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Patrick Killackey, a member of Community Board 2 and former president of the Brooklyn Heights Association, told CB2 on Wednesday that the deadline for getting involved in the massive Brooklyn-Queens Expressway (BQE) reconstruction process was fast approaching. Shown: The Triple Cantilever portion of the BQE. Eagle fie photo by Don Evans

Killackey: ‘Little time’ for community to get involved in BQE fix

February 15 | By Mary Frost Brooklyn Daily Eagle

Patrick Killackey, a member of Community Board 2’s transportation committee, warned CB2 members on Wednesday that the deadline for getting involved in the BQE reconstruction process was fast approaching. Killackey, former president of the Brooklyn Heights Association, asked the full board “to go beyond the usual review process and actually assert an active role” in […]

Rascally street Cupids surreptitiously graffiti a Valentine’s heart on a wall in Brooklyn Heights bearing the street name Love Lane. Eagle file photo by Lore Croghan

Love Lane: The most romantic street in Brooklyn

February 14 | By Mary Frost Brooklyn Daily Eagle

Just one block long, Love Lane may be the sweetest lane in Brooklyn Heights. The little byway connects Henry Street to Hicks Street and dates back to the earliest days of the city. There are several stories about how the street, which once crossed several blocks of the Heights to the East River, got its […]