Courier Life’s

Thursday, Nov. 26, 2015

Standing O

Standing O shares the thanks

Giving shout-outs of gratitude this Thanksgiving. Comment.
A Britisher’s View

Everyday should be Thanksgiving in the land of the free and the home of the brave

Be thankful for living in the greatest nation on earth, writes our columnist. Comment.
Joe Knows

Frink bringing star power to LIU

Long Island University men’s basketball may have found the star it was looking for. Comment.

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.

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.
Brighton Beach

Cops seek Brighton laptop-nappers

Cops are hunting for a thieving couple who they say nabbed a pricey medical computer from a Brighton Sixth Street doctor’s office on Oct. 29. 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

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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. Comments (1).
Marine Park

Green-lighted: Marine Parks other planned renovations

Your guide to the Marine Park renovation Comments (1).
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. Comments (9).

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