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NBC New York
Where to Catch the Fireworks Across the Tri-Statelooks of the fireworks and the lit-up Manhattan skyline. It’ll get crowded quic
Where to Catch the Fireworks Across the Tri-State
NBC New York / Posted 3 hours ago
looks of the fireworks and the lit-up Manhattan skyline. It’ll get crowded quickly, so be sure to get there early. Brooklyn Heights and the Brooklyn Bridge Promenade: Another couple of spots that offer sweeping views of the Macy’s display,... Read more
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New York Post
Brooklyn Heights’ condo boom pits NIMBYs against developersBrooklyn Heights is reaching new peaks. Sure, this affluent neighborhood — the
Brooklyn Heights’ condo boom pits NIMBYs against developers
New York Post / Posted 4 days ago
Brooklyn Heights is reaching new peaks. Sure, this affluent neighborhood — the city’s first historic district located across the East River from Lower Manhattan — has long been home to stately brownstones and co-ops. But a stock of new developments... Read more
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New York Post
Parents in NYC mixed about ‘Uber of baby-sitting’ appwith children.” The app is so far available only in Manhattan and the pricier
Parents in NYC mixed about ‘Uber of baby-sitting’ app
New York Post / Posted 4 days ago
with children.” The app is so far available only in Manhattan and the pricier Brooklyn nabes of DUMBO, Williamsburg, Brooklyn Heights and Park Slope. Unlike with many childcare apps, there’s no sign-up or membership charge. And unlike Uber,... Read more
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WCAX-TV Vermont
NYC medical examiner: Hedge fund manager killed himselffrom stab wounds of the neck. Police said previously that Valvani's wife found
NYC medical examiner: Hedge fund manager killed himself
WCAX-TV Vermont / Posted 4 days ago
from stab wounds of the neck. Police said previously that Valvani's wife found him Monday evening in a bedroom at their Brooklyn Heights home. Police said a knife was found nearby as well as a handwritten note declaring his innocence. Last... Read more
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ABC News
NYC Medical Examiner: Hedge Fund Manager Killed Himselffrom stab wounds of the neck. Police said previously that Valvani's wife found
NYC Medical Examiner: Hedge Fund Manager Killed Himself
ABC News / Posted 4 days ago
from stab wounds of the neck. Police said previously that Valvani's wife found him Monday evening in a bedroom at their Brooklyn Heights home. Police said a knife was found nearby as well as a handwritten note declaring his innocence. Last... Read more
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Crain's New York Business
Hedge fund manager dies of apparent suicide following arrestsaid Tuesday. Sanjay Valvani, 44, was unresponsive when his wife found him ear
Hedge fund manager dies of apparent suicide following arrest
Crain's New York Business / Posted 5 days ago
said Tuesday. Sanjay Valvani, 44, was unresponsive when his wife found him early Monday evening in a bedroom of their Brooklyn Heights home, said Detective Ahmed Nasser, a New York Police Department spokesman. A knife was found nearby, he... Read more
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Crain's New York Business
Need a last-minute nanny? This app can helpcaters to parents living in Manhattan and select Brooklyn neighborhoods—Park Sl
Need a last-minute nanny? This app can help
Crain's New York Business / Posted 5 days ago
caters to parents living in Manhattan and select Brooklyn neighborhoods—Park Slope, Williamsburg, Dumbo, Cobble Hill, Brooklyn Heights, Prospect Heights, Boerum Hill, Carroll Gardens and Clinton Hill. Currently, more than 200 sitters are... Read more
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WPIX 11 New York
Residents say replacing basketball hoops with tennis courts at local park is ‘racism’BROOKLYN – Tennis, anyone? Some unnamed Brooklyn Heights residents are suggest
Residents say replacing basketball hoops with tennis courts at local park is ‘racism’
WPIX 11 New York / Posted 5 days ago
BROOKLYN – Tennis, anyone? Some unnamed Brooklyn Heights residents are suggesting the basketball courts on Pier 2 in Brooklyn Bridge Park should be replaced by tennis courts. But to others that smacks of racial stereotyping. "It's a vibe here... Read more
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Boston Globe
Visium’s Valvani found dead in apparent suicide amid chargesBarry Berke, said his client was innocent of the charges. Outside of Valvani’s
Visium’s Valvani found dead in apparent suicide amid charges
Boston Globe / Posted 5 days ago
Barry Berke, said his client was innocent of the charges. Outside of Valvani’s brownstone on a tree-lined street in the Brooklyn Heights neighborhood on Monday, a police van, cruiser, and two scooters were parked at around 6:30 p.m. A group of... Read more
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Newsmax
Hedge Fund Manager Dies of Apparent Suicide Following Arrestsaid Tuesday. Sanjay Valvani, 44, was unresponsive when his wife found him ear
