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Tuesday, Aug. 5, 2014

Always wanted to learn a musical instrument, but held back by stage fright? Try a little liquid courage. Comment
Talk about a blast from the past! Comment

Monday, Aug. 4, 2014

Marine Park

Meteors over Marine Park

Marine Park

Meteors over Marine Park

Get ready for a show that’s really out of this world! Comment
Bay Ridge

Tele-visionary: Ridge psychic who solves crimes with pooch gets TV show

You wouldn’t have to be psychic to see this coming. Comment
This art show features high-tech chocolates that scream and moan when you bite into them. Comment
Williamsburg

Williamsburg church hosts Latin American film series

Grab some popcorn — and your Spanish dictionary. Comment

Sunday, Aug. 3, 2014

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, Aug. 2, 2014

Big Screecher

Carmine takes a turn as Brooklyn Daily quizmaster

The Screecher’s television is on the fritz, which means this week’s column is a wild, brain-busting ride. Comment

Friday, Aug. 1, 2014

Williamsburg

Bridging the gulp! Brooklyn Brewery ponders trans-Narrows expansion

Brooklyn’s longest-running brewing company is eyeing opening up a factory across the Narrows on bucolic Staten Island. Comment
Bay Ridge Nights

It is a sausage fest in Bay Ridge!

Literally! Comment
Fort Greene

O-BAM-a! Prez honors Fort Greene arts venue

Fort Greene

O-BAM-a! Prez honors Fort Greene arts venue

The Brooklyn Academy of Music hit the White House yesterday. Comment
A Britisher’s View

Sunnis, Shiites must learn to play nice

Some members of IIslam’s Sunni and Shiite sects seem to hate each other in unfathomable ways — and it’s high time they got off their pious rumps and stopped their evil juggernaut, writes our columnist. Comments (2)
Borough-wide

We brief readers on news from the past month

Our monthly review helps readers catch up on the headlines they missed in July. Comment

Thursday, July 31, 2014

Midwood

Updated: Police on the hunt for Midwood woman’s attacker

Police have arrested one of the men responsible for attacking and robbing an 18-year-old woman in Midwood on July 27 — but they are still looking for his partner. Comment
Coney Island

Ain’t nothin’ but a Cyclone!

There was a whole lot of shakin’ going on. Comments (2)
Sheepshead Bay

Cleaning up Sheepshead Bay

Sheepshead Bay got swept away last weekend! Comment
Standing O

Standing O is at it again!

Brooklyn’s biggest booster is boosting bigger and better than ever. Comment
Gowanus

Expert in demonically posessed cats to give talk in Gowanus

Cats — lovable family pets, or evil minions of Satan? Comment
Marine Park

Walking Marine Park

Bored this summer? Take a hike! Comments (1)
Coney Island

Police seek bus stop brute

Police are searching a man who snatched a necklace from a woman in Coney Island and left her face bloody and battered on July 18. Comment
Greenpoint

Me-Yow! Rocker David Yow releases book of cat pictures

The legendary Jesus Lizard frontman is part punk, park cat lady. Comment
Joe Knows

Exiting Suarez leaves legacy of success, growth at LIU

As John Suarez made the decision to step down as Long Island University athletic director, he started to receive gentle reminders recently of how long his career there has been. Comment

Wednesday, July 30, 2014

Sheepshead Bay

Pizza By The Bay closed by health inspectors

Mice are definitely not kosher. Comment
Fifth graders from Coney’s PS 188 were excited to find a mystery fish during a hands-on lesson about the creatures of the deep. Comment
Not for Nuthin’

Jo knows which shows are good, and which jumped the shark

Our national issues columnist reveals her favorites of the summer season. Comment
There is a new top dog at the Army Garrison at Fort Hamilton. Comment
Brooklyn Heights

Book-lyn Heights!

Take a literary pub crawl through one of the borough’s most storied neighborhoods. Comment
And your mom told you video games were a waste of time. Comment
Borough-wide

Celebrity streetball tournament brings hip hop and hoops together at Barclays

One of the top summer basketball tournaments in the world made its first showing in Brooklyn, as the Entertainers Basketball Classic America Celebrity Basketball Challenge took to the boards of the Barclays Center last Sunday. Comment
High School Sports

South Shore’s Fraser eyeing big finish to high school career

Shore Shore’s Brianna Fraser could have taken a rest this summer, but she wasn’t in the mood for a vacation. Comment

Tuesday, July 29, 2014

The city is backing down after sending out a flurry of long-delayed traffic violations. Comments (6)
Bensonhurst

Traffic tragedy in Bath Beach

An 80-year-old woman is dead after a driver struck her on a Bath Beach street July 25. Comments (2)
Sheepshead Bay

Cops seek help finding flasher

Police are still looking for a man who exposed himself to a woman on the B44 bus on Nostrand Avenue on July 8. Comment
Borough-wide

Cooking the books

Sunset Park bookworms will have to sweat it out for a few more days before cooler air returns to the local library. Comments (1)
High School Sports

Former Ford hoops stars adjusting to new home at Bishop Loughlin

Three former Falcons basketball stars knew starting over after Bishop Ford closed wasn’t going to be easy so, they decided to do it together. Comment

Monday, July 28, 2014

BoroBeat

Green Girl power

BoroBeat

Green Girl power

Girls 11 to 13 years old visited Marine Park Salt Marsh Nature Center on July 24 to learn about plant and animal lifecycles. Comment
Borough-wide UPDATED

Delayed tickets have drivers fuming

Borough-wide UPDATED

Delayed tickets have drivers fuming

This gives a whole new meaning to the term “ticket blitz.” Comments (6)
It’s Only My Opinion

Stan asks questions for many reasons

BoroBeat

Splash down

Newly renovated pools at Aviator Sports Center are making a splash with the center’s campers. Comment

Saturday, July 26, 2014

Borough-wide

Bombshells fall to Mayhem

The Brooklyn Bombshells’ heroic comeback against the Manhattan Mayhem wasn’t enough to secure a win last Saturday at the Abe Stark, in the borough team’s last home game of the Gotham Girls roller derby season. Comment

Friday, July 25, 2014

Bay Ridge

Ridge cops searching for larceny crew

Police are searching for four teens they say went on a cash- and purse-snatching spree in Bay Ridge on June 9. Comment
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