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Brooklyn Heights–Downtown

Thursday, Oct. 29, 2009

Choppers! Heights group fights helicopter invasion

Brooklyn Heights: If you think helicopter noise over Brooklyn Heights, DUMBO and other waterfront neighborhoods is bad now, wait until this spring, when chopper traffic is expected to at least double. Comments (3)

Ready, set, plant! Daffodils will fill Montague Street

Brooklyn Heights: It may be turning cold, but Operation Daffodil is about to launch. Comments (1)

Wednesday, Oct. 28, 2009

‘Dead’ worker stops traffic in Downtown

Downtown: Downtown office workers did a double take when they saw a coffin propped up on the sidewalk outside National Grid’s building on Jay Street. Comment

Rough night at club

Brooklyn Heights: A drunk pulls a blade on a Downtown bouncer. Plus all the other crime news from Brooklyn Heights, Boerum Hill, Downtown and DUMBO’s 84th Precinct. Comment

Roofus: The lack of sparkle isn’t the only problem Downtown

Downtown plan: Our cartoonist, Cristian Fleming, thinks some community activists have too much time on their hands. Comment

Friday, Oct. 23, 2009

The Fulton Mall lacks bling — in the sidewalk, that is

Downtown: The chairman of the local community board says he’s underwhelmed by the sparkle that the city said it put into new sidewalks on the Fulton Mall. Comments (6)

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