, there are plenty of interesting events within walking distance. Details on those, and more: Donal Ryan Reads From The Thing About December When: Monday, September 29, 7pm
Art & Music
0 It Never Ends: ‘The Intern’ Films On 5th Avenue Today
The extensive shoot for the film The Intern, directed by Nancy Meyers and starring Robert De Niro and Anne Hathaway, continues today along 5th Avenue, between 7th and 9th Streets. The crew was first here to film back in June, when neighbors saw De Niro shooting scenes along 7th Avenue. Then earlier this month they returned, filming on 8th Avenue, then
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0 This Week On The Stoop
Keep up with what’s going on in the neighborhood all the week — follow us on Twitter, Facebook, and Instagram, and sign up for our daily newsletter. And if you ever have any news tips, story ideas, questions, or anything, email us at editor@parkslopestoop.com. Here’s a look back at some stories you might have missed this week: • Luke’s Lobster finally
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0 Brooklyn News Roundup
After a busy week, here’s a chance to catch up on some of the news happening outside of our neighborhood! We’ve pulled together some of our favorite recent stories from our sister sites, as well as some other fascinating pieces that are worth a read this weekend: A speed camera in Sheepshead Bay issued 6,000
Real Estate
0 Park Slope Open House Picks
Looking for a new place to call home? We’ve rounded up a few places that are for sale and are hosting open houses this weekend, and have broken down the offerings below. What do you think? 630 Union Street, #5B (Sponsored Listing) Open House: Sunday, September 28, 12-3pm List Price: $850,000 Details: Don’t miss seeing this open
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0 What To Look For At The Atlantic Antic This Sunday, September 28
One of the biggest street fairs in New York City, the 40th annual Atlantic Antic is taking place this Sunday, September 28 from 12-6pm. It runs rain or shine along Atlantic Avenue from 4th Avenue to Hicks Street. Expect live music, tons of stuff for the kids, and more than 500 booths to check out for shopping and
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Weekday Fun: The Best Events September 29-October 1

Looking for something fun to do in the neighborhood this week? From an author reading, to trivia about ’80s movies, to a cocktail party and benefit at the library, there are plenty of interesting events within walking distance. Details on those, and more: Donal Ryan Reads From The Thing About December When: Monday, September 29, 7pm
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Park Slope Named One Of The Top Neighborhoods To Raise A Family

Though it may be a bit of a stereotype, it’s always nice to be reminded that we live in an area of New York City that is great for bringing up kids. So when real estate site Brick Underground recently put together a list of the top 10 NYC neighborhoods for raising a family, we
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FDNY Investigating Mysterious Odor On Sterling Place

UPDATE: After we checked back in, the FDNY tells us they closed this case out, but they were unable to confirm the smell with us, saying it was “just some other kind of odor” and noting they did not investigate it further. EARLIER: The FDNY says it responded to a call about a smell of
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“Henrietta’s” Ghost Sign Revealed On 9th Street

The 9st Laundrette Cleaners recently closed at 334 9th Street, between 5th and 6th Avenues, after nearly 20 years in business, and now that the awning has been removed, it’s revealed an old ghost sign for a long-gone business. The outline of the letters are for Henrietta’s, a bridal gown boutique, which we know was there, but
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Pop-Up Clothing Store Coming To Former Trois Pommes Patisserie Space On 5th Avenue

The former home of Trois Pommes Patisserie, the bakery that closed in March after almost seven years in business, will soon have a new, but temporary, tenant. Jeffrey Kessler, a broker with Warren Lewis Sotheby’s Realty, sends word that the pop-up shop Jackets and Jeans Sample Sale will be in the storefront at 260 5th Avenue, between Garfield and Carroll, for
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Park Slope Open House Picks

Looking for a new place to call home? We’ve rounded up a few places that are for sale and are hosting open houses this weekend, and have broken down the offerings below. What do you think? 630 Union Street, #5B (Sponsored Listing) Open House: Sunday, September 28, 12-3pm List Price: $850,000 Details: Don’t miss seeing this open
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Park Slope Stoop Sales: September 20-21

It’s still stoop sale season! With a nice, cool weekend ahead of us, this should be a good one take a walk and find some bargains in the neighborhood. Here are a few that are coming up: Where: 426 5th Street, between 6th & 7th Avenues When: Saturday, September 20, 9am-1pm What: If you’ve got a fast-growing teen,