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Brooklyn Heights–Downtown

Thursday, Feb. 19, 2009

It’s a fun ‘House’ at St. Ann’s Warehouse

Theater: Our critic raves about the funny take on Ibsen’s “A Doll’s House” at St. Ann’s Warehouse. Comment

All drawn out

Cartoon: Our cartoonist Cristian Fleming was tickled by the story of the aborted rescue of the 20-pound lobster from a Dyker Heights restaurant this week. Comment

More problem$ at Brooklyn Bridge ‘Park’

Bridge ‘Park’: Yet another revenue-generating component of the beleaguered Brooklyn Bridge “Park” development is on hold because of the faltering economy, The Brooklyn Paper has learned. Comments (8)

Wednesday, Feb. 18, 2009

Lawyer robbed — in court!

Brooklyn Heights: Are there no safe places anymore? In our lead item, a lawyer is robbed inside a courthouse! Plus all the crime news from Brooklyn Heights, Boerum Hill, Downtown and DUMBO’s 84th Precinct. Comment

Tuesday, Feb. 17, 2009

A video tribute to Zeke Faux, beloved intern

DUMBO: Intern Zeke Faux has moved on after six months, dozens of front-page stories, plenty of honest-to-goodness legwork and not a single cup of coffee fetched for an editor. Here is our video tribute to him. With video … Comments (1)

Book ‘em! Heights Books to move to Cobble Hill

Books: The writing on the wall — “Building sold!” — scared some book lovers, but the good news is that Heights Books will live on. Comments (1)

Friday, Feb. 13, 2009

Lookout below! Big chunk of building blows off in storm

Brooklyn Heights: The mini-hurricane that blew through Brooklyn on Thursday morning sent a chunk of a Clinton Street building crashing to the pavement in Brooklyn Heights — though, miraculously, no one was injured. Comments (1)

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