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Check out Williamsburg Bridge Plaza's banks from bygone days

Once upon a time, Williamsburg Bridge Plaza was more than a bus terminal. Way more. … Full Article
NYC Kids March for Safe Streets

Hundreds march in Park Slope to demand more actions for safe streets

Hundreds of people marched along the sidewalks of Park Slope Monday night calling for safer streets for pedestrians and bicyclists. … Full Article

Heights residents fear BQE rehab will bring replay of Brooklyn Bridge disruption

The residents of 140 Cadman Plaza West, a 250 unit middle-income Mitchell-Lama co-op in Brooklyn Heights, have complained for years about the 24/7 construction noise and pollution inflicted on them by the Brooklyn Bridge repair project. … Full Article

Landmarks Preservation Commission approves 29-story tower next door to historic Clinton Hill church

Go forth and build that 29-story tower — right next to the landmarked Church of St. Luke and St. Matthew. … Full Article

Williamsburg heroin and fentanyl dealers busted

Escalating overdose deaths in the Williamsburg area of Brooklyn sparked a police investigation that indicted four street-level dealers found to be selling heroin and fentanyl to community members, including the local Hispanic and hipster populations, officials said. … Full Article

Brooklyn Bridge Park killer convicted of murdering ex-girlfriend in 2016 shooting

After less than a full day of deliberations, a Brooklyn Supreme Court jury found a 55-year-old ex-con guilty of second-degree murder for fatally shooting his 23-year-old ex-girlfriend after she left work at Brooklyn Bridge Park, officials said Tuesday. … Full Article

Landmarks agency shoots down big addition to 135 Montague St.

Back to the drawing board, sir! The city Landmarks Preservation Commission shot down longtime landlord Eli Dweck's plan to build an eye-catching two-story addition on top of an elegant limestone Montague Street retail building. … Full Article

NYU Langone doctor takes patients grocery shopping to promote healthy eating

A kind doctor is one who is said to have a good bedside manner. But Dr. Mary Kristine Ellis is different. She shows her compassion for her patients by taking them to the grocery store. … Full Article

Check out fresh pix of Brooklyn Bridge Park’s Pier 3

Workers are busily installing landscaping, hardscaping and other features at Pier 3, the final unfinished pier at Brooklyn Bridge Park. … Full Article

Bishop's Crook lamp post may have spared lives in Brooklyn Heights car crash

A man driving a gray 2005 GMC Envoy smashed into an early 20th century style "bishop's crook"  lamp post, leaving it tilting precariously, on Montague Street in Brooklyn Heights at roughly 1:15 p.m. on Monday. 
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