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Brooklyn Heights–Downtown

Friday, March 23, 2012

City wants to cut required parking lots at D’town developments

Downtown plan: The city wants to drastically reduce the number of parking spaces required at Downtown residential developments — elating both builders and transit advocates who claim bulky garages raise rents and are under-used wastes of space. Comments (41)

Markowitz’s wingman solves history’s mysteries

Downtown: This Brooklynite spends his days as the righthand man to a New York City powerplayer, but he moonlights as a kind of private investigator, digging up records, chasing down leads, and solving mysteries. Comments (1)

Thursday, March 22, 2012

First look at City Point towers

Downtown plan: Here it is — Brooklyn’s tallest building! Comments (30)

Wednesday, March 21, 2012

Brains, brains, brains, brains, brains … brains!

Brooklyn Heights: Some people say Brooklyn Heights is dead. On Tuesday, they were partly right. Comments (2)

Knife-toting thief robs straphanger

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

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