Friday, Jan. 8, 2016

Tuesday, Jan. 5, 2016


Drawn with a free hand: Ballpoint pen artist practiced while in prison

This ex-con artist turned sketch artist! Comment

Monday, Jan. 4, 2016

Fort Greene

Pop culture: Hip-hop artist showcases his father’s work

It’s a new spin on old material. Comment

Sunday, Jan. 3, 2016

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. Comments (1)

Saturday, Jan. 2, 2016

Big Screecher

Classic Carmine: Screecher looks back on Christmas Pasts

This week, the Screecher wonders why he doesn’t get any toys anymore. Comment

Friday, Jan. 1, 2016

Bay Ridge Nights

A new year, and a new Bay Ridge Nights

Happy New Year, Bay Ridge! Comment
A Britisher’s View

Freedom in the USA! Make a New Year’s resolution to preserve freedom in the freest nation of all

Cheers to freedom in the USA! It’s a New Year’s resolution worth keeping, writes our columnist. Comment

Thursday, Dec. 31, 2015

Standing O

Rockin’ around the clock with Elvis

Brooklyn’s biggest booster is boosting bigger and better than ever. Comment
He is not filling the world with silly love songs. Comment
Joe Knows

Brooklyn AA division ready for wild second half

The depth of the Public School Athletic League’s Brooklyn AA division will make for a wild second-half of the basketball season. Comment

Wednesday, Dec. 30, 2015

Coney Island

Schoolyard rivalry: Watchdogs fight charter expansion

They want to send this plan back to the chalkboard. Comment
Oh, Tenenbaum! Comment
Not for Nuthin’

Jo’s ‘thin’ resolution will make Oprah’s wallet fat

Our columnist is hopping on the Winfrey Weight Watchers bandwagon. Comments (1)
High School Sports

Robeson rebound: Eagles hold off Construction for bounce-back win

Talk about a silver linings playbook! Comment

Tuesday, Dec. 29, 2015

Police arrested an underage Bensonhurst man on drunk-driving charges after he allegedly blew a red light, slammed his minivan into a police cruiser, and caused a four-car pile-up on 24th Avenue in the early-morning hours of Dec. 28. Comment
Sheepshead Bay

Towtal recall: City hauling illegally parked cars after local complaints

They’re giving it the old one-tow punch. Comments (4)
Plus: How many people applied for City Point’s below-market housing tower? Comment
High School Sports

2015 All-Brooklyn football honors

Brooklyn’s football landscape continues to improve with talent. Comment
High School Sports

Barn-burner! South Shore ekes by Loughlin in overtime

South Shore has gotten the short end of the stick in close games against the city’s top teams all season long, but it finally pulled the long straw against Bishop Loughlin. Comments (1)

Monday, Dec. 28, 2015

They’re trying to bring a little hospitality to this inhospitable Gravesend block. Comments (2)

Dance battle! School boogies in cancer-fighting fund-raiser

Dancing has never been so healthy! Comment
It’s Only My Opinion

Stan ain’t buyin’ what Jeb’s sellin’

In which our expert essayist expounds on how an old salesman’s adage could help the 2016 Republican presidential candidates, updates us on who we lost this go-‘round-the-sun, and wishes everyone a safe new year. Comments (10)

Friday, Dec. 25, 2015


Merry Christmas from Courier Life!


Merry Christmas from Courier Life!

Our Christmas Eve crew takes a break to send holiday wishes to you and yours.

Thursday, Dec. 24, 2015

Brighton Beach

Co-op d’etat: Feds sue Trump Village for discrimination

They’ve got a dog in this fight. Comment
A guy who has taken a dip in Brooklyn’s two most polluted waterways says Newtown Creek’s reek reigns supreme. Our buddies over at Brooklyn Paper have the dirt. Comment

Guilded Christmas: Santa stops by Free Mason club

You’d think Santa was a member of the toy-makers’ guild. Comment

Peace offering: Ridge interfaith group hands out badges for harmony

Call it a brooch of the peace. Comment

Thursday, Jan. 1, 2015


What to read this week

Brooklyn booksellers give their top picks. Comment

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