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Brooklyn Heights–Downtown

Covering: DUMBO, Vinegar Hill, Downtown, Brooklyn Heights

Dining: Pizza historian Scott Wiener will explain how the cheesy finger-food became a staple of New York fare and how his home borough helped get it there. Comments (1)
Dining: Pizza historian Scott Wiener will explain how the cheesy finger-food became a staple of New York fare and how his home borough helped get it there. Comment
Our ace photographer spotted what might have been one of the creatures, which till now have been thought to reside only in fairy-tale books, riding a customized Raleigh road bike Downtown. Comments (12)

Crook reaches under toilet stall to steal woman’s wallet

Crime: Plus all the other crime from Brooklyn Heights and Downtown’s 84th Precinct blotter. Comments (1)

Brooklyn bands together to help scorned ‘Rebar’ couples

People are pitching in to help brides and grooms displaced by a Dumbo venue’s sudden closing. Comments (7)

Sleepless in Brooklyn: Residents say noisy Bridge construction has gone on for too long

Mean Streets: City tells Brooklyn Bridge neighbors to suck it up for another year Comments (9)

Rogue Court Street worker posts smoking ban signs

Court Street is now a no-smoking zone! Comments (54)

Dumbo bar closes, but staffers vow to hold wedding reception today!

Awesome: Employees of the shuttered venue have volunteered to work a wedding for free. Comments (20)
Art: Dumbo design show to feature Japanese designers who take a cue from Brooklyn Comment

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