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Brooklyn Heights–Downtown

Thursday, March 11, 2010

Editorial: Bloomy’s takeover does not ensure a real Brooklyn Bridge Park

Editorial: Mayor Bloomberg’s announcement that the city will take over the construction of the unbuilt portions of Brooklyn Bridge Park has changed very little for the Brooklynites who will use this supposedly public park. Comments (6)

Wednesday, March 10, 2010

City seals deal to take over Brooklyn Bridge Park

Bridge ‘Park’: The city on Wednesday officially took over development of — and funding for — Brooklyn Bridge Park, an agreement that supporters say “guarantees” that the waterfront development will indeed be completed. Comments (1)

Two burglaries in same Remsen St. building

Brooklyn Heights: Un-luck runs in cycles, apparently. Plus all the other crime news from Brooklyn Heights, DUMBO and Downtown’s 84th Precinct. Comments (1)

Tuesday, March 9, 2010

BRAWL! College kids scuffle on Henry Street

Brooklyn Heights: Brooklyn Heights residents remain miffed about an entire weekend of partying, fighting and rabble-rousing, allegedly by students in the St. George dormitories on Henry Street. Comment

This ‘Bourne’ identity is a hit at St. Ann’s Warehouse

The Butcher of Flatbush Ave. Extension: The amazing life of Bette Bourne. Comment

Heights Players keep the laughs coming in tired old ‘Leading Ladies’

The Butcher of Flatbush Ave. Extension: Sure, it’s predictable, but there are laughs galore. Comment

Friday, March 5, 2010

Scarano, starchitect of the ‘new Brooklyn,’ loses right to file plans

DUMBO: Brooklyn’s most-polarizing — and prolific — architect has been banned from filing construction plans for playing fast and loose with city regulations. Comments (2)

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