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Brooklyn Heights–Downtown

Tuesday, March 25, 2014

Cooking the book: Chef-turned-author writes novel on life in the kitchen

Books: The pen is mightier than the carving knife. Comment

Monday, March 24, 2014

One-man show blends slapstick with social media

Theater: A new show at City Tech allows audience members to interact with a clown on a mission to find love via social media. Comment

Wednesday, March 19, 2014

VIDEO: Anime fan proposes at MetroTech fest

Downtown: A gallant Japanimation enthusiast asks, “Will you be my Sailor Moon?” Comments (2)

Jogger ambushed on Bergen Street

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

Tuesday, March 18, 2014

FIRST LOOK: Inside the Bossert Hotel renovation

Brooklyn Heights: This historic Brooklyn Heights hotel is on its way to becoming Brooklyn’s Waldord-Astoria all over again and we got a glimpse of the refurbished glory inside. Comments (7)

Stars of David! Brooklyn Heights rolls out red carpet for Purim

Brooklyn Heights: Jewish Brooklyn Heights residents celebrated Purim in style. Comment

Saturday, March 15, 2014

Tenants and pols: Renovate housing court

Downtown: Brooklyn’s housing court, where judges are supposed to settle landlord-tenant arguments with an even hand, is doing little more than helping building owners throw renters out on the street, according to activists and local pols. Comments (11)

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