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Friday, Oct. 28, 2016


Torah! Torah! Torah! Sacred text stolen from Midwood shul

A sacrilegious sneak stole four Torah scrolls worth a quarter-million dollars from Avenue O Synagogue in Midwood. Comment
Bay Ridge

Council axes Bay Ridge home-enlargements

They want to keep Bay Ridge classy. Comment
Bay Ridge

Prince Hotel may get stay of execution

The city may not sell Bay Ridge’s infamous Prince Hotel after all. Comment
Bay Ridge Nights

Bay Ridge is spook-tacular!

The Ridge is bubbling over like witch’s cauldron with Halloween events! Comment
A Britisher’s View

It’s his own fault that The Donald is slipping in the polls

Our columnist wants Donald Trump to quit bleating like a victim and grow a pair. Comment

Thursday, Oct. 27, 2016

Party Line

Judge sues Brooklyn Democratic Party for defamation

Plus: Borough President Adams would not support the popular AirBnB bill Gov. Cuomo signed this week. Comment

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Sheepshead Bay

City worker dies after falling into Sheepshead Bay sewage tank

A man drowned in a tank full of sewer water in Sheepshead Bay on Wednesday afternoon. Comments (1)
Marine Park

It’s the leash they could do! Marine Parkers want a dog run

They’re begging for it! Comments (3)
Standing O

Let’s hear it for the HOOD!

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

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Halloweekend!: Your guide to Brooklyn’s best spooky events

Call the borough Spook-lyn! Comment

Stranger flings: Three Halloween parties inspired by ‘Stranger Things’

This one goes to Eleven! Comment
Dyker Heights

Fill in the blank: Chancellor skirts overcrowding questions at town hall

She got marks off for not showing her work. Comments (3)

Space opera: Drag queens perform ‘Mozart in Space’

They’ll have a fabulous flight! Comment

Wednesday, Oct. 26, 2016

Bay Ridge

Down in the dumps: Homeless living in Ridge park restroom

Nervous Bay Ridgites are demanding the city step up homeless-outreach efforts now that the destitute are making their home in a public park restroom on Shore Road. Comments (1)
Coney Island

A colorful history: Mural honors Coney Island’s past

It’s retro Coney — in full color! Comment
Bergen Beach

City to build ‘teaching garden’ on fallow lot

The seeds are sown! Comment

Ghost host: Medium will welcome spectres to Diamond Bar

This beer bar may be filled with spirits! Comment
Not for Nuthin’

All twisted up over Vanessa Hudgens ‘braid’ flap

Jo learns about cultural appropriation. Comment

Tuesday, Oct. 25, 2016

Bay Ridge

Winter wonder land: Why are holiday lights already up on Fifth Avenue?

It’s beginning to look a lot like Christmas — in October. Comments (1)
Bergen Beach

Drink to that! ‘Beer pong’ cancer fund-raiser in Marine Park

Cheers to this fund-raiser! Comment
Park Slope

Badge of horror: Police at 78th precinct put on haunted house

Talk about being scared straight! Comment

Sen. Schumer visits Brooklyn Democrats

If the Senate swings blue, he’s gunning for majority leader. Comments (2)
High School Sports

Vikings stumble down the stretch in loss to Tottenville

South Shore’s football team has built a season on down-to-the-wire victories and dramatic comebacks, but the Vikings couldn’t stage that final rally on Oct. 21, falling 19–8 to Tottenville. Comment
High School Sports

Grand statement: Wolves notch victory over Lincoln with late-game comeback

It was another impressive weekend on the gridiron across Brooklyn. Comments (1)

Late-game dramatics lift Xaverian over Spellman

The Xaverian football team is saving the best for last. Comment
High School Sports

Engineering a victory: Brooklyn Tech playoff-bound after win over Erasmus

Win and you’re in. Comments (1)
High School Sports

Life on the sidelines: Flatbush native built career on love of hoops

Fran Fraschilla has two things on his mind at all times — Brooklyn and basketball. Comment

Locally grown: Terriers boast core of city stars this season

There’s no place like home. Comment

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