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1998 Stories by Karen Houppert

Archives: 1999 | 1998
  • City on Trial

    published December 1, 1998

    The date is August 5 and police have raided the Hells Angels' clubhouse in search of a stolen motorcycle. It's a Keystone Kop moment, brought to... More >>

  • Nannypacks

    published November 24, 1998

    "Need a great babysitter? Our wonderful babysitter, Betty*, is available for full- or part-time work. . . . She has been with us... More >>

  • Road Rage

    published November 17, 1998

    How many bureaucrats does it take to change a lightbulb (or post a "Do Not Enter" sign)? Users of Brooklyn's Prospect Park, who once again... More >>

  • Race Matters

    published November 3, 1998

    The election takes place on Tuesday with, among other things, a heated senate race (D'Amato-Schumer). Also up for grabs: the highest statewide... More >>

Archives: 1999 | 1998