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Brooklyn Heights–Downtown

Wednesday, May 28, 2014

City to lovebirds: Lock it off!

Downtown: Roads honchos say the increasingly popular tourist practice of affixing so-called “love locks” to the Brooklyn Bridge is not only a blight but a menace to motorists. Comments (9)

Cops: Thief sought ransom for stolen cellphone

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

Friday, May 23, 2014

Spurned Rebar couples: Where is Johnny Law?

DUMBO: Couples who booked weddings at the Dumbo venue Rebar and were burned by its sudden closing are clamoring for someone to hold the owner responsible, but they say police won’t even take a report. Comments (4)

Fun in the sun — and the shade

Brooklyn Heights: Check out the just-opened new sections of Brooklyn Bridge Park. Comment

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