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Brooklyn Heights

  1. the bqe
    The Brooklyn Heights Promenade Was a Robert Moses Head FakeThe story goes that he wanted the BQE rammed through the Heights and settled for the Promenade. It’s not true.
  2. parenting
    A Class Riot Among the One Percent at Brooklyn’s Oldest Nursery SchoolWhat happened when Grace Church School decided to become a little less old-fashioned? Lots of parent-teacher drama.
  3. real estate
    The Last Residents of the Hotel BossertWhat’s it like to live in a nearly abandoned building?
  4. best of new york
    The Absolute Best Restaurants in Brooklyn HeightsExcellent American fare, both new and old-school, plus inventive Middle Eastern cooking, hearty, satisfying Italian, and so much wood-fired pizza.
  5. We Took a Tour of Hillary Clinton’s Young Brooklyn Campaign HeadquartersFeaturing Michelle Kwan, a well-worn beanbag, and a few curious knickknacks, in that order.
  6. great room
    Tour a Light-Filled Brooklyn Loft With an Eat-In BedroomWhat was once a cramped apartment is now an airy home, with a glass wall separating the dining and sleeping areas.
  7. Openings
    This New Brooklyn Heights Bar Draws Design Inspiration From Marie AntoinetteLe Boudoir recently opened underneath Chez Moi.
  8. space of the week
    Tour a Brooklyn Apartment Packed With Color – and BooksHow two Broadway veterans turned their apartment into a Crayola explosion.
  9. Closings
    Siggy’s Good Food in Brooklyn Heights Will CloseThe last day is March 1.
  10. crimes and misdemeanors
    Keri Russell’s Brooklyn Home Hit by Alleged Uncle-Nephew Cat BurglarsNot very good ones.
  11. neighborhood news
    Brooklyn Heights Residents Refuse to Lock Their DoorsConsequently, people are stealing their stuff.
  12. Sex and the Borough
    Brooklyn Hotel-Rooftop Bar Boom Will Likely Hit BK HeightsThe historic Bossert Hotel building is in the process of being approved as a hotel with restaurant and rooftop lounge.
  13. neighborhood news
    Brooklyn Heights Library Sounds Like a Wild PlacePorn. Stabbings. Homeless people. It’s anarchy over there. 
  14. the most important people in the world
    Grand Theft Auto Creator Moving Into Truman Capote MansionTwentieth century, meet the 21st century.
  15. Carb News
    B&B Empire Reopening in Brooklyn HeightsCould this mean round two of the Brooklyn bagel battle?
  16. Nan
    Baluchi’s to Spice Up Brooklyn HeightsSamosas in a cursed space.
  17. Time to Resign
    Another Restaurant Slammed for Poor ServiceDon’t make an old lady eat cake with a spoon.
  18. Neighborhood Watch
    Oceana Adds Lobster-Roll Cart; New Catch Herring Season BeginsAnd more, in our daily roundup of neighborhood news.
  19. real estate
    Norman Mailer’s Nautical-Themed Home in Brooklyn Heights Is Up for SaleFor $2.5 million.
  20. snomg
    Watch City Sanitation Vehicles Total a Ford Explorer in Brooklyn HeightsIt’s like watching a child play with toy trucks. Only crunchier.
  21. Reopenings
    Eamonn’s Bounces Back With 25-and-Over Policy“Any illegal activity will not be tolerated” at the neighborhood pub.
  22. Neighborhood Watch
    Fatty Crab Hosts Memorial Day Pig Roast; Mercadito’s World Cup TacoPlus: David Wondrick and Don Lee talk polar cocktails, and Mercadito expands hours for the World Cup, in our daily roundup of neighborhood news.
  23. Neighborhood Watch
    Beba Launches Late-Day Brunch; Egyptian Espresso Comes to Ditmas ParkPlus more, in our daily roundup of neighborhood news.
  24. Openings
    River Deli Brings Pane Carasau to Brooklyn HeightsAn enterprising couple transforms Brooklyn’s River Deli into a 42-seat Italian restaurant.
  25. Neighborhood Watch
    Tastes of Meatpacking and Chelsea Benefit; Hill Country’s Derby PartyPlus: Nanoosh in midtown, and a Stamp Out Hunger campaign, in our daily roundup of neighborhood news.
  26. Neighborhood Watch
    Free Beer Tonight at Southern Hospitality; Pizza by Cer te Opens in MidtownPlus: Plein Sud in Tribeca secures a chef, and a dessert fest on the Upper West Side, in our daily roundup of neighborhood news.
