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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 yesterday
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 yesterday
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 2 days 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 2 days 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 2 days 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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New York Post
Deranged stalker wreaking havoc on upscale Brooklyn preschoolA tony Brooklyn Heights private preschool has become the target of a deranged s
Deranged stalker wreaking havoc on upscale Brooklyn preschool
New York Post / Posted 3 days ago
A tony Brooklyn Heights private preschool has become the target of a deranged stalker who shrieks in the hallways and hides in the bathrooms, The Post has learned. Alex Kovner, 43, has been arrested twice this month for barging into the... Read more
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Newsmax
Gingrich: Honor George Washington on Memorial Dayof the entire war. It was a courageous move, but one that proved a disaster for
Gingrich: Honor George Washington on Memorial Day
Newsmax / Posted 3 days ago
of the entire war. It was a courageous move, but one that proved a disaster for the Patriots. Washington retreated to Brooklyn Heights, where his army faced annihilation. And yet, miraculously, he organized a successful nighttime evacuation of... 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 4 days 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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New York Post
De Blasio should blame himself for the sorry mess he’s inPost reported, US Attorney Preet Bharara and Manhattan DA Cy Vance are now look
De Blasio should blame himself for the sorry mess he’s in
New York Post / Posted 4 days ago
Post reported, US Attorney Preet Bharara and Manhattan DA Cy Vance are now looking into a $52 million deal to redevelop the Brooklyn Heights public library as a luxury condo tower. The bid was awarded to a de Blasio donor and fund-raiser, even... Read more
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New York Post
Mayor de Blasio’s approval hits record lowunder investigation by four separate entities. This week, The Post reported th
Mayor de Blasio’s approval hits record low
New York Post / Posted 4 days ago
under investigation by four separate entities. This week, The Post reported that a contract awarded for redeveloping the Brooklyn Heights library is also the target of a probe. The mayor has suggested at least two of the investigations — by the... Read more
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New York Post
Man in mosque robbed of shoes, walletThis victim never had a prayer. A 30-year-old man in a Brooklyn Heights mosque
Man in mosque robbed of shoes, wallet
New York Post / Posted 4 days ago
This victim never had a prayer. A 30-year-old man in a Brooklyn Heights mosque had his sneakers and wallet stolen while he was praying, authorities said Tuesday. The incident occurred about two weeks ago inside the mosque at 143 State St. around... Read more
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Crain's New York Business
Struggling hospital puts campus building on the market as it considers downsizingresidential towers on the site, which sits at the heart of brownstone Brooklyn
Struggling hospital puts campus building on the market as it considers downsizing
Crain's New York Business / Posted 4 days ago
residential towers on the site, which sits at the heart of brownstone Brooklyn at the junction between Cobble Hill and Brooklyn Heights. A Mount Sinai spokeswoman deferred to a previously issued statement that indicated the hospital is still... Read more
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New York Post
De Blasio pal’s library deal gets even fishierThe Brooklyn Heights library-redevelopment deal under investigation for being a
De Blasio pal’s library deal gets even fishier
New York Post / Posted 6 days ago
The Brooklyn Heights library-redevelopment deal under investigation for being awarded to a de Blasio pal who was outbid for the site includes a provision requiring the Department of Education to lease the basement and build a huge science lab there,... Read more
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New York Post
Feds, DA probe de Blasio’s $52M deal to turn library into condoThrow the book at him! The $52 million deal to redevelop the Brooklyn Heights
Feds, DA probe de Blasio’s $52M deal to turn library into condo
New York Post / Posted 7 days ago
Throw the book at him! The $52 million deal to redevelop the Brooklyn Heights library into a luxury condo tower, which City Hall awarded to a de Blasio pal who offered less money for the city-owned land than two other bidders, has attracted the... Read more
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People Magazine
