Brooklyn Heights–Downtown
Parents say they expected a brand-new middle school at a new high-rise at Dock and Water streets — instead they’re getting an existing school in a new building. Comments (7)
Changing Brooklyn: Seasoned Brooklyn Paper readers will remember the long and controversial history of the development at Dock and Water streets, but for those who don’t, here is a refresher Comments (2)

Muggers yank man from elevator

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

City delays school rezoning vote — but not for long enough, say parents

The city will now create focus groups of locals and officials to discuss its controversial plan to redraw the school zone boundaries of PS 8 and PS 307. Comments (4)
The city plans to move Vinegar Hill middle school MS 313 to a new building in Dumbo next year, and parents and locals can learn more and have their say on the scheme at a town-hall meeting at the school on Tuesday evening. Comments (1)

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