Thursday, Aug. 4, 2016


Glamourpuss: Fancy feline photos dress up Brooklyn Bridge Park

Talk about cat fancy! Comment

Tuesday, Aug. 2, 2016

Park Slope

Space opera: ‘Hubble Cantata’ brings galaxy into focus

See the stars while under the stars! Comment

Monday, Aug. 1, 2016


Local on locomotive: Dumbo artist sings about the subway

She’s singing an ode to the F! Comment

Sunday, July 31, 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!

Friday, July 29, 2016

Bay Ridge Nights

Bay Ridge is chilling out

Beat the heat in Bay Ridge this weekend! Comment

Culture rock: Skins band joins ‘girl cult’ concert

They’ll be playing cult hits! Comment
A Britisher’s View

A Vote of no-confidence for ‘Cancelwoman’ Sarsour

Brooklyn needs to squelch anti-American, cop-hating Muslim wacktivist Linda Sarsour’s political whims, writes our columnist. Comments (6)

Thursday, July 28, 2016


On base! Fort Hamilton gets new commander

Meet the leader of Brooklyn’s only Army post. Comment
Standing O

Standing O is at it again!

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

Coney’s got talent! Brooklynites put on a seaside show

Talk about a hot performance! Comment

Mugglemania! Where to celebrate the new Harry Potter release in Brooklyn

He is the boy who lives on! Comment
Fort Greene

Start it up: Kickstarter fest shows off local creators

There is no kicking back at this festival! Comment

Wednesday, July 27, 2016

Coney Island

Airing grievances: Pol wants rules changed so he can buy air conditioners for schools

He needs city accountants to chill out. Comments (5)
Mill Basin

Curb appeal: Homeowner wants city to fix sidewalk it broke

He won’t curb his enthusiasm. Comments (1)
Gerritsen Beach

Calls for more traffic lights after Gerritsen teen’s death

They have no need for speed — just urgency. Comments (1)
Sheepshead Bay ►Video

Cops hunting Sheepshead Bay shooter

Police are searching for the goon who shot a teen in front of an Avenue X deli on July 25. Comments (2)
Not for Nuthin’

Jo does her Stan impression

Jo takes on “heat domes,” anti-Trumpers, and some great sci-fi movies in store for this summer in a grab-bag column inspired by wordsmith Stan Gershbein. Comment

Blackbirds hoops phenom misses shot at Rio

Long Island University’s all-time leading scorer had dreams of Olympic glory this summer, but a training-camp injury will keep him from playing in Rio. Comment

Tuesday, July 26, 2016

Coney Island

Checkin’ in with … 60th Precinct’s Deputy Inspector William Taylor

Coney’s top cop says he’s ushered in the steepest drop in crime in any precinct citywide by focusing on the “Dirty 30” — a group of baddies he says cannot keep their noses clean. Comments (1)

Attack of the Clones: ‘Star Wars’ battle plays out during Cyclones game

Good and evil clashed in a momentous battle at MCU Park on July 23, and it was not the hometown Brooklyn Cyclones against the hated Staten Island Yankees — it was between the Jedi and Sith. Comment

Clash of clans: Families compete in park race

Talk about running in the family! Comment

Bust a gut-ter: Comedy show rolls into bowling alley

These comics are in the know! Comment

Back to life: ‘Ghost Quartet’ returns to Bushwick

It’s Halloween in July! Comment
Bay Ridge

Hot wheels! Bus ignites on hottest day of year

Talk about firing on all cylinders! Comment
Fort Greene

Brooklyn native ready for second shot at Olympic glory

Fort Greene-born Lia Neal is set to appear in her second Olympic Games when she joins Team USA in Rio next month — and this time she’s determined to dominate the competition. Comment
Prospect Heights

Frampton comes alive in Brooklyn: Irish fighter set for Barclays bout

Irish boxing sensation Carl Frampton is set to battle in the Barclays Center ring, taking on featherweight world champion Leo Santa Cruz on July 30. Comment

Monday, July 25, 2016

Sheepshead Bay

Checkin’ in with … 61st Precinct’s Capt. Winston Faison

Under his watch, the precinct has seen the sixth-largest reduction in crime citywide. Comments (5)
Bay Ridge

State-funded ‘Guild’ gets city cash when Albany can’t pay

Call it an exceptional gift. Comment

Williamsburg artist: Zara ripped off my jewelry — and did a terrible job!

He would like to report two crimes against fashion! Comment

Sunday, July 24, 2016


Procs rock! Reader’s raccoon swoon makes fur fly

You refer to raccoons as “pesky rodents,” but likening raccoons to rodents reinforces the inaccurate stigma surrounding these mammals (“Distempered tantrum” by Julianne Cuba, July 22). Comment

Friday, July 22, 2016

Brighton Beach

City to buy derelict Hurricane Sandy homes, build ‘affordable’ housing

These digs are going from below water to below market rate! Comments (1)

Checkin’ inn: Hotel, nightclub may come to Kings Highway

They may be inn over their head. Comments (2)

Linormalcy: Jeremy Lin comes to Brooklyn as player, not phenom

Jeremy Lin is back in New York for the first time since his Linsanity days with the Knicks in 2012. But the point guard isn’t coming to the Nets as a phenomenon, he’s coming as a veteran presence. Comments (4)

Sign up for daily news e-mails!

News archive

CNG Radio

Brooklyn Paper Radio

Listen: ►iTunes ►RSS

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: