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Monday, May 4, 2015

Kensington

Easel A: PS 192 students display their art

They’re Brooklyn’s next generation of great artists. Comment.
Marine Park

Stop or schlep: Seniors demand new B44 bus stop

They say the Metropolitan Transit Authority is throwing seniors under the bus. Comment.

Bugging Out

Boerum Hill

Under the covers: P’Slope author pens book about bedbugs

This book is not a horror novel, but it will strike fear into your heart. Comment.
24/7

Bedbugs: Fact or fiction?

Bedbugs — they’re certifiably terrifying, but not everything you have heard about the little creeps is true. We asked Park Slope author and “bedbug shrink” Brooke Borel to sort the fact and fiction. Comment.
It’s Only My Opinion

Stan talks drought, polls and Iron Man

In which our columnist considers the California drought, Hillary’s sliding poll numbers, and Robert Downey Jr.’s dramatic exit. Comments (1).
Coney Island

En garde! Coney fencing academy fields international silver medalist

He’s a real saber rattler. Comment.
Coney Island

Bards to recite Coney-inspired poems on the Wonder Wheel

What an a-muse-ment park! Comment.
Dyker Heights

Test results: Maimonides celebrates its researchers

These experiments were a definite success. Comment.

Sunday, May 3, 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.
Letters

Sound Off to the Editor

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

Saturday, May 2, 2015

Big Screecher

Carmine takes a trip down memory lane

Carmine’s angry, or is he? Comment.

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Books

What to read this week

Brooklyn booksellers give their top picks. Comment.

Friday, May 1, 2015

Bay Ridge

Your guide to the May 5 special election

Voters from Bay Ridge to Gravesend will go to the polls on May 5 in a special election for New York’s 11th Congressional District to replace tax cheat Michael Grimm, who stepped down on Jan. 5. Republican Staten Island District Attorney Dan Donovan and Democratic Brooklyn Councilman Vincent Gentile are the top contenders vying for the seat. Here’s how the two stack up. Comment.
Bay Ridge

MTA revamping ramps to Verrazano approach

The Metropolitan Transportation Authority is rebuilding and moving ramps on the Brooklyn side of the Verrazano-Narrows Bridge — stirring up what the bridge’s original engineer called a “spaghetti pile” of existing ascents. Comment.
Fort Greene

Snap chats! Meet your favorite local author in a F’Greene photobooth

Author selfies are the new author signings. Comment.
Fort Greene

Off the wall! BAM holds 3-D film fest

Talk about being out of your depth! Comment.
Bay Ridge Nights

Go ringside in the Ridge!

The Ridge is ready to rumble! Comment.
A Britisher’s View

Brooklyn College gives Muslim students a free pass to mock invited speaker Pamela Geller

Radical Islam critic Pamela Geller received a lesson in bad citizenship at a Brooklyn College faculty event, where Muslim students tried to ridicule and squash her speech, but ended up exposing their own vile bigotry, writes our columnist. Comments (1).

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