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Dear Hypocrite, I read your column without fail every issue.  Now, finally, I’ve got a problem worthy of your attention.  I’m a single male in my late thirties and I’m […]

Shallow in the Slope

Dear Hypocrite, I read your column without fail every issue.  Now, finally, I’ve got a problem worthy of your attention.  I’m a single male in my late thirties and I’m […]

On Wednesday, April 1st, A Taste of Fifth—hosted by The Fifth Avenue Business Improvement District—showcased the culinary offerings of more than sixty local food and beverage heavy hitters. Participants included both veteran and newbie restaurants along Park […]

A Taste of Fifth

On Wednesday, April 1st, A Taste of Fifth—hosted by The Fifth Avenue Business Improvement District—showcased the culinary offerings of more than sixty local food and beverage heavy hitters. Participants included both veteran and newbie restaurants along Park […]

In the wake of the three tragic pedestrian deaths of local M.S. 51 students this past year, fellow student and advocate for pedestrian safety awareness, Alison Collard de Beaufort, decided […]

Vision Zero: A New Kind of Street Smart

In the wake of the three tragic pedestrian deaths of local M.S. 51 students this past year, fellow student and advocate for pedestrian safety awareness, Alison Collard de Beaufort, decided […]

That is the question! I happen to think that off-leash hour at Prospect Park, especially on weekends, is one of the greatest things about Park Slope.  Many a weekend morning, […]

To Get a Dog or Not to Get a Dog…

That is the question! I happen to think that off-leash hour at Prospect Park, especially on weekends, is one of the greatest things about Park Slope.  Many a weekend morning, […]

The Tooth Fairy screwed up last night. She forgot the tooth. Big mistake, as Tooth Fairy Fails go. Taking the tooth and leaving the money are pretty much the only job […]

Tooth Fairy Fail

The Tooth Fairy screwed up last night. She forgot the tooth. Big mistake, as Tooth Fairy Fails go. Taking the tooth and leaving the money are pretty much the only job […]

Think about your favorite movies; now think about the music in them.  In some cases, it’s almost impossible to separate the movie from the soundtrack; it’s so intertwined with the […]

The Soundtrack of Brooklyn

Think about your favorite movies; now think about the music in them.  In some cases, it’s almost impossible to separate the movie from the soundtrack; it’s so intertwined with the […]

Flu season is upon us once again. At the high school where I teach, my principal has been spraying the doorknobs with Lysol and reminding all of us to cough […]

Fear Not The Shot

Flu season is upon us once again. At the high school where I teach, my principal has been spraying the doorknobs with Lysol and reminding all of us to cough […]

A student came to me for an Alexander Technique lesson, referred by a yoga colleague, hoping to relieve her agonizing neck and shoulder pain.  I began by explaining Alexander’s central […]

Redefining the Core

A student came to me for an Alexander Technique lesson, referred by a yoga colleague, hoping to relieve her agonizing neck and shoulder pain.  I began by explaining Alexander’s central […]

The good, the earthy, and the funky: How natural wine is making a splash in Park Slope’s wine culture. So you know how when you get out of the shower, […]

Natural Selection

The good, the earthy, and the funky: How natural wine is making a splash in Park Slope’s wine culture. So you know how when you get out of the shower, […]

Winter is officially here…the brisk wind is plucking the last of the fall leaves from their branches in Prospect Park, and we’re breaking out our long coats and stroller shades. […]

Raising the Temp

Winter is officially here…the brisk wind is plucking the last of the fall leaves from their branches in Prospect Park, and we’re breaking out our long coats and stroller shades. […]

Progressive Leadership in District 39 The Park Slope Reader had the great opportunity to speak with New York City Council Member Brad Lander who represents the 39th District in Brooklyn […]

Brad Lander

Progressive Leadership in District 39 The Park Slope Reader had the great opportunity to speak with New York City Council Member Brad Lander who represents the 39th District in Brooklyn […]

Dear Hypocrite, I have been in a book club for eight years.  Together, we’ve weathered two divorces, three births, two bouts with cancer, and the death of a member’s husband […]

The First Rule of Book Club

Dear Hypocrite, I have been in a book club for eight years.  Together, we’ve weathered two divorces, three births, two bouts with cancer, and the death of a member’s husband […]

Like most two-year-olds, my daughter cannot abide winter gear. I can’t know for sure why hats and mittens are so anathema to her, though I can speculate. From her reaction’s epic […]

The Winter of Our Discontent

Like most two-year-olds, my daughter cannot abide winter gear. I can’t know for sure why hats and mittens are so anathema to her, though I can speculate. From her reaction’s epic […]