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Wednesday, April 23, 2014

FIRST LOOK: Saint Ann’s plan is a theater wrapped in a warehouse

DUMBO: This building is on its fourth act. Comments (2).

Downtown wireless: Saving grace or major waste?

Vox Pop: The Downtown Brooklyn Partnership launched a free Downtown wifi network this week. The scheme is part of larger plan to bring internet access to people living and working Downtown. The idea is to make the area more enticing to tech companies, but also to give shoppers, students, and workers high-speed access on their breaks. Comments (2).

On the front lines of fermentation: Brooklyn book details the battle of craft beer

Books: Brooklyn Brewery founder and former war corresspondant Steve Hindy is writing about a whole different battlefield these days. Comments (4).

Teen stabs woman with pen on B train

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

Tuesday, April 22, 2014

Getting kinky with Kinkos: Homemade nudie mag featured at annual Zine Fest

Books: The borough’s annual symposium of independent, DIY books and magazines is looking lurid this year, with the inclusion of a photospread publication that celebrates women in all their glory. Comments (4).

Monday, April 21, 2014

Unfolding: Sit on cardboard chairs at this new Dumbo store

DUMBO: A Dumbo design company’s just-opened storefront and work space is innovative down to the furniture. Comments (6).

Giving kicks! Entertainment industry types play soccer for charity

Brooklyn Heights: Media mavens had a ball on Brooklyn Bridge Park’s soccer fields over the weekend. Comments (3).

Heights kids on the hunt

Parenting: PHOTOS: Brooklyn Heights youngsters scrambled after hidden treasure at an Easter egg hunt on Saturday. Comments (1).

Saturday, April 19, 2014

Cross makes its Way over the Brooklyn Bridge

Downtown: Thousands of Christian faithful marched across the Brooklyn Bridge on April 18 to commemorate Good Friday. Comments (3).

Friday, April 18, 2014

Bars scored! Wifi comes to Fulton Mall

Downtown: Fulton Mall shoppers can now go online while standing on line. Comment.

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