— Muffin’s Pet Connection: Week of September 4

— Dig in! Groundbreaking for new playground celebrated at P.S. 192

Greenpoint — East River State Park gets free Wi-Fi

Greenpoint — Bye bye, Beacon’s Closet Williamsburg

— Greenwood Heights, Windsor Terrace in DSNY organics collection pilot program

— Ask The DA: Back-to-school safety

Cobble Hill — Star of Brooklyn: Salvatore “Buddy” Scotto

Fort Greene — DOT to repave parts of DeKalb Avenue, requires cars to be moved on September 4

Cobble Hill — Community groups file legal motion to ensure local input into LICH’s future

— Find decades of dedication at WaldingerÂ’s Pharmacy

— DOT approves resident-led safety plan at Ocean Parkway and Church Avenue

— Two men murdered in Southwest Brooklyn, yet citywide rate at all-time low