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Saturday, March 10, 2012

Modern dance icon sets up shop at Roulette

Dance: A Brooklyn-born dance legend is returning home for her first hometown performance of original work in nearly 20 years — and she’s not just choreographing and directing it, she’s dancing in it. Comment

Friday, March 9, 2012

Presto Chango in DUMBO!

Theater: A wacky magic show called “The Elephant Room” is headed to St. Ann’s Warehouse. Comment

Wednesday, March 7, 2012

Wyckoff Street beat down: Thugs attack man

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

Tuesday, March 6, 2012

In cold cash: Capote mansion sells for $12 million

Brooklyn Heights: Truman Capote has another best seller. Comments (3)

Monday, March 5, 2012

Brooklyn scientists invent heroic robot fish

Downtown: Robotic fish aren’t just singing wall mounts — they can also be aquatic rescuers capable of saving untold underwater creatures from environmental disasters, a team of Brooklyn scientists claims. Comments (4)

Thursday, March 1, 2012

Brooklyn Bridge Park gets regulation soccer field

Bridge ‘Park’: Brooklyn Bridge Park will become home turf for prep schools and sports leagues now that the city caved to pleas for a regulation-sized soccer field. Comments (5)

And a new pool!

Bridge ‘Park’: Brooklyn Bridge Park is going to make a big splash this summer. Comment

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