Brooklyn Heights–Downtown

Covering: DUMBO, Vinegar Hill, Downtown, Brooklyn Heights

No kidding: TV writer pens serious young adult novel

Books: He’s getting heavy. Comment

Cardiac a-fest! Heart Association walk raises funds, pulses

BoroBeat: It was a hearty walk! Comment

Stick in the past: Exhibit looks back to Brooklyn’s forgotten hockey team

Art: Before the Islanders, we had the Brooklyn Americans. Comments (1)

Gun-toting robbers threaten barbecue joint staff

Crime: Plus all the other crime from Brooklyn Heights and Downtown’s 84th Precinct blotter. Comment
Hey Joe, where you goin’ with that hibiscus-print tote bag in your hand? Comments (6)
BoroBeat: This festival takes all types. Comment

Three men fatally shot Downtown

Crime: A gunman shot three men dead Downtown in the early hours of Sunday morning, police said. Comments (18)
Pack your bags! Comments (1)

Sit on it, Bossy! Hockey legend visits Downtown to promote glass-side seats

Islanders: Call it a view to a thrill! Comment

Locals: Vinegar Hill school rezoning is a black and white issue

The city is rushing into a plan to ease overcrowding at a mostly white elementary school in Brooklyn Heights by sending more local kids to a largely black school in Vinegar Hill next year, say residents. Comments (7)

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