Downtown archive

Brooklyn Heights–Downtown

Monday, Oct. 10, 2011

‘Onion’ wry! ‘Finest News Source’ turns its rapier wit to sports

Books: Finally, an event for both sports fans and sports haters. Comment.

Some fine sports headlines from the Onion

Books: Onion head writer Seth Reiss gave us his five favorite sports headlines from the world’s finest news source. Comment.

Thursday, Oct. 6, 2011

Esquire: DUMBO is man at his best

DUMBO: The magazine rents out David Walentas’s $25-million penthouse for a month of parties. No, you’re not invited. Comments (3).

Wednesday, Oct. 5, 2011

Foiled again! Copper thieves run roughshod over DUMBO work site

DUMBO: Armed thieves locked up a security guard and ransacked a DUMBO construction site in search of copper on Water Street on Oct. 1. Comments (1).

Seeing red: Pedestrians still dodging Atlantic Ave traffic to get to Pier 6

Mean Streets: And residents say it’s because the city doesn’t enforce the “No turn on red” restriction. Comments (31).

Robbed while eating Junior’s cheesecake!

Brooklyn Heights: Plus all the other crime from Brooklyn Heights and Downtown’s 84th Precinct blotter. Comment.

Tuesday, Oct. 4, 2011

‘Virgen’ territory! Karen O unleashes ‘psycho opera’ on DUMBO

DUMBO: The Yeah Yeah Yeahs singer creates a “cathartic” ride for St. Ann’s Warehouse — and shuns our interview requests. Comments (1).

Thursday, Sept. 29, 2011

Sahadi’s universe is expanding

Brooklyn Heights: Sahadi’s will open its third storefront to Atlantic Avenue next summer — and the popular Middle Eastern market wants your help deciding what new gourmet treats will go there. Comment.