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Monday, Oct. 19, 2015

Thursday, Oct. 15, 2015

Junior high and dry! Parents: Where’s our new Dumbo middle-school?

DUMBO: 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)

Wait, that new building sounds familiar...

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)

Wednesday, Oct. 14, 2015

Muggers yank man from elevator

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

Monday, Oct. 12, 2015

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

Vinegar Hill: 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)

TOMORROW: Learn more about the MS 313 relocation

Vinegar Hill: 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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