Monday, Sept. 26, 2016

Bushwick ►Video

Back in shack! Titus Andronicus returns to its DIY roots at grungy Market Hotel

This band is back on the Market! Comment

Sunday, Sept. 25, 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!

What about me? Reader sounds off about ‘Sound Off’

I would appreciate it if your regular contributors, such as Ed Greenspan and a few others who are on your “Sound off to the Editor” page three out of four times a month, would take a short break and make room for me to squeeze in a comment on what’s happening to our beautiful Brooklyn. Comment

Friday, Sept. 23, 2016


Fossil record: Ever-evolving Dinowalrus to release fourth album

Call it a creative evolution. Comment

Going the extra mile: Author walks every block in Brooklyn — twice — for book about borough

And you thought hoofing the Brooklyn Bridge was a hike! Comment
Bay Ridge Nights

The Ridge is rockin’ out this weekend!

Get out your ear plugs — it’s gonna get loud. Comment
A Britisher’s View

Bombing and stabbing spree demands a global convention on Muslims and Islam

It is time we learned why Muslims permit their fanatical fringe to maim and kill innocent people in the name of Islam, writes our columnist. Comments (20)

Thursday, Sept. 22, 2016


Lutheran Medical Center eyes expansion

They have a prescription for growth! Comment
Party Line

Menchaca takes heat for Israel vote

They’re calling him Carlos Meshugenah. Comments (5)

Tonight: Mayor hosting education town hall in Canarsie

Mayor DeBlasio will visit Canarsie on Thursday to host a town hall on education. Comment
Standing O

Standing O is at it again!

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

Election fever


‘Adam Ruins Everything’ star: Presidential election too far gone to spoil

Instead, he’ll try to salvage it in a live show in Gowanus. Comment

Five Brooklyn bars screening the first debate

Vote 1 beer. Comment

Wednesday, Sept. 21, 2016


Kids get their way: City names Ridge street for children’s Ragamuffin Parade

Now they can never change the parade route. Comment
Red Hook

For Queen and country: Black Americana artist gets down to her roots

She’s taking country back to its roots. Comment
Not for Nuthin’

Jo has her own basket of deplorables

And it’s mostly full of Federal bureaucrats. Comments (2)
Bay Ridge

Car thief goes on joy ride ending on sidewalk

The theft leads this week’s 68th Precinct police blotter. Comment

High-school football action!

High School Sports

Vikings go berserk: South Shore storms back for season’s first victory

These Vikings conquered. Comments (1)
High School Sports

Gridiron greats! Brooklyn squads notch big-time wins in second week of high-school action

We’re breaking down all the hard-hitting action. Comments (1)

Tuesday, Sept. 20, 2016

Bay Ridge

Hitting home: Ridgites demand response to nabe’s growing homeless

The city must focus its homeless outreach efforts in Bay Ridge, according to locals who are reporting more vagrants in neighborhood parks and on commercial thoroughfares. Comments (5)

Run down, but not out: Chris Hoban Run’s numbers lower after Manhattan attack, racer says

A bombing in Manhattan had a chilling effect on a Bay Ridge tradition. Comment
Bergen Beach

Abbondanza! Pasta fund-raiser cooks up $ for Italy earthquake victims

Now that’s using your noodle. Comment
High School Sports

Offensive outburst: Grand Street boys soccer opens season with big-time win

After two postponed games, this one was worth the wait. Comments (1)
High School Sports

Stuffed: Poly Prep kept out of end zone in heartbreaking loss

One yard never seemed so long. Comment
High School Sports

Lion’s roar: Loughlin guard commits to Manhattan College

This offer was too good to pass up. Comment

Monday, Sept. 19, 2016

The Chelsea Explosion

Bay Ridge UPDATE

Police release five arrested in Brooklyn in connection to Chelsea bombing

Federal agents have released the five New Jersey residents they arrested in Brooklyn on Sept. 18 after determining they did not have a hand in Saturday’s bombing in Chelsea. Comment

Explosion rocks Manhattan

Our pals at have the latest on the Police Department’s search for the bomber who attacked their Manhattan neighborhood on Saturday night, injuring 29 people. Read more…

Big deposit: Driver crashes into Flatlands bank

Talk about drive-through banking! Comments (1)

Flatbush Junction carnival counters J’ouvert violence

Call it a J’ouv-over. Comments (1)
It’s Only My Opinion

Stan takes a swipe at the other Clinton

Lest we forget the former president’s Oval Office indiscretions. Comments (4)

Shopping for work: Kings Plaza hosts job fair

Just in time for the upcoming holiday shopping season! Comment

Friday, Sept. 16, 2016


Burned: Office worker spots flames that Fire Department missed

And the Employee of the Year award goes to… Comment

Stopping e-bikes would be easier if they were legal, Sunset Parkers say

The only way to curb the scourge of unsanctioned electronic scooters is to legalize them, according to activists. Comment
Flatlands ►Video

Flatlands man gunned down in drive-by shooting

Cops are searching for the fiend who shot and killed 21-year-old Anthony Francis on E. 31st Street in Flatlands on Sept. 2. Comment

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