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Tuesday, June 14, 2016

Spy guy: Dumbo exhibit shows range of Mad magazine cartoonist

Art: He is not just a Mad man. Comments (4)

Thursday, June 9, 2016

Championship belters: Beep’s karaoke contest reaches its finale

Music: They are hitting the high notes! Comment

Joined at the ship! Pro and amateur sailors team up for boat race

Brooklyn Heights: They seas-ed the day! Comments (4)

Wednesday, June 8, 2016

Redemption dance: Festival uses Bob Marley’s music to highlight homophobia

Dance: Get up, stand up! Stand up for gay rights! Comment

Brooklyn Community Services celebrates 150 years with celeb chef

Downtown: This party was really cooking! Comment

Women swipe cash from man’s apartment

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

Tuesday, June 7, 2016

Bridge Park approves Pier 6 towers, as locals prepare for legal fight

Bridge ‘Park’: Board members of the semi-private organization that runs Brooklyn Bridge Park voted to approve two controversial towers at the Pier 6 end of the green space on Tuesday morning. Comments (12)

Woman shot in head outside Brooklyn Bridge Park

Brooklyn Heights: Someone shot a woman in the head as she was leaving Brooklyn Bridge Park on Monday evening, according to police. Comment

Oh, suite! Bossert Hotel will open in October

Brooklyn Heights: Check this out — then check in! Comments (6)

Monday, June 6, 2016

Shafted: L-spooked straphangers demand details on F tunnel repairs

Downtown: You’ve heard of the L-pocalypse, but what about this cluster-F? Comments (5)

Thursday, June 2, 2016

City unveils new plans for Pier 6 towers, park board will vote Tuesday

Bridge ‘Park’: The revamped proposal for the properties at Pier 6 calls for slightly smaller towers with fewer units — especially fewer below-market units — and nixes a planned pre-kindergarten space. Comments (8)

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