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Friday, Sept. 4, 2009

Incumbent James deserves re-election in the 35th District

Editorial: In the 35th District, The Brooklyn Paper editorial board endorses Letitia James for the Democratic nomination for her Fort Greene-Clinton Hill-Prospect Heights seat. Comments (12)

Thursday, Sept. 3, 2009

Hakeem’s dream

Fort Greene: Assemblyman Hakeem Jeffries wants to bail out luxury apartment developers with new loans that would turn high-end units into ‘affordable’ residences. Comments (2)

Wednesday, Sept. 2, 2009

Vicious beating in Fort Greene Park

Fort Greene: A mean beating in the park. Plus all the other crime news from Fort Greene and Clinton Hill’s 88th Precinct. Comment

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Sunday, Aug. 30, 2009

Spike Lee’s Michael Jackson bash is a complete success

Fort Greene: The Nethermeade in Prospect Park rocked in tribute to the King of Pop — and it was even spic and span within minutes. Comments (8)

Friday, Aug. 28, 2009

MTA says no plaque-o for Jacko at subway station he made famous

Fort Greene: The MTA told a Brooklyn councilwoman to beat it after she suggested that the Hoyt-Schermerhorn subway station be renamed in honor of Michael Jackson, who famously filmed his “Bad” video there in 1987. Comments (8)

Our debate is a brawl! Candidates for Fort Greene seat get testy

Election: Some of the wildest action so far this campaign season involved one man and two women going at it in front of a camera — in a hot City Council debate in The Brooklyn Paper’s Metrotech offices this week. With video … Comments (6)

Sunday, Sept. 2, 2001

It was a dog slay afternoon

Fort Greene: A police officer shot a vicious guard dog terrorizing the streets of Fort Greene and Clinton Hill on Sunday. Comment