Sections

Sign up for daily news e-mails!

Downtown archive

Brooklyn Heights–Downtown

Tuesday, April 26, 2016

Pub-lishing: A tour of literary watering holes

Books: Curl up with a good drink – and then a few more! Comments (2)

Wednesday, April 20, 2016

Protests after officer who shot unarmed black man spared from the slammer

Downtown: Angry protestors flooded the streets outside the Brooklyn Supreme Court on Tuesday afternoon after learning ex-police officer Peter Liang won’t spend a single day behind bars for shooting and killing unarmed black man Akai Gurley in 2014. Comments (2)

Police: Fare evader attacks arresting officer in subway station

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

Tuesday, April 19, 2016

Squad goals! Police beat firefighters in Brooklyn Heights soccer match

Brooklyn Heights: They laid down the law! Comment

Thursday, April 14, 2016

Schoolhouse rocked! City may raze Board of Ed building for new development

Changing Brooklyn: On the upside: Downtown could get a new school. Comments (17)

Trump card! Report: The Donald’s son-in-law to buy Watchtower HQ, massive Dumbo lot

Changing Brooklyn: Dumbo is the new Trump Village! Comments (18)

Don’t miss out!

Stay in touch with the stories people are talking about in your neighborhood:

Optional: Help us tailor our newsletters to you!