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Brooklyn Heights–Downtown

Monday, Nov. 11, 2013

Smoke this book

Books: Just about everyone handles illicit substances, according to journalist Peter Madsen, whose new book “Dealers” is a collection of anonymous interviews with illicit substance handlers of New York that show how far getting high cuts across social strata. Comments (2).

Wednesday, Nov. 6, 2013

Cops: Duo beats men and steals their bikes

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

Tuesday, Nov. 5, 2013

Showstopper! Preservationists send Brooklyn Heights Cinema overhaul back to the drawing board again

Brooklyn Heights: Maybe the third time will be the charm for the landlord of the beloved Brooklyn Heights Cinema. Comment.

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Friday, Nov. 1, 2013

Royal flush! Cadman Plaza public toilet likely to ease the pressure on Starbucks bathrooms

Downtown: Visitors to Downtown can stop pretending they have jury duty in order to use the courthouse bathrooms — provided they have a quarter. Comments (1).