Wednesday, Feb. 22, 2017

The atmosphere will be electric! Comment

Tuesday, Feb. 21, 2017

Fort Greene

Touch screens: Interactive art show for kids comes to BAM

Talk about techno music! Comment

Monday, Feb. 20, 2017

Brews clues


Room with a brew: Lineup brewing launches new beer and tasting spot

She’ll do the voodoo that she brews so well! Comment

County of kegs: New York City Beer Week stays in Brooklyn

Brooklyn’s got buzz! Comment

Saturday, Feb. 18, 2017

Spin Cycle

It’s time to boycott the Knicks — and James Dolan

How do we fix the problem at Madison Square Garden? By hitting it in the pocketbook, says our columnist. Comment

Friday, Feb. 17, 2017

Bay Ridge Nights

The rock keeps rolling in the Ridge

This weekend has a solid foundation of rock, roll, soul, and rhythm & blues. Comment

Thursday, Feb. 16, 2017

Bay Ridge

Ridge mailman mugger caught

Bay Ridge

Ridge mailman mugger caught

Cops say they picked him up the next day, allegedly stealing mail at the same intersection where he robbed the postal worker. Comment
Standing O

What an inspiration!

Brooklyn native Joanne Sylvestre uses her life lessons to help other minority women excel in the healthcare field. Comment
Talk about a variety show! Comment
Prospect Heights

’Cast away! Podcasting pro offers advice for comedy shows

She talks funny. Comment
High School Sports

Taking off: Law & Tech grabs win over Robeson in boro quarters

The Jets held on for a 73–70 victory on Feb. 14, taking down a AA-division school as junior guard Larry Moreno hit his shooting stride behind the arc. Comment

Wednesday, Feb. 15, 2017

Talk about an alteration! Comment
Party Line

Rift deepens between Dem Party boss, G’point pol

Bigwig Frank Seddio is trying to oust one of his own district leaders for not toeing the party line. Comments (3)
They’re the merchants of doomed! Comments (1)
It’s not for you, grandpa! Comment
Not for Nuthin’

Jo wants to bring back the three R’s

Teachers from elementary school through college are telling students how to distinguish between factual and fictional news — and why they should care that there’s a difference.” This is the opening lede in an Associated Press item I saw the other day in the New York Post. Comment
High School Sports

Former players working to honor Fort Ham hoops legend

They’re raising money to rename the basketball court in honor of long-time coach Ken Kerns. Comment

Doing Moore: Former Nazareth star finds footing at South Carolina

Bianca Cuevas-Moore was an offensive force during her time at Nazareth, now the junior guard is trying her best to do the same at South Carolina. Comment

Tuesday, Feb. 14, 2017


Two Southern Brooklyn precincts lead city in crime reduction


Two Southern Brooklyn precincts lead city in crime reduction

And Coney Island had its safest year since cops started keeping track in the ’90s! Comments (1)

Police impersonators tied to robbery string

Police are searching for two fraudsters who pranced around Flatbush, Sheepshead Bay, and Gravesend pretending to be cops so they could steal victim’s phones and wallets in late December and early January. Comment
The key can open any box along the carrier’s route, officials said. Comment
The Vikings invaded! Comments (2)
Give peace a chants! Comments (1)

Ringside in Brooklyn

Germaine de Randamie ignored the dissapointed crowd at Barclays Center and took down Holly Holm to clinch the first-ever women’s featherweight title. Comment

Williamsburg designer inks special-edition shirts for fights at Barclays

Talk about mixed martial arts! Comment
He’s already forgotten what happened. Comment

Monday, Feb. 13, 2017


Pol made up Brooklyn’s
9-11 connection to defend Trump travel ban

State Sen. Marty Golden went on the radio and said several hijakers lived in Bay Ridge — but a 600-page Federal report says otherwise. Comments (11)
Party Line

‘Trivial’ pursuit! Harassment of Gentile staffer was ‘petty’ and ‘trivial’: city lawyers

A former staffer to Councilman Vincent Gentile (D–Bay Ridge) who is accusing his colleagues of bullying him by leaving mutilated stuffed animals on his desk and publicly mocking his Asperger’s Syndrome doesn’t have a leg to stand on, city lawyers are arguing. Comments (6)
A pregnant woman rushed to a Canarsie hospital on Feb. 8 — only to look down and discover she’d given birth to a baby girl on the way! Comment

Friday, Feb. 10, 2017

Fluff pieces

Coney Island ►Video

The Fast & the Furious: MCU Drift

Coney Island ►Video

The Fast & the Furious: MCU Drift

Drivers go nuts for donuts in snowy parking lot. Comments (3)

Soft news! How Brooklyn spent its snow day


Soft news! How Brooklyn spent its snow day

Hey Brooklyn, we see you out there shovelling your walk, breaking out the sleds, and chucking snowballs. Here’s what your neighbors were up to during Winter Storm Niko. Comment
Give ’em a pad on the back. Comment
Coney Island

Grin and bear it! Polar Bears take mid-storm dip

Coney Island

Grin and bear it! Polar Bears take mid-storm dip

They stormed the beaches! Comment

Brute shoots Bensonhurst senior dead

Then he stole the victim’s car and dumped it in Brownsville. Comment
He’s a modern-day Ralph Kramden. Comments (7)
Talk about overdue books! Comment

Thursday, Feb. 9, 2017

We’re reporting live all day! Comment
Borough-wide ►Video

Reporter talks Trump and homelessness on Bric TV

Borough-wide ►Video

Reporter talks Trump and homelessness on Bric TV

Click through for the video! Comment
Marine Park

Pen pals! Paper’s letters-page mainstay wants to start in-person forum

An avid Courier Life reader wants to bring our “Sound off to the Editor” section to life! Comment
Call it Coney’s Iditarod. Comment
These performers must have been right at home in Coney Island! Comments (1)

This week’s featured advertisers

See all ads
Schneps Community News Group

Keep it local!

Stay in touch with your community. Subscribe to our free newsletter: