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Thursday, Aug. 27, 2009

Marty enters Bermuda ‘Triangle’ by endorsing Levin — and the rezoning

Election: Borough President Markowitz endorsed two of Assemblyman Vito Lopez’s pet projects this week, giving his blessing to a controversial rezoning and the powerful Democratic Party boss’s Council candidate. Comments (8).

Former nunnery is now an art gallery!

Art: The Convent of St. Cecilia in Greenpoint housed nuns until last year, but on Friday, it will become a different kind of haven. Comment.

Wednesday, Aug. 26, 2009

Four hoods mug a man

Williamsburg: Yet another mugging leads the blotter. Plus all the crime news from Williamsburg’s 90th Precinct. Comment.

Armed and dangerous

Greenpoint: Two armed muggings of women lead the blotter this week. Plus the other police news from Greenpoint and Williamsburg’s 94th Precinct. Comment.

Monday, Aug. 24, 2009

MTA still has no ‘Hewes’ for station entrances

Williamsburg: Stairways to heaven they ain’t. Comments (5).

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Friday, Aug. 21, 2009

Pulaski Bridge to go under the knife

Mean Streets: You might want to avoid the Pulaski Bridge starting on Monday when the Greenpoint-to-Long Island City span gets a make-over. Comments (1).

The New Up is a downer!

Smash or Trash: The band has a new album out, but the Smash or Trash team trashed it. Sorry. With video … Comment.