Monday, Nov. 17, 2014

She is not only the hero Gotham deserves, but she is also the one it needs right now. Comment

Short film explores love and loss in Prospect Park

Prospect Park is ready for its close-up. Comment

Sunday, Nov. 16, 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

Sound Off to the Editor

Catch up on what your neighbors are thinking on the best soapbox in town. Comment

Saturday, Nov. 15, 2014

Big Screecher

Sharon’s got a cut, and I pay the price!

This week the Screecher brings you national, local, adn family news! Comment

What to read this week

Neighborhood booksellers give their top picks of new literature. Comment

Friday, Nov. 14, 2014

It was one small step for pizza, and one giant leap for pizza delivery. Comment
Stuff this in your pie-hole. Comment
Bay Ridge Nights

Take it to the Bay Ridge!

For those about to rock in Bay Ridge this weekend, we salute you! Comment

Carroll Gardens marks Veterans Day


Carroll Gardens marks Veterans Day

Neighbors and pols gathered in Carroll Gardens on Tuesday morning to pay their respects to military veterans on Veterans Day. Comment

Then& Now a familiy’s legacy

Airman 1st Class Christopher McGaughran, at Ellsworth Air Force Base, SD discovered that his grandfather was among a small group of Americans who joined the Canadian military to thwart the tyranny of Nazi Germany prior to America entering World War II. Comments (1)
Things are coming up daffodils in Cadman Plaza next year. Comment
A Britisher’s View

Christian mercy v. Muslim spite

A Staten Island judge showed a Muslim con clemency on the same week that a mob of Muslims burned alive a Christian couple on trumped up charges of blasphemy, exposing the devastating divide between Christian charity and Muslim cruelty, writes our columnist. Comments (1)

Thursday, Nov. 13, 2014

Sheepshead Bay

Cops: Help find robbers

Police are looking for the two men they say robbed a senior citizen in Sheepshead Bay on Nov. 10. Comment
Sheepshead Bay

Trump going ‘upscale’

The plans for the redevelopment of Trump Village Shopping Center are finally becoming clearer, but residents still don’t like the picture. Comments (3)

Schooled: Developer offers classroom seats in mixed-use proposal

Developers want to include a school in their plan to build a massive mixed-use complex in Sunset Park. Comment
Brooklyn Heights

Veterans of 1970s Bushwick discuss burning questions

A fire marshall, a tenant lawyer, and a displaced resident walk into a panel discussion... Comment
Standing O

Honoring America’s Vets

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

Great Gil Scott! P’Slope author pens bio of legendary poet

This reading will not be televised. Comment
Joe Knows

Pinkston prepared to lead Villanova in senior season

JayVaughn Pinkston knows how lucky he is to be entering his senior season playing basketball for Villanova. Comment

Blackbirds reloading for bounce-back season


Blackbirds reloading for bounce-back season

Roster turnover and injuries turned Long Island University’s men’s basketball team from three-time defending conference champions to a club that won just nine games overall last year, but the Blackbirds’ skipper believes the program has started the rebuilding process this year, with a strong group of newcomers joining a veteran core. Comment

Wednesday, Nov. 12, 2014

Mill Basin


A cold-hearted crook stole a Mill Basin woman’s car on Nov. 7 while her precious puppy was curled up inside. Comment
Aviator Sports and Events Center is teaming up with the Toys for Tots Foundation again this year to collect donated toys for less fortunate children from Nov. 10 through Dec. 14. Comment
Bergen Beach

Sacrifices remembered

Bergen Beach

Sacrifices remembered

America’s heroes will never be forgotten in Bergen Beach. Comment

Now open: The other Sunset Park


Now open: The other Sunset Park

A long-delayed waterfront green space is finally open at the old Bush Terminal Market site. Comment
Marine Park

Everybody was kung fu fighting

Martial arts maestros sparred with competitors at the New York Challenge martial arts tournament on Nov. 9 at Aviator Sports and Events Center. Comment
Fifty artists have created weird and wonderful dolls for a show inspired by an un-merry holiday season 50 years ago. Comment
The Bolts scored three touchdowns in less than 30 seconds in the final quarter against the Florida Blacktips, leaving Brooklyn’s hometown football team undefeated for the season. Comment
Not for Nuthin’

Drone delivery a pizza-lover’s dream come true

This week, Jo’s mouth is watering over a new way to get a piping hot meal. Comment
Prospect Heights

B is for book fair! Brooklyn Museum to host 30 children’s authors

Move over, Alphabet City! Comment
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Tuesday, Nov. 11, 2014

Sheepshead Bay

Kitten rescued from car engine

Locals rejoiced when a tiny kitten was rescued from underneath the hood of a sports utility vehicle in Sheepshead Bay on Nov. 9. Comments (3)

Cops find 37 pounds of pot left on street

Forgetfulness is clearly a major side effect of marijuana. Comment
Marine Park

Off-duty cop busted for drunk driving

Police arrested an off-duty NYPD sergeant for drunk driving on Nov. 7 in Marine Park. Comment
Coney Island

Reporter talks Coney Island Boardwalk privatization on TV

Our Coney correspondent Max Jaeger appeared on BK Live today to talk about his scoop on a possible bid to deliver permitting for the People’s Playground’s central asset into private hands. Click through to see what he had to say. Comment
Sheepshead Bay

Locals shoot down Loehmann’s plans

Sheepshead Bay residents aren’t happy with plans to make the old Loehmann’s building taller. Comments (1)

Body found in Canarsie creek

Police found the body of a 58-year-old man floating in a Canarsie creek on Nov. 10. Comment

Poly Prep grounds Delbarton in season finale


Poly Prep grounds Delbarton in season finale

Poly Prep finished its second-straight one-loss season with a fittingly dominant performance. Comment

Charles’s strong season helps Blackbirds to best year since 2004

Naeem Charles made the most of his lost season. Comment

St. Joseph’s College star Usta ends season as nation’s leading goal scorer

Cansu Usta is glad she decided to stay in her home town for college rather than leave Brooklyn and soccer behind to head to the University of Albany. Comment

Monday, Nov. 10, 2014

The city may be about to cede control of the Coney Island Boardwalk to a private group. Comments (5)
Brighton Beach

Locals to city: Hands off our wood!

Brighton Beach

Locals to city: Hands off our wood!

Brighton Beach residents are furious about the city’s plan to take the boards out of their boardwalk. Comments (2)
It’s Only My Opinion

Stan on football, lawsuits, and taking risks

This week, our columnist asks if when is a football player paid enough, and when can we cut to commercial. Comments (4)
Get ready to see these actors make a scene! Comment

Saturday, Nov. 8, 2014

Brighton Beach

Mother hit by stray bullet ouside elementary school

A mother was shot by a stray bullet while picking her child up from school in Brighton Beach on Nov. 5. Comments (1)

Friday, Nov. 7, 2014

Coney Island

Shot in the arm: Coney Island Hospital gets federal cash injection

The Federal Emergency Management Agency is making it rain in Coney Island. Comment
Brooklyn Heights

Remembering a realtor with big ambitions for Brooklyn

Real estate broker, Heights Cafe owner, and lifelong Brooklyn booster Glenn Markman died of stomach cancer on Nov. 4. Comment
Harbor Watch

Puppetcheer: TV puppet brings smiles to Fort kids

Fort Hamilton’s Marshall Drive was more like Sesame Street when Elmo stopped by to visit the base’s children’s center on Nov. 5. Comment

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