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Brooklyn Heights–Downtown

Friday, June 17, 2016

Bird is the word! Have you heard about birding at the Bridge?

Books: Go birding this summer — you won’t egret it! Comments (1)

Wednesday, June 15, 2016


Finally! Fancy subway entrance in luxury high-rise open to public

Downtown: Talk about a grand entrance! Comments (7)

Beep will wrap Borough Hall in rainbow, tributes to Orlando massacre

Downtown: Borough Hall is getting a big hug in the wake of the Orlando massacre. Comments (1)

Thief interrupts phonecall to mom by stealing woman’s cell

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

Tuesday, June 14, 2016

Opa! Thousands visit Downtown Greek Fest for gyro, octopus, good times

Downtown: They were holding out for a gyro! Comment

Friday, June 10, 2016

Sunset clause: Activists sue to stop shadow-casting Heights Library tower

Brooklyn Heights: The Brooklyn Heights Library sale was a shadowy deal, a new lawsuit alleges — but not in the way you think! Comments (24)

Thursday, June 9, 2016

What’s in it for us? Downtowners reject high-rise because it doesn’t have school or subway entrance

Changing Brooklyn: Community Board 2 doesn’t want to dog runs and rooftop pools in luxury buildings — it wants desks and staircases. Comments (13)

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