Tuesday, Dec. 8, 2015

Marine Park

Hallelujah! ‘Messiah’ returns to Marine Park

Their sound is gone out across the land! Comment

Monday, Dec. 7, 2015


Historical heights: Tour celebrates black culture around the borough

She is showing off Brooklyn’s past! Comment

Sunday, Dec. 6, 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

Sound Off to the Editor

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

Saturday, Dec. 5, 2015

Big Screecher

It happened again! Police pick Carmine up!

This week, the Screecher takes a spill, and the cops are called to take care of business! Comment

Friday, Dec. 4, 2015


Jingle sells: High-flying show about Santa shilling soda

Call it the House of “Yes, Virginia.” Comment
Bay Ridge Nights

Bay Ridge lights up for Hanukkah!

Bay Ridge got lit during last week’s tree-lightings, now it’s gonna stay lit — for eight days! That’s right, Hanukkah is upon-uk-us and the Ridge couldn’t shine brighter during the Jewish festival of lights. Comments (1)
A Britisher’s View

Forget about a climate change summit, how about a global convention on radical Muslims?

There needs to be a world summit on radical Islam — the Franken-child of a mainstream Muslim community that has slipped under the radar — writes our columnist. Comment

Thursday, Dec. 3, 2015

Marine Park

Uphill battle: Marine Park seniors want car access to tough-to-walk-to Carmine Carro Center

Getting to Marine Park’s community center is no walk in the park for these seniors. Comments (1)

Game over? Sunset Park arcade may close early next year

This arcade may be on its last life. Comments (2)

Aww, nuts!


Mixed nuts! Other ‘Nutcrackers’ around Brooklyn

Tutu-clad movers and shakers across the borough are one again taking a crack at the cherished holiday ballet. Here are a handful of “Nutracker” productions hitting local stages this December. Comment
Standing O

Welcome aboard!

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

Loaded sports week brings pre-holiday cheer

Christmas is coming early to Brooklyn sports fans. Comment
High School Sports

Return of coach ‘Tiny’ has loaded Lincoln aiming high

After a season away, Abraham Lincoln boys’ basketball coach Dwayne “Tiny” Morton is glad to be back in his comfort zone. Comment

Wednesday, Dec. 2, 2015

Coney Island

Born again! Coney evangelical church reveals post-Sandy repairs

Their exile has ended! Comment

Bard bar: Actors perform cocktail-fueled ‘Macbeth’ inside distillery

Pour spirits in thine ear — and thine mouth! Comment

No place like Heim: Low-income Marien Heim Tower gets federally funded makeover

And it’s giving these seniors a reason to live! Comments (2)
Fort Greene

TOMORROW: Scott Stringer wants to hear your problems, ideas, hopes, and dreams

Give him a run for his money! Comment

I sailed on the S.S. United States: An editor tells all!

Romance! Intrigue! Woolen blankets! Let Roz Liston whisk you away to the heyday of the S.S. United States with her amazing true story. Comments (1)
Not for Nuthin’

Two lumps of coal for panhandling-Santa haters

What is the difference between someone dressed like Santa charging you $5 for a picture with your kid and a Times Square desnuda asking you for a $5 tip after you take a selfie? Comment
High School Sports

Finals-bound Wolves scrape by Curtis

Grand Street is headed to Yankee Stadium after a near miss. Comment

Tuesday, Dec. 1, 2015

Bay Ridge

EXCLUSIVE: Green Church’s long-awaited resurrection begins

They finally got the green light — and broke ground. Comments (10)

Turkey trot: Ridge do-gooders hand out meals on Thanksgiving

They spent Thanksgiving with other people’s families. Comment
High School Sports

No title hangover: Eager to defend crown, young South Shore squad steps up

South Shore isn’t acting its age. Comment
High School Sports

Dutchman drub Fort Hamilton for return trip to title game

Erasmus Hall may finally get to take care of some unfinished business. Comment
High School Sports

Diggin’ it: Brooklyn Tech earns first girls’ volleyball crown

The accomplishment only began to set in once the celebration was underway. Comment

Monday, Nov. 30, 2015


Primping and preening: Volunteers spruce up bird-watchers’ paradise Bush Terminal Park

This park is for the birds — literally! Comment
Coney Island

Run a-fowl of the law: Coney cops hand out Thanksgiving turkeys

These cops are meting out more than justice. Comments (1)
It’s Only My Opinion

France is on Stan’s naughty list for not tackling ISIS sooner

In which our nonetheless compassionate columnists points out that France could have done more to prevent the terrorist attacks that rocked Paris. Comments (4)
Coney Island

Neo-politan: Coney’s famed Neapolitan eatery Garguilo’s gets a makeover

You cannoli keep the same look for so long. Comments (1)

Friday, Nov. 27, 2015

Coney Island

In the pink: Coney precinct honored for breast cancer awareness push

Call them the “Boys in Pink.” Comment

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