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Brooklyn Heights–Downtown

Wednesday, Oct. 12, 2016

Grassy goal: Locals demand Bridge Park replace dog run’s stony surface with turf

Meadows of Shame: Life is ruff for these dogs! Comments (18)

On ‘Point’: Downtown mall finally opens with Century 21 outlet

Changing Brooklyn: They’re finally getting to the Point. Comments (5)

Temptress blackmails college student with Skype sex tape

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

Tuesday, Oct. 11, 2016

Worker killed by falling crane hook at Downtown boutique hotel construction site

Downtown: A cable snapped on the drill rig and the hook fell on his head, authorities said. Comments (3)

Monday, Oct. 10, 2016

Fork it over: Vandals flip Parks Dept. car with Bobcat in Bridge Park

Bridge ‘Park’: Call it parks and wreck-reaction. Comments (4)

Century 21 opening at City Point on Tuesday — giving away free gift cards

Shopping: It it the opening of the Century! Comment

The spies next door: ‘Americans’ stars dazzle at Bridge Park twilight ball

Bridge ‘Park’: It was an all-American good time! Comment

Friday, Oct. 7, 2016

Half-hearted: Brooklyn Bridge love-lock crackdown more pun than punishment

DUMBO: Police haven’t issued a single summons and don’t really plan to, officials said. Comments (7)

Condo developer further damages Squibb Bridge, total repairs could cost more than $3M

Meadows of Shame: They’ve got a bridge repair to sell you. Comments (11)

New deli: Brooklyn Heights’ iconic Lassen and Hennigs expanding to Dumbo

Breaking Chews: It is a sandwich spread! Comment

Thursday, Oct. 6, 2016

Nobody cut footloose: Vinegar Hill residents warn planned dance club will lead to drinking, drugs, lower property values

Brooklyn Is Angry: Kicking off their Sunday shoes is just the beginning. Comments (13)

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