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Tuesday, March 1, 2016

Fort Greene

Heart to art: New doc shows power of sharing stories

He stumbled into something great. Comment

Monday, Feb. 29, 2016

Greenpoint

Bad girls: Brooklyn author writes about teen boy band fanatics

These girls are Nsane! Comment

Sunday, Feb. 28, 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!
Letters

Sound Off to the Editor

Catch up on what your neighbors are thinking on the best soapbox in town. Comments (3)

Saturday, Feb. 27, 2016

Williamsburg

Songs of the Sea: Nautical rock makes a splash

This band is making waves with its new album. Comment

Friday, Feb. 26, 2016

Brooklyn Heights

Face value: Photo exhibit focuses on refugees

It gives a world crisis a human face. Comment
Bay Ridge Nights

Bay Ridge Nights is seizing the day

There is too much activity in Bay Ridge to limit it to the nights! Comment
A Britisher’s View

What the hack? Apple and Uncle Sam rumble at the techno-fault line over terror phone

The tech titan’s lawsuit against the feds will seem like the good old days, once forthcoming mind-control powers set a new bar for good and evil, writes our columnist. Comment

Thursday, Feb. 25, 2016

Bensonhurst

It’s all gravy! Reporter’s notebook: I made ‘Sunday sauce’ from Asian market ingredients

In which an enterprising reporter tests the hypothesis Bensonhurst’s coming Jmart will appeal to non-Asian clientele. (We think it will) Comments (1)
Marine Park

High pressure! Board demanding long-awaited Flatbush Avenue footbridge

They say it’s high time. Comment
BoroBeat

On point! Mexican ‘ballet’ a hit at Industry City

Sunset Parkers celebrated Mexican heritage with film, food, and a free performance by a local traditional dance company at Industry City on Feb. 20 — the second in a series of family events called Sunset Park Cinema Club for Kids that Industry City and Rooftop Films are sponsoring. One mother who brought her son said was an “action-packed” day that will bring her back. Comment

Brooklyn’s belters

Music

Great Scots! Regina Opera sings a Scottish tragedy

It’s time to get opera close and personal! Comment
Music

Behind the scenes: A look at Regina Opera’s 46-year history

The singers are doing it for themselves! Comment
Standing O

Standing o welcomes Joseph Bruno to the positiion

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

Wednesday, Feb. 24, 2016

Borough-wide

They’re claiming grocery negligence: Neighbors want deli to stop storing food in garage

They say something fishy is going on. Comments (2)
BoroBeat

They’re over the moon! Sunset Park rings in Chinese Lunar New Year

They weren’t monkeying around! Comment

Preserve judgment

Coney Island

Marked off: Commission will not landmark historic Coney Island Pumping Station

This landmark application is taking on water. Comment
Bushwick

The singing journal-ist: Musical draws on teenage diary

Dear diary, today a group of strangers got to hear all about you! Comment
Not for Nuthin’

New holiday proposal a sham-rock

Jo thinks that the only way to quell the out-of-control number of religious holidays in schools is to kill ‘em all and let god sort ‘em out. Comment

Tuesday, Feb. 23, 2016

Bay Ridge

A coup is brewing! City will force Prince Hotel’s sale, pol says

They want to depose this royal pain. Comment
Marine Park

New stop a go! Traffic signal coming to Marine Park intersection

This traffic signal got the green light! Comments (1)
Bedford-Stuyvesant

Praising the bar: Bed-Stuy reverend runs booze-free cocktail lounge

Be filled with the spirit — but not the spirits. Comment
Canarsie

Canarsie college student died after hazing, school says

A Buffalo State College student from Canarsie died on Feb. 18 in what officials believe was a hazing ritual. Comment
BoroBeat

Bay Ridge celebrates ‘Danish Mardi Gras’

It was the storm before the calm! Comment
High School Sports

South Shore holds on for Milrose relay crown

Keyshon Toussaint was ready and delivered. Comment
Borough-wide

On Point: Former Ford star Lewis finding scoring touch for Red Storm

The opposition cannot take Aaliyah Lewis for granted any longer. Comment
Borough-wide

Late heroics keeps Seton Hall’s tourney hopes alive

Winning was the only thing on Isaiah Whitehead’s mind on Sunday — because Seton Hall had more important things than one game on the line. Comment

Monday, Feb. 22, 2016

Brighton Beach

Dead on Brighton Beach sidewalk

Cops suspect a drug overdose. Comments (1)
Borough-wide

Sean Marks the spot: Nets net top-choice general manager

The Nets organization hit its Mark. Comment
Downtown

Thousands rally for ex-officer who fatally shot Akai Gurley

Protesters faced off Downtown on Saturday over the conviction of a rookie police officer who fatally gunned down an unarmed Red Hook man in an East New York in 2014. Comments (1)
Greenpoint

Armed bozos bungled two gas-statation robberies on Sunday

Armed goons tried and failed to stick up gas stations in Bushwick and Greenpoint within two hours of each other on Sunday afternoon. Comment
It’s Only My Opinion

Why are Dems berning Hil?

In which our man of letters explains why Democrats are so meshugenah for comrade Bernie. Comments (14)

Saturday, Feb. 20, 2016

Transit

City may have to build new bridges over Gowanus Canal, Newtown Creek for streetcar

The city may have to build new bridges across the Gowanus Canal and Newtown Creek to accommodate the streetcar system Mayor DeBlasio wants to construct along the borough’s waterfront, officials revealed on Friday. Comments (3)

Friday, Feb. 19, 2016

Nets

Nuthin’ but Brooklyn: Nets’ Kings County migration complete with Sunset Park training facility’s opening

The Nets can finally practice like they play — in Brooklyn. Comment
Coney Island

Gamboa is in! Legendary Clones skipper back for another season

The greatest Cyclone to don the uniform and never take the field is back. Comment
Fort Greene

Police: Have you seen this subway groper?

Police are hunting for a subway sicko who groped a straphanger in Fort Greene last Friday. Comment
Bay Ridge

A class of their own! Fort Hamilton alums draft new hall-of-famers

They really brought in the heavy-hitters! Comments (1)

Thursday, Feb. 18, 2016

Bay Ridge

Siege tactics! City raids Ridge flophouse’s register, garnishes income

A day after Mayor DeBlasio pledged to crack down on a controversial Bay Ridge hotel, he called in its $400,000 debt to the city. Comments (5)

Wednesday, Feb. 10, 2016

BoroBeat

Bag that! Students make plastic bag chain to raise environmental awareness

Sheepshead Bay students want to change the way their school thinks about environmental issues. Comment

Friday, Feb. 1, 2013

High School Sports

Brooklyn Collegiate deserves respect

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