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Brooklyn Heights–Downtown

Thursday, Aug. 26, 2010

Bedbugs continue their assault on our criminal justice system

Downtown: After a snack at the DA’s office, the pesky mites are now at the Legal Aid Society. Comment

Wednesday, Aug. 25, 2010

Pipe dream! State is considering long tunnel to bypass BQE

Mean Streets: Dig they might! Comments (24)

Brutal mug on Nassau

Brooklyn Heights: Two thugs, plus two more jumping out of an SUV, created this horror. Plus all the other crime news from Brooklyn Heights and Downtown’s 84th Precinct blotter. Comment

Tuesday, Aug. 24, 2010

Light in August! DUMBO gets its first traffic signal

Mean Streets: Aw, DUMBO — our little neighborhood has finally grown up. Comments (4)

Friday, Aug. 20, 2010

Brooklyn Bridge Park bike path to open next week

Bridge ‘Park’: The once-industrial waterfront between Old Fulton Street in DUMBO and Atlantic Avenue has finally been transformed into a long-awaited bike and pedestrian path in Brooklyn Bridge Park, offering all-new waterfront views and, more importantly, a buffer between cyclists and their motorized nemeses. Comments (7)

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