Tuesday, Aug. 29, 2017

This is where the Wild Things are! Comment

Monday, Aug. 28, 2017

Carnival cruise!

Crown Heights

Milestone march: Caribbean carnival and parade turns 50!

Brooklyn’s biggest parade goes gold! Comments (3)
Prospect Heights

Pan-tastic! Steel drum bands ready for showdown

Prospect Heights

Pan-tastic! Steel drum bands ready for showdown

It’s the battle of the pans! Comment

Sunday, Aug. 27, 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! Read more…
Rhymes with Crazy

Meet Gus, the boy who fell in love with Siri

No, he’s not “normal,” but so what. Comment

Too much building, too little parking

When I picked up the Bay News last Friday, I was appalled by the cover headline, “Killed for a spot.” Right next to it was another headline, “Zone-busting development still stalled.” These headlines sum up two major problems in Southern Brooklyn: Over-development and not enough parking. Comments (3)

Friday, Aug. 25, 2017

Bay Ridgites seeking a sight of the solar eclipse flocked to the American Veterans Memorial Pier at Bay Ridge Ave. and Shore Road on Tuesday just in time for the peak viewing at 2:44 pm. Comment
Park Slope

Taking mom and pop to court: Lawyers using federal law to serially sue local small businesses

Call it a legal assault on the little guy. Comments (1)
Bay Ridge

Our sit-down with Bay Ridge Council candidate Kevin Peter Carroll

Democratic Bay Ridge Council candidate Kevin Peter Carroll met with Community News Group editors on Aug. 18 to discuss his campaign for the party’s nod for the Ridge seat. The 64th Assembly district […] Comments (11)
They’re raising the roof! Comment
Bay Ridge Nights

Bay Ridge is ready for a fight!

Hello, Bay Ridge! Comment

Thursday, Aug. 24, 2017

Fort Hamilton

Narrows Community Theater goes under the sea

Fort Hamilton

Narrows Community Theater goes under the sea

They’re part of your world! Comments (1)
The sculptures may get washed away, but the fun lives on! Comment
Rep. Yvette Clarke (D–Flatbush) intensified her campaign to rename streets in Fort Hamilton named after Confederate generals Robert E. Lee and Stonewall Jackson when she introduced federal legislation last week to rename any military properties and installations honoring Confederate soldiers and generals. Comments (11)
It really is the Dog Day of summer! Comment
Standing O

Planting the seeds for teens’ graduation in urban farming program

Students in Kingsborough Community College’s Science Innovation Initiative pitched their concepts for virtual businesses in food and farming, which they developed based on their studies at the school’s urban farm. Comment

Wednesday, Aug. 23, 2017


An apology from the Community News Group

Last week, a piece written by columnist Joanna DelBuono addressed the controversial and emotional issue of Confederate statues and was published with an inappropriate and unnecessarily inflammatory headline. The result was something that does not reflect the views and values of Community News Group, and management subsequently decided to remove the column from the site. Read more…
All eyes were on the sky! Comment
Bay Ridge

Our sit-down with Bay Ridge Council candidate Justin Brannan

We had a chat with the candidate for Vincent Gentile’s Council seat at our office last week. Here’s what he had to say. Comments (14)
Greenwood Heights

American gothic: Macabre tunes at Battle of Brooklyn event

Call them the band of the battle! Comment

Police: Man slaps niece, steals her cellphone

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

Tuesday, Aug. 22, 2017

They had a ball by the Baordwalk! Comment
Call it an oldie but a goodie. Comment

Kids enjoy Family Fun Day in Canarsie Park

They put the fun in Family Fun Day! Comments (1)

Monday, Aug. 21, 2017


Sunset Playground reopens after renovation, expansion

Residents and local officials gathered at Sunset Playground to cut the ribbon to open the new-and-improved playground to the neighborhood’s youngsters on Aug. 17. Comment

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