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Tuesday, June 21, 2016


President Annie: Dance company takes orphan to the Oval Office

Tomorrow! Tomorrow! She’ll take office — tomorrow! Comment

Monday, June 20, 2016

Park Slope

Male polish: Play reading puts men at the nail salon

Boys will be girls! Comment

Sunday, June 19, 2016

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Reader: Make that 79 male virgins for Orlando low-life

Stanley Gershbein (“It’s Only My Opinion”) and Robert Lobenstein (“Billy the Senior! Power to packin’ elders, sez reader,” Sound off to the Editor, June 10), after the massacre in Orlando last Sunday, do you still believe every person who wants one, or more, guns should be allowed to own them? Comment

Saturday, June 18, 2016


What to read this week

Brooklyn booksellers give their top picks. Comment

Friday, June 17, 2016

Bay Ridge Nights

Bay Ridge Nights is poppin’

Take your papa out all night! Comment

Bird's eye view


Bird is the word! Have you heard about birding at the Bridge?

Go birding this summer — you won’t egret it! Comments (1)

Follow that bird!

Here are the best birding spots in Brooklyn. Comments (1)
A Britisher’s View

Islamo-moderates pray while Islamo-nuts prey on Americans

Moderate Muslims? Come out, come out, wherever you are and destroy radical Islam as only you can, says our columnist. Comments (1)

Thursday, June 16, 2016

Sheepshead Bay

Wrong direction: City altering Sheepshead Bay Road plan, but keeping unpopular elements

They want a total reversal. Comment
Party Line

Capano confirms he is running

Plus: An under-investigation elections clerk drops her district leader bid, and more mud-slinging in the Bay Ridge-Coney Island assembly race. Comments (7)
Standing O

Standing O is at it again!

Brooklyn’s biggest booster is boosting bigger and better than ever. Comment
Coney Island

Sea his shots: Exhibit shows 20 years of the Mermaid Parade

He has focused on the parade. Comment

Cyclones ready for return to MCU Park

Dedicated Cyclones fans are not the only ones anxiously awaiting for the team to play in Brooklyn for the first time since September — manager Tom Gamboa is ready to get out of Florida, where the team has been in spring training. Comment
High School Sports

Midwood baseball makes history in championship

The Hornets clinched the first-ever champinoship in program history on June 13. Comment

Wednesday, June 15, 2016

Marine Park

Missed signal: Demands for traffic-calming in front of playground entrance

Getting to this green space is no walk in the park. Comments (4)

A ‘relay’ fun time! Cancer fund-raiser a hit

Cancer survivors and their supporters walked, ran, jumped — and even smooched pooches — to raise money for cancer research during the Relay for Life rally against cancer at Bergen Beach Fields on June 11. Comment
Not for Nuthin’

Jo is watching the watchers — and she doesn’t like what she sees

Our columnist wants more accountability for the Feds who didn’t see the massacre in Orlando coming. Comments (1)
High School Sports

Xaverian falls in extra-innings marathon

The Xaverian baseball team couldn’t mount one final comeback. Comment
High School Sports

Medger Evers hoops star finds her college footing

She was almost sidelined when the school she committed to announced it was closing. Comment

Tuesday, June 14, 2016


Major takedown: City to demolish landmarked former precinct for school

Here’s the lessen plan. Comments (1)

Sunset Park Puerto Rican Day parade draws thousands

This party just keeps getting bigger! Comment

Fur flies! Pets ride Wonder Wheel, compete in costume contest

The competition was ruff. Comment

Love shine a light: Slope Pride Parade a bright spot in a dark weekend

Thousands of Brooklynites flocked to Park Slope’s Fifth Avenue to celebrate the borough’s queer community at the 20th Brooklyn Pride on Saturday. Comment
Sheepshead Bay

Taken to court! Police, kids play friendly basketball game

It’s the one time you can steal from a police officer! Comment
High School Sports

Xaverian hoops coach retires

Jack Alesi leaves the Clippers’ program after more than 20 years on the sidelines. Comment
Bay Ridge

Flying high! Blue Jays draft Brooklyn native

The Toronto team selected former High School of Telecommunication Art and Technology star Joshua Palacios in the fourth round of the Major League Baseball Draft. Comment

Monday, June 13, 2016

Full-court press

Meadows of Shame

Talkin’ smack: Sunset Park handball courts ‘unplayable,’ athletes say

The ball’s in their court. Comment
Marine Park

Courts of appeals: Calls to fix cracked, puddling Marine Park blacktop

Call it a crack-top! Comments (1)
It’s Only My Opinion

Stan issues a Warren-ing to the senator from Massachusetts

In which our pontificator points our her alleged hypocrisy. Comments (14)

Friday, June 10, 2016


Police academy! City aims to turn landmarked precinct into classrooms

They want to issue a desk appearance. Comment
Marine Park

On the ball! Marine Park bocce players excited for new courts

They’re ready to roll! Comment
Bay Ridge

Ridge rocks on!: Third Avenue party celebrate’s famous Brooklyn guitar maker

This party went up to 11! Comment
Red Hook

Hook-up culture! Tesla Motors courting condo developers to include car chargers

They want a plug in every garage! Comment

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