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Tuesday, Feb. 28, 2017

Fred Trump is the villain in this “Little Mermaid” musical. Comments (4)

Monday, Feb. 27, 2017

Williamsburg

Plays together: Married playwrights debut two new comedies

Here are a couple of playwrights you should see. Comment

Sunday, Feb. 26, 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! Comment

Saturday, Feb. 25, 2017

Letters

Rep. Dan Donovan takes heat from readers

Rep. Dan Donovan’s (R–Bay Ridge) support of some of President Trump’s more controversial policy moves has angered the liberals in his district. Several have protested the freshman lawmaker, and now they’re writing us letters. Comments (7)

Friday, Feb. 24, 2017

Bay Ridge Nights

The Ridge is going highbrow

Spend a sophisticated weekend in the Ridge! Comment

Thursday, Feb. 23, 2017

And they came armed with stuffed animals. Comments (3)
Party Line

Mud-slinging in Bay Ridge’s Council race

Republican hopeful Bob Capano says Democratic opponent Justin Brannan is breaking campaign finance law, but Brannan is accusing Capano of pushing “alternate facts.” Comments (6)
Fashion

‘FIT’ for a Kings County: Fashion Institute of Technology to hold classes in Brooklyn

These classes are tailor-made for Brooklyn. Comment
Park Slope

Off the press: Gallery raises cash to protect reporters

They are sending a message. Comment

Mardi parties

They’re hungry for king cake! Comment
Lent it all hang out! Comment
Standing O

Standing O check’s the team

Checkmate and kudos to the members of the Brooklyn Technical High School Chess Team on its first-ever win at the City Chess Championship games. Comment
Borough-wide

Move to Brooklyn a lifeline for Cosmos captain

An uncertain offseason was like a rollercoaster ride for leader Carlos Mendes Comments (1)

Wednesday, Feb. 22, 2017

Dyker Heights

Protestors slam Rep. Donovan outside Dyker office

Dyker Heights

Protestors slam Rep. Donovan outside Dyker office

Protestors clogged 13th Avenue in front of Rep. Dan Donovan’s (R–Bay Ridge) Dyker Heights office on Tuesday demanding the legislator meet with his constituents and defend his controversial support of President Trump’s immigration ban and congressional Republicans’ quest to undo the Affordable Care Act. Comments (15)
They’re taking aim at Bensonhurst. Comments (3)
Borough-wide

Horsing around! Mini-pony visits local seniors

Borough-wide

Horsing around! Mini-pony visits local seniors

A miniature therapy horse trotted into the Boro Park Center on Feb. 20 to brighten up seniors’ day with some love from the fluffy foal. Comment
Not for Nuthin’

In Jo’s New York: Degradable bags and zero tolerance for drunk driving

I have several points to ponder this week. Comments (1)
Lady Wolves junior point guard Asianae Johnson is the team’s glue this postseason. Comment
It was his best move yet. Comment

Tuesday, Feb. 21, 2017

Crime

Theives boxing in boro businessmen to rob them

A trio of armed robbers is targeting well-heeled businessmen for dramatic heists on Brooklyn streets. Comments (1)
Volunteers handed out dozens of stuffed animals, cards, and toiletries to vets at the Brooklyn Veterans Affairs Hospital on Feb. 14. Comment
The Long Island University men’s basketball team bent, but it never broke. Comment
There wasn’t ever any doubt. Comment
Borough-wide

Five Borough Wrestling brings smackdown to Brooklyn

It’s Brooklyn’s WrestleMania! Comment

Monday, Feb. 20, 2017

Talk about a pipe dream. Comments (1)

State senators in the crosshairs

Sen. Jesse Hamilton, they are waiting on 42nd Street for you. Comments (1)
Flatbush

State Sen. Parker under fire for ‘accidentally’ voting to ban sanctuary cities

He says he was at a wedding when the vote happened so got marked down as “yes.” Comments (2)
Marine Park

Arrest in Kings Plaza hit-and-run

Cops cuffed a 25-year-old Flatbush man who allegedly hit two Flatlands residents with an unlicensed livery vehicle — killing one — near Kings Plaza in August. Comments (3)
Bay Ridge

Locals to city: ‘Fix dangerous steps’

Bay Ridge

Locals to city: ‘Fix dangerous steps’

Call it the stairway to hell. Comment

Friday, Feb. 17, 2017

Immigrants in Sunset Park and Bay Ridge shuttered their storefronts and stayed home from work on Thursday as part of a national protest against President Trump administration’s policies toward immigrants. Comments (6)
A New Jersey-based financial company cheated 9-11 heroes out of millions of dollars owed to them for compensation and health care for injuries related to the 2001 terrorist attacks, according to New York Attorney General Eric Schneiderman and federal watchdogs. Comments (1)
She was the queen of Kings Theatre. Comments (2)

Thursday, Feb. 16, 2017

Georgetown

Two charged in correx officer’s murder

Prosecutors charged a 35-year-old Kensington man with the murder of Corrections Officer Alastasia Bryan, his ex-girlfriend, on Feb. 15. Comment
And the iconic Coney Island amusement has a starring role. Comment
Marine Park

City’s snow pile blocks park entrance

Sanitation workers piled snow onto handicap parking spaces and in front of one of Marine Park’s wheelchair-accessible entrances Comment
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