Tuesday, March 15, 2016

Williamsburg ►video

Spin doctors: Music duo Matmos plays a washing machine

This show is all washed up! Comment

Monday, March 14, 2016

Sunday, March 13, 2016

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!

Sound Off to the Editor

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

Saturday, March 12, 2016


Making magic: The evil queen from Kings County

Once upon a time, a princess grew up in Brooklyn. Comment

Friday, March 11, 2016

Bay Ridge Nights

Bay Ridge is going green!

Saint Patrick’s Day is right around the corner! Comment
A Britisher’s View

Ink fascists rip Trump over KKK non-remarks, but bypass Obama’s black supremacist ties

Media caesers invented a KKK flap for Donald Trump, but continue to ignore President Obama’s fondness for black supremacists, writes our columnist. Comments (6)

Thursday, March 10, 2016

Bay Ridge

All jacked up! Ridge police pledge response to tire-and-rim thefts

They’re rolling out. Comment

Thrill Basin! Wrestlers crash American Legion hall

Call it the Thrill-a in the Mill-a! Comment
Standing O

Standing O says, ‘Keep on dancing!’

Sending Italian-themed toasts Sandy’s way. Comment

Easy being green


Dublin up! Two St. Patrick’s Day parades go head-to-head

St. Paddy’s Day partiers are not seeing double — there are two parades on the same day! Comment

Shamrockin’ out: The best St. Patrick’s events in Brooklyn

Avoid the Erin go blahs! Comment
High School Sports

South Shore returning to Madison Square Garden

South Shore sped out to an early lead and never slowed down in its best performance of the season — one that will bring it back to Madison Square Garden. Comment
High School Sports

Lincoln could throw quite the Garden party

Saturday was a banner day for Abraham Lincoln — and this Saturday could be even sweeter. Comment
High School Sports

Canarsie-native Alkins picks Arizona over St. John’s

Rawle Alkins will not be returning home to play college basketball. Comment

Wednesday, March 9, 2016

Sheepshead Bay

Sheepshead Bay rising: Tide of development washing over nabe

We’ve mapped the neighborhood’s new high-rise developments and asked some experts where the boom will end. Comments (1)

Mazel tall! Mayor drops by Jewish council’s awards ceremony

These awardees were really shepping nachas. Comments (2)
Coney Island

Giddy yup! Feds name Coney carousel a national historic place

They couldn’t hold their horses any longer. Comments (2)
Prospect Heights

Unwritten laws: New book illustrates rules of the Torah

It is a Torah of many colors. Comment
Not for Nuthin’

Jo wants Bloomberg to be the first Jewish president

Our columnist wants the paternalistic three-term mayor to put the U.S. government on a diet. Comment

Hammer-swinging brute strikes man in the head

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

Tuesday, March 8, 2016

Transit MTA

Expect Marine Parkway Bridge delays tomorrow morning

The Marine Parkway-Gil Hodges Memorial Bridge will intermittently close early tomorrow morning, and pre-dawn drivers leaving Queens may want to find another way back to Brooklyn, the Metropolitan Transportation Authority announced. Comments (1)

Pier-less! Volunteers remove mounds of garbage from Canarsie Pier

They want litter to take a long walk off a short pier. Comment
Coney Island

Clones staying put! Team: Promo not a sign we’re moving to West Coast

They’re just hoping for a fuller house. Comment
High School Sports

Wisseh, Xaverian upset Hayes in overtime

Nyonty Wisseh took control when his team needed it most. Comment
High School Sports

Brown’s big night powers Lincoln back to Garden

Klay Brown didn’t start Abraham Lincoln’s semifinal game against George Westinghouse, but he sure did finish it. Comment
High School Sports

Trio of stars align for Jefferson semifinals win

Thomas Jefferson guard Shamorie Ponds had the first of what he hopes will be many memorable games at his future home arena. Comment

Monday, March 7, 2016

Bay Ridge

Asleep at the wheel: Driver zonked out in 86th Street traffic

Call it a passing-out lane. Comments (2)

Bank error in their favor! Chase mortgage crisis settlement funds $3-million Marlboro Houses upgrade

They’re investing cash from Wall Street in W. 11th Street! Comments (1)
Coney Island

Head surgery: City removes two leaders from Coney Island Hospital

It’s an emergency doctor-ectomy! Comments (2)
Bridge ‘Park’

The fix is in! Gridlock Sam says BQE repairs must happen before its too late!

They cantilever it alone any longer! Comments (1)

Friday, March 4, 2016

Marine Park

Planks a Lott! Wooden braces prop up historic Lott House after wind damage

Marine Park’s oldest house needs crutches! Comment

Tipping the scales: Ridgites feast on knishes and klezmer music

Klez do lunch! Comment

A little experiment: PS 253’s science fair a success

They’re like tiny Einsteins! Comment

Thursday, March 3, 2016


Off track: MTA refuses to release year-old express F study

Talk about service delays. Comments (3)
Bensonhurst ►video

Hit-and-run driver critically injures elderly Bensonhurster

A hit-and-run driver critically injured a 70-year-old Bensonhurst man riding a motorized scooter at 85th Street and 25th Avenue around 3 pm on March 2. Comment

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