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Brooklyn Heights–Downtown

Wednesday, May 18, 2011

Heights Players get serious for cancer couple

Brooklyn Heights: Members of a Brooklyn Heights community theater are banding together to help a former thespian and her husband — both diagnosed days apart with fatal cancer. Comment

Latin Kings detroned on Smith Street

Brooklyn Heights: Lots of crime from Brooklyn Heights and Downtown’s 84th Precinct blotter. Comment

RELOCATED! Brooklyn Bridge Park’s dance party tomorrow is moved to Tobacco Warehouse

Event: Celebrate Brooklyn is not only hot, but wet, too. Comment

Tuesday, May 17, 2011

Macy’s to spruce up Fulton Mall flagship — finally

Downtown: Officials at the Fulton Street Macy’s will transform the emporium’s ugly parking garage into a work of art, after city officials, shoppers and residents demanded that the store’s shabby façade better fit into a Fulton Mall that’s evolving from low-end to upmarket retail. Comments (12)

New ‘Mizrahi’ duds for Bklyn youth chorus

Music: Brooklyn Youth Chorus Academy’s fly new uniforms are something to sing about. Comment

Say hello to ‘Bye Bye Birdie’! Heights Players does a great job with hoary old B’way classic

The Butcher of Flatbush Ave. Extension: It’s a rave for the Willow Place theater troupe from our critic. Comments (2)

Monday, May 16, 2011

Pols: Ban all tourist helicopters

Brooklyn Is Angry: A radical solution to chopper noise is put forward by Brooklyn elected officials on Sunday. Comments (15)

Five Guys opens in Metrotech — this is a game-changer

Downtown: And this exclusive video will make your mouth water. With video … Comments (7)

Get on the pole — at Galapagos

Nightlife: The DUMBO art space hosts a pole-dancing celebration. Comments (1)

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