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Brooklyn Heights–Downtown

Thursday, Aug. 28, 2008

Songs of summer

Music: When I heard that the exceedingly hip and energetic One World Symphony would be launching their new season with a program called “An Italian Summer,” my scholarly, erudite reaction was “Huh?” Comments (1)

Wednesday, Aug. 27, 2008


Art: Citing dangerous mist, the Brooklyn Heights Association is demanding some of the NYC Waterfalls be turned off. Comments (4)

Mob-like hit on local trees

Brooklyn Heights: Two trees had their roots covered in cement in the latest case of attempted arborcide in Brooklyn Heights. Comment

Promenade purse snatch

Brooklyn Heights: It’s Wednesday on, so look for your neighborhood below or start here with all the crime news from Brooklyn Heights’s 84th Precinct. Comments (1)

Check your Gage … and Tollner

Dining: Restaurateur Joe Chirico plans on reopening the historic Gage and Tollner chop house somewhere in Brooklyn. Comments (5)

Friday, Aug. 22, 2008

Downtown is soul-less!

Dining: The legendary Harlem fried-chicken-and-waffles joint, Amy Ruth’s, may not open in Downtown as planned, leaving many soul-food-lovers empty-stomached. Comments (1)

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