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Brooklyn Heights–Downtown

Saturday, June 23, 2012

Here’s your summer reading list so you’re ready for the Brooklyn Book Festival

Downtown: This year’s star-filled Brooklyn Book Festival will be seven — count ‘em, seven! — days long, up from four days in previous years in order to accommodate the growing number of cover lovers who flock to Borough Hall each fall for the world-famous literary event. Comment.

Thursday, June 21, 2012

Thinking inside the box: cutting-edge photo exhibit brings shipping containers back to DUMBO

DUMBO: With gallery space tight, the post-apocalyptic photo festival provides a glimpse of a not too distant future. Comments (1).

Wednesday, June 20, 2012

Knife-toting quartet steals wallet

Brooklyn Heights: Plus all the other crime from Brooklyn Heights and Downtown’s 84th Precinct blotter. Comments (2).

Tuesday, June 19, 2012

Toll Brothers chosen to develop hotel at Brooklyn Bridge Park

Bridge ‘Park’: Toll Brothers, the country’s largest developer of luxury homes, will construct a $295-million hotel and condominium complex at the foot of Brooklyn Bridge Park, Mayor Bloomberg announced on Tuesday. Comments (14).

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