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Brooklyn Heights–Downtown

Monday, June 23, 2014

Good as Gold: New exhibit of Bklyn street photos — and the art they inspired

Art: The Brooklyn Historical Society is exhibiting snaps by legendary borough street photographer Lucille Fornasieri Gold, alongside the works they inspired by Nell Irvin Painter. Comment

Thursday, June 19, 2014

Knockout queens! B’Heights author pens history of women’s boxing

Books: Women have been boxing for 300 years, and what do they get? A one-way ticket to Palooka-ville! Comment

Wednesday, June 18, 2014

Shack attack! Second Bklyn Shake Shack opens doors in Dumbo

Dining: The high-end fast-food restaurant is shaking up the waterfront food scene. Comments (4)

Brooklyn Bridge love-locks lopped

Downtown: Love doesn’t live here anymore. Comments (15)

Gunmen intercept cash-machine delivery, net $150,000

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

Saturday, June 14, 2014

Soccer down under — Manhattan Bridge overpass

DUMBO: Catch all the World Cup action on the big screen in Dumbo. Comments (1)

Friday, June 13, 2014

Rebar owner agrees to $1M restitution for lovebirds

DUMBO: It’s the big payback. Comments (4)

Thursday, June 12, 2014

Rebar owner headed behind bars

DUMBO: The bar owner accused of pocketing $1 million for weddings he knew wouldn’t happen has copped to avoiding taxes and pocketing sales tax proceeds over the course of four years. Comments (6)

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