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Development: Sales of luxury apartments in the majestic and phallic Williamsburgh Savings Bank building are so sluggish that the owner will rent the unsold units until the economy improves — the latest proof that the real-estate market has gone to hell in a rent basket. Comments (3)

No happy new year for stabbed man

Crime: A man was repeatedly stabbed just after the new year started. Plus all the other crime news from Fort Greene and the Hill’s 88th Precinct. Comment

Drinking in some great art

Art: For all of you who have looked at a piece of modern art and muttered, “My kid could do that,” boy, do we have an art show for you. Comment
Development: A quest by Clinton Hill preservationists to save a historic convent building has become even more urgent now that the last remaining nuns are moving out and the religious complex may be put up for sale. Comments (3)

Horrifying shop mugging

Crime: Two men pulled guns and pistol-whipped an auto shop worker. Plus all the other crime news from Fort Greene and the Hill’s 88th Precinct. Comments (1)

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