Great Hyperlocal Journalism: The Bike Wars

Bicycling was a hot topic last week, as a lawsuit against the city sparked a debate about bike lanes, and a bicyclist was hit by a car on the Lower East Side. That, and a series of crimes dominated the best hyperlocal reporting of the week. Check it out:

Bushwick Small Biz Worries About Wal-Mart (BushwickBK)

Cyclist Struck by Car at Grand & Chrystie (The Lo-Down)

Bike Wars-The Evil NBBL Strikes Back (Fucked in Park Slope)

Gallery Bar Shuttered by NYPD Friday Night (Bowery Boogie)

Five Daytime Burglaries in Brooklyn Heights in Last Four Days (Brooklyn Heights Blog)

Westboro Baptist Church Cancels Mirrer Yeshiva Protest At Last Moment (Flatbush Scoop)

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