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Friday, April 20, 2012

Park Slope

Night on the ‘Town’ — Gallery Players take on Broadway classic

It’s a big Broadway play in a little Brooklyn theater. Comment

Monday, April 16, 2012

Coney Island

Weird sisters: Sideshow women talk feminism in Coney

A panel of professional women will convene in Coney Island to discuss female independence and entrepreneurship — but don’t be surprised if they show up wearing nipple tassels or bedazzled, lobster claw gloves. Comment
It’s certainly more action-packed than crocheting. Comment
Fort Greene

Gowns up for grabs: Free prom dress giveaway

These do-gooders give new meaning to the term “dress for success.” Comment
Flatbush

Slashing on Kenilworth Place

A bloody attack leads this week’s 70th Precinct police blotter. Comment

Sunday, April 15, 2012

Letters

A concrete Boardwalk is unacceptable

This week our readers talk about a Brooklyn icon — the Coney Island Boardwalk. Comment

Saturday, April 14, 2012

Big Screecher

What’s the 411? Carmine is angry!

This week, our columnist unloads on the phone company! Comment

Friday, April 13, 2012

Brooklyn Daily is proud to present the latest print editions of our Courier Life newspapers. Comment
Sheepshead Bay

FBI raids four homes in extortion probe

Federal investigators swarm homes in Brighton Beach, Sheepshead Bay, Homecrest, and Marine Park as they took four suspects into custody on Wednesday. Comment
Flatbush

NYPD: We’ve nabbed skylight schemer

Police say they’ve arrested the man responsible for a string of Flatbush burglaries. Comments (2)
Weekend Watch

MTA levels sights on the G train, at least this weekend

Try not to consider it a harbinger of what’s to come, but the G train is barely running this weekend. Comment
A Britisher’s View

On Patriots’ Day, remember how awesome America is

This week, our columnist cheers the birth of a nation. Comment
Dining

New Mexican: Lights on for DUMBO’s new Gran Electrica

Gran Electrica is adding a jolt to DUMBO’s oft-maligned food scene. Comment
Kensington

Brooklynites really want to save the G train

The movement to save the beloved G train extension is picking up Brooklynites faster than a rush-hour train. Comment
Bay Ridge

Vicious thug slams man with metal object

The attack leads this week’s 68th Precinct police blotter. Comment

Thursday, April 12, 2012

Bay Ridge

Business group won’t remove Bay Ridge’s rogue benches

The 86th Street Business Improvement District will not remove two benches that were mysteriously bolted onto Fifth Avenue under the cover of darkness last month to displace a controversial gyro cart, claiming that it shouldn’t be responsible for cleaning up someone else’s mess. Comment
Sheepshead Bay

Who’s coming to this year’s BayFest?

Sheepshead Bay

Who’s coming to this year’s BayFest?

The Sheepshead Bay festival promises some special headliners this year. Check it out! Comment
Bay Ridge

Loading zoned out

The city is moving a controversial loading zone from one side of Fourth Avenue to the other, but the merchant getting the parking-free area doesn’t want it. Comment
Atlantic Yards

Prokhorov isn’t looking for a Brooklyn pied-a-terre

The owner of the Brooklyn-bound Nets bought the $1-billion Barclays Center — but he won’t pony up for a new home in the borough. Comment
Marine Park

Police: Thug robs man — then shoots him

Plus a host of other crimes from Marine Park’s 63rd Precinct. Comments (1)
Art

It’s a bird, it’s a plane, it’s … Supermensch!

Move over, Elijah — a new Jewish superhero is coming to the rescue. Comment

Wednesday, April 11, 2012

Safety beats out all other concerns as Councilman Jumaane Williams’ first participatory budgeting process ends. Comment
Marine Park

Cheat gets 15 years

Marine Park

Cheat gets 15 years

Suspected of murder, Robert Delvicario goes away for fraud. Comment
The oldest Sears in Brooklyn could soon be a historic landmark, joining the famed Parachute Jump and Green-Wood Cemetery on the borough’s roster of preserved sites. Comment
Not for Nuthin’

Oh, the drudgery! I’m on vacation, but still doing work

This week, our columnist figures out how much time she has spent in her life folding towels. And it isn’t pretty. Comments (1)
BoroBeat

Rewarding positive behavior

BoroBeat

Rewarding positive behavior

PS 249 kicked off its new incentive program with a party filled with performances, music, and dancing. Comments (1)
Bensonhurst

Violent thug tries to steal woman’s iPhone

Get ready for your weekly run down of crimes from Bensonhurst’s 62nd Precinct. Comment

Tuesday, April 10, 2012

Bay Ridge

Rack ‘em: Bay Ridge meters to serve bikes instead of cars

Merchants are cheering a city proposal to turn the obsolete parking meter poles into bicycle racks when the new muni-meters are installed. Comment
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