Wednesday, July 6, 2016

Tuesday, July 5, 2016


Get Giglio with it! Italian festival wants hipsters to join in

Hipsters are welcome at the feast! Comment
Park Slope

Fairy mixed up: Modernized ‘Midsummer’ doesn’t move

Park Slope

Fairy mixed up: Modernized ‘Midsummer’ doesn’t move

This tale of lovers lost in the woods has gotten itself turned about. Comment

Sunday, July 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! Read more…

Jaws! Hammer head attacks Courier over shark report

Why would you report on and glamorize the senseless killing of not one but two endangered thresher sharks (“Predators coming closer to Brooklyn beaches, experts say” by Julianne Cuba, online June 28)? Comment

Friday, July 1, 2016

Bay Ridge Nights

Fireworks and Fantasia in Bay Ridge

Happy birthday, America! Comment
The Gravesend Kiwanis Club and Veteran Support Center host the third annual Veterans Outing in Sheepshead Bay on July 27. Comment
A Britisher’s View

Happy Birthday, America — you’re the greatest!

Brexit was Britain’s “independence day,” but July 4 is America’s opportunity to hail a country without which the world would suck, writes our columnist. Comment

Thursday, June 30, 2016

They’ve got an ace up their sleeves, but critics are calling their bluff. Comments (12)
He wants to shut off a part of Sunset Park’s past. Comment
Standing O

Standing O is standing tall for Winton Yee

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

Heart of a champion: Hot dogger Joey Chestnut bounces back from love-lorn defeat

The way to a man’s stomach is through his heart. Comment
They made fast work of this dinner. Comment

Wednesday, June 29, 2016


Primary primacy: Incumbents all sail to victory

Meet the new reps, same as the old reps. Comments (1)
That’s plucked up! Comment
Not for Nuthin’

Turn off the tap! Jo wants regs on booze before guns

Every day I am bombarded with comments about guns from those that are for, those that are against, those that want assault weapons banned and not hand guns, those that want all guns banned — oy vey! Stop! Comment
High School Sports

Here they are! Your Brooklyn softball honors

High School Sports

Here they are! Your Brooklyn softball honors

The borough boasted some of the city’s top talent this spring, and these are the best players Kings County had to offer. Comment
High School Sports

Madison senior is softball player of the year

Hurler Bella Gerone led Brooklyn in just about every statistical category this spring and has been named All-Area Player of the Year for her efforts. Comment

Tuesday, June 28, 2016

He took hotdogging to new heights! Comments (1)

Fin Watch

This tournament was jaws-ome! Comments (2)
Borough-wide ►Video

Predators coming closer to Brooklyn beaches, experts say

Borough-wide ►Video

Predators coming closer to Brooklyn beaches, experts say

A surge of prey fish is bringing meat-eaters nearer to shore. Comment
Marine Park

Police officers crash into Uber driver

Marine Park

Police officers crash into Uber driver

And officials won’t say whether they ran the intersection’s lone stop sign. Comment
Marine Park

Police: Suspect caught trying to break into home

Plus a host of other crimes from Marine Park’s 63rd Precinct. Comment
Former Michigan player Caris LeVert’s career has been marred by injury, but the first-round pick is ready to start a brand-new chapter in Brooklyn. Comment

Monday, June 27, 2016

More than 7,000 fans packed into MCU Park on June 26 to catch Jose Reyes in his first game with the Brooklyn Cyclones after the Rockies dropped him for allegedly beating his wife. Comment
Brooklyn’s biggest house of the dead says it doesn’t need more gun-violence victims. Comments (1)
It’s Only My Opinion

America — where you’re free to own a gun and eat dog food

Our columnist wishes just one law-abiding Pulse-goer was packing heat, tells a funny story about a famous person eating pooch food, and makes the bombshell announcement he is backing Trump over Clinton. Comments (3)
Coney Island

Nets draft former Lincoln star

Coney Island

Nets draft former Lincoln star

Former Abraham Lincoln star Isaiah Whitehead was selected 42nd overall by the Brooklyn Nets in the National Basketball Association draft on June 23. Comment

Friday, June 24, 2016

Officials refuse to say if Build It Back contractors violated laws by working without proper oversight on a Gerritsen Beach home that toppled over on Wednesday. Comments (3)
The plan banks on property values going up, but rents are already off the rails in Sunset Park, and the councilman said he can’t get on board with an engine for displacement. Comments (1)
BoroBeat ►Video

Childs’ play: PS 100 kids entertain Trump Village seniors with Broadway hits

These kids got up and danced to a song was a hit before their mothers were born. Comment

Reporter wins prestigious community award


Reporter wins prestigious community award

Talk about good news! Comment

Thursday, June 23, 2016

This time, it didn’t take a hurricane. Comments (10)

This week’s featured advertisers

See all ads
Schneps Community News Group

Keep it local!

Stay in touch with your community. Subscribe to our free newsletter: