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Brooklyn Heights–Downtown

Saturday, April 7, 2007

Fridays quits Gage & Tollner site on Fulton

Downtown: TGI Friday’s has closed down their restaurant inside the historic Gage & Tollner building. Comment.

The street doomed Gage, its owner says

Downtown: Joe Chirico, who put his heart and soul into Gage and Tollner for nine years, says it’s tough for any restaurant to survive in that location. Comment.

Bubby’s owner fights back

Downtown: According to its owner, Bubby’s in DUMBO won’t be closing anytime soon. Comments (1).

SUV rams Atlantic shop

Downtown: A drunk driver plowed his truck through the window of an Atlantic Avenue storefront. Comment.

The ‘J’ majors in art

DUMBO: The J Condo is hosting an art competition for potential buyers. Comment.

Wal-Mart needs a better map

Heights Lowdown: Maybe the behemouth should study Brooklyn before putting a store here. Comment.

Two teens beaten on Smith Street

Fort Greene: A round-up of neighborhood crime. Comment.