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Wednesday, March 10, 2010

A big Domi-NO from CB1

Williamsburg–Greenpoint Waterfront: Community Board 1 rejected the $1.2-billion redevelopment of the old Domino Sugar factory on Tuesday night. Comments (10)

oyPhone bandit strikes again!

Williamsburg: Another iPhone theft. Plus all the other crime news from Williamsburg’s 90th Precinct. Comment

Robbery and dove murder!

Greenpoint: A thief takes $24 and kills two doves. Plus all the other crime news from Greenpoint and Williamsburg’s 94th Precinct. Comments (1)

Tuesday, March 9, 2010

No ‘Rose’ thorn here — Planning Commission gives OK to W’burg towers

Williamsburg–Greenpoint Waterfront: The City Planning Commission voted on Monday to approve the controversial Rose Plaza on the River, a mixed-use, 800-unit apartment complex along the Williamsburg waterfront — a decision that bucks Borough President Markowitz’s rejection in January. Comments (5)

Friday, March 5, 2010

Radegast Hall plots the inevitable — expansion

Nightlife: Some banks were too big to fail, but Radegast Hall was too small to succeed. So an expansion is on the way. Comments (2)

Thursday, March 4, 2010

Not fin-tastic! Dolphins spotted in filthy Newtown Creek

Greenpoint: These bottlenosed bastards should find some other place to play! Comments (11)

Pies ‘n’ Thighs is back!

Foodie-in-Chief: The chicken-fried drought is over! Pies ’n’ Thighs — Williamsburg’s beloved Southern food and barbecue joint — reopened on Monday. Comments (5)

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