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Sunday, Feb. 25, 2018

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

Why your kid’s college education is a big waste of money

Do you remember what you learned in college? Does anyone? Comment
Borough-wide

Take strong steps to make schools safer

To the Mayor of Parkland, Fla: Especially as a former teacher, you are wrong to say that we failed the murderer of the 17 people. The system failed this recalcitrant. There were definite warning signs and nothing was done. There are far too many ticking time bombs sitting in classrooms throughout the country. Nothing is done when egregious behavior is reported. In fact, we give excuses for these people: socially maladjusted, economically disadvantaged, culturally deprived and all other ultra-liberal catch phrases. These students need immediate attention and removal fr Comment

Saturday, Feb. 24, 2018

Books

What to read this week

Brooklyn booksellers give their top picks. Comment

Friday, Feb. 23, 2018

Flatbush

Flatbush man pleads guilty to trying to join ISIS

A Flatbush man pleaded guilty to providing support to ISIS on Feb. 16. Comments (1)
Bay Ridge

NYPD to bring neighborhood policing to two Southern Brooklyn precincts

The Police Department will start a neighborhood policing program within the next few months in the 68th and 62nd precincts — which include Bay Ridge, Dyker Heights, Bath Beach, and Bensonhurst — Councilman Justin Brannan (D–Bay Ridge) announced on Feb. 21. Comment
Brooklyn Heights

On brand: Exhibit celebrates the business of Brooklyn

They’re putting the brands back together! This exhibit, put together for the 100th anniversary of the Brooklyn Chamber of Commerce, opens to the public today. Comment
Gowanus

Gowanus man arrested for allegedly having sex with, beating teen girl

Cops busted a 49-year-old Gowanus man who allegedly had sex with a 15-year-old girl — twice — and beat her at his 14th Street home last year. Comment
Bay Ridge Nights

The Bay Ridge Nights are packed!

Get concerts, culture, and comedy in the Ridge! Comment

Thursday, Feb. 22, 2018

Marine Park

Dog whistle: City hasn’t heard calls for dog run in Marine Park

These Marine Park dog owners are barking up the wrong tree. Comments (1)
Gov. Cuomo did not authorize a method to streamline the city-led reconstruction of the Brooklyn–Queens Expressway’s deteriorating triple cantilever in his second go at the state budget, sending local lawmakers in Albany back to square one in their fight to allow the design-build process. Comment
Warm up to winter in the Ridge! Comment
Party Line

’Tis the season for Democratic challengers

An upstart challenger is mounting a serious campaign to oust long-time Rep. Yvette Clarke (D–Flatbush), having already raised about a quarter of the incumbent’s cash on hand. Comments (1)
Standing O

Con Ed analyst wins award for tech advances

Con Edison senior planning analyst Andrew Reid won a prestigious energy industry award for his work researching and deveoping microgrid networks. Comment
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