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Tuesday, May 31, 2016

Williamsburg

From water to wine

Her work transcends labels! Comment

Sunday, May 29, 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!
Letters

Meow fix! Kibbles and bits about kitty flea collars

I enjoy reading your newspaper, and I am hoping you can add a “Kitty Corner” because people can be ignorant about caring for animals. Comments (1)

Saturday, May 28, 2016

Spin Cycle

Class of 2016, I have one word for you: Reagan

This year’s graduating class needs do what it can to keep Donald Trump from getting elected, says our columnist. Comments (7)

Friday, May 27, 2016

Standing O

Standing O is at it again!

Brooklyn’s biggest booster is boosting bigger and better than ever. Comment
Bay Ridge Nights

Bay Ridge nights has you covered

Bay Ridge is the best place for the next-best thing. Comment

Team Players

Park Slope

Golden voices: Gallery Players announces 50th season — in song

They’ll be swell, they’ll be great! Comment
Park Slope

50 years of Gallery Players

The Gallery Players theater company is a Brooklyn institution. Comment
A Britisher’s View

U.S. veterans, dead and alive, deserve our gratitude and support on Memorial Day — and every day

Memorial Day is more than a day for shopping, barbecues, and welcoming summer, it’s an opportunity to reflect on the sacrifices of our battlefield bravehearts — deceased and living — writes our columnist. Comments (1)

Thursday, May 26, 2016

Sheepshead Bay

Road to ruin: S’head Bay Road changes confound drivers, cause traffic

They say it’s an unfortunate turn of events. Comments (2)
Canarsie

MTA to pitch L-train closure plans in Canarsie

Last stop — Canarsie. Comments (1)
Party Line

Bay Ridgites want disgraced Rep. Grimm back in D.C.

Plus: Rep. Jerrold Nadler’s challenger claims the congressman is threatening him Comments (7)
Park Slope

Local color: Park Slope artist hosts adult coloring club

She is raising the hue and dye! Comment

Wednesday, May 25, 2016

Dog days of summer

Coney Island

Hot diggety! Five cent franks for Nathan’s 100th anniversary

It will be as packed as its first day in business! Comments (1)
Coney Island

Frank look at the past: Book celebrates 100 years of Nathan’s Famous

History is written by the wieners! Comment
Coney Island

Get in line, online: Visiting virtual Coney Island

Enjoy the fun of Coney Island without taking the train. Comment
Bensonhurst

Pet project! Bath Beacher retired to make ‘all-natural’ dog treats

It’s a mom-and-pup operation! Comment
BoroBeat

Resting laurels: Boody students honor namesake former mayor with graveside wreath

It was the wreath they could do for this civic titan. Comment
Not for Nuthin’

Jo memorializes Memorial Day

Memorial Day weekend is upon us. It’s the time of year when we open up the pool, invite family and friends over for a barbecue, and then hit the mall for those once-in-a-lifetime specials. Comment
High School Sports

Poly shuts out Fieldston in last home game before finals

It was the perfect day for baseball — and for Poly Prep senior Anthony Prato’s last home game as a Blue Devil. Comment
High School Sports

Madison ace pitches up a storm in five-win streak

Isabella Gerone refused to admit that her arm was tired. Comment

Tuesday, May 24, 2016

Bensonhurst

See it: Massive 20th Avenue pile-up

Police have no record of the crash, but we’ve got some gnarly photos. Comment
Bay Ridge

Ridge grieves: McKinley teacher Anita Seminara dies at 85

The beloved teacher was the mother of local district leader and community activist Joanne Seminara. Comment
High School Sports

Kingsmen aim to improve poor post-season performances

The Nazareth baseball team does not want to be the Buffalo Bills. Comments (1)
High School Sports

No lack of excitement: Tele’s Guadalupe signs with Lackawanna

Max Guadalupe Jr. pictured this exact moment when he was growing up. Comments (2)
Borough-wide

Lady Blackbirds lay an egg at NCAA softball tourney

The Long Island University softball team’s season ended on May 21 as a late-game hit doomed the Blackbirds to a 1–0 loss to Arizona State in the National Collegiate Athletic Association Regionals in Baton Rouge, Louisiana. Comment

Monday, May 23, 2016

Coney Island ►video

Blood sport! Cops, firefighters get into gory fight at charity football game

Officer down! Comments (5)
Borough-wide ►video

Whine tasting! Activists, wine-lovers clash outside Industry City event

This one was zesty, with notes of sour grapes. Comment
Marine Park

Swinging into action! Calls for more sets at Marine Park playground

They’re pushing swings in more ways than one. Comments (1)
BoroBeat

Wild art! Kids paint in Matisse’s beast-inspired mode

Call ’em arty animals. Comment
It’s Only My Opinion

Stan aims for the headlines

Our media-savvy marksman scopes out some presidential news and explains that all his fellow seniors are packing heat. Comments (3)

Friday, May 20, 2016

Bensonhurst

Cache-ing in: Police uncover trove of illegal guns

You bet your arsenal this was a big bust. Comment
Red Hook

Residents to city: Streetcar can’t be amenity for rich, white yuppies

They don’t want a gravy train. Comments (2)
Borough-wide

Scared stiff! Brookdale brings kids to morgue to show dangers of guns

They didn’t just scare them straight. Comments (1)
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