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Brooklyn Heights–Downtown

Monday, Nov. 28, 2016

Arcade’s fire: Penny Arcade brings incendiary show to Dumbo

Theater: She’s putting in her two cents! Comments (3)

Wednesday, Nov. 23, 2016

Brutes beat up teen in Fulton Street station

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

Tuesday, Nov. 22, 2016

Skirting the law: City needs Feds’ permission to run streetcar past courthouse — but doesn’t have it

Mean Streets: Officials haven’t actually asked for permission, and local leaders don’t think they’ll get it. Comments (13)

Blades of glory: Brooklyn Heights barbershop celebrates 90 years

Go There Now While You Still Can: Brooklyn Heights’ oldest barbershop offers more bangs for your buck! Comments (1)

Monday, Nov. 21, 2016


Make some noise: Beastie Boys’ Ad-Rock, hundreds rally against racist Trump graffiti in Adam Yauch Park

Brooklyn Heights: He’s gotta fight for your rights. Comments (8)

Saturday, Nov. 19, 2016

It’s sabotage: Swastikas, ‘Go Trump’ graffitied on Adam Yauch Park playground in Brooklyn Heights

Brooklyn Heights: Someone scrawled swastikas and the words “Go Trump” on the playground in Adam Yauch Park in Brooklyn Heights on Friday. Comments (13)

Thursday, Nov. 17, 2016

Vinegar Hill elementary school goes into lockdown after two people shot nearby

Vinegar Hill: Police think the shooting was gang-related. Comments (1)

Downtown residents to streetcar honchos: We have enough transit already, thanks

Downtown: They’re not on board. Comments (16)

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