Daily Archives: February 14, 2013

Photos sidewalk heart via hiho batik

Inspired by a fitting symbol discovered by Hiho Batik, we wish you all, once again, a very happy Valentine’s Day. Much love! 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.

Police & Fire Missing: Miguel Lugo

The NYPD is asking for the public’s assistance in locating 16-year-old Miguel Lugo, who was last seen at about 6am on Tuesday, February 12, at his home on Union Street between 4th and 5th Avenues. Miguel is described as 6’1″ tall, about 140 pounds, with brown eyes, and black hair. He was last scene wearing a…

Holiday hanging hearts via chefboyardu

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Transportation g train via stephen rees

Remember when everyone was talking about how the G train is no less reliable than other lines? Why is it feeling again like that’s just not the case? Service changes this weekend are as follows: No G trains between Hoyt-Schermerhorn Streets and Church Avenue  11:45 p.m. Friday – 5:00 a.m. Monday, February 15 – 18 No…

Art & Music party like its 1999 via bell house

Happy Valentine’s Day, Slopers! Hope it’s treating you well, and that someone presents you with a super romantic expression of love and appreciation. Or, if not, that you get a chance to, I don’t know, watch your favorite show while eating your favorite food. I know that the folks at Seamless, ever the romantics, are promoting…

Business farid ali-lancheros via bogota bistro

Two prominent neighbors and business-owners are making headlines this week. Farid Ali-Lancheros, the co-owner of Bogota Latin Bistro, was recently voted to the Board of Directors of the New York State Restaurant Association. The NYSRA is the oldest and most comprehensive professional organization for restaurant management and advocacy in New York State, according to the press…

Business seventh avenue bid via fb

Seventh Avenue business owners, along with the Park Slope Chamber of Commerce, are working to establish a business improvement district (BID) along Park Slope’s 7th Avenue. If successful, the BID would span 7th Avenue from St. John’s Place to 16th Street, including contiguous side street commercial properties. The Steering Committee behind the project spent last year…

Events raw chocolate via edward kimuk

Local health center Triomph Fitness and health coach Mary Cauchard continue their series of free holistic health workshops this Saturday, February 16, at 11:00 a.m. In celebration of the holiday, this month’s focus is on chocolate– specifically, raw chocolate: This workshop entitled “HOLISTIC SWEET LOVE” teaches you about raw cacao and how to incorporate this super food into…