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Tuesday, Dec. 29, 2015

Williamsburg

Bombs away! ‘51 Worst Jokes’ revels in terrible comedy

It will be a heckler’s heaven! Comment

Monday, Dec. 28, 2015

Coney Island

Beach party: New Year’s Eve expands on Coney Island

Second time’s the charm! Comment

Sunday, Dec. 27, 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, Dec. 26, 2015

Big Screecher

Vintage Carmine! Another classic from the Screecher!

This week, we check in with the Ghost of Christmas Past to see what Carmine had to say in 2011! Comment

Friday, Dec. 25, 2015

A Britisher’s View

Christians gather at home and on hostile ground to wish everyone a ‘Merry Christmas’

Christians are the most persecuted people on the planet, but that has not stopped them from putting others first, writes our columnist. Comments (1)
Bay Ridge Nights

Bay Ridge is ready for the midnight hour

Out with the old, in with the auld lang syne! Comment

Thursday, Dec. 24, 2015

Annoyance Theatre

Williamsburg

Underground comedy: Improv group celebrates one year in basement theater

These comedians are in their happy place! Comment
Williamsburg

The witch and the wardrobe: Comedians combine ‘Devil Wears Prada’ and ‘Wicked’

This show will be wicked funny! Comment
Joe Knows

2016 could be difficult for starless Lincoln, Nazareth

The Abraham Lincoln boys basketball team is hoping for a happier holiday than Nazareth’s girls hoops squad. Comment

Wednesday, Dec. 23, 2015

Borough-wide

A new direction! Sunset Parkers to city: Build schools west of Third Avenue

Go west, young men and women. Comments (1)
Marine Park

Back for seconds: Native chef returns to Marine Park

He’s back on the menu! Comment
Gowanus

The Wainwright stuff: Singer Lucy Wainwright Roche returns to Bell House

It’s becoming a Boxing Day tradition. Comment
Not for Nuthin’

Jo’s ‘Night Before Christmas!’

It’s a Christmas tradition! Enjoy! Comment
Bensonhurst

Knife-toting taxi passenger slashes man

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

Tuesday, Dec. 22, 2015

Coney Island

On the offense: Coney Islanders demand sex offenders’ removal from public housing

They want to kick the pervs to the curb. Comment
BoroBeat

Our type of party: Community News Group’s holiday shindig

It was the press event of the season. Comments (1)
High School Sports

Xaverian survives scare with big fourth-quarter run

Xaverian overcame poor first-half shooting amid a busy schedule to beat St. Francis Prep. Comment
High School Sports

Nazareth finishes off Lewis in overtime

Nazareth is hoping an overtime win against Francis Lewis signals a change of fortune for the struggling team. Comment
High School Sports

Revamped Medgar Evers thriving after stars exit

Medgar Evers’ three best players transferred in the offseason, but the loss has translated into more wins. Comments (3)
High School Sports

Skills to boot: 2015 All-Brooklyn girls’ soccer honors

Brooklyn’s familiar faces didn’t disappoint his season. Comment

Monday, Dec. 21, 2015

Bay Ridge

Gut check: Illegal demolition halted after week of complaints

Vigilant Ridgites must watch what they say when reporting illegal home conversions. Comments (2)
Bay Ridge

Cantina scene: ‘Star Wars’ fans land at local bar

Luke, I am your vintner. Comment
BoroBeat

Mixed nuts! Students, pros team up in school ‘Nutcracker’ performance

Budding ballerinas and professional pirouetters from the Brighton Ballet Theater pranced their way through the IS 228’s rendition of “The Nutcracker” on Dec. 15. And the Brighton stars didn’t just show up for the production — they showed the Gravesend students a move or two, according to the director of the school’s dance program. Comments (1)
It’s Only My Opinion

Stan sends one out to Chris Matthews

In which our penman ‘plauds a fellow pundit for keepin’ it real. Comments (4)

Friday, Dec. 18, 2015

Crime

Cop accused of molesting Brooklyn girl

A grand jury charged a police officer on Dec. 16 with molesting a young, Brooklyn girl. Comment
Marine Park

Globetrotters! Australian team takes on Marine Parker kids in hoops match

It was Kings versus Queensland! Comment
Bay Ridge

Tree-ing double: St. Anselm has two-day Christmas fete

Christmas comes but twice a year at this Ridge school! Comment
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