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Tale of the Tweets: Brooklyn Heights Association 2013 Meeting

The Brooklyn Heights Association is holding its tonight at the St. Francis College auditorium with featured speaker Congresswoman Nydia Velazquez. Follow our live Storify after the jump.

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The Latest Poop On Garbage Collection

Another update on what is becoming a regular topic of interest in the neighborhood: refuse, rubish, trash! Here’s Judy Stanton from the BHA: “Regular garbage trucks will be in the Heights Wednesday, but no recyclables whatsoever will be picked up. Even if the DSNY does not plan to issue summonses, the neighborly thing to do […]

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Monday Garbage Collection Update

From BHA Executive Director Judy Stanton: Please do NOT put your recyclables on the curb because they are not going to be picked up tomorrow. No exception is being made for Brooklyn Heights. Recylable paper is clean enough to be safely stored indoors as are bottles and cans, if rinsed.

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Wednesday Garbage Collection Scheduled For Later Today

BHA Executive Director Judy Stanton provides a Wednesday update regarding garbage collection: “The Bk2 garage foreman is telling me that they are (currently) collecting Tuesday neighborhoods (Boerum Hill, Ft. Greene) and will have garbage trucks out in the Heights picking up our Wednesday trash. There are also trucks collecting tree debris in the Heights. 311 […]

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BHA’s Third-Annual Dog Show: And The Nine Winners Are…

The third-annual Brooklyn Heights Association Dog Show Sunday, held during the Montague Street Business Improvement District’s Summer Space event, certainly demonstrated the passion neighborhood residents have for their pooches. Before hundreds on onlookers, 63 dogs participated, with nine dogs crowned the 2012 victors in the following categories… Finn, Best Treat Catcher; human companion: Rachel Epson […]

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Crunch! Crunch! Tree Trimming Ensues On Montague Street

That bombastic noise around 9 a.m. Wednesday morning along Montague Street that sounded like the second coming, was actually the City Parks Department continuing its once-a-decade tree pruning in Brooklyn Heights. Under the Parks Department’s current schedule, this will take place on blocks from Pierrepont Street southward. However, as we

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BHB Recognized for Community Service in Brooklyn Heights

BHB publisher/founder John “Homer Fink” Loscalzo accepted the BHA’s certificate for Outstanding Community Service at last night’s annual meeting. “We have all come to depend upon the BHB for up to date, on the spot coverage,” the BHA’s Tom Stewart said during the presentation. “One of the greatest values to the neighborhood is the forum […]

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BHA Annual Meeting Live Blog

Ladies and gentlemen, your live blog of the BHA’s Annual Meeting is right here (and follow our Tweets @bkheightsblog) .. after the jump.

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Best In Show on Montague

UPDATE: Visit the BHA’s site for a list of the winners! As part of its Centennial Celebration, the BHA hosted its first annual Dog Show, bringing the spotlight to all sorts of local pooches. Many of the contestants went through sensory overload, much as I do when I walk into Bloomie’s. But all kept their […]

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Reminder: Showtime for Fido on Sunday

Do you and your dog crave kibble, fame and fortune? Then rejoice, because your time in the spotlight has arrived. The BHA will be hosting its first annual Dog Show this Sunday, with registration starting at noon outside Pets Emporium at 105 Montague St. The show will then begin at 1 and last till 3. […]

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