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Brooklyn Heights–Downtown

Wednesday, May 25, 2011

More to love at Brooklyn Bridge Park

Bridge ‘Park’: This weekend, Brooklyn Bridge Park will be filled with cheese, frankfurters, sand — and eager park-goers galore. Comment

Cop chases down phone-thieving posse

Brooklyn Heights: Lots of crime from Brooklyn Heights and Downtown’s 84th Precinct blotter. Comment

Tuesday, May 24, 2011

‘Brooklyn Commons’ seeks an uncommon Downtown

Downtown: In the future, the Brooklyn–Queens Expressway is a tunnel, vegetable gardens grow in Cadman Plaza, and bike lanes are in the sky — if you believe the design students. Comments (6)

Vinegar Hill House to expand

Dining: The dream team behind Vinegar Hill House will expand its operation with a cafe next door, giving devotees of the bucolic dinner retreat even more to love — and opponents more to complain about. Comment

It’s a jungle out there as DUMBO ‘grows’ a cool photography project

Art: If you already thought the city was an urban jungle, you ain’t seen nothing yet. Comment