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In Greenpoint, the Rainbow Is Somewhere Under an Oil Slick

If you were Lady Liberty, they'd pay $150,000 to see if it was safe for people to walk on your head. That's status! Plus news from Crown Heights, the LES, Clinton Hill, and Wash Heights, in the week's final boroughs report.

Carroll Gardens Woman Will See Nanny Brought to Justice

A busybody mom seeks punishment for a nanny she thinks left a kid unattended in Carroll Gardens, New York 'Press' commenters lose their lunch over a Harlem-gentrification story, and a snarky Greenpoint blogger goes soft, all in today's neighborhood news.

Joshua Kushner: Jared 2.0?

Jared Kushner's developer bro rocks the East Village shul crowd, the waterfalls installation is killing the trees at River Café, barges are rotting in Jamaica Bay, and scruffle venue Studio B in Greenpoint is shuttered. In today's hood roundup!

Astor Place to Get Slightly Less Life-Threatening

Scruffles are playing in the streets in Jackson Heights. Gays are scared for their Vespas in Chelsea. Some other group of people is turning in its Uzis in Clinton Hill. And everybody is reading our daily boroughs report.

A-Rod Indulges in Retail Therapy

Because we don't count Kabbalah as actual therapy. Plus, gossip on Brad Pitt, Heath Ledger, John Edwards, and Billy Joel in our daily column roundup.

There’s a Sloop on the Gowanus

Plus the Upper West Side gets "rods of falling water," and Flushing's Sky View Parc–condo dwellers get sludge-front property, in our daily neighborhood wrap-up.

Michel Gondry Moves to Historic East Williamsburg Block

You can find libido-enhancing maca in Jackson Heights, aspects of Frenchness in Boerum Hill and, speaking of French things, possibly filmmaker Michel Gondry in East Williamsburg. That and more in our head-choppingly wacky Bastille Day boroughs report.

‘Ugly Betty’ Watch Begins!

America and friends come to Dumbo, Betsey Johnson sells her Village penthouse and moves uptown, and the hipsters still haven't taken over the Giglio Feast in W'burg. That and more in our daily boroughs report!

The High Line: Now With Seating!

The old Domino Sugar plant keeps its cool sign, the Village likely loses a theater save its façade, and the High Line gains its first bench! More wins and losses in today's boroughs report.