Daily Archives: January 16, 2013

Photos art house via felgzzz

Photo by felgzzz Captured a Park Slope moment on camera? Send it to editor@parkslopestoop.com, add it to the Park Slope Stoop Flickr group, or tag it #parkslope on Instagram, and we’ll post it on the blog.

News guns via nypd

Yesterday Governor Andrew Cuomo signed a sweeping, bi-partisan gun control measure into law, the first in the nation following last month’s horrific school shooting in Newtown, CT. Our local Assemblymembers James Brennan (District 44) and Joan Millman (District 52) joined their colleagues in a 104-to-43 vote to pass the measure. An expanded ban on assault rifles went into effect…

Health brooklyn marathon via facebook

Ah, running. Such a versatile means of exercise. All you really need is a good pair of sneakers and some land, and you’re good to go. Luckily for Park Slopers, we’ve got some beautiful land practically at our doorsteps at Prospect Park and some excellent resources through local running clubs. Whether you’re training for a…

Art & Music summer camp via y windsor terrace

It doesn’t seem like it now, but summer will be on us before we know it. In fact, summer camp open houses have begun and will continue through April. We’ve compiled a list of day camps, organized by theme, happening around Brooklyn. Most of the camps provide limited transportation. If your child feels they are…

Kids & Family bugaboo stroller via huffpost

Stroller manufacturer Bugaboo International is recalling more than 50,000 of its Cameleon and Donkey models in the United States and Canada because of a potentially dangerous feature. From Huffington Post: The company, whose high-end strollers are popular in both urban areas and suburbs, said Tuesday that a button on the stroller’s carrycot/seat carry handle can become…

Art & Music broken heart

Valentine’s Day is a month away, which means that very soon just about every media outlet is going to sell us either love or the rejection of it. Love is the worst! Unless you’re in it, then it’s the best (but only with lots of diamonds)! If you are single, though, don’t spend the next…