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Brooklyn Heights–Downtown

Monday, July 11, 2011

You gotta have faith

Theater: “Romeo and Juliet” gets a religious twist in this Brooklyn Heights show. Comment

Nautical and nice! Waterfront fun coming to Brooklyn Bridge Park

Event: Red Hook’s Waterfront Museum and Showboat Barge moves up river this month. Comment

Thursday, July 7, 2011

Park place! Volunteers hope to keep Cadman Plaza spiffy

Brooklyn Heights: A band of volunteers is taking the upkeep of Cadman Plaza Park into their own hands, picking up rakes and raising cash to fill in where the city falls short. Comments (4)

A morality tale, set in DUMBO

Books: JG Thirwell’s new comic book takes a hare-y look at the artsy neighborhood. Comment

Wednesday, July 6, 2011

Thief makes off with five flagpoles

Brooklyn Heights: Plus all the other crime from Brooklyn Heights and Downtown’s 84th Precinct blotter. Comment

Q-Tip headlines hip-hop fest

Music: The influential leader headlines the DUMBO extravaganza this weekend. Comment

Thursday, June 30, 2011

Party at Marty’s! Markowitz vows to open up Borough Hall for same-sex marriages

Downtown: He’s hosting an LGBT gay marriage expo to boot! Comments (4)

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