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Thursday, May 5, 2011

Town vs. gown! Locals battle Clark Street ‘animal house’

Brooklyn Heights: Rowdy students at a Brooklyn Heights dormitory are turning leafy Clark Street into a recurring scene from “Animal House”— and it has irked residents so badly that the owner of the building has vowed to take unprecedented security measures to curb the boozy behavior. Comments (17)

Wednesday, May 4, 2011

Tazza is broken into!

Brooklyn Heights: The popular celebrity coffeeshop gets burglarized. Plus all the other crime news from Brooklyn Heights and Downtown’s 84th Precinct blotter. Comment

Monday, May 2, 2011

Hundreds mourn rising star Hope Reichbach at funeral

Brooklyn Heights: More than 500 friends, civic leaders and even some political rivals came out in droves on Sunday to mourn 22-year-old City Council staffer Hope Reichbach, the daughter of a prominent judge who died of a mysterious overdose on Thursday. Comments (22)

Just dance! Brooklyn Bridge Park gets down and funky starting on May 12

Event: The lawn at Pier 1 will be a dance floor for the next three Thursdays. Comments (1)

Friday, April 29, 2011

Brooklyn catches royal wedding fever — and DUMBO is the epicenter of the plague!

DUMBO: Wills! Kate! Scones! Tea! A Jumbotron! It’s just a regular day under the Manhattan Bridge. Comments (5)

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