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Subway Service Alerts: Brooklyn Heights and Vicinity

Once again, because of the need to repair damage caused by Hurricane Sandy to the tunnels used by A and C trains between Brooklyn and Manhattan, from 11:45 p.m. Friday, August 21 to 5:00 a.m. Monday, August 24 both Brooklyn and Manhattan bound A and C trains will be diverted to the F line between […]

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Subway Service Alerts: Brooklyn Heights and Vicinity

This week’s alerts are virtually a duplicate of last week’s. Because of repairs of damage caused by Hurricane Sandy to the tunnels used by A and C trains between Brooklyn and Manhattan, from 11:45 p.m. Friday, August 21 to 5:00 a.m. Monday, August 24 both Brooklyn and Manhattan bound A and C trains will be […]

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Overnight Street Paving On Joralemon, Remsen, Montague, and Court Monday and Tuesday

We’ve received word from Community Board 2 that overnight (no start or finish times are given) street paving will take place this coming Monday and Tuesday, August 17 and 18, on the following schedule: Monday: Joralemon Street from Fulton to Clinton streets; Remsen Street from Court to Clinton streets; Montague Street from Court Street to […]

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Subway Service Alerts: Brooklyn Heights and Vicinity

Because of repairs of damage caused by Hurricane Sandy to the tunnels used by A and C trains between Brooklyn and Manhattan, from 11:45 p.m. Friday, August 14 to 5:00 a.m. Monday, August 17 both Brooklyn and Manhattan bound A and C trains will be diverted to the F line between Jay Street/Metro Tech and […]

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Events at Brooklyn Bridge Park This Coming Week

Former Alice Cooper bassist Dennis Dunaway will read from his memoir Snakes! Guillotines! Electric Chairs! at Monday evening’s (August 10) “Books Under the Bridge,” which begins at 7:00 at the Granite Prospect on Pier 1. He will be joined by his band mates in Blue Coupe, Blue Oyster Cult founders Albert and Joe Bouchard, to […]

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Subway Service Alerts: Brooklyn Heights and Vicinity

It’s another weekend of A and C train diversion; something that will be going on for a while. From 11:45 p.m. Friday, August 7 to 5:00 a.m. Monday, August 10 both Brooklyn and Manhattan bound A and C trains will be diverted to the F line between Jay Street/Metro Tech and West 4th Street. This […]

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Subway Service Alerts: Brooklyn Heights and Vicinity

The only change directly affecting service at local stations this weekend (11:30 p.m. Friday, July 31 to 5:00 a.m. Monday, August 3) is that there will be no 3 trains running. The 2 trains will be running, so there will be service at Clark Street and on the 2/3 platforms at Borough Hall. For those […]

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Bill Sponsored by NYC Councilmembers Menchaca, Chin & Rosenthal Takes Aim at Tourist Helicopters

Stroll the Brooklyn Heights Promenade and you can hear it day and night: the constant thwapping of tourist helicopters.  Flights take off from the Downtown Manhattan Heliport (DMH) located just south of the Seaport and is operated by Saker Aviation Services.  According to the Stop the Chop NY NJ,  “these tours are allowed to operate […]

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Events at Brooklyn Bridge Park This Coming Week

Monday evening’s (July 27) event in the “Books Under the Bridge” series, at the Granite Prospect on Pier 1 starting at 7:00, will be “a celebration of Harper Lee” in which Brenda Bowen, Caroline Zancan, and Ezra Goldstein will read and discuss selections from Ms. Lee’s much loved classic To Kill a Mockingbird and its […]

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Subway Service Alerts: Brooklyn Heights and Vicinity

This coming weekend (11:45 p.m. Friday, July 24 to 5:00 a.m. Monday, July 27). Manhattan bound A and C trains will be diverted to the F line between Jay Street/Metro Tech and West 4th Street. This means no service from High Street to Manhattan. For destinations in Manhattan below West 4th, use the 2 or […]

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