Hedge Fund Manager Dies of Apparent Suicide Following Arrest
Newsmax / Posted 5 days ago
said Tuesday. Sanjay Valvani, 44, was unresponsive when his wife found him early Monday evening in a bedroom of their Brooklyn Heights home, said Detective Ahmed Nasser, a New York Police Department spokesman. A knife was found nearby, he... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Hedge fund manager found dead after arrestsaid Tuesday. Sanjay Valvani, 44, was unresponsive when his wife found him ear
Hedge fund manager found dead after arrest
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 5 days ago
said Tuesday. Sanjay Valvani, 44, was unresponsive when his wife found him early Monday evening in a bedroom of their Brooklyn Heights apartment, said Detective Ahmed Nasser, a New York Police Department spokesman. He said a knife was found... Read more
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KECI Missoula
June 19best known for movies such as "Legend," "Ferris Bueller's Day Off" (pictured) a
June 19
KECI Missoula / Posted 7 days ago
best known for movies such as "Legend," "Ferris Bueller's Day Off" (pictured) and "Timecop," is born Mia Sarapochiello in Brooklyn Heights, New York. 1964: The Civil Rights Act of 1964 is approved by the U.S. Senate after surviving a filibuster... Read more
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Crain's New York Business
Cat Café | Indie radio station | Butcher's Daughter second locationfortherecord@crainsnewyork.com, with “New in Town” in the subject line. Brookl
Cat Café | Indie radio station | Butcher's Daughter second location
Crain's New York Business / Posted 8 days ago
fortherecord@crainsnewyork.com, with “New in Town” in the subject line. Brooklyn’s Cat Café 149 Atlantic Ave., Brooklyn Brooklyn Heights’ first cat café allows visitors to play with cats that are up for adoption, while enjoying coffee and... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
New York travel tips: 11 golden rules to surviving the Big Apple as a touristin the outer reaches of Brooklyn these days, as young people and creatives move
New York travel tips: 11 golden rules to surviving the Big Apple as a tourist
Illawarra Mercury / Posted 11 days ago
in the outer reaches of Brooklyn these days, as young people and creatives move out of the city in search of cheaper rents. Brooklyn Heights, Prospect Park and Williamsburg are status quo – check out Gowanus and Bushwick for a really cutting-edge... Read more
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Crain's New York Business
Behind the scenes with … Lauri Pitkus, location manager, Orange Is the New Blackarea since the early '90s and has witnessed New York City neighborhoods transfo
Behind the scenes with … Lauri Pitkus, location manager, Orange Is the New Black
Crain's New York Business / Posted 14 days ago
area since the early '90s and has witnessed New York City neighborhoods transform from hazardous to harmless. She's turned Brooklyn Heights into Georgetown and helped Jason Bourne (Matt Damon in the Bourne Ultimatum) speed down Manhattan... Read more
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New York Magazine
A Nearly Secret Albany Bill Could Bring a Row of 80-Story Skyscrapers to Your Blockexisting zoning code. Skyscrapers buildings will not suddenly start springing u
A Nearly Secret Albany Bill Could Bring a Row of 80-Story Skyscrapers to Your Block
New York Magazine / Posted 14 days ago
existing zoning code. Skyscrapers buildings will not suddenly start springing up on Pineapple or Cranberry Streets in Brooklyn Heights—partly because those are historic districts, and partly because the neighbors would scream bloody murder.... Read more
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DNA Info
Worth a Click: 11 Stories You Should Read TodayPublic Schools Impact Your Family Earlier this year, a contentious rezoning in
Worth a Click: 11 Stories You Should Read Today
DNA Info / Posted 17 days ago
Public Schools Impact Your Family Earlier this year, a contentious rezoning involving two Brooklyn schools — P.S. 8 in Brooklyn Heights and P.S. 307 in Vinegar Hill — was approved. It was a controversial proposal from the city and one that... Read more
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DNA Info
Ex of Brooklyn Bridge Park Shooting Victim Arrested in Prior AssaultDistrict Attorney's office. Marks was shot to death just after she had left he
Ex of Brooklyn Bridge Park Shooting Victim Arrested in Prior Assault
DNA Info / Posted 17 days ago
District Attorney's office. Marks was shot to death just after she had left her job at Fornino pizzeria near Pier 6 in Brooklyn Heights at about 9:30 p.m. on June 6, sources said. Marks was on the phone with her boyfriend, Sam, at the time.... Read more
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Crain's New York Business
Controversial Brooklyn Bridge Park Pier 6 residential project is approved, despite oppositioncorporation that they have just acted unlawfully and to annul the vote," said R
Controversial Brooklyn Bridge Park Pier 6 residential project is approved, despite opposition
