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Fort Greene–Clinton Hill

Thursday, Jan. 8, 2009

If you can’t sell ’em, rent ’em

Fort Greene: Sales of luxury apartments in the majestic and phallic Williamsburgh Savings Bank building are so sluggish that the owner will rent the unsold units until the economy improves — the latest proof that the real-estate market has gone to hell in a rent basket. Comments (3).

Wednesday, Jan. 7, 2009

No happy new year for stabbed man

Fort Greene: A man was repeatedly stabbed just after the new year started. Plus all the other crime news from Fort Greene and the Hill’s 88th Precinct. Comment.

Tuesday, Jan. 6, 2009

Drinking in some great art

Art: For all of you who have looked at a piece of modern art and muttered, “My kid could do that,” boy, do we have an art show for you. Comment.

Monday, Jan. 5, 2009

Nun left! Now neighbors want to save convent building

Clinton Hill: A quest by Clinton Hill preservationists to save a historic convent building has become even more urgent now that the last remaining nuns are moving out and the religious complex may be put up for sale. Comments (3).

Wednesday, Dec. 31, 2008

Horrifying shop mugging

Fort Greene: Two men pulled guns and pistol-whipped an auto shop worker. Plus all the other crime news from Fort Greene and the Hill’s 88th Precinct. Comments (1).

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