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Saturday, May 5, 2012

Folkin’ around!

Downtown: The fourth annual Brooklyn Folk Festival showcases the county of Kings as a powerhouse for banjos and twang. Comments (2)

Friday, May 4, 2012

Neighbors: Brooklyn Bridge construction is extremely loud, incredibly late

Brooklyn Is Angry: Noisy construction work on the historic span is permitted between 11 pm until 6 am — way too late, according to sleep-deprived neighbors. Comments (8)

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Wednesday, May 2, 2012

Crooks attack woman on Willoughby Street

Brooklyn Heights: Plus all the other crime from Brooklyn Heights and Downtown’s 84th Precinct blotter. Comments (1)

Tuesday, May 1, 2012

Cheers! This man brews Brooklyn’s best homemade beer

Brooklyn Heights: The war of the worts has been won by a rare-book seller from Brooklyn Heights who brews his beer with oysters. Comment

Weird science: College kids battle in Downtown robotics competition

Downtown: Brooklyn’s brightest mechanical minds inched the world one step closer to its inevitable robot takeover on Saturday when they put their high-tech, creations to the test at the first ever Robotics Tournament of Champions at City Tech’s Mechatronics Technology Center. Comment