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Monday, June 29, 2015

Brooklyn Heights

Car squawk! Uber slams councilman over livery law

The internet taxi service sent out an e-mail going after Councilman Steve Levin’s plan to limit the company’s car count. Comment.
Dyker Heights

Bill please: Mayor holding up ‘illegal home conversion’ bills

Legislation to combat illegal home conversions that Borough President Adams and two Brooklyn councilmen promised months ago is still on the drafting table because of a legal snag. Comments (1).
Carroll Gardens

All that may become a man

All the world’s a stage, and all these men and women are equal players. Comment.
It’s Only My Opinion

Stan looks at the U.S. — by the dollars

In which our columnist uses dollar figures to consider the national debt, charities, and the cyclical paradox of state lotteries. Comments (1).

Sunday, June 28, 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.

Saturday, June 27, 2015

Big Screecher

Screecher dances with stars in Atlantic City

This week, Carmine takes another trip down south, and has the time of his life. Or does he? Comment.

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Friday, June 26, 2015

Fort Hamilton

Slave to history: Army won’t change ‘racist’ street name despite plea from black leaders

Members of Rev. Al Sharpton’s National Action Network rallied in front of Ft. Hamilton on June 25 to denounce General Lee Avenue — named for Gen. Robert E. Lee — and call for a less racially charged moniker. Comments (5).
Marine Park

In the zone: Congresswoman joins fight against zoning change

Locals opposed to Mayor DeBlasio’s sweeping plans to loosen height restrictions for new construction have enlisted a powerful new ally in the fight. Comments (3).

Joystick division! Retro and futuristic video games face off at arcade expo

The past and the future of video gaming faced off at the New York City Arcade 2015 show Downtown on June 18, where joystick jockeys had the chance to road-test both the classic arcade-style games of yesteryear and the virtual reality technology set to take the industry by storm in years to come. Comment.
Bay Ridge Nights

Bay Ridge heats up for summer!

Free movies, a very educational happy hour, and a whole lot of rock are waiting for you in Bay Ridge this weekend. Comment.

Return rebooted: Malignaggi back in the ring at Barclays

Paulie Malignaggi didn’t expect another fight coming this soon after he was forced to pull out of his last one in May, but he says he is ready to fight Danny Garcia at Barclays Center on Aug. 1. Comment.
Park Slope

Times are Tuff: Puppet festival launches album by Tuffy Tiger

Here comes Tuffy! Comment.
A Britisher’s View

Away, you mouldy rogue! Teacher is a Shakespeare mutineer for being bored with the bard

Our columnist says this to the California teacher who wants to boot the bard from her curriculum: “There’s no more faith in thee than in a stewed prune.” Comment.

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