Administrators at an elite Dyker Heights private school must show public support for its students of color and condemn racism on campus, a group of pupils demanded after an explosive video surfaced showing some of the academy’s white students imitating monkeys while in blackface. Comment
Crown Heights

Man arrested for attempting to rape, robbing woman aboard 4 train

Cops cuffed a man for molesting, robbing, and attempting to rape a woman after she boarded a 4 train in Crown Heights. Comment
The developers building two luxury towers on a vacant Jay Street lot they bought years ago from the Jehovah’s Witnesses revealed new renderings and a website for the high-rises, whose one-to-four-bedroom condos are expected to hit the market later this year, according to a rep. Comment
Boerum Hill

It’s Brooklyn’s babysitters’ club! New website helps local parents find free childcare, arrange play dates

A new free website makes it easy for borough parents to connect for play dates and find other willing moms and dads to watch their kids, according to its Brooklyn-based creators, who sought the help of dozens of experts to put their platform together. Comment

Doomsday talk: Podcaster discusses the end times

The end is nigh! Comment
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! Read more…

Darkest secrets: Shadow puppet play unveils the hidden cemetery

She’s taking her secrets to the graves. Comment

Chivalry isn’t dead, it’s hiding in plain sight

Our readers weighed in on those local heroes living among us who lead by example in their daily lives, and more in this week’s Letters to the Editor. Comments (1)
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