Crain's New York Business / Posted 19 days ago
corporation that they have just acted unlawfully and to annul the vote," said Richard Ziegler, a lawyer and member of the Brooklyn Heights Association whose firm would be handling the pro-bono case. Clarification: The state's letter saying... Read more
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ABC News
Burt Reynolds Shoots a New MovieHanks crouches under an umbrella during a dramatic rain scene while filming his
Burt Reynolds Shoots a New Movie
ABC News / Posted 19 days ago
Hanks crouches under an umbrella during a dramatic rain scene while filming his latest movie project "St James Place" in Brooklyn Heights, New York on Sept. 30, 2014. Hilary Duff Relaxes on the 'Younger' Set Hilary Duff on the set of "Younger"... Read more
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New York Post
NYC penthouses slim down for summer — and are more likely to sellto be softening. Originally cobbled together from nine units spanning the 10th
NYC penthouses slim down for summer — and are more likely to sell
New York Post / Posted 19 days ago
to be softening. Originally cobbled together from nine units spanning the 10th, 11th and 12th floors of the waterfront Brooklyn Heights building, this pad now comes as an 8,333-square-foot duplex asking $23.88 million, The Post has learned. A... Read more
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WPIX 11 New York
Man in custody in murder of woman in Brooklyn Bridge ParkBROOKLYN HEIGHTS, Brooklyn — A man is in custody in the murder of a 23-year-old
Man in custody in murder of woman in Brooklyn Bridge Park
WPIX 11 New York / Posted 19 days ago
BROOKLYN HEIGHTS, Brooklyn — A man is in custody in the murder of a 23-year-old woman in Brooklyn Bridge Park Monday night, police said. Lamont Wright was taken into police custody Tuesday afternoon. Police received a 911 call about the shooting... Read more
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Crain's New York Business
State has a change of heart on Brooklyn Bridge Park Pier 6 residential projectcorporation that they have just acted unlawfully and to annul the vote," said R
State has a change of heart on Brooklyn Bridge Park Pier 6 residential project
Crain's New York Business / Posted 20 days ago
corporation that they have just acted unlawfully and to annul the vote," said Richard Ziegler, a lawyer and member of the Brooklyn Heights Association whose firm would be handling the pro-bono case. Get Crain's Real Estate Daily (RED) Alert Sign... Read more
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New York Post
Mom warned by text message before daughter was fatally shotshowed up at her restaurant job. Michelle Marks of Brooklyn was shot near a lu
Mom warned by text message before daughter was fatally shot
New York Post / Posted 20 days ago
showed up at her restaurant job. Michelle Marks of Brooklyn was shot near a luxury apartment building on Furman Street in Brooklyn Heights, where her body was found slumped against a chain-link fence that borders the park, cops said. The victim’s... Read more
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Crain's New York Business
State has a change of heart on Brooklyn Bridge Park Pier 6 residential projectthe way for the Pier 6 development to commence remains to be seen. A well-organ
State has a change of heart on Brooklyn Bridge Park Pier 6 residential project
Crain's New York Business / Posted 20 days ago
the way for the Pier 6 development to commence remains to be seen. A well-organized opposition composed of residents in Brooklyn Heights and elected officials was set to protest Tuesday's vote on the grounds that the park can generate enough... Read more
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New York Post
Woman found dead with gunshot wound to the head in Brooklynon Monday night, cops said. She suffered a gunshot wound to the head near a lu
Woman found dead with gunshot wound to the head in Brooklyn
New York Post / Posted 20 days ago
on Monday night, cops said. She suffered a gunshot wound to the head near a luxury apartment building on Furman Street in Brooklyn Heights at 9:30 p.m. Her body was found against the chain-link fence that borders the park. “This is shocking,... Read more
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WPIX 11 New York
Woman, 23, shot in head by Brooklyn Bridge ParkBROOKLYN HEIGHTS, Brooklyn — A 23-year-old woman was fatally shot in the head b
Woman, 23, shot in head by Brooklyn Bridge Park
WPIX 11 New York / Posted 20 days ago
BROOKLYN HEIGHTS, Brooklyn — A 23-year-old woman was fatally shot in the head by Brooklyn Bridge Park Monday night, police said. Police received a 911 call about he shooting around 9:30 p.m. in the vicinity of Joralemon Street at Brooklyn Bridge... Read more
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Investopedia
The 5 Hottest Luxury Real Estate Marketsin New York City is that pricey Manhattan is starting to be considered a lower-
The 5 Hottest Luxury Real Estate Markets
Investopedia / Posted 21 days ago
