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Wednesday, July 20, 2016

Red Hook

Thar they blow! Band blends sea shanties and jazz

This band can really whale! Comment

Tuesday, July 19, 2016

Williamsburg

Catch Kuti: Two chances to see Afrobeat star in Brooklyn

The Afrobeat is back! Comment

Monday, July 18, 2016

Bushwick

House of yuks: ‘Cicadas’ comedy show at Bushwick venue

This show has some buzz! Comment

Sunday, July 17, 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!
Borough-wide

Reader summit! Rob invites Jerry to chew fat over lunch

I want to thank everyone at your editorial desk for printing not only letters from the readers, but rebuttals, too. What makes your newspaper and our country great is the hard-fought freedom to express views without fear of armed troopers storming your abode. Comment

Friday, July 15, 2016

Bay Ridge Nights

Bay Ridge Nights is getting out!

The summer is heating up and so is Bay Ridge! Comments (1)
A Britisher’s View

Mow-tivated! Tycoon Trump was a typhoon teen who cut grass like a dynamo, sez Courier shutterbug

Say what? Long before Donald Trump was a turkey-tawkin’ mogul and tentative presidential nominee bound for the Republican National Convention in the Buckeye State next week, he was a polite and pompadoured teen who was a whiz laborer, legendary cameraman Jim Romano tells our columnist. Comments (2)
High School Sports

Living the dream: Poly Prep star seizing the moment this summer

Poly Prep senior Nick Storz came up just short in the Junior Home Run Derby on July 11, but the Blue Devils star is still having the summer of his life on the diamond. Comment
Coney Island

How I spent my summer vacation: Clones get first day off in nearly a month

Brooklyn’s boys of summer played 20 games in 20 days, but the Cyclones finally got a day off on July 7, and teammates made sure not to waste it. Comment

Thursday, July 14, 2016

BoroBeat

Fast friends: Scores turn up to Ridge’s Ramadan bazaar

It was a bazaar sight! Comments (1)
Party Line

Harris’s non-profit haunts her

The tax-exempt group still operates out of her home, and critics say she is using it to promote her re-election bid. Comments (2)
Boerum Hill

The color of money: Artist is changing the face of currency

Greenbacks are getting more colorful! Comments (1)
Standing O

Standing O is at it again!

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

Storming in: Cyclones new infielder anxious to prove himself as a pro

Brooklyn first baseman Peter Alonso has been a force since he joined the Clones roster earlier this month, and the former Florida standout is showing no signs of slowing down. Comment
Bensonhurst

Brooklyn native anxious for Barclays boxing return

Bensonhurst native Paulie Malignaggi is determined to erase bitter memories of his last fight in Brooklyn when he returns to the ring at Barclays Center on July 30. Comment

Wednesday, July 13, 2016

Transit

Full speed ahead! New select bus rolls out in Marine Park

Brooklyn’s busiest bus route may have gotten a little quicker. Comments (1)
BoroBeat

What a ball! Clones screen stickball doc, host expo

It was a hit! Comment
Dyker Heights

Teens tear down park’s ‘Trump’ banner

Call them politically active. Comments (6)
Marine Park

Three hammer their way into a cellphone store

Plus a host of other crimes from Canarsie’s 69th Precinct. Comment

Partisan artisans

DUMBO

Art of the wheel: Trump’s campaign bus rolls into Dumbo for election exhibit

This exhibit is gonna be huge! Comments (2)
DUMBO

Run for it: Art installation puts you in the presidential race

Tired of the Donald and Clinton campaigns? Maybe you can do better! Comment
Not for Nuthin’

Jo wants a uniter, not a divider

Yet again, another mass shooting — this time against white police officers. And yet again, our president makes an lame statement about the violence in our country. Comment

Tuesday, July 12, 2016

Bensonhurst

Police kill pistol-wielding burglar

They say he pulled a revolver on them. Comment
Sheepshead Bay

Experts predict demise of Sheepshead Bay Road’s last mom-and-pop shops

Get ready for some chain-ges. Comments (14)
Bay Ridge

Cover girls: Ridge designer makes demure clothes for Muslim women

It’s a modest success. Comment
Sheepshead Bay

They’re on a roll! Roll-N-Roaster has new curbside sandwich hut

Now, they’ve got even more things to put Cheez on! Comment
High School Sports

Xaverian baseball standout using summer to improve

Clippers’ third baseman Pedro Fortoso is spending his vacation playing ball with the Midville Dodgers, determined to improve his game for his next season with Xaverian. Comment

Monday, July 11, 2016

Bay Ridge BREAKING

Suicide snarls R train service in Bay Ridge

A man killed himself by jumping in front of an R train at 77th Street on July 11, snarling service in Bay Ridge last Monday morning. Comments (8)
Old School

Fruits of labor: Marine Park’s oldest produce shop still fresh

He’s ripe with stories. Comments (3)
It’s Only My Opinion

Stan’s cure for aging

Eat more preservatives! Our resident chemist breaks down the compounds keeping your food from breaking down. Comments (7)

Friday, July 8, 2016

Carroll Gardens

Downtowners whine about F express

Grab your tiny violins — BrooklynPaper.com is at it again! Read more…
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