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Brooklyn Heights–Downtown

Tuesday, Nov. 15, 2011

Jean dark! Nouvel’s carousel ‘lantern’ is not working

DUMBO: The most-ballyhooed feature of Jane’s Carousel — a “lantern”-like, galloping horse projection envisioned by designer Jean Nouvel — has been scratched. Comments (2)

Wednesday, Nov. 9, 2011

A beating so brutal he can’t remember where it happened

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

Monday, Nov. 7, 2011

‘Fulton’ mauled by Filene’s bankruptcy

Downtown: The Fulton Mall was dealt a heavy blow last week after plans for a major retailer fell through — but Downtown boosters are still bullish on the strip’s renaissance. Comments (3)

Friday, Nov. 4, 2011

DUMBO — historyland or Disneyland?

Mean Streets: More of DUMBO’s charming Belgian block streets will be restored as part of a just announced $20-million project — but some locals are worried the roadwork will be more “Disney World” than historic neighborhood. Comments (7)

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