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Brooklyn Heights–Downtown

Thursday, Oct. 7, 2010

A ‘Fare’ to remember

Dining: While Brooklyn was busy racking up acclaim in the Zagat Guide, Brooklyn Fare earned the borough another gold star — or two, actually, in the latest edition of the highly regarded Michelin Guide. Comment

Wednesday, Oct. 6, 2010

Regina Myer’s art attack in Brooklyn Bridge Park

Bridge ‘Park’: Brooklyn Bridge Park officials slapped themselves on the wrist this week after they errantly tried to kick a couple of permit-wielding art vendors out of the waterfront development. Comments (7)

This park is a forgotten ‘Squibb’ no more

Awesome: Dude, Squibb Park is open, and it got a gnarly facelift — Brooklyn Heights’ long-defunct playground is now a skater’s paradise with a sick view. Comments (3)

Tuesday, Oct. 5, 2010

‘Welcome Back, Kotter’ icon restored!

Downtown: Borough President Markowitz will unveil the old “Fourth largest city in America” sign to former Beep Leone on Thursday. Comments (1)

Starbucks is a crime nexus

Brooklyn Heights: There were at least two burglaries at the Court Street java joint. Plus all the other crime news from Brooklyn Heights and Downtown’s 84th Precinct blotter. Comment

City shuts down Monty Q’s

Dining: Monty Q’s, the popular Montague Street pizzeria, was shut down by the Health Department on Monday for a second time in three years. Comments (5)

Saturday, Oct. 2, 2010

Today! Bedbug battle comes to our doorstep!

Downtown: The forces of evil have made it to Metrotech — but we’re ready! Comments (1)

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