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Tuesday, Sept. 12, 2017

Borough-wide

Your guide to the Bay Ridge, Bensonhurst, Dyker Heights, and Bath Beach Council race

Here are the candidates for Council you can vote for in today’s primary election Comment
Politics

Your 2017 Brooklyn District Attorney election guide

Here are the District Attorney candidates you can vote for today in the Primary Election. Comment
Williamsburg

Here’s the scoop: Food festival offers taste of northern nabes

Get a taste of the neighborhood! Comment

Monday, Sept. 11, 2017

We chatted with former Bay Ridge Councilman Sal Albanese about his run against Mayor DeBlasio. Here’s what he had to say. Comment
Park Slope

‘Annie’ time: Gallery Players aim to cheer with little orphan musical

The sun will come out — next weekend! Comment

Sunday, Sept. 10, 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…
Letters

Bring back ‘good sports’ to sports

Ed Greenspan, you and I have finally found something we both agree upon — the mess that professional baseball and other once-respected sports have become. It seems to me that, as the salaries of professional athletes keep going up, their morals keep going down and violence both on and off the field keeps increasing. Comments (1)

Friday, Sept. 8, 2017

Bay Ridge Nights

Bay Ridge is ready to chow down!

It’s a post-holiday weekend full of eats and entertainment in Bay Ridge, where barbecue, bread, music, and movies will abound! Comment
Bushwick

Blowing smoke: Swing band plays 1930s ‘marijuana jazz’

Swing your blues away! Comment
Bay Ridge

Our sit-down with Bay Ridge Council candidate John Quaglione

Republican Bay Ridge Council candidate John Quaglione met with the editors of Community News Group on Aug. 25 to discuss his campaign for the party’s nomination for the Ridge Council seat. The lifelong […] Comments (1)

Thursday, Sept. 7, 2017

A century-old problem has risen from the dead! Comment
Downtown

Bookmarked! Your guide to the Brooklyn Book Festival

The borough is getting lit! Comments (1)
Art

Off the clock: Artist queers ‘Clockwork Orange’ images

They are lovely pictures for you and your droogs. Comment
On her 100th birthday Ethel Berkowitz of Trump Village gets 100 cents and a visit from her local Councilman Comment
Bay Ridge

Our sit-down with Bay Ridge Council candidate Lucretia Regina-Potter

Republican Bay Ridge Council candidate Lucretia Regina-Potter sat down with Community News Group editors on Aug. 18 to discuss her campaign for the party’s nomination for the Ridge seat. The lifelong […] Comment

Wednesday, Sept. 6, 2017

Mill Basin

Police find body weighted with cinderblocks in Mill Basin marina

Police recovered the body of 35-year-old Carmine Carini Jr. from a Mill Basin marina on Sept. 2. Comment
Carroll Gardens

Havana sights: Artist debuts portraits of Cuban relations

They are portraits of the people. Comment
Bay Ridge

Our sit-down with Bay Ridge Council Candidate Nancy Tong

We had a chat with Bay Ridge Council candidate Nancy Tong. Here’s what she had to say. Comments (1)

Tuesday, Sept. 5, 2017

They’ve been there before. Comment
Sheepshead Bay

Locals still confused by double-double yellow lines

The pair of double-yellow lines down a stretch of Avenue U that was confusing motorists is finally complete — with short, diagonal markings painted down the middle — but that hasn’t made it any clearer to locals why the city put the strange markings on a narrow, single-lane street. Comments (2)

Monday, Sept. 4, 2017

Borough-wide

Happy Labor Day!

Borough-wide

Happy Labor Day!

It’s a great day to be in Brooklyn, whether you are whooping it up at Kings County’s 50th-annual West Indian Day Parade or toasting those hard workers who truly make our country great. We are off doing both, but come back tomorrow when we resume reporting the borough’s breaking news from our headquarters in America’s Downtown.

Friday, Sept. 1, 2017

It was one long Sunday dinner! Comment
Now it’s truly a day of rest. Comments (2)

Wednesday, Feb. 8, 2017

Marine Park

Scooter-riding thief swipes senior’s purse

Plus a host of other crimes from Marine Park’s 63rd Precinct. Comment

Wednesday, May 13, 2015

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