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Wednesday, Feb. 24, 2010

A big Domi-NO from CB1 panel

Williamsburg–Greenpoint Waterfront: The Community Board 1 Land Use Committee voted against the $1.2-billion redevelopment of the old Domino Sugar factory on Tuesday night, the first public rejection of the project as it enters the eight-month review process for a rezoning along the Williamsburg waterfront that would allow a multiple-skyscraper project that is larger than the law currently allows. Comments (7)

An F-ing G-saster! Trains cut this weekend

Greenpoint: What’s a weekend partier to do? Comment

Cold comfort at Bedford Avenue pool

Williamsburg: Taking a dip in your local indoor pool shouldn’t qualify you for membership in the Polar Bear Club. Comments (1)

Beer bash

Greenpoint: A man buys a beer and steals $200. Plus all the other crime news from Greenpoint and Williamsburg’s 94th Precinct. Comment

Tuesday, Feb. 23, 2010

It’s a scream! Van Leeuwen goes from truck to storefront

Dining: Our days of chasing the Van Leeuwen ice cream truck around town for just one scoop of Earl Grey are just about over. Comments (2)

Friday, Feb. 19, 2010

G-saster! Train cut on weekends

Greenpoint: And the F train is out, too! What’s a weekend partier to do? Comments (3)

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You pick the new Kosciuszko Bridge design!

Mean Streets: The state wants you to choose your own billion-dollar bridge! Comments (5)

Wednesday, Feb. 17, 2010

Rumble on the J

Williamsburg: Two crimes on the J train lead the blotter. Plus all the other crime news from Williamsburg’s 90th Precinct. Comments (2)