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Wednesday, Nov. 25, 2015


Water you waiting for? Pols to mayor: Halt dangerous dredging in Gravesend Bay

They say they have the mayor dead to rights. Comment.

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Novel graphic: Flatbush shop selling new Batman with one-of-a-kind cover

Holy limited-edition cover, Batman! Comment.

Chrome for the holidays: Motorcylce Santa, biker groups give gifts at Canarsie shelter

Santa doesn’t always ride a sleigh. Comment.

Get on board! ‘Night Train’ comedy show tapes TV specials

It’s heading for the station! Comment.
Not for Nuthin’

Refuse refugees until we can vet them

And the debate rages on. Should we let the Syrian refugees in or not? Politically correct folks delight in reminding us that we are all a product of immigrants and ask “How dare we refuse to take in refugees yearning to be free?” Comment.
Bay Ridge

They gobbled it up! Ridgites dive into The Brooklyn Market’s pre-Thanksgiving meal

What, no leftovers? Comment.

Ogres swipe hoverboards from teens

Get ready for your weekly run-down of crimes from the 61st Precinct. Comment.
High School Sports

Xaverian grounds Pilots for elusive crown after disappointing past two years

The third time was the charm for Xaverian. Comment.
High School Sports

Tigers power through Lincoln, into semifinals

Fort Hamilton has practically ensured a new Public School Athletic League football champion. Comment.

Tuesday, Nov. 24, 2015

Sheepshead Bay

Prick of the litter: City cleans up hundreds of hypodermic needles discarded on Plumb Beach

All it took was a shot in the arm. Comment.

Greening Marine Park

Marine Park

The ball’s in your court! Recreationists: Marine Park renovation we requested robbing us of basketball, tennis

Marine Parkers who pined for a renovated park are now miffed the gussying up is going to take so long. Comment.
Marine Park

Green-lighted: Marine Parks other planned renovations

Your guide to the Marine Park renovation Comment.
Marine Park

One voice saying ‘no’: CB18 nixes upzone plan out of solidarity with other Brooklyn boards

It’s a case of neighbors watching out for neighbors. Comment.
Red Hook

Ruckus raised! Weekly roots music show celebrates ten years of tunes

This show has deep roots! Comment.

A fighter through and through

What started as a way to stay in shape in high school has become a way of life for one Brooklyn firefighter-turned-prizefighter about to compete at Barclays Center. Comment.
High School Sports

Wall of defense: Erasmus shuts out South Shore to reach semifinals

It’s the case of the old adage: Offense wins games, but defense wins championships. Comment.

Monday, Nov. 23, 2015


Last checkout: Bensonhurst Waldbaum’s is no more

You could have bought everything in the store and still used the “10 items or less” checkout lane. Comment.

Slice of paradise: Community names wedge-shaped park for local vet

It was another feather in this hero’s cap. Comment.

‘Oy’ to the world! New sculpture speaks from Brooklyn Bridge Park

Yo, Brooklyn, whassup? Comment.

Prime real estate: Amazon expanding to Sunset Park

Sunset Park is about to get a big delivery. Comment.
It’s Only My Opinion

Stan’s thankful for column fodder this Turkey Day

In which our scribe puts a critic in his place by describing just how he cooks up with all these thought-provoking topics he writes about. Comment.

Sunday, Nov. 22, 2015

The Newsstand

Courier Life’s Brooklyn papers are now online!

Courier Life is proud to present the latest print edition of Brooklyn Weekly, which can be found each Sunday in the New York Post. Check it out, along with our other local editions! Comment.

Sound Off to the Editor

Catch up on what your neighbors are thinking on the best soapbox in town. Comment.

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