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Tuesday, Oct. 27, 2015

Prospect Heights

Old Master is new to you: Exhibit spotlights the ‘Missing Impressionist’

It is time for this artist to make an impression! Comment

Monday, Oct. 12, 2015

Red Hook

Swell performance: Opera company stages show on a barge

This opera will have a Debussy debut — at sea! Comment

Sunday, Oct. 11, 2015

The Newsstand

Courier Life’s Brooklyn papers are now online!

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, Oct. 10, 2015

Big Screecher

It happened again! Carmine eats his face off!

No one takes more advantage of an all-you-can-eat buffet than our beloved Screecher! Comment

Friday, Oct. 9, 2015

Bay Ridge Nights

Bay Ridge is hopping and howling

Costumed canines, boozy bingo, and a whole lotta live music are waiting for you in Bay Ridge. Comment
Gowanus

Waste watcher: Historian dredges up Gowanus Canal’s dirty history

The only thing filthier than the Gowanus Canal are the tycoons who built it. Comment
A Britisher’s View

Dim City Council Speaker Melissa Mark-Viverito invites cop-killer groupie to public forum

Gotham’s second top official was way off-mark in giving the floor to an undying fan of a cop murderer, writes our columnist. Comment
Borough-wide

Great expectations: History and hype weigh on Islanders in inaugural Brooklyn season

Pucker up, Brooklyn. The Islanders are here, and their inaugural season at Barclays Center is upon us. Here’s what you can expect this season from Kings County’s newest professional sports team. Comment

Thursday, Oct. 8, 2015

Gerritsen Beach

Shipwrecks of Jamaica Bay

Much of the wreckage wrought by Hurricane Sandy three years ago has been cleared away — at least on land — but the surrounding seas tell a different story. Comment
Borough-wide

Sobering thought: Pre-K site with no running water gave alcoholic hand sanitizer to tots

Hand sanitizer may kill germs, but the idea of giving it to pre-schoolers makes these parents sick. Comment
Bay Ridge

Verrazano-Sharrows Bridge: MTA considering bike path on Narrows span

At long last, the Metropolitan Transportation Authority is seriously considering adding a bike path to the Verrazano-Narrows Bridge — seriously. Comments (1)
Greenpoint

Room with a you: ‘Houseworld’ makes visitors confront themselves

Don’t call it a haunted house! Comment
Joe Knows

Ponds a fitting local face for St. John’s

Shamorie Ponds is Chris Mullin’s most important recruit to date. Comments (1)

Wednesday, Oct. 7, 2015

Bay Ridge

Ridgites, ragamuffins herald autumn with Third Avenue celebrations

Ridgites welcomed in fall with local flair over the weekend. Comment
Sheepshead Bay

While you were sleeping

Late-night larcenists are breaking into Sheepshead Bay homes while folks sleep, police say. Comments (1)
Boerum Hill

Building up: New bar Robert is built on Bond street

Building on Bond owners will open their new bar Robert tonight. Comment
Not for Nuthin’

What about Chicago, Mr. President?

After the President made a speech in the wake of the mass shooting in Oregon, our columnist wonders why he doesn’t take to the podium about all the gun violence in his home town. Comment
High School Sports

Fast start powers Lincoln past Curtis

It wasn’t a highlight-reel victory, but Abraham Lincoln was still able to build momentum heading into an important Friday night contest with Grand Street in Coney Island this week. Comment
Sponsored Content

Celebrate 45 years of Tio Pepe with delicious cusine

When in Greenwich Village, visit Tio Pepe. Comment

Tuesday, Oct. 6, 2015

Manhattan Beach

Jam Master: Hip hop legend Darryl McDaniels schools Kingsborough students

Here we go Kingsborough. Comment
Borough-wide

All creatures great and small: Churches bless pets across Brooklyn

Pet owners across the borough brought their furry friends to church over the weekend for the annual round of animal blessings. Comment
Borough-wide

High spirits on Sunset Park

It was a boozy bounty for Brooklynites! Comment
Borough-wide

Late advertising big Sheldon J. Kravitz was a Brooklyn success story

Brooklyn-born “Mad Man” Sheldon “Shelly” Kravitz — an advertising icon who partied with Frank Sinatra, played in a swing band, and trumpeted Trans World Airlines to the masses — died on Oct. 3 of pulmonary fibrosis. He was 85 years old. Comment
Borough-wide

Fatal blast rocks Borough Park, killing two and injuring more than a dozen

A massive gas explosion obliterated a 13th Avenue building in Borough Park on Saturday, killing two, injuring 13, and igniting a blaze that spread to three neighboring structures. Comment
Marine Park

Standing against breast cancer — with couches and recliners

Talk about a love seat. Comment
High School Sports

Fort Hamilton fails to finish off Tottenville

Fort Hamilton is still in search of a signature win. Comment

Monday, Oct. 5, 2015

Dyker Heights

Drink-and-paint studio hopes to foster arts scene in Dyker

They’re bringing a dab of high-culture to Dyker Heights. Comments (1)
Bay Ridge

Delayed green: City fixing intersection decades after high-profile traffic deaths

These mean streets are about to get a little nicer. Comment
Politics

Parting shot: Eaton allies smack Golden as GOP chairman departs

He got in one more punch on the way out the door. Comment
It’s Only My Opinion

It’s a dog’s life, but it mattered

In which our columnist recalls his family’s beloved golden Lab. Comments (4)
Borough-wide

Sunset Park church to host Nar-Anon meetings

Dealing with addiction is a family affair — and families can help each other. Comment
Midwood

Beep abuzz about borough’s tech education

Borough Hall is banking on bringing young Brooklynites into the digital age. Comment

Friday, Oct. 2, 2015

Coney Island

Coney Island celebrates the Emerald Isle

It’s great to be Gaelic. Comments (1)
Borough-wide

Who you gonna crawl? Paranormal Society hosts boozy ghost hunts in Brooklyn parks

These ghost hunters don’t just consult the spirits — they drink them too. Comment
Borough-wide

Brooklynites Jacobs, Quillin title bout set for Barclays

A world title and Brooklyn bragging rights will be on the line when champion Danny Jacobs finally steps into the ring with Peter Quillin. Comment
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