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Tuesday, Aug. 8, 2017

Williamsburg ►Video

Tune back: Musician sings of returning to Brooklyn

Everything’s coming up Rose! Comment

Sunday, Aug. 6, 2017

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

Just when you think the Metropolitan Transportation Authority is on the right track, they came up with one of the dumbest things I ever read. On some of the trains they want to eliminate seats so the train can handle more passengers, making the train even more crowded. So if you’re a pregnant women or an older senior, too bad, but both of you will have to stand. As some Brooklyn neighborhoods have increased in population, the public transportation system is still in the dark ages. Comments (1)

Friday, Aug. 4, 2017

Borough-wide

Party patrol! Cops mingle with community members at anti-crime events across borough

Talk about the fun police! Comments (1)
Bay Ridge Nights

Strolling along the Ridge

Third time’s the charm! Comment
Prospect Heights

Millennial mammals: Picture book features aimless animals

Good-bye to “Goodnight Moon!” Comment
Borough-wide

Making contact: Clones outfielder provides offensive spark

The Cyclones have struggled at the plate this season, but Jose Miguel Medina is hoping he can provide a bit of late-season hitting. Comment
Borough-wide

Staying put: Cosmos coach staying in Brooklyn

Long-time Cosmos coach Giovanni Savarese isn’t going anywhere, despite recent rumors, but that doesn’t mean the squad isn’t embracing change. Comment

Thursday, Aug. 3, 2017

Mean Streets

Crosswalk crisis on 86th Street

This intersection needs an intervention! Comments (1)
Standing O

Amazing teen starts non-profit

Teenage visionary launches organization to educate and empower youth on health issues. Comment
Party Line

Ridge Republican fiddles with Working Family line

He’s outta line! Comments (1)
Dining

Sunset suds! New brewery opening in Sunset Park

Try the new brew! Comment
Williamsburg

Ferry tale of North Williamsburg

Time for some northern exposure! Comments (1)
Flatlands ►Video

Police searching for serial robber

Cops are hunting for a gun-toting nogoodnik who went on a robbery spree in Flatlands and Sheepshead Bay on July 20. Comments (2)
Borough-wide

Teenaged boxer on the rise

He’s packing quite a punch — even as a teen. Comment

Wednesday, Aug. 2, 2017

Midwood

Senator Felder kills own bill to raise the Ocean Parkway speed limit

He took his foot off the gas! Comments (1)
Coney Island

Kids and pols celebrate new youth library in Coney Island

Come check this out! Comment
Gowanus

Adam’s family: Final MCA Day pays tribute to Adam Yauch

They’ll make some noise one more time! Comment
Bensonhurst

Brute knocks out man’s teeth and stabs him in the leg

Get ready for your weekly run down of crimes from Bensonhurst’s 62nd Precinct. Comment
Not for Nuthin’

Strap in for ‘Sharknado 5’

Oh double hell no! “Sharknado 5: Global Swarming” is blowing into your living room on Aug. 6. Comment
Borough-wide

Liftoff: Law & Tech hoops uses summer slate to prepare for winter

The Jets came up short of a city championship last year, but this year’s squad has its sights set on another run — and it begins over summer break. Comment
Borough-wide

Shooting star: Cosmos midfielder lifts squad to comeback win

Cosmos standout Eric Calvillo was an offensive force on July 29, finding the back of the net twice to lift his team to a 2–1 victory over Miami FC at MCU Park. Comment

Tuesday, Aug. 1, 2017

Marine Park

Stark parks: Local moms demand upgrades for neighborhood playgrounds

A group of local moms are livid that their neighborhood parks — IS 278 and Lenape Playground — are falling apart, with regularly clogged spray showers, uneven flooring, and chipped paint, and they’re demanding the city give the play-spaces a makeover before a kid trips and gets seriously hurt. Comment
Borough-wide

Not a shot! Anti-vax movement prompts Brooklynites to withhold inoculations from their pets

Call it an outbreak of stupidity. Comment
Sheepshead Bay

Sheepshead Bay man stabbed to death

Cops are hunting for the knife-wielding villain who fatally stabbed Sheepshead Bay resident Maxim Doukhan in broad daylight outside his Avenue Z apartment building on July 30. Comment
Sheepshead Bay

Woman rear-ends police car on Knapp Street

An allegedly overtired driver rear-ended a police car on Knapp Street on July 29, police said. Comment

Monday, July 31, 2017

Bay Ridge

Lettin’ the good times stroll on Third Avenue!

Summertime and the living is easy! Comment
Crown Heights

Out of the darkness: J’Ouvert parade pushed to daylight hours to mitigate violence

Call it seeing the light. Comment
Politics ►Video

Brooklyn Democratic Party finally passes (some) reforms

The Brooklyn Democratic Party took one small step towards progress. Comments (1)

Monday, July 17, 2017

Brooklyn Heights

Brooklyn developers honored at awards fête

This ceremony is on the up-and-up! Comment
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