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Wednesday, Jan. 28, 2015

Hitting the slopes in Brooklyn Heights

Parenting: A new Burton Snowboard program called Riglet Snowboarding for Physical Education brings the slopes indoors and out of the cold. Comment

Thursday, Jan. 22, 2015

Keeping heat under wraps: Radiator cover could revolutionize apartment dwelling

Circuit Lord: A Downtown startup is looking to solve the age-old New York problem of out-of-control steam radiators that turn apartments into the Mojave Desert during the winter with a computerized take on a simple concept — tossing cozies on them. Comment

Wednesday, Jan. 21, 2015

Crook takes Atlantic worker’s wallet while she shovels out front

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

Activists stage pro-cop protest on steps of Borough Hall

Downtown: Protesters rallied outside Borough Hall on Tuesday evening to decry what they say is insufficient support of the police. Comments (5)

Tuesday, Jan. 20, 2015

Khaki to the future: Old Navy seals Fulton deal

Downtown: The chain clothing store is opening up a location in the historic Offerman building on Fulton Mall. Comments (3)

Friday, Jan. 16, 2015

In Brooklyn, Bratton defends broken-windows policy

Downtown: Top cop promises to keep up enforcement of minor offenses during talk with Chamber of Commerce. Comments (8)

Turnstile touching

Downtown: Help the cops catch the guy who groped a woman in a subway turnstile. Comments (1)

Thursday, Jan. 15, 2015

Ouch-bound: Police looking for man they say sucker-punched Q conductor

Downtown: Police are looking for a man who they believe socked a subway conductor from the platform of the DeKalb Avenue station on Nov. 29. Comment

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