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Brooklyn Heights–Downtown

Thursday, Oct. 21, 2010

Simply the best! Heights doorman is named the top lobby-ist

Brooklyn Heights: Brooklyn Heights doorman Ronald Williams has gone from laying out the welcome mat to walking the red carpet. Comments (1)

Secrets from the best doorman

Brooklyn Heights: Think it’s easy being a doorman? Think again. Part security guard, part psychologist, it’s not a job for just anyone. Brooklyn’s best, Ronald Williams, gives us a four-point program for success. Comment

Roofus: No cars in bike lanes

Cartoon: This week, Roofus weighs in on the “compromise” to allow church-goers to park in a Brooklyn Heights bike lane. Comments (3)

Wednesday, Oct. 20, 2010

Collegetown is booming as CUNY takes over more space

Downtown plan: City University of New York is expanding its empire in Downtown with a lease on a large space at the 16 Court St. tower — further evidence that the neighborhood is becoming College Town USA. Comments (1)

More brutal chokings

Brooklyn Heights: Three more people are choked in muggings. Plus all the other crime news from Brooklyn Heights and Downtown’s 84th Precinct blotter. Comment

Saturday, Oct. 16, 2010

Some ‘compromise’! Millman deal allows church parking on Henry St. bike lane

Mean Streets: The score is settled for parking in Brooklyn Heights: God 1, cyclists 0. Comments (27)

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