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Brooklyn Heights–Downtown

Thursday, Oct. 16, 2008

It’s un-American! Judges turn park into a foreign car lot

Brooklyn Heights: Not only have State Supreme Court judges commandeered a part of Columbus Park to leave their cars during the day — but 93 percent of the cars are foreign-made! Comments (13)

Cuts for kids

Spa: During these tumultuous economic times, many adults try to pamper away their stress. But do kids need the same treatment? Comments (2)

Wednesday, Oct. 15, 2008

Bloomy: Marty is ‘probably’ good

Bloomy in the ’Hood: Mayor Bloomberg offered only lukewarm support on Tuesday for his embattled ally Borough President Markowitz, who’s come under intense ethical scrutiny since The Brooklyn Paper reported last month that his private charity has received hundreds of thousands of dollars from Bruce Ratner, the Atlantic Yards developer who has enjoyed strong support from Markowitz. Comments (3)

Kid gets his just dessert

DUMBO: A kid steals a wallet — then it gets stolen from him! Plus all the crime news from Brooklyn Heights, Boerum Hill, Downtown and DUMBO’s 84th Precinct. Comment

Monday, Oct. 13, 2008

Brooklyn wins at Burger Bash!

Awesome: Our burgermeister Gersh Kuntzman brings you to the Burger Bash in this exclusive video. With video … Comment

A must ‘Watch’!

Awesome: Our reviewer raves about “Black Watch,” the searing anti-war show at St. Ann’s Warehouse in DUMBO. Comment

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