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Brooklyn Heights Home Visited by Obama is on the Block for $13.5 Million

The Brooklyn Heights home then-candidate Barack Obama visited in 2007 is on the block for $13.5 million dollars.

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Inauguration Day Open Thread

Barack Obama lived in Brooklyn Heights for one hot minute back in the day.  In July 2007, he attended a fundraiser at the Columnbia Heights home of Nina Collins. What are your thoughts on this historic day?  Comment below. Pittsburgh Post Gazette:Capital Abuzz…:  “I just wanted to come here and feel the energy, the happiness. […]

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One Year Ago on BHB: Moberg and Subway Girl

It was one year ago today that we wrote about nabe web designer Patrick Moberg and his quest to find “Subway Girl”: The New York Post reported this morning about nabe web designer Patrick Moberg and his quest of the girl of his dreams, whom he spotted on the number 5 train Sunday night. He […]

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Election Results Open Thread

Discuss the results of all the political battles here.

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Snacks and Paper Ballots at P.S. 8

At P.S. 8 this morning,  some voters were issued paper ballots while a voting machine serving the 123rd District was being repaired. On the bright side, the wait was about 20 minutes (if you knew your district) and there were TASTY SNACKS!

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BHB Readers Endorse Squadron for State Senate, Obama for President

The readers of Brooklyn Heights Blog have overwhelmingly endorsed Democrats Daniel Squadron for NY State Senate and Barack Obama for President. In a poll conducted this week,  60% of poll respondents who live in the 25th NYS Senate District endorsed Daniel Squadron over his Republican opponent John Chromczak who received 8.6% of the vote.  A […]

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Were You Obama’s Neighbor?

Democratic presidential hopeful Barack Obama lived in Brooklyn Heights as previously reported. Obama told the Brooklyn Paper:

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