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Tuesday, June 13, 2017

They’ll try to stay above water! Comment

Monday, June 12, 2017

They’ll let anyone into the New York Philharmonic these days! Comment

Sunday, June 11, 2017

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
Letters

Sound Off To The Editor

Brooklyn College couldn’t find a smarter individual than Vermont Sen. Bernie Sanders to address its graduates? (“Bernie Sanders attacks Trump, celebrates diversity at Brooklyn College commencement” by Julianne Cuba, online May 31). Comments (1)

Friday, June 9, 2017

Bay Ridge Nights

Bay Ridge is going out(side)!

The Ridge is soakin’ up the sun! Comment

Thursday, June 8, 2017

It’s virtually the next level! Comment
Coney Island

Funding runs dry for Southern Brooklyn flood protections

The plan for a Southern Brooklyn storm break is broke. Comments (3)
It’s a Dunn deal! Comment
Brooklyn is getting all keyed up! Comment
The People’s Playground is flipping out! Comment
Standing O

Brooklyn teen receives scholarship at hackathon

Nancy Cao is a recipient of the Ronald McDonald House Charities / ASIA Scholarship Program. Comment
Party Line

Golden gaffe: State senator insults Dem Council candidate

State Sen. Marty Golden (R–Bay Ridge) endorsed his long-time staffer John Quaglione to replace term-limited Councilman Vincent Gentile (D–Bay Ridge) on June 1, but not before he called Gentile’s own staffer, Justin Brannan, who is also a Democratic candidate for the same seat, “fat boy” when he couldn’t remember his name. Comments (13)
High School Sports

Overcoming obstacles: Brooklyn Tech junior nabs spot at state meet

Brooklyn Tech junior Aziza Chigatayeva competed at the state meet last season, but this time around the track and field standout is ready for every obstacle in front of her. Comment

Wednesday, June 7, 2017

Bay Ridge

Bay Ridgite saves man in London terror attack

Talk about a local hero! Comment
Bay Ridge

Golden opportunity: Locals demand state Sen. Golden back universal health care

Southern Brooklynites rallied in front of state Sen. Martin Golden’s Bay Ridge office on May 31 demanding the legislator support a single-payer, universal health care bill that’s stalled in the state Senate. Comments (6)
Queens are taking over the county of Kings! Comment
Not for Nuthin’

An ‘Evil Loser’ is as an ‘Evil Loser’ does

Long ago, when I first started to write a column, my fellow columnist, pagemate, and friend Shavana Abruzzo gave me one bit of advice. Comments (1)
Bay Ridge

Clippers can’t connect, fall in shutout loss

The Xaverian baseball team’s season came to an end in disappointing fashion on June 5, falling 2–0 to Monsignor McClancy in the Catholic League playoffs. Comment
The FDNY staged a late-game comeback on June 3, defeating the NYPD 24–21 in the 45th Annual Fun City Bowl at MCU Park. Comment
Coney Island

A new Cyclones season is coming, but Tebowmania isn’t

Tim Tebow in a Brooklyn Cyclones uniform, smacking home runs over the right field wall and patrolling the outfield at MCU Park? Fugheddaboudit! Comment

Tuesday, June 6, 2017

Southern Brooklyn ferry

Call it a ferry-tale commute. Comments (1)
How does the new Southern Brooklyn ferry line stack up against the R line? Comments (2)
A 15-year-old suspect allegedly dragged police officer Dalsh Veve behind a stolen car for two blocks in East Flatbush late Saturday night, before the officer fell off and onto the street and was rushed to Kings County Hospital, where he remains in critical condition, police said. Comments (1)
Marine Park

New York’s Bravest trim dangerous branch in Marine Park when city fails to act

They wanted the city to branch out. Comment
Bay Ridge

Bay Ridgites flock to Fifth Avenue Fest

Bay Ridge

Bay Ridgites flock to Fifth Avenue Fest

You could say they like piña coladas and getting caught in the rain. Comment
High School Sports

Telecom can’t stage upset, falls in city semis

High School Sports

Telecom can’t stage upset, falls in city semis

The No. 14 Yellowjackets surprised everyone by making it to the city semifinals, but the Telecom baseball team couldn’t grab another upset, falling to Monroe on June 3. Comments (1)
The Kingsmen came up short of their championship aspirations on June 2, falling 9–3 to LaSalle in the city final. Comment

Monday, June 5, 2017

Bay Ridge

Bay Ridge tykes paint hydrants for Memorial Day!

They painted the town red — white and blue! Comment
Park Slope

Strung along! Like-named cellists create discord

It’s a classical music caper! Comment
What an ice gesture! Comment
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