in New York City is that pricey Manhattan is starting to be considered a lower-priced option, thanks to price increases in Brooklyn Heights, Cobble Hill and Williamsburg. For more, see New York City Real Estate: A Safe Haven?and The 10 Most... Read more
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New York Post
Decomposed body found floating in the East RiverAn unidentified man’s decomposed body was found floating in the East River off
Decomposed body found floating in the East River
New York Post / Posted 21 days ago
An unidentified man’s decomposed body was found floating in the East River off Pier 5 in Brooklyn Heights on Sunday, cops said. The body showed trauma to the face, but law-enforcement authorities said it wasn’t clear if the death was the result of... Read more
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NBC New York
Brooklyn Cat Cafe Has Live Cam of Mom and Kittensday, every day. The cam shows momma cat Grizebella and her three kittens Jem,
Brooklyn Cat Cafe Has Live Cam of Mom and Kittens
NBC New York / Posted 25 days ago
day, every day. The cam shows momma cat Grizebella and her three kittens Jem, Rumple and Jelly in their terrarium at the Brooklyn Heights cafe, which opened last month. “It doesn’t get much better than that,” it says on the cafe’s website.... Read more
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New York Post
Dime Savings Bank signs 10-year lease at 1 Pierrepont PlazaAt Forest City Ratner’s 1 Pierrepont Plaza in Brooklyn Heights — home to Hillar
Dime Savings Bank signs 10-year lease at 1 Pierrepont Plaza
New York Post / Posted 27 days ago
At Forest City Ratner’s 1 Pierrepont Plaza in Brooklyn Heights — home to Hillary Clinton’s campaign headquarters — Dime Savings Bank of Williamsburgh just signed a 10-year deal for 42,000 square feet. The 1987-vintage tower’s 750,000 square feet now... Read more
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WPIX 11 New York
Veterans honored during ceremony at Brooklyn War MemorialBROOKLYN HEIGHTS, Brooklyn —World War Two veteran Joseph Raia, 92, of Bath Beac
Veterans honored during ceremony at Brooklyn War Memorial
WPIX 11 New York / Posted 28 days ago
BROOKLYN HEIGHTS, Brooklyn —World War Two veteran Joseph Raia, 92, of Bath Beach was happy to be in the presence of other veterans at the Brooklyn War Memorial ceremony hosted by the Cadman Park Conservancy Sunday afternoon. "Fifteen million were... Read more
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New York Post
Creepy preschool stalker made off with chilling souvenierhidden in Alex Kovner’s backpack when they arrested him for allegedly marching
Creepy preschool stalker made off with chilling souvenier
New York Post / Posted 30 days ago
hidden in Alex Kovner’s backpack when they arrested him for allegedly marching into the Imagine Early Learning Center in Brooklyn Heights on May 13 and screaming profanities, sources said. Kovner — who ranted about being God’s messenger — took... Read more
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New York Post
Look who’s enabling the pre-school-stalking creepYou can thank Mayor de Blasio — and a judge’s dubious ruling — for that shrieki
Look who’s enabling the pre-school-stalking creep
New York Post / Posted 30 days ago
You can thank Mayor de Blasio — and a judge’s dubious ruling — for that shrieking mental patient being free to terrorize a Brooklyn Heights pre-school. For all that the mayor says he’s committed to keeping New Yorkers safe, he’s also a “progressive... Read more
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Breitbart
The Unfinished Memorial Dayof his men in forward positions along the Heights of Gowanus, while most of the
The Unfinished Memorial Day
Breitbart / Posted a month ago
of his men in forward positions along the Heights of Gowanus, while most of the rest defended the fortifications in Brooklyn Heights. But, fatefully, he left a key pass undefended. Taking advantage of that blunder, the British sent a force... Read more
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New York Post
Preschool stalker released thanks to Bill de BlasioProsecutors tried this week to keep the shrieking mental patient who has been t
Preschool stalker released thanks to Bill de Blasio
New York Post / Posted a month ago
Prosecutors tried this week to keep the shrieking mental patient who has been terrorizing a Brooklyn Heights preschool behind bars — but a judge released him into one of Mayor de Blasio’s new jail-alternative programs for so-called “safe” defendants,... Read more
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Crain's New York Business
Effort to cross-check the mayor on certain dealsJournal) Overhauling eight parks, city seeks to create more inviting spaces (T
Effort to cross-check the mayor on certain deals
Crain's New York Business / Posted a month ago
Journal) Overhauling eight parks, city seeks to create more inviting spaces (The New York Times) Jehovah's Witnesses puts Brooklyn Heights residential building on the market (The Real Deal) Margaritaville is heading to Times Square (New York... Read more
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