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Brooklyn Heights–Downtown

Wednesday, Feb. 9, 2011

SJP and Pierce set to roll ‘em in Brooklyn Heights

Mean Streets: This Hollywood invasion is going to close off about eight streets. Better move your car! Comments (1)

Istanbul mayor offers Marty some Turkish delight

Downtown: Istanbul Mayor Kadir Topbas was all set to meet with Mayor Bloomberg and the secretary general of the UN on Tuesday — but his first stop was in Brooklyn. Comments (1)

Two law firms are crime victims

Brooklyn Heights: More law offices were robbed last week than banks. Plus all the other crime news from Brooklyn Heights and Downtown’s 84th Precinct blotter. Comment

Monday, Feb. 7, 2011

This ‘Frost/Nixon’ is like the president himself — riveting, but flawed

The Butcher of Flatbush Ave. Extension: The Heights Players prides itself on its intimacy, and that couldn’t be more evident in its current production of “Frost/Nixon.” Comments (3)

Brooklyn Youth shows again why it is the ‘It’ choir

Music: They’ve worked with everyone — and now they’ll star in their own DUMBO show. Comment

Friday, Feb. 4, 2011

Enter — or just eat at — the best red velvet cake contest next week

Event: The Brooklyn Historical Society will have you seeing red next Friday. Comments (2)

Thursday, Feb. 3, 2011

Big prize for Brooklyn Bridge Park

Bridge ‘Park’: Forget his multi-million-dollar fee — starchitect Michael Van Valkenburgh just won a $2,500 prize for designing Brooklyn Bridge Park! Comments (4)

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