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Open Thread Wednesday 12/31/08

The last OTW of 2008. Comment Away!

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The BHB Ten: 2008

We thought it would be interesting to compile a list of 10 people who live or work in Brooklyn Heights who we think made an impact on our neighborhood, our city, our country or the world.  We asked for your input as well and the list reflects that. None of those named in the BHB […]

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Is it Over Yet? 2008 in Review: October – December

The final three months of 2008 was a roller coaster ride to say the least – from the November election’s winds of change to the ominous storms brought on by epic financial failures.   And while what will happen in 2009 is a mystery, we’re just glad the year is finally over.  Here are the “highlights” […]

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Is it Over Yet? 2008 in Review: July – September

The Third Quarter of 2008 was not only chock full o’ news, it also marked the highest traffic in BHB history more than doubling the audience the site had in Q3 2007.  Here are the stories the held Brooklyn Heights’ interest:

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Mark Lahm of Henrys End. Photo by gastrodamus via Flickr

50 Henry Will Continue as Wine Bar from Owners of Henry’s End and Cranberry’s

BHB has confirmation that the space at 50 Henry Street will be a joint venture from the owners of Henry’s End (44 Henry Street) and Cranberry’s (48 Henry Street). The space will continue as a wine bar, and will also serve breakfast and lunch according to Mark Lahm at Henry’s End. The new place will […]

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Is it Over Yet? 2008 in Review: April – June

And now on with the countdown… here are some BHB highlights from April – June 2008:

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Is it Over Yet? 2008 in Review: January – March

If it’s the 21st century in America, the end of the year signals the chorus of “is it over yet?” and/or “next year can’t be any worse.”  With that in mind (errr sumthin’) let us look back at the wacky year we like to call 2008. Here’s a rundown from Q1 08.  Stay tuned to […]

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New Life at Wine Bar

The bright yellow exterior of the storefront at 50 Henry Street is now a more subdued shade of cranberry. According to workers at site formerly known at the Wine Bar at 50 Henry Street, an “American restaurant” will be opening there soon. The wine bar and its sister stores Busy Chef, Blue Pig and Oven […]

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Sorry, Your Services Are No Longer Required Mr. Tree

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Bikes vs. Cars in Brooklyn Heights

We missed this YouTube post by CUNY’s NYC News Service last month, but since we can’t resist a good bikes vs. cars story… here it is.

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