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Brooklyn Heights–Downtown

Friday, Nov. 4, 2011

Historical Society celebrates ‘The Phantom Tollbooth’ and its Brooklyn roots

Event: For one thing, author Norman Juster and illustrator Jules Feiffer lived in the same Brooklyn Heights building. Not bad. Comment

Thursday, Nov. 3, 2011

Brooklyn Bridge bark! New dog spa opens at Pier 6 condo

Brooklyn Heights: There’s a new club in town where only dogs are allowed. Comments (1)

Wednesday, Nov. 2, 2011

Art project at Shake Shack site lets you consider life before death

Art: Help the homeless, build a school or maybe you just want to have sex with Beyonce. Comments (2)

Man fights off muggers!

Brooklyn Heights: Plus all the other crime from Brooklyn Heights and Downtown’s 84th Precinct blotter. Comments (3)

Tuesday, Nov. 1, 2011

Do you know this jerk? Cops seek hit-run-and-drag driver

Downtown: Cops are looking for a cold-hearted driver who struck a man on the Brooklyn Bridge and dragged him along the road earlier this summer. Comments (4)

Monday, Oct. 31, 2011

DUMBO designers: Watch out for the triple bandits!

DUMBO: A trio of brazen thieves stole tech toys from a DUMBO office building last week, prompting the victims — who say the landlord is trying to keep the crimes quiet — to make their own “Wanted” fliers. Comments (6)

Thursday, Oct. 27, 2011

Yes, that was Oprah on Remsen Street

Brooklyn Heights: That must be one heck of a bathtub! Comments (4)

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