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Brooklyn Heights–Downtown

Sunday, Jan. 15, 2012

Beloved Heights pet clinic closes abruptly

Fuzzy Brooklyn: An esteemed veterinarian shuttered his animal hopsital after 30 years of rescuing furry creatures, saying the death of a former partner prompted his earlier-than-expected retirement. Comments (3)

Friday, Jan. 13, 2012

Dusty dog run colors pooches pink, pet owners claim

Fuzzy Brooklyn: Dogs who visit Brooklyn Bridge Park come home covered in a salmon-tinted coat of dust, according to pup owners. Comments (14)

Wednesday, Jan. 11, 2012

Brooklyn Heights Cinema will be demolished — if landlord gets his way

Brooklyn Heights: The beloved movie house might be leveled to make room for a five-story development, The Brooklyn Paper has learned. Comment

March down the aisle in $tyle at gay expo

Event: Borough Hall is sponsoring the very first wedding expo that targets gay couples looking to tie the knot — and showcasing a collection of businesses looking to cash in on the burgeoning market. Comment

Party guest helps himself to some of his host’s expensive clothes

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

Monday, Jan. 9, 2012

Rocco, beloved Brooklyn Heights pet shop dog, dead at 45 (dog years)

Brooklyn Heights: The store mascot at Rocco and Jezebel for Pets lived out a real-life “Lady and the Tramp” story. Comments (3)

Signed, sealed, delivered: Heights card shop closes after 30 years

Brooklyn Heights: It’s time to say goodbye to the place to go for hellos. Comments (3)

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