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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.
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.

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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).

Thursday, April 30, 2015

Bergen Beach

Farm fresh: Bergen Beach woman starts green market in home

A Bergen Beach woman who craved fresher food is sowing the seeds of healthier eating by turning her home into a green market. Comments (1).
Standing O

Standing O says aloha!

Brooklyn’s biggest booster congratulates a Kingsborough grad Comment.
Coney Island

Crisis inserted: City holds mock disaster in Coney Island

It was an exercise in crisis management — literally. Comment.
Manhattan Beach

Civics united: Community groups join forces to make voices heard

More than half a dozen Southern Brooklyn civic groups united to discuss their concerns with Comptroller Scott Stringer at the Manhattan Beach Community Group meeting on April 22. Comments (1).
Joe Knows

Imperfect script ensures more big moments for Storz

Ace Nick Storz and Poly Prep had to sacrifice the chance for one special moment for a potential season full of them. Comment.

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