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Brooklyn Heights–Downtown

Thursday, Sept. 25, 2008

Deaf in DUMBO

DUMBO: Now hear this: DUMBO may be the city’s most-fashionable neighborhood, but the arty area down under the Manhattan Bridge overpass is so noisy that even its own community association president just moved away because she couldn’t take it anymore. Comments (5)

Jane tries another go-round with carousel

Bridge ‘Park’: Jane Walentas — wife of DUMBO megadeveloper David Walentas — is ramping up an effort to get her pet project, a 1920s-era carousel, included in the proposed Brooklyn Bridge Park development site. Comments (1)

Wednesday, Sept. 24, 2008

Thief steals a bag of change!

Brooklyn Heights: Since when is $40 in change not a good haul for a mugger? Plus all the crime news from Brooklyn Heights, Boerum Hill, Downtown and DUMBO’s 84th Precinct. Comment

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