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Brooklyn Heights–Downtown

Monday, May 2, 2011

Come on in! House tour season starts this weekend

Event: Get a peak at how the other half lives — the other half that that lives in mansions and 185-year-old houses, that is. Comment

Thursday, April 28, 2011

New retail — dogs, wine! — comes to Brooklyn Bridge Park

Bridge ‘Park’: Brooklyn Bridge Park is going to the dogs — and to oenophiles. Comments (5)

These guys are really serious about comedy

Cinema: Greenpoint’s Serious Lunch will screen their best — and newest — shorts during the Brooklyn Arts Council’s film festival. Comment

Wednesday, April 27, 2011

Huge photo stolen from studio

Brooklyn Heights: Plus all the other crime news from Brooklyn Heights and Downtown’s 84th Precinct blotter. Comments (1)

Tuesday, April 26, 2011

Want a piece of Norman Mailer?

Brooklyn Heights: The late great Brooklyn Heights author is selling not only his home, but all the stuff inside it — a jukebox, first edition books and even some wacky paintings. Comments (1)

Now you can own some of his favorite things!

Brooklyn Heights: You can’t write like Norman Mailer, but now you can own some of his stuff Comment

Monday, April 25, 2011

This year’s ‘Movies with a View’ puts an emphasis on the view

Bridge ‘Park’: The schedule for this summer’s “Movies with a View” series at Brooklyn Bridge Park’s Pier 1 is up — and this year is focusing on the “view” part of the name. Most of the films in the series have a Manhattan focus — which only makes sense given the city views from the park at the foot of Old Fulton Street. Comment

Friday, April 22, 2011

Walentas’s Dock Street school moves forward

DUMBO: Developers of the controversial Dock Street high-rise project will make good by their promise to build a middle school inside their tower, inking a deal with the city this week for a 300-seat facility. Comments (1)

Vroom with a view! Car smashes into Promenade

Brooklyn Heights: A car almost took a nosedive off the Brooklyn Heights Promenade on Wednesday following a wild ride past the corner of Clark Street and Columbia Heights. Comments (13)

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