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Brooklyn Heights–Downtown

Friday, Dec. 18, 2015

Bell weather: Winter music festival rings up Dumbo

Music: They will jingle all the way! Comment

Thursday, Dec. 17, 2015

Council approves Brooklyn Heights library sale

Brooklyn Heights: Book it in. Comments (2)

Wednesday, Dec. 16, 2015

Cretins Taser woman’s face

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

Tuesday, Dec. 15, 2015

Street-sign fight after CB2 OKs co-naming for fallen Levin aide

Brooklyn Heights: The panel okayed co-naming a street for Hope Reichbach, who died at age 22, while earlier rejecting a proposal to grant the same honor to a long-serving local black businessman. Comments (13)

Lonely on Christmas? You’re invited to this party!

Awesome: Brooklyn Heights resident Sondra Fagen wants to revive her famous Holiday Dinner Group for people who have nowhere to go on Christmas. Comments (1)

Monday, Dec. 14, 2015

New B’Heights preschool will have in-house animals, visiting goats

Fuzzy Brooklyn: Talk about farm to table! Comment

Friday, Dec. 11, 2015

Levin votes to sell Brooklyn Heights library

Brooklyn Heights: The book-lending system and developer agreed to build a larger replacement branch and open a second new library nearby. Comments (19)

Comptroller: Selling off libraries is not a sustainable solution

Brooklyn Heights: The city’s plan to sell the Brooklyn Heights library so the borough’s book-lending system can pay to fix crumbling branches has limited shelf life, says the city’s top accountant. Comments (2)

Thursday, Dec. 10, 2015

Cadman Plaza residents: Proposed tower would kill views, home values

Changing Brooklyn: A developer is offering residents of a Heights co-op $75 million to raze the Park Plaza Restaurant and build a 40-story tower. But some inhabitants say it is a raw deal. Comments (10)

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