Brooklyn Heights–Downtown

Roofus’s take on the Atlantic Yards planning process

Atlantic Yards: Here’s our cartoonist’s take on the latest Atlantic Yards development. Comments (1)

Look, up in the sky — it’s a bird, it’s a plane, no, it’s hate speech!

Hate and profanity filled the skies over Downtown Brooklyn on Wednesday when an anonymous pamphleteer threw hundreds of copies of an obscene, anti-Obama poem from the top of a building in the Metrotech office complex. Comments (8)
Downtown plan: A city panel approved a $20-million federal stimulus bailout for a stalled Downtown development on Tuesday, pushing ahead plans for a mall, residential units and office space where the Albee Square shopping center once stood. Comments (2)

Four crooks, five dollars

Crime: Four men bash another guy for a $5 bill. Plus all the other crime news from Brooklyn Heights, Boerum Hill, Downtown and DUMBO’s 84th Precinct. Comment

The full text of the letter that filled the skies with hate

Here is the full text of the hate-filled flier that was tossed into the air from a Downtown Brooklyn skyscraper on Wednesday afternoon. Comments (5)

Does anyone know how to run a popcorn machine at the Court Street Cinema?

Apparently not — the multiplex had its second fire in a month on Saturday night. Comments (2)
Downtown plan: Call it the “Battle of the Bailout.” Comments (1)

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