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Bklink: Taking Them Down in Dyker Heights

January 9th, 2008 · No Comments

What goes up, must come down. In Dyker Heights, the process of taking down the over-the-top Christmas displays that draw crowds from far and wide is itself a complicated undertaking. “The neighborhood looked as if it had been struck by a neutron bomb that killed only Arctic animals. Cater-corner from Mr. Mazza’s house, a deflated polar bear lay at the feet of an animated wood-and-wire Rudolph that was frozen in midprance.”–NYT

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