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Brooklyn Heights–Downtown

Thursday, July 19, 2012

‘Daily Show’ co-creator talks comedy in DUMBO

Books: Brilliant social satirist and “Daily Show” co-creator Lizz Winstead is showcasing a bitingly funny book that offers a closer look at one of today’s most influential female comedians. Comment.

Wednesday, July 18, 2012

Hell-evator ride as gunmen rob man

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

Monday, July 16, 2012

Pay phones get second life as Wi-Fi hot-spots

Downtown: Pay phones are going the way of the telegraph — but city officials are hoping to modernize the pre-internet relics with a more up-to-date amenity: free Wi-Fi. Comment.

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Saturday, July 14, 2012

Changes on Fulton Mall: Brooklyn Industries to open Downtown

Changing Brooklyn: Brooklyn’s leading purveyor of graphic t-shirts and hometown pride will replace a closed down bank on the quickly transforming thoroughfare. Comments (19).