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Tuesday, April 3, 2018

This cartoon festival is growing up! Comment

Monday, April 2, 2018

This exhibit is a dream come true! Comment
Marine Park

Marine Park hockey game benefits blind kids and their families

Local puck jockeys battled for trophies and bragging rights at a hockey game and fund-raiser for Parents of Blind Children of New York on March 24 at Aviator Sports Center. Comment

Sunday, April 1, 2018

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! Comments (1)
Borough-wide

Much-discussed, now this bus is a must

Since my last letter regarding the B82 Select Bus Service, the Department of Transportation has finally begun to implement the project. It has started to fix sidewalks so that new bus shelters, ticket machines and muni-meters could be installed. The bus route is estimated to launch as soon as July, and hopefully it will! Comments (1)

Saturday, March 31, 2018

Books

What to read this week

Brooklyn booksellers give their top picks. Comment

Friday, March 30, 2018

Months after the mayor promised to finish repairing homes damaged by Hurricane Sandy, the work still isn’t completed, and some of what has been done was rushed and defective, according to locals at a heated town hall at in Gerritsen Beach on March 22. Comment
They’re putting the brakes on the bike lane! Comments (2)

Bunny business

Youngsters jumped in line to meet the Easter Bunny at Washington Park near Park Slope’s Old Stone House museum on Saturday, but some tots were not hoppy at all after face time with the festive rabbit, according to one mom. Comment
Event

Hop to it! An eggs-austive list of Easter hunts in Brooklyn

We have hunted down all of the festive egg searches happening in Brooklyn this weekend! Comments (1)
Brooklyn Heights ►Video

Meet the folks: Brooklyn Folk Festival celebrates 10 years!

Brooklyn Heights ►Video

Meet the folks: Brooklyn Folk Festival celebrates 10 years!

It’s great music, folks. Comment
Bay Ridge Nights

Bay Ridge has fun with a bun

Get ready for a sugar-fueled Easter weekend in Bay Ridge! Comment

Thursday, March 29, 2018

Greenwood Heights

Groundbreaking graves: Cemetery tour will highlight pioneering women

They were women ahead of their time. Comment
Call it an intersection intervention. Comments (1)
Party Line

Golden nixes tarnished staffer

State Sen. Marty Golden (R–Bay Ridge) axed his longtime staffer for sharing posts on social media comparing Democrats and survivors of the February Parkland shooting to Nazis. Comment
They’re rolling in dough! Comment
Standing O

Youngsters mark Black History in poetry and song

Students at Success Academy Cobble Hill celebrated the contributions of black Americans in warfare with poems and songs during a Black History Month celebration at the school Comment