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Thursday, March 23, 2017

Renovations on long-shuttered Cadman Plaza WWII memorial will finally begin next year

Downtown: The battle is finally over. Comments (1)

Wednesday, March 22, 2017

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Four brutes slash teen on way home from school

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

Thursday, March 16, 2017

Acts of war: Musical reveals hidden history of D-Day rehearsal

Theater: A bit of history has landed on the shores of Dumbo! Comments (2)

Pow ’er up! Colorful exhibit re-imagines old images

Art: Her paintings pack a punch! Comment

Wednesday, March 15, 2017

Brutes smash pizza guy with chair for serving cold pie

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

Tuesday, March 14, 2017

Bridge Park: Activists’ math is wack — we need cash now!

Bridge ‘Park’: They’re calling it a calculated move — with bad calculations! Comments (1)
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Keeping the faith: Locals want to rethink planned plaza under Brooklyn Bridge

Bridge ‘Park’: Wooooah-oooooh, Brooklyn Bridge Park is halfway there in planning a new plaza, but — woooooah-oooooh — locals are livin’ on a prayer that they can change park honchos’ minds. Comments (6)

Monday, March 13, 2017

Wait-list is back at PS 8 — just a year after controversial rezoning

Class Action: After one wait-list-free year, the over-crowded Brooklyn Heights school had to put 22 kids in purgatory for the upcoming school year. Comments (3)
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Rise of the machinery: Thrilling footage of 10-story rooftop heater installation

Downtown: They’re raising the roof…-top machinery! Comment