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Brooklyn Heights–Downtown

Wednesday, Nov. 10, 2010

Call the Heights Players for ‘Room Service’

The Butcher of Flatbush Ave. Extension: If there’s any community theater company that can pull off a good show about a community theater company trying to pull off a good show, it’s the Heights Players — and they did with their modern rendition of the 1930s-era “Room Service.” Comments (3)

Foes scream at Regina: ‘Myer, Myer, pants on fire!’

Bridge ‘Park’: Brooklyn Bridge Park officials have brushed aside a demand by local elected officials to allow public scrutiny of a raft of proposals to turn the old Tobacco Warehouse into an arts and community center. Comments (4)

Bank robbery on Fulton

Brooklyn Heights: Alas, the would-be Clyde got spooked and fled without any cash. Plus all the other crime news from Brooklyn Heights and Downtown’s 84th Precinct blotter. Comments (2)

Tuesday, Nov. 9, 2010

Girls! Girls! Girls! An old-time Ziegfeld-like spectacle at Galapagos on Sunday

Dance: Once you do the math, it’s only $1 a dance. Comments (2)

Monday, Nov. 8, 2010

Shake Shack is coming — so say farewell to a Brooklyn pizza guy

Awesome: A Manhattan burger interloper will land in Downtown Brooklyn, pushing aside a local pizzaiola. Comments (22)

Death plunge at the St. George Hotel

Brooklyn Heights: An acting student fell to his death from his dorm room inside the St. George Hotel in Brooklyn Heights early on Sunday — and cops are investigating whether the man took psychedelic mushrooms before the plunge. Comments (16)

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