Alexis Bledel and Vincent Kartheiser's Not-So-Secret Love: A Brief History of the Couple's Uber-Private Life Togetherremain comfortable in their private ways, but Kartheiser has seemed to move on
Alexis Bledel and Vincent Kartheiser's Not-So-Secret Love: A Brief History of the Couple's Uber-Private Life Together
People Magazine / Posted 9 days ago
remain comfortable in their private ways, but Kartheiser has seemed to move on from his living in "a wooden box" phase, and we even got a rare peek of their marital style when their chic Brooklyn Heights penthouse duplex recently went on the ma... Read more
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The Washington Times
NEWT GINGRICH: A revolutionary year in Americaof the entire war. It was a courageous move, but one that proved a disaster for
NEWT GINGRICH: A revolutionary year in America
The Washington Times / Posted 9 days ago
of the entire war. It was a courageous move, but one that proved a disaster for the Patriots. Washington retreated to Brooklyn Heights, where his army faced annihilation. And yet, miraculously, he organized a successful nighttime evacuation of... Read more
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People Magazine
Alexis Bledel and Vincent Kartheiser's Not-So-Secret Love: A Brief History of the Couple's Uber-Private Life Togetherremain comfortable in their private ways, but Kartheiser has seemed to move on
Alexis Bledel and Vincent Kartheiser's Not-So-Secret Love: A Brief History of the Couple's Uber-Private Life Together
People Magazine / Posted 9 days ago
remain comfortable in their private ways, but Kartheiser has seemed to move on from his living in "a wooden box" phase, and we even got a rare peek of their marital style when their chic Brooklyn Heights penthouse duplex recently went on the ma... Read more
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DNA Info
Teen Brawls at Brooklyn Bridge Park Lead NYPD to Close Pier 2Brooklyn Bridge Park is home to basketball courts, bocce and handball courts as
Teen Brawls at Brooklyn Bridge Park Lead NYPD to Close Pier 2
DNA Info / Posted 10 days ago
Brooklyn Bridge Park is home to basketball courts, bocce and handball courts as well as a skating rink. View Full Caption BROOKLYN HEIGHTS — Police have shut down the Pier 2 sports courts of Brooklyn Bridge Park periodically due to a series of... Read more
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DNA Info
Woman Tries to Blackmail OKCupid Date for $2K Over Nude Video, Police SayBROOKLYN HEIGHTS — Not OK, Cupid. Police in the 84th Precinct are investigatin
Woman Tries to Blackmail OKCupid Date for $2K Over Nude Video, Police Say
DNA Info / Posted 10 days ago
BROOKLYN HEIGHTS — Not OK, Cupid. Police in the 84th Precinct are investigating after a woman threatened to publish a nude video of a 23-year-old man she met on OKCupid if he didn’t send her $2,000, they said. Police said the man exposed himself in... Read more
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Daily Mail
Huma Abedin carries Ralph Lauren bag for Hillary Clintonstore she visited is the nearest one to her home and there is another Ralph Lau
Huma Abedin carries Ralph Lauren bag for Hillary Clinton
Daily Mail / Posted 16 days ago
store she visited is the nearest one to her home and there is another Ralph Lauren not far from her office in Brooklyn Heights. Hillary was wearing one of her trademark pantsuits, opting for a navy blue outfit with a yellow blouse and... Read more
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NBC New York
Elderly Woman Lost, Incoherent Inside Sephorainside a Sephora store in Brooklyn Saturday. The woman was wandering inside th
Elderly Woman Lost, Incoherent Inside Sephora
NBC New York / Posted 19 days ago
inside a Sephora store in Brooklyn Saturday. The woman was wandering inside the makeup store at 210 Joralemon St. in Brooklyn Heights at about noon, according to police. She does not speak English, and an interpreter said the woman was... Read more
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WPIX 11 New York
Police try to identify woman found wandering in Brooklyn SephoraPolice are looking to identify this woman. (DCPI) BROOKLYN HEIGHTS, Brooklyn —
Police try to identify woman found wandering in Brooklyn Sephora
WPIX 11 New York / Posted 19 days ago
Police are looking to identify this woman. (DCPI) BROOKLYN HEIGHTS, Brooklyn — Police are trying to identify a woman found wandering inside of a Brooklyn Sephora Saturday afternoon. Police say the woman was found around noon wandering inside the... Read more
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Connecticut Post
William Schallert, Character Actor and Former SAG President, Dies at 93New York Daily Chronicle. He would reprise the role years later in the 1999 TV
William Schallert, Character Actor and Former SAG President, Dies at 93
Connecticut Post / Posted 19 days ago
New York Daily Chronicle. He would reprise the role years later in the 1999 TV movie “The Patty Duke Show: Still Rockin’ in Brooklyn Heights.” Schallert became the head of SAG in 1979, leaving office in 1981. During that time, he had the misfortune... Read more
