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Brooklyn Heights–Downtown

Wednesday, Dec. 21, 2011

What’s Shakin’? Chains are gentrifying Fulton Mall, that’s what

Downtown: It started long before yesterday’s Shake Shack grand opening, but this time, it looks like the Main Street of Working Class Brooklyn will really change this time. Comments (13)

Someone robbed Hank’s Saloon!

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

Tuesday, Dec. 20, 2011

Middle march! PS 8 to add MS to its offerings

Brooklyn Heights: Brooklyn Heights’ much-loved PS 8 will expand to include a middle school under a new city proposal — bringing relief to parents who’ve rallied for a neighborhood option for years. Comments (8)

Shake it, baby! Shake Shack comes to the Fulton Mall today

Downtown: Shake Shack finally has a Brooklyn accent. Comments (15)

Sunday, Dec. 18, 2011

Grimaldi’s reopens in new location — with a coal oven!

DUMBO: The city relents — and soon the battle between Grimaldi and Grimaldi’s will be on. Comments (10)

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