Monday, Sept. 18, 2017

Sunday, Sept. 17, 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! Comment

Saturday, Sept. 16, 2017


What to read this week

Brooklyn booksellers give their top picks. Comment

Friday, Sept. 15, 2017

Bay Ridge Nights

Bay Ridge is full of kid stuff

There is fun for the whole family this weekend in Bay Ridge! Comment

In the black


Disk connection: Film Noir Cinema still rents movies, hosts shows

The video store is not dead! Comment
Coney Island

Taking out the trash: Funds for new street sweeps in Bensonhurst and Bath Beach

Councilman Mark Treyger (D–Coney Island) has added two more thoroughfares to the list of streets in the 47th District that will receive increased cleaning services, joining six other roadways already enjoying the additional cleanup. Comment

Sound Off To The Editor

Absolutely ridiculous to give all New York City students free lunch. Those students whose parents can readily afford to pay for their children’s lunch should do so. By doing this, we are setting up a real welfare state. To avoid children being stigmatized for being eligible for free lunch, this problem could easily be solved by assigning all students computerized cards indicating privately which child is eligible for free lunch and those who are not. Comments (1)

Sept. 11 Remembrances

Coney Island

‘Night Before’ ceremony at MCU Park honors the fallen of Sept. 11

It was a moving night for a community seeking comfort. Comment
Bay Ridge

Ridgites remember Sept. 11 at 69th St. Pier ceremony

It was a night to remember. Comment

Thursday, Sept. 14, 2017


Forgotten son: Care center waited days to tell Sheepshead mom her still-missing adult child disappeared

A Gravesend adult-care facility with a history of losing patients did not tell a woman her son was missing for nearly a week after he disappeared, and he still has not turned up. Comments (5)
Mill Basin

Royal mess: State asking for comment on finishing Kings Plaza cleanup

It’s a cleanup fit for a king. Comments (1)

False flags: Flying fabric shows Gowanus as clear blue sky

Call it sludgie in the sky. Comment
Spin Cycle

Let’s be prepared for the next hurricane

This week, our columnist says it is time we make sure the city becomes storm-proof. Comment

Here they are! Your 2017 Clonie Awards

Let’s face it. The Cyclones stunk it up this year. But somebody has to win. Comment
Brooklyn Heights

Bourne in Brooklyn: Matt Damon allegedly buying Brooklyn Heights condo at record price

Get your “Welcome, Matt” ready! Comment

Wednesday, Sept. 13, 2017

Primary 2017


Primary Election round-up

See who won what where, right here. Comment

Police arrest woman in connection to stabbing of her boyfriend

Cops cuffed a woman for allegedly stabbing her boyfriend inside her Avenue J home on Sept. 10. Comment
Marine Park

Marine Park comes together to remember 9/11 16 years later

They will never forget. Comment
Sheepshead Bay

Cops searching for ruffian who shot 25-year-old

Cops are hunting for the bruiser who shot a 25-year-old near a public housing complex on Avenue W on Sept. 9. Comment

Gene therapy: Get a final dose of the Eugene Mirman Comedy Festival

He loves you, but he’s chosen Massachusetts. Comment

Tuesday, Sept. 12, 2017

Bay Ridge

Voters pick Brannan and Quaglione to face off in 43rd-District Council race

Primary voters in the 43rd Council District picked Democrat Justin Brannan and Republican John Quaglione to face off in the Nov. 7 general election for the open Council seat. Comment
Kensington ►Video

Actual cat burglar strikes Kensington! Kitten swiped from local convenience store

A cat-napper is on the prowl! Comment
Dyker Heights

Inferno in Dyker Heights

Firefighters extinguished a blaze that chased residents from a two-family home in Dyker Heights on Monday night. No injuries were reported. Comments (2)
Sheepshead Bay ►Video

Feds charge men with arson in last year’s Voorhies Avenue blaze

Federal prosecutors charged four men with ties to an Eastern European mafia and a local crime ring for starting the raging inferno in a Voorhies Avenue apartment building last year that sent about half-a-dozen people to the hospital and left families homeless. Comments (1)
Bay Ridge

Ridgite preaches the power of the pencil

He’s No. 1 in No. 2 — pencils! Comments (3)

Monday, Sept. 11, 2017


Old Kosciuszko Bridge will come down on Sept. 24

It’s about to blow! Comments (1)
Windsor Terrace

Higher ground: Lush lawn planted atop Windsor Terrace library

It’s sprouting in the sky! Comment
Old School

Quick! Get to Quickly Fix before it closes!

A beloved watch shop in Kings Plaza Mall is closing soon. Comments (1)

Friday, Sept. 8, 2017


Police: Scammers target small businesses; threated to kill power

Don’t believe your caller id! Comment
Coney Island

Winning by a whisker: Coney Island’s annual mustache competition

Talk about hair-raising! Comment

Thursday, Sept. 7, 2017

Bay Ridge

Ridgites flock to the first day of school!

It was back to school day in Bay Ridge! Comments (6)

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