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Houston Chronicle
William Schallert, Character Actor and Former SAG President, Dies at 93New York Daily Chronicle. He would reprise the role years later in the 1999 TV
William Schallert, Character Actor and Former SAG President, Dies at 93
Houston Chronicle / Posted 19 days ago
New York Daily Chronicle. He would reprise the role years later in the 1999 TV movie “The Patty Duke Show: Still Rockin’ in Brooklyn Heights.” Schallert became the head of SAG in 1979, leaving office in 1981. During that time, he had the misfortune... Read more
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Darien News-Review
William Schallert, Character Actor and Former SAG President, Dies at 93New York Daily Chronicle. He would reprise the role years later in the 1999 TV
William Schallert, Character Actor and Former SAG President, Dies at 93
Darien News-Review / Posted 19 days ago
New York Daily Chronicle. He would reprise the role years later in the 1999 TV movie “The Patty Duke Show: Still Rockin’ in Brooklyn Heights.” Schallert became the head of SAG in 1979, leaving office in 1981. During that time, he had the misfortune... Read more
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Variety
William Schallert, Former SAG President and ‘Patty Duke Show’ Star, Dies at 93in an episode. They reprised their father-daughter roles for 1999 telepic “The
William Schallert, Former SAG President and ‘Patty Duke Show’ Star, Dies at 93
Variety / Posted 19 days ago
in an episode. They reprised their father-daughter roles for 1999 telepic “The Patty Duke Show: Still Rockin’ in Brooklyn Heights.” He also turned in a wide array of guest performances for series ranging from comedy (“Murphy Brown”) to... Read more
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New York Post
‘Lemonade’ made this unknown designer a hitthe pair launch a line of caftans together. “I always loved her aesthetic and
‘Lemonade’ made this unknown designer a hit
New York Post / Posted 20 days ago
the pair launch a line of caftans together. “I always loved her aesthetic and personal style,” says Reker, now 38. The Brooklyn Heights resident works with Choi out of her abode. “We were interested in the same things outside of work and... Read more
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WPIX 11 New York
Rescue organization opens cat cafe in BrooklynBROOKLYN HEIGHTS, Brooklyn — Meet Willa, an eight-month-old tabby rescue who's
Rescue organization opens cat cafe in Brooklyn
WPIX 11 New York / Posted 20 days ago
BROOKLYN HEIGHTS, Brooklyn — Meet Willa, an eight-month-old tabby rescue who's been through so much in her young life. She lost a leg in the February snowstorm and now needs a home. "She needed to have her leg removed," cat lover Cate Osbourne told... Read more
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Guardian Unlimited
'They stole my big brother': violence turns child into a soldier for 'gun sense'broader lack of activities and programs for young people in neighborhoods with
'They stole my big brother': violence turns child into a soldier for 'gun sense'
Guardian Unlimited / Posted 20 days ago
broader lack of activities and programs for young people in neighborhoods with fewer financial resources. Gesturing toward Brooklyn Heights, an expanse of historic brownstones favored by celebrities, she said: “In this neighborhood, you don’t see a... Read more
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Crain's New York Business
The Chinese Club | New Mic office lease | Paulie Gee's in TriBeCaNYC. The asking rent was in the mid-$80s per square foot. Vivi Bubble Tea sign
The Chinese Club | New Mic office lease | Paulie Gee's in TriBeCa
Crain's New York Business / Posted 21 days ago
NYC. The asking rent was in the mid-$80s per square foot. Vivi Bubble Tea signed a 10-year lease at 111-115 Court St. in Brooklyn Heights. The Taiwanese bubble-tea chain will occupy 1,000 square feet in the building between State and Schermerhorn... Read more
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Variety
Alexis Bledel and Vincent Kartheiser Sell Duplex Penthouse in Brooklynembellished eight-story Queen Anne style co-operative apartment house that date
Alexis Bledel and Vincent Kartheiser Sell Duplex Penthouse in Brooklyn
Variety / Posted 22 days ago
embellished eight-story Queen Anne style co-operative apartment house that dates to 1885 in New York City’s historic Brooklyn Heights ‘hood was recently sold by married actors Alexis Bledel and Vincent Kartheiser for $1.32 million. Property... Read more
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The Border Mail
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
The Border Mail / Posted 23 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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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 23 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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The Courier
