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Saturday, March 22, 2008

Whine connoisseurs

Williamsburg: Williamsburg and Greenpoint residents are the biggest complainers in the borough, new statistics show — and the data has locals wondering who is doing all the whining. Comments (3)

Con-Ed con-dos?

Williamsburg–Greenpoint Waterfront: Sudden construction activity in a long-dormant Con Ed power plant on Kent Avenue set off immediate alarms in a neighborhood antsy about the arrival of more luxury condo towers. Comment

SLASHED! Robbers were using the big blades last week

Williamsburg: At least four robbers used blades this week to intimidate their victims and make off with their cash. Comment

Berry bad

Williamsburg: Two gunmen ripped off a Berry Street liquor store. Plus all the other crime news from Williamsburg and Greenpoint’s 94th Precinct Comment

Piggy bank rob

Williamsburg: Burglars broke into a Stagg Street apartment, snatching everything they could grab — even the piggy bank on March 12. Plus all the other crime news from Williamsburg and Bushwick’s 90th Precinct. Comment