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Brooklyn Heights–Downtown

Thursday, Feb. 4, 2016

Of meows and men: Photo book focuses on cats and their manly owners

Books: There’s nothing feminine about having a pussy! Comments (1)

Wednesday, Feb. 3, 2016

Heights residents: Helicopter chop doesn’t cut deep enough

Brooklyn Heights: It is a cop out that doesn’t take enough copters out, say Brooklyn Heights residents Comments (4)

Goon panhandles, then pulls gun

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

Tuesday, Feb. 2, 2016

Java developer! Coffee joint in D’town apartment building named for real-estate giant

Breaking Chews: It is Downtown’s first artisanal coffeehouse — and possibly the world’s first high-end java joint named after a luxury housing developer. Comments (6)

Monday, Feb. 1, 2016

City to chop chopper traffic in half by 2017

Brooklyn Heights: The deal preempted a bill by Councilman Carlos Menchaca (D–Red Hook) that would effectively banish the helicopter-tour industry from the city. Comments (5)

A for effort! Parents give controversial middle-school makeover a passing grade

Class Action: It was a first class launch! Comments (3)

Thursday, Jan. 28, 2016

Slings and sharrows! Cyclists: Kill Jay St. parking, not bike lane

Mean Streets: This plan leaves a lot to be retired. Comments (13)

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