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Brooklyn Heights–Downtown

Tuesday, July 15, 2014

Sit on it, Shakespeare! ‘Taming of the Shrew’ goes ‘Happy Days’

Theater: A 1950s-themed version of the Bard’s comedy comes to Brooklyn Bridge Park. Comment

Preservation road: Role-playing game will light up Dumbo streets

Event: In this live-action, night-time gumshoe game, participants scour Dumbo for invisible ink to uncover waterfront history. Comment

Wednesday, July 9, 2014

Miscreant punches woman waiting for train, cribs her clothes

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

Tuesday, July 8, 2014

Love-lock fad leapfrogs to Manhattan, W’burg bridges

DUMBO: Spread love, it’s the Brooklyn Bridge way. Comments (3)

Friday, July 4, 2014

Wall fall down! Brooklyn Bridge rains granite on pedestrians

DUMBO: A group who, according to reports, huddled under the bridge seeking shelter from a torrential downpour last night got hit with a hail of granite bricks from a bridge-support wall that collapsed, according to fire officials. Comments (4)

Thursday, July 3, 2014

Shaggy-licious, baby

Music: Shaggy hit Borough Hall Plaza for a free concert yesterday. Comment

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