Thursday, Dec. 29, 2016

In with the new, out with the auld lang syne! Comment

Tuesday, Dec. 27, 2016

Private eyes are watching you! Comment

Saturday, Dec. 24, 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! Comment
Spin Cycle

Let’s end the economic war on college students

You know what’s terrible? Predatory student loans, that’s what. Comment

Readers wants to embrace the open road

Pedestrian plazas, bike lanes, and lower speed limits are not the answer, our letter-writers say. Comments (2)

Friday, Dec. 23, 2016

Bay Ridge Nights

Bay Ridge sings in the holidays

Bells are ringng, carolers are singing, Bay Ridge is rocking! Comment
Call it New Year’s Island! Comment
Holy Holm stunned the sports world in 2015 when she took down Ronda Rousey, but the former UFC champ has lost her last two fights and she’s looking for a new chance in Brooklyn. Comment

Thursday, Dec. 22, 2016

One in 10 hotel-shelter beds are in the neighborhood. Comment
Locals think it is some bigot’s attempt to make the area’s large Bangladeshi community look bad, but no one is sure. Comment
Party Line

Labor leader says Abbate’s ‘union-made’ Christmas cards are a sham

But the pol claims the situation is not as black and white as it seems. Comments (10)
Standing O

Standing O is at it again!

Interfaith Medical Center thanks two employees for their 50-year service to the hospital with a free cruise. Comment

Chow down

Sheepshead Bay

Festival of bites: Families to build giant Lego menorah at Chinese feast

Let my people Lego! Comment

Get sum info: Feed your head with history of Chinese food

Get the low-down on lo mein! Comment

Wednesday, Dec. 21, 2016


Avoiding the ‘S’ word: Brooklyn College vows to protect undocumented students — but won’t say ‘sanctuary’

The school has joined dozens of other universities across the country in vowing to protect undocumented students from the clutches of a new federal government hellbent on deporting them. Comments (3)
This story will blow your mind! Comment
Prospect Heights

Light rock: Moshav band plays menorah lighting

Prospect Heights

Light rock: Moshav band plays menorah lighting

They are feeling fired up! Comment
Not for Nuthin’

Jo’s got some wishes for the naughty and nice

This week, our columnist has her take on “A Visit from St. Nicholas.” Comment
How sweater it is! Comment
Bay Ridge

Simmer down! How to stop hate crime in its tracks

Brooklynites gathered in Bay Ridge to learn ways to make cooler heads prevail Comment

Tuesday, Dec. 20, 2016

Coney Island

Former Lincoln star back on court after being sidelined by health scare

Travis Charles had never been sick before – until a heart condition forced him to redshirt his junior season at the University at Albany. Now the former Railsplitters star is back on the court and determined to get beter. Comment
Clinton Hill

Pride of the Pack: Loughlin senior lifts Lions to final-second victory

Lions senior guard Lynette Taitt drained the game-winner with just 5.6 seconds on the clock to lift Loughlin to a 58–56 victory over Archbishop Molloy on Dec. 15. Comment

On the mark: 2016 All-Brooklyn girls’ soccer honors

Brooklyn boasted some of the city’s top girls soccer players this year. Here they are, they best of the best across the borough. Comments (1)

Oh shoot! I got killed in an NYPD simulation


Oh shoot! I got killed in an NYPD simulation

Game over. Comments (1)
Little kids got a big lesson in the spirit of giving at the 41st Assembly District Democrats Club’s annual Toys for Tots Drive in Sheepshead Bay on Dec. 15, and organizers hope the experience has set them up for a lifetime of selfless generosity. Comment

Master of his Dominion: Former Sheepshead Bay star set for bowl bought

Rashaad Coward didn’t start playing football until middle school, but now he’s set to suit up for his final college game as Old Dominion compets in the 2016 Bahamas Bowl. Comment
Ditmas Park

Caribbean Christmas market brings island flavor to holiday season

It is a very Caribbean Christmas! Comment

Bulldog’s best: Five-star Poly football standout commits to Georgia

Poly Prep senior Isaiah Wilson, th No. 2 football recruit in the country, announced his commitment to the University of Georgia on Dec. 16. Comment

Monday, Dec. 19, 2016


No-tel! Sunset Parkers: New hotels will be glorified homeless shelters

Six new hotels sprouting up in the industrial portion of Sunset Park are just wolves in sheep’s clothing that will end up housing homeless people instead of tourists, claims a community activist. Comment

Friday, Dec. 16, 2016


Location, location, location! City should not move IS 381 in with ‘dangerous’ school, parents say

The city must halt its plan to co-locate two Midwood middle schools, because one is known to be less safe, parents are demanding. Comments (3)
A local craftsmen is building a furniture-making empire — all before his 17th birthday. Comments (4)

Thursday, Dec. 15, 2016

It’s a beloved holiday tradition! Comments (1)
High School Sports

Second-quarter switch: Jefferson adjusts to overtake South Shore

It was a turn of the tide. Comment

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