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Brooklyn Heights–Downtown

Friday, April 20, 2012

Cyclist donates $40M to Brooklyn Bridge Park for bike track, sports facility

Bridge ‘Park’: A wealthy cyclist will pay the city $40 million to build an athletics complex featuring a velodrome at Brooklyn Bridge Park — realizing the longtime dream of open space advocates whose hopes were dashed last year when park officials pulled the plug on a modest sports bubble. Comment

Wednesday, April 18, 2012

Cops: Thug stabbed man in subway station

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

Tuesday, April 17, 2012

DUMBO rents are higher than most of Manhattan

DUMBO: Rental prices in the neighborhood under the overpass are so high that they make Manhattan look like a bargain. Comment

Monday, April 16, 2012

Chez Moi is chez toi in Brooklyn Heights

Breaking Chews: A new French bistro hopes to become a meeting point where neighborhood foodies of all kinds can come together. Comments (3)

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