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
The Courier / Posted 23 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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Northern Daily Leader
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
Northern Daily Leader / Posted 23 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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The Young Witness
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
The Young Witness / Posted 23 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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Western Advocate
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
Western Advocate / Posted 23 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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Kiama Independent
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
Kiama Independent / Posted 23 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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Manning River Times
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
Manning River Times / Posted 23 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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Goondiwindi Argus
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
Goondiwindi Argus / Posted 23 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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The North West Star
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
The North West Star / Posted 23 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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Daily Liberal
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
Daily Liberal / Posted 23 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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The Daily Voice - Wilton
Houlihan Lawrence Touts Fairfield County Living In New Digital Platformbegin their journey.” “The suburbs aren’t a blanket statement, and just as the
Houlihan Lawrence Touts Fairfield County Living In New Digital Platform
The Daily Voice - Wilton / Posted 23 days ago
begin their journey.” “The suburbs aren’t a blanket statement, and just as the Upper East Side isn’t the Upper West or Brooklyn Heights isn’t Bushwick, there’s personality, quirk and subtle nuance to every town, village and hamlet in our area,”... Read more
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The Daily Voice - New Canaan
Houlihan Lawrence Touts Fairfield County Living In New Digital Platformbegin their journey.” “The suburbs aren’t a blanket statement, and just as the
Houlihan Lawrence Touts Fairfield County Living In New Digital Platform
The Daily Voice - New Canaan / Posted 23 days ago
begin their journey.” “The suburbs aren’t a blanket statement, and just as the Upper East Side isn’t the Upper West or Brooklyn Heights isn’t Bushwick, there’s personality, quirk and subtle nuance to every town, village and hamlet in our area,”... Read more
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The Daily Voice - Danbury
Houlihan Lawrence Touts Fairfield County Living In New Digital Platformbegin their journey.” “The suburbs aren’t a blanket statement, and just as the
Houlihan Lawrence Touts Fairfield County Living In New Digital Platform
The Daily Voice - Danbury / Posted 23 days ago
begin their journey.” “The suburbs aren’t a blanket statement, and just as the Upper East Side isn’t the Upper West or Brooklyn Heights isn’t Bushwick, there’s personality, quirk and subtle nuance to every town, village and hamlet in our area,”... Read more
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The Daily Voice - White Plains
New Houlihan Lawrence Digital Platform Showcases Westchester Countybegin their journey.” “The suburbs aren’t a blanket statement, and just as the
New Houlihan Lawrence Digital Platform Showcases Westchester County
The Daily Voice - White Plains / Posted 23 days ago
begin their journey.” “The suburbs aren’t a blanket statement, and just as the Upper East Side isn’t the Upper West or Brooklyn Heights isn’t Bushwick, there’s personality, quirk and subtle nuance to every town, village and hamlet in our area,”... Read more
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The Daily Voice - Ridgefield
Houlihan Lawrence Touts Fairfield County Living In New Digital Platformbegin their journey.” “The suburbs aren’t a blanket statement, and just as the
Houlihan Lawrence Touts Fairfield County Living In New Digital Platform
The Daily Voice - Ridgefield / Posted 23 days ago
begin their journey.” “The suburbs aren’t a blanket statement, and just as the Upper East Side isn’t the Upper West or Brooklyn Heights isn’t Bushwick, there’s personality, quirk and subtle nuance to every town, village and hamlet in our area,”... Read more
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