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Brooklyn Heights–Downtown

Monday, Sept. 21, 2015

Spiritual successor: Americana jamboree revives old music and old festival

Music: Americana is bigger than country. Comment

Friday, Sept. 18, 2015

Finally! Fodor’s releases travel guide to Brooklyn

Books: It is a guide to the only place that matters. Comments (3)

Wednesday, Sept. 16, 2015

Tonight: Have your say on PS 8, PS 307 school rezoning

Vinegar Hill: The city will host a town hall meeting in Vinegar Hill tonight, and in Brooklyn Heights next week. Comment

Sidewalk brawl lands fist to cop’s head

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

Monday, Sept. 14, 2015

Taco brawl! New burrito chain challenges Chipotle Downtown

Dining: It’s a Mexican standoff! Comments (4)

Brooklynites remember 9–11 victims at Borough Hall ceremony

Downtown: It was the borough’s first official remembrance ceremony for the men and women who died in the 2001 attack. Comment

MTA: Wall collapse caused G train derailment

Downtown: Thursday’s G-saster was the result of the train ramming into a buckling wall, the transit authority says. Comments (4)

Tale of the tape: Dos Toros vs. Chipotle

Dining: It is pico de gallo at 20 paces. Comment

Friday, Sept. 11, 2015

OM–G! Brooklyn Local derails Downtown

Downtown: They were going off the rails on a crazed G train! Comments (6)

Beep demands bigger library, below-market housing for Heights branch high-rise

Brooklyn Heights: Borough President Adams does not care for the city’s current plan to develop the Brooklyn Heights library branch — but he has many, many ideas for improvement. Comments (20)

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