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Brooklyn Heights–Downtown

Thursday, April 3, 2014

Sew happy together: Brooklyn quilters stitch Downtown show together

Art: The Quilters’ Guild of Brooklyn is a tight-knit bunch. Comments (1)

Wednesday, April 2, 2014

Crackhead panhandler turns robber in early-morning encounter

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

Monday, March 31, 2014

TUESDAY NIGHT: Sound off on road safety at town hall meeting

Mean Streets: Officials are inviting Brooklynites to tell them where streets are the diciest for pedestrians and cyclists and how to make them safer. Comments (11)

Friday, March 28, 2014

Window pain! Cop and teen crash through window of Downtown restaurant amid scuffle

Downtown: NOW WITH VIDEO AND ADDITIONAL INFO: A police melee at a Chinese eatery left two teens in handcuffs, one of them bloodied after a tumble through a plate glass window. Comments (55)

Activists: Housing court needs a new home

Downtown: Tenants say housing court is too cramped for justice to be served and that the city should stop renting it from a notorious slumlord. Comments (6)

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