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Thursday, July 6, 2017

Prospect Heights

Bard in a bar! Company offers a ‘Shakes-beer-ience’

All the bar’s a stage! Comment

Monday, July 3, 2017

Rhymes with Crazy

It’s time to put an end to free parking

Our columnist says parking your car on the street for free should be come a thing of the past. Comments (10)

Zine queen: Cartoonist preps for small press festival

You ain’t zine nothing yet! Comment

Sunday, July 2, 2017

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Sound Off To The Editor

In addition to having proven himself to be a man of integrity and fine character, Councilman Deutsch is an excellent public servant who has worked hard and done much good for our community. One issue that he, in concert with his colleague, Councilman Treyger, has committed himself to, is preserving a true wood Boardwalk and having appropriate and timely maintenance be performed so that it is safe for people to enjoy. Thus, I was pleased to read, in the article entitled” Brighton Beach Boardwalk Repairs,” that he was able to “put a lot of pressure on Comments (1)

Friday, June 30, 2017


Bus, stop! Critics want to put the breaks on bus plan

More like “Reject Bus Service.” Comments (1)
Bay Ridge Nights

Bay Ridge goes back to the ’70s

The Ridge is gonna party like it’s 1974! Comment

Ferry tale of Sunset Park: Explore the industrial neighbhorhood

Find your place in the Sunset Park! Comments (1)

Recycling the Rock! Charity sells salvaged appliances from the other borough on the cheap

Staten Island’s loss is Brooklyn’s gain! Comment

City hospitals win the gold

Three Brooklyn public hospitals were recognized for improved quality of care for patients suffering from heart failure, cardiac arrest, or stroke. Comment

Thursday, June 29, 2017

Bay Ridge

Busted stop: Smashed bus sign opens up parking spots in Bay Ridge

Desperate times call for desperate measures. Comment
Bay Ridge

Woman slammed by cab in Bay Ridge

A livery cab driver plowed into a Bay Ridge woman at Fourth Avenue and Bay Ridge Parkway on June 28. Comments (3)
The Butcher of Flatbush Ave. Extension

Half measures: Fine acting can’t solve problem play

It doesn’t really measure up. Comment

Bklyn diocese launches fund for abuse victims

The Diocese of Brooklyn established a fund to compensate victims of sexual abuse at the hands of clergy, its bishop said on June 22. Comment
Standing O

She’s distinguished: Kingsborough dean awarded by her alma mater

Dr. Sharon Warren Cook is the recipient of University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill’s School of Social Work’s Distinguished Alumni Award. Comment

Little park! Littlefield owners open al fresco bar in Gowanus

Meet Littlefield’s not-so-little sister! Comment
Party Line

Massey is out, leaving Malliotakis clear path to GOP mayoral nom

He’s been priced out of the market! Comments (8)

Out of the Park: 2017 All-Brooklyn Baseball Honors

Here they are! The best of high-school baseball in Brooklyn this spring. Comment

Leaving a mark: Lincoln star hopes to highlight city talent on the gridiron

Lincoln defensive standout Romello Martin is set to head to Florida Atlantic next year, but first the Railsplitters star helped the city grab a dramatic victory in the 22nd Annual Empire Challenge. Comment

Wednesday, June 28, 2017

Bay Ridge

Out to lunch: Bay Ridge tykes ride ferry they named ‘Lunchbox’

Second-graders from two Bay Ridge elementary schools set sail on June 21 on one of the city-wide ferries they named. Comments (1)

City aims to build Sunset Park school across from bus depot

Parents want to knock the city “to the moon” over this school proposal. Comments (2)

Gussy ‘n’ gut! City to restore parts of landmarked precinct, raze others for school

The city will not raze Sunset Park’s landmarked old 68th Precinct Station House on Fourth Avenue to make way for a grade school. Instead, the state has approved plans to preserve half of the building’s facade and gut the rest to accommodate the school. Comments (1)

You’re the puppet! Puppetteer presents a Trumpian disaster film

No puppet! You’re the puppet! Comments (3)
Not for Nuthin’

No patience for incompetence

Two recent incidents occurred that have me convinced we no longer live in the United States of America, but in the United States of Incompetency. Comments (2)

Impatient driver bumps principal’s legs with his car during school drill

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

Lady Vikings star ready to conquer college game

Tsahai Corbie had a dominant senior season, but now the South Shore standout his ready for her next challenge – getting ready for college. Comment

Shippin’ up to Boston: Nets still feeling effects of Celtics trade

Brooklyn’s rebuilding process still isn’t quite finished after the disasterous trade with the Celtics in 2013, but fans from both sides are still optimistic after this year’s National Basketball Association draft. Comment

Tuesday, June 27, 2017


Vegas Diner cashes out: Jewel of Bensonhurst closes after 35 years

Vegas Diner closed its doors for the last time on June 25 after serving Southern Brooklynites round-the-clock nosh for the last 35 years. Comments (5)
Mill Basin

Mill Basin students win new bikes for reading

These kids are ready to ride! Comment
Marine Park

Kids helping kids!

Hundreds of youngsters — many dressed up as Superman, Batman, or another favorite crime fighter — came out to take a ride on the Ferris wheel at the ninth-annual Kids for Kids Family Fun Day to raise money for children’s cancer research at the Aviator Sports and Events Center on June 17. Comment
Marine Park

Weekend warriors compete in Rugged Maniac race

What a bunch of maniacs! Comment

Monday, June 26, 2017

Bay Ridge

Ramadan mubarak! Balady hosts community feast

They made fast work of this meal. Comments (2)

Teen charged with attempted murder in dragging of police officer

District Attorney Eric Gonzalez charged 15-year-old Justin Murrell last week with attempted murder and assault for allegedly dragging police officer Dalsh Veve — who remains in critical condition — with a stolen car on June 3. Comments (2)

Motorcyclist crashes, then gets arrested

Cops cuffed a 23-year-old motorcyclist after he collided into a car on Avenue H on June 21 and cops discovered that he didn’t have a license — but he did have a counterfeit police badge. Comments (1)

Facing the music: Busted Sunset Park piano hauled off

Somebody tickled these ivories a bit too hard. Comment

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