  27. Neighborhood Watch
    Bottomless Mimosas at 57 Napoli Pizza e Vino; Mud Truck Shut DownPlus: A blogger bake sale in Fort Greene, and South Brooklyn Pizza in the East Village, in our daily roundup of neighborhood food news.
  28. Openings
    Inside Crop to Cup Cafe Co., Now Open in Brooklyn HeightsThe retail co-op is open on Atlantic Avenue.
  29. Neighborhood Watch
    Turn Your Loft Into a Farm; Dunkin’ Donuts Seized in Prospect ParkPlus: The Richardson extends its hours, and Char No. 4 sells Easter hams, all in our daily roundup of neighborhood news.
  30. Neighborhood Watch
    A Cooking Class at ‘21’ Club; Teany Reopening on the Lower East SidePlus: A vodka taste test tonight in the Financial District, and more, in our daily roundup of neighborhood food news.
  31. Neighborhood Watch
    Crumbs Coming to Brooklyn Heights; Rosa Mexicano to Host Passover Cooking DemoPlus: Linda’s Place wants to change its name, and Two Boots’ anniversary pizza, in our daily roundup of neighborhood food news.
  32. Neighborhood Watch
    Ace Hotel’s Basement Bar Opens; Niagara’s New One Will Be CalledPlus: Kiss & Fly reopens with a bigger dance space, and more, in our regular roundup of neighborhood food news.
  33. neighborhood news
    ‘Polite Graffiti’ Artist to Strike BrooklynCops fear polite gang bloodbath.
  34. Neighborhood Watch
    West Village Welcomes New Fish Shack; Frank Alums Expand to Fort GreenePlus: Robert Sietsema on White Castle pulled pork, and another coffee shop for the Slope, in our regular roundup of neighborhood food news.
  35. Neighborhood Watch
    Friedman Planning Ace Hotel’s Basement Bar?; Nightly Ramen Pop-up inPlus: Angelo Sosa cooking for a tea house, and Dressler offers Monday-night discounts, in our regular roundup of neighborhood food news.
  36. neighborhood news
    Brooklyn Heights Starbucks Rocked by Man-SlapThis confrontation was so Brooklyn in every way.
  37. Neighborhood Watch
    Kurve Becomes Rhong-Tiam; Má Pêche Serves CocktailsPlus: Iris Café open in Brooklyn Heights, and François Payard doubles up on the UES, in our regular roundup of neighborhood food news.
  38. Openings
    First Look at Armando’s, Reopening in Brooklyn Heights Next WeekA former Montparnasse chef will helm the new incarnation of the Brooklyn Heights institution.
  39. neighborhood news
    Paping Soapbox Derby Riders Forced to Bounce Down Not Very Steep Park PathThis is a hipster tragedy.
  40. Neighborhood Watch
    Mandarin Oriental’s Discount Dinner; Mexican Fiesta in Gowanus This MonthPlus: NYC ICY wants to stay in its current spot, and a pita and sports bar is coming to the East Village, in our regular roundup of neighborhood news.
  41. vu.
    Björk and Barney to Brooklyn Heights?It looks like the alt super-couple has a new home — with a nice new price tag.
  42. Openings
    Manhattan’s First Checkers May Open TomorrowThe Tribeca location will open imminently.
  43. Fast-food World
    Checkers Opening Soon in Brooklyn HeightsThe first franchise of its kind in Brooklyn.
  44. Reopenings
    Brooklyn ComebacksTotonno’s and Armando’s will return to their former homes.
  45. walk-through
    Walk-Through: Brooklyn Heights FederalIf you lived there, you’d be home right now.
  46. Empire Building
    Five Guys Grows in BrooklynThe D.C. chain is expanding in Brooklyn. Plus, video of Obama’s Air Force One burger.
  47. Openings
    50 Henry Will Emerge From Its Shadowy Past, As a Wine BarBut what will become of infamous “Busy Chef” manager Dan Kaufman?
  48. Breastaurants
    Ridiculous Rumor: Is Hooters Landing in Brooklyn Heights?If it happens, how will Hooters appease the New Brooklyn Cuisine crowd?
  49. neighborhood watch
    New Real-Estate Record-Breaker in BrooklynBrooklyn Heights mansion goes for $10.8 mil.
  50. the greatest show of our time
    ‘Gossip Girl’ Goes Fancy in BrooklynA tipster spotted the cast of the Greatest Show of Our Time readying for the infamous Snowflake Ball, which will take place … in BK?
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