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Sunday, July 15, 2018

Politics

Cuomo calls special seesion for Senate vote on speed camera bill

He wants them to floor it — to Albany. 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! Comment
Rhymes with Crazy

How to win at soccer without really trying

Here’s a hint: Let the kids play by themselves! Comment
Borough-wide

Some say Golden’s image is tarnished

A mother whose son was killed by a reckless driver recently spent 24 hours protesting outside a Bay Ridge state senator’s local office because she claimed the pol backtracked on a personal promise to her that he’d push the passage of a bill to double the number of speed cameras citywide, which his Republican party blocked in the state Senate.. Amy Cohen, who stood vigil with other safe-street activists, claimed Sen. Marty Golden has the power to get the legislation passed before the city’s speed-camera program expires on July 25 — but is choosing not to. Our readers’ opinions varied widely on this hot-button issue: Comment

Saturday, July 14, 2018

Books

Weekend Reads: Booksellers give us their recommendations

Brooklyn booksellers give their top picks. Comment

Friday, July 13, 2018

These seniors couldn’t get a new lease on life. Comment
Dyker Heights

Police arrest Sheepshead Bay man in fatal Belt Parkway crash

Police arrested a Sheepshead Bay man on charges of manslaughter, vehicular manslaughter, driving under the influence, and three counts of vehicular assault after he allegedly collided with another car, killing one person and injured two others near exit four of the Belt Parkway on July 12. Comment
They are cleaning up a dirty joke joint! Comment
Bay Ridge Nights

Friday the 13th means fun in the Ridge!

Have a lucky, action-packed weekend in Bay Ridge — beginning on Friday the 13th! Comment
Watch the final matches of the world’s biggest game — now updated with more locations! Comment
A developer proposing to erect a nine-story, mixed-use building next door to Kensington Stables must consider the beloved barn in its plans, according to the borough president, who implored the builder to work out a land-use agreement with its neighbor in exchange for the city signing off on a rezoning request necessary to construct the mostly residential high-rise. Comment
Borough-wide

Brooklyn native serves his country — and crew — as a Navy culinary specialist

South Shore High School grad is cooking up a storm on the USS Decatur. Comment
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