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Brooklyn Heights–Downtown

Thursday, March 10, 2011

You gotta see this ‘Hamlet’ at the Heights Players

Theater: Shakespeare is at the top of his game on Willow Place. Comments (2)

Wednesday, March 9, 2011

Chop stop! Flyboys are being hit with fines for hell-icopter noise

Brooklyn Heights: A Manhattan heliport operator has started enforcing the “No chopper” zone above Brooklyn Heights — and two tour pilots have already gotten slapped with $100 fines. Comments (2)

Vicious Sands Street mugging

Brooklyn Heights: And there was a big pickpocket spree, too. Plus all the other crime news from Brooklyn Heights and Downtown’s 84th Precinct blotter. Comment

Tuesday, March 8, 2011

Here it is — first look at artist’s ‘gateway’ to Brooklyn

Downtown: Brian Tolle has given us the exclusive on his rotating sculpture for the top of Flatbush Avenue. Comments (10)

Monday, March 7, 2011

Boom! Downtown population is exploding faster than the Sun Belt

Downtown: Take this, Sun Belt — our Downtown may be the fastest-growing community in the country. Comments (4)

Ship shape! Container unit flea market to fill empty Albee Square site

Shopping: A souped-up flea market is headed for Downtown this summer, filling the gaping hole where the Albee Square shopping center once stood. Comments (4)

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