Tuesday, Feb. 14, 2017

Williamsburg ►Video

Stevens’ universe: Former ‘Blue’s Clues’ host rocks cosmic kids’ album with StevenSteven

He’s no longer playing the Blue’s. Comments (1)

Monday, Feb. 13, 2017

Clinton Hill

Rat tales: ‘Rodent Monologue’ shares story of the streets

She’s letting the rat out of the bag. Comment

Sunday, Feb. 12, 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!

Saturday, Feb. 11, 2017


What to read this week

Brooklyn booksellers give their top picks for what to read while you’re snowed in this weekend! Comment

Readers for — and not for — ‘Not For Nothin’

I have been reading [Joanna DelBuono’s] columns for years and find them very stimulating. Comments (1)

Friday, Feb. 10, 2017

Bay Ridge Nights

‘Walking’ and rockin’ in Bay Ridge

The Ridge is crawling with culture this weekend! Comment

Thursday, Feb. 9, 2017

Party Line

Muslim Democratic club leader is a vocal Trump supporter

Welcome to Trump’s America! Comments (25)
Fort Greene

Hope & borders: Musical follows a Somali refugee’s journey

The Muslim ban meets a Muslim band! Comments (1)
Standing O

Standing O is at it again!

Brooklynite and City University of New York School of Law dean Mary Lu Bilek was named one of the “Most Influential People in Legal Education.” Comment

Wednesday, Feb. 8, 2017

Coney Island

Zigun: ‘Coney Island must secede from the Union, and I’m the man to lead it’

And he says he’s taking Sea Gate with him whether they like it or not. Comments (1)
Marine Park

Locals demand stop to scofflaw development

Marine Parkers are demanding the city crack down on illegal and unsafe construction sites after inspectors halted work at an Avenue T home because of numerous safety violations. Comments (6)
Mean Streets ►Video

Radars of the lost park: Activists tracking car speeds in Prospect

They feel the need — the need to monitor speed! Comment
Marine Park ►Video

Survival of the lit-est: Marine Parkers learn to make fire the old-school way

They did start the fire! Comment

The best Valentine’s events in Brooklyn

Cupid is as Cupid does. Comment
Not for Nuthin’

Super Bowl ads too preachy

Our columnist sermonizes. Comments (2)

Football family: E-Hall trio goes from Flatbush to Stony Brook together

Dutchmen standouts Oniel Stanbury, Selwin Wilks, and Jahquel Webb played four years of high-school football together — now they’re playing together in college. Comment

Learning Curve: Bushwick native’s determination leads to dominant hoops career

Iona College standout Jon Severe is alwasy ready to learn something new, especially if it helps him become a better basketball player. Comment

Tuesday, Feb. 7, 2017

Park Slope

For whom the bridge tolls: Brooklynites demand two-way fee on VZ — to keep New Jersey out

They want to build a wall — and make New Jersey pay for it! Comments (6)
Coney Island

More rides, attractions coming to Coney Island

They want to put even more “play” in the People’s Playground. Comments (1)

Bay Ridge protests pro-‘Muslim ban’ Rep. Donovan

They heckled him at a Chamber of Commerce breakfast about Trump’s impact on local business. Comments (13)

Gimme shelter!


Undocumented street homeless rising after Trump’s deportation order

They fear the city will blow the whistle on them if they enter the shelter system. Comments (2)

Lawyers to city: Stop searching homeless shelters for wanted criminals

They say the prospect of arrest is keeping the indigent from seeking help. Comment

LOOK OUT! Car flies through Canarsie fence

A car plowed through the wooden fence outside an Avenue N home after colliding with a truck on Feb. 4. Comment
Bay Ridge

Heated matchup! Super Bowl chili cook-off a hot ticket

This bowl game was on fire! Comment

Double-digit disappointment: Blackbirds give up lead, fall at home

They blew it. Comment
High School Sports

Dynamic duo: Loughlin’s stars fly past Christ the King

Markquis Nowell and Keith Williams were an offensive force to be reckoned with on Feb. 5, lifting Bishop Loughlin to an 88–72 victory over Christ the King. Comment
High School Sports

Cruise control: Law & Tech stays perfect with another lopsided win

Brooklyn Law & Tech grabbed an 88–67 victory on Feb. 3, taking down Eagle Academy II to improve to 16–0 in league play. Comment
High School Sports

Railsplitters roll past Queens in non-league tilt

They felt they made a statement. Comment

Monday, Feb. 6, 2017


St. Agatha School to close after 100 years, citing financial woes

They’re praying for a miracle. Comments (3)
Brighton Beach

Grocery store to replace shuttered Met Foods in Brighton Beach

It’s been five years since there was a supermarket there. Comment

Chicken dance! Boody students welcome Year of the Rooster with movement

Tweens said “ni hao” to the Chinese New Year during middle school David A. Boody’s celebration welcoming the Year of the Rooster on Feb. 2. Comment
Coney Island

Goooooal! Cosmos soccer team moving to MCU Park

Park honchos say the field and the views will be better than when they hosted the ill-fated Brooklyn Bolts football team. Comment

Friday, Feb. 3, 2017


Closed borders, bodegas: Yemeni workers protest ‘Muslim ban’

Talk about bodega heroes! Comments (1)

Here’s why El Chapo isn’t being held in Brooklyn

Brooklyn may be trying him, but it can’t hold him. Comment
Sheepshead Bay

MTA ignores panel’s plea for Sheepshead Bay station elevator

Need a lift? Comments (2)

Curious Georgetown


Georgetown on my mind!

#GeorgetownExists Comment

Georgetown, a visitors’ guide

I’m gonna let you in on a little real-estate secret. You ready? One word: “Georgetown.” Comments (1)

Feel the learn! Bernie Sanders will be Brooklyn College commencement speaker

Sen. Bernie Sanders is finally getting a degree from Brooklyn College — 58 years after he enrolled! Comments (1)

Wednesday, May 7, 2014

Bay Ridge

Fuming cabbie and pals beat up man who can’t afford fare

The attack leads this week’s 68th Precinct police blotter. Comment

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