Tuesday, Sept. 20, 2016

Williamsburg ►Video

Nothing compares 2 them: Prince cover band Princess plays Brooklyn Bowl

Their name is Princess! And they are funky! Comment

Monday, Sept. 19, 2016


Photo finish! Brooklyn images face off against outer boroughs

Kings County is shooting for a win! Comment

Sunday, Sept. 18, 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!

Reader wars! Al n’ Richie in the crosshairs

I can sympathize with Allan Rosen’s comments because I’m all for safety, whether it’s bike riding or driving. (“Reader: ‘The city screwed us in Sheepshead Bay’, Sound off to the Editor, Sept.2). Comments (1)

Saturday, Sept. 17, 2016


What to read this week

Brooklyn booksellers give their top picks. Comment
Spin Cycle

The choice is simple: Vote for Hillary

This week, Tom Allon makes his pick for President. Comments (6)

Friday, Sept. 16, 2016

Bay Ridge Nights

The world comes to Bay Ridge

The Ridge has international flair this weekend! Comment
A Britisher’s View

Clintonitis! Hillary is boring us to death!

Ho-hum Hillary! The Clinton campaign is a cold fish, devoid of passion, pot-clanging, and hoo-ha, writes our columnist. Comments (1)

Thursday, Sept. 15, 2016

Bay Ridge

Choral group wants to use controversial planned school as new home

They’re playing it by ear. Comments (1)

Kaiser Park is on a roll! Family Fun Day the best thing since sliced bread

Face-painting, bouncy castles, hula hoops — this party had it all. Comments (1)

Lord of the Ringo: Musical mashes up Fab Four and Frodo

They’re Tolkien ’bout a revolution! Comment
Park Slope

Hamilton had it coming!: Anti-capitalist musical defends Burr’s legacy

He is not throwing away his shots! Comment
Standing O

Standing O is at it again!

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

Wednesday, Sept. 14, 2016


The 2016 primary results are in!

And the incumbents all won. Comments (9)

Novel idea: Sunset Parkers set up book-lending box

It’s about tome! Comment
Not for Nuthin’

Jo looks back on 9-11

After 15 years, Ground Zero has been restored, but our first responders’ wounds are still open. Comment

Lout shoots man on New Utrecht Ave.

Get ready for your weekly run down of crimes from Bensonhurst’s 62nd Precinct. Comment

Forces combined! Civilians, soldiers go toe-to-toe at ‘combine’ challenge

Regular Joes and G.I. Joes tested their strength side by side at Fort Hamilton’s Civilian Military Combine on Sept. 10. Comment

It’s high-school football season

High School Sports

Defense dominates as Erasmus Hall cruises to victory in season opener

It wasn’t a pretty game, but it was a win — and that was the only thing the Erasmus Hall football team was concerned with. Comment
High School Sports

Back on track: Lincoln football notches big-time win over South Shore in opener

It’s a brand-new season, and the Lincoln football team has just one goal in mind — winning. Comment
High School Sports

No bite: Coachless Grand Street Wolves football falls in opener

The Grand Street Campus football team suffered a shutout loss in its season opener against Erasmus Hall on Sept. 9, unable to find a rhythm as suspended head coach Bruce Eugene watched the game from the stands. Comments (1)

Tuesday, Sept. 13, 2016


Brooklyn remembers: 9-11 tributes across the borough

Kings County came together to mourn. Comment

Cop-impersonating rapist sentenced

The slimeball who raped and robbed a woman in a shady Sunset Park hotel while impersonating a police officer is going to prison for three decades, prosecutors announced on Sept. 12. Comment
Coney Island

Tebow in Brooklyn? One-time Jet is now a Met — and he could play for the Cyclones!

The heartthrob former quarterback signed a minor-league contract with the Mets last week, and he may be Brooklyn-bound. Comment

Dancing about sculpture: Movement piece tackles giant figures

These dancers are taking on the Man. Comment

Whodunnit? ‘Ring of Lies’ makes its stateside debut

Best-selling Israeli crime writer Roni Dunevich’s Stateside debut of his supenseful Alex Bartal series is a potboiler of cold calculation and industrial-strength chutzpah. Comment

Nets stars help build new playground, meet with fans in Canarsie

They’re really trying to build up the fan base. Comment

Bullish determination: Former St. Francis star excelling with Red Bulls II

He’s taking the bull by the horns. Comment

Monday, Sept. 12, 2016

Borough-wide ►Video

Deputy Editor Max Jaeger talks state primaries on Bric TV!

It it on at noon. Comment

Checking in: Stalled hotel is Sunset Park’s newest homeless shelter

Sunset Parkers are worried that a stalled inn temporarily acting as a homeless shelter is becoming a permanent lodge for the destitute without adequate oversight. Comments (1)
Bay Ridge

Top of the class: Panel wants Bay Ridge Prep to scale back planned school

This school proposal may have to go back to the drawing board. Comments (6)
It’s Only My Opinion

It’s a grab-bag of musings!

This week, our scribe takes on Hillary Clinton, considers the ever-evolving English language, and offers some advice for buying wine. Comments (3)

Sunday, Sept. 11, 2016


Sept. 11, 2001: As seen from Brooklyn

Our partners at Brooklyn Paper bring you a view from Brooklyn Heights. Click though for photos. Comment

Friday, Sept. 9, 2016

Dyker Heights

Goons lead police on chase over Verrazano Bridge

Five yahoos in a black BMW packing a pair of pistols led cops on a car chase through Dyker Heights that ended in a wreck on Sept. 9, according to police. Comment

Full circle! Fifth Avenue sinkhole finally filled a year later

It’s a whole new intersection! Comment

Taking cover: Controversial homeless shelter turns reporter away from public meeting

They’ll take you in — unless you’re with the media. Comments (2)

Emblematic! Greece gives Johnnie Cats a ‘stamp’ of approval

Brooklyn-raised billionaire grocer John Catsimatidis was the toast of the town when Greece put the native son on a stamp. Comment
Red Hook

Marooned! City: Gov Island not busy enough yet for year-round Brooklyn ferry

No sail! Comments (1)
Prospect Heights ►Video

Steel-ing the show! Pan bands battle for $20K prize in borough-wide contest

These drummers showed nerves of steel! Comment

Thursday, Sept. 8, 2016

Flatlands ►Video

Police search for man who walked naked down Flatlands street

Well, they certainly know what he looks like. Comment

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