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Williamsburg–Greenpoint–Bushwick

Wednesday, Oct. 17, 2012

BREAKING: Olechowski beats Restler in Williamsburg district leader race

Williamsburg: Williamsburg Democratic district leader Lincoln Restler has met his match. Comments (2)

Fatal stabbing in stalled W’burg condo

Williamsburg: A man lost his life after a grisly stabbing in an unfinished Williamsburg condo building on Tuesday morning, investigators say. Comments (1)

Cops: Fleeing suspect opens fire on police

Williamsburg: Plus all the other dastardly news from Williamsburg’s 90th Precinct. Comment

Thugs attack man for cellphone

Greenpoint: Plus all the other crime from Greenpoint’s 94th Precinct. Comment

Tuesday, Oct. 16, 2012

It’s official: Two Trees is now developing the Domino Sugar factory

Williamsburg–Greenpoint Waterfront: Real estate powerhouse Two Trees Management Company has closed on its purchase of the former Domino Sugar factory, acquiring the massive real estate gem but not yet revealing whether it will stick to the original-but-controversial redevelopment blueprint or draft something new. Comments (4)

Monday, Oct. 15, 2012

No hangout for old men: W’burg’s beloved Swinging Sixties Senior Center closing

Williamsburg: The city will stop funding Williamsburg’s Swinging Sixties Senior Center, harkening the demise of a gathering place for the bingo set, a popular upstairs day-care center, and a hub for North Brooklyn neighborhood activism since 1974. Comments (3)

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