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Brooklyn Heights–Downtown

Thursday, April 16, 2009

Here’s the beef: Arby’s ‘Gage’ plan moves ahead

Dining: Fast food chain Arby’s plans to open a roast-beef emporium on the Fulton Mall in the landmark former Gage and Tollner restaurant site moved ahead on Wednesday night. Comment

Wednesday, April 15, 2009

Meters on Montague Street will be a real stitch

Brooklyn Heights: Everyone hates the parking meters on Montague Street — but what if they were covered in bright, hand-knitted sleeves that look like the socks grandma used to make? Comment

Lots of violence!

Brooklyn Heights: The Police Blotter is dominated by knife and gunplay. Plus all the crime news from Brooklyn Heights, Boerum Hill, Downtown and DUMBO’s 84th Precinct. Comments (1)

Monday, April 13, 2009

Ping pong madness — an exclusive podcast!

DUMBO: On the eve of The Brooklyn Paper’s all-out ping pong grudge match with the staff of the Water Street Restaurant and Lounge on Thursday, April 16 in DUMBO, here’s some exclusive video that really shows what the restaurant is in for. As we say in our Metrotech newsroom, bring it, suckers! With video … Comment

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