Courier Life’s

Saturday, Oct. 3, 2015

Big Screecher

Screecher blasts TV ads, praises Pope & Powsner

He’s done it again! Carmine has done it again! Comment.

What to read this week

Brooklyn booksellers give their top picks. Comment.

Friday, Oct. 2, 2015

Coney Island

Coney Island celebrates the Emerald Isle

It’s great to be Gaelic. Comment.

Future films: Virtual reality festival comes to Dumbo

It’s a vision of the future! Comment.

Who you gonna crawl? Paranormal Society hosts boozy ghost hunts in Brooklyn parks

These ghost hunters don’t just consult the spirits — they drink them too. Comment.
Bay Ridge Nights

Get your lederhosen, Bay Ridge!

Raise your glass to Bay Ridge — and hold it hoooold it Comment.

Brooklynites Jacobs, Quillin title bout set for Barclays

A world title and Brooklyn bragging rights will be on the line when champion Danny Jacobs finally steps into the ring with Peter Quillin. Comment.
A Britisher’s View

Donald Trump and Ben Carson are paving the politically correct way

The Republican presidential frontrunners are a breath of fresh air in the dung heap of political correct politics, writes our columnist. Comments (2).

Thursday, Oct. 1, 2015

Breast Cancer Awareness Month

Breast Cancer Awareness


Starting today, and for the rest of the month, out website will come to you on a pink background to help raise breast cancer awareness. Comments (1).
Breast Cancer Awareness

Brooklyn volunteers are key players on the anti-cancer stage

Big-hearted volunteers have been the heart and soul of our nation since the early colonists helped each other plant crops and survive in the New World. The figures show we continue to rely on one another for aid and comfort through tough times, making selflessness a national pastime. Comment.
Breast Cancer Awareness

Become a volunteer and give the greatest gift of all — yourself!

Volunteers of all ages and walks of life fuel and energize the American Cancer Society, donating their time and skills to help eradicate a disease that has claimed so much from so many. Comment.
Breast Cancer Awareness

Check out a ‘pink month’ event

There are Breast Cancer Awareness Month events happening around town. Here are a few to get you started! Comment.
Mill Basin

Inn-side job: Mill Basin locals worry new hotel secretly plans to become homeless shelter

Mill Basin residents are very uncomfortable with plans to build a Comfort Inn. Comment.

Booze-ical comedy: ‘Alcoholic Movie Musical’ mixes up film, stage, and real life

Making a movie can be a whiskey business. Comment.
Standing O

Golden ribbons for fighting cancer

Brooklyn’s biggest booster is boosting bigger and better than ever. Comment.
Coney Island

Pump it up: Coney Island Art Deco structure could become landmark

They’re pumping up the case to make this forgotten Coney Island structure a landmark. Comment.
Joe Knows

Erasmus defense returning to elite form

The D in Dutchmen stand for “Defense.” Comment.

Wednesday, Sept. 30, 2015

Coney Island

Loooooou! Mermaid Ave. named for Powsner!

It was a street nearly 94 years in the naming. Comment.

This week’s featured advertisers

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Hemp-est in a teapot: Williamsburger sells pot-infused teas

Talk about high tea. Comment.

Organ transplant! Islanders brought a little bit of home to Barclays Center

When the Islanders decamped from Long Island to Brooklyn, the team brought along a piece of its history — the original organ from the Nassau Coliseum. Comment.
Not for Nuthin’

Jo: Did a 5-year-old really write that letter?

Our columnist has a few questions about Sophia Cruz, the little girl who ambushed the Pope with a suspiciously precocious letter about U.S. immigration policy. Comment.
Brooklyn Heights

Stick in the past: Exhibit looks back to Brooklyn’s forgotten hockey team

Before the Islanders, we had the Brooklyn Americans. Comment.
High School Sports

Jefferson’s Ponds choses to stay home with St. John’s

St. John’s fans will have anotherr lefty from Brooklyn to root for next year. Comment.
High School Sports

Madison tops Tilden in first-place battle

James Madison’s two-headed rushing attack proved too much for Tilden in a battle of unbeaten teams last Saturday. Comment.

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