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Tuesday, April 21, 2015

Dyker Heights

School’s wall crumbles on Dyker Students

Class ended early for students at IS 201 when a wall collapsed into a packed fourth-floor classroom on April 20. Comment.

Flatbush man missing

Police are looking for a 56-year-old man who vanished from his home in Flatbush on April 17. Comment.

Toxic avenger! Activist to swim Gowanus

A clean-water activist plans to take the ultimate plunge on Earth Day, swimming 1.8 miles through Brooklyn’s nautical purgatory — the Gowanus Canal. Comment.
High School Sports

Poly Prep holds off defending champion Fieldston

Clutch hitting and some slick fielding provided Poly Prep with an important win over its Ivy League rival. Comment.
High School Sports

Veteran Xaverian squad has sights set on repeat baseball crowns

The Xaverian baseball team rebounded from an error-ridden loss to St. Francis Prep with two lopsided victories over Archbishop Molloy last week. Comment.
High School Sports

2015 All-Brooklyn Boys’ Basketball Honors

Brooklyn may not have won a citywide boys’ hoops championship this season, but the borough was still home to some of city’s best squads. Comment.

Monday, April 20, 2015


Grand theft auto

Police say three men broke into a car, stole credit cards, and then used them to buy video game consoles. Comment.

Lest we forget

Dozens of residents honored the survivors and remembered the victims of the Holocaust on Yom HaShoah, or Holocaust Remembrance Day, at events across Southern Brooklyn on April 15. Comment.

Illuminati to hold recruitment dance party in Williamsburg

The exlusive secret society needs new blood. Comment.

Cat-astrophe! Locals say MTA trying to kill feral cat colony

It may be these cats’ final stop. Comments (3).

Grill baby grill! Prospect Park opening new east-side grilling area

Prospect-Lefferts Gardeners now have a license to grill! Comment.

Teen falsely accused of bashing cops fights back in court

A Sunset Park teen who was beaten by police and then falsely accused of being the aggressor is suing the city and several police officers. Comment.
It’s Only My Opinion

Stan: Euro, you’re on your own

In which our columnist reflects on the falling value of the euro, and the rising political capital of camera-loving Sen. Charles Schumer. Comments (6).
Crown Heights

War and pieces: Art show explores life in conflict zones

It is the art of war. Comment.

Sunday, April 19, 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.

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Sound Off to the Editor

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

Saturday, April 18, 2015

Big Screecher

Tornado bucks, and the Screecher falls — again!

When is Carmine going to learn that he has to wear his seatbelt? Comment.

What to read this week

Brooklyn booksellers give their top picks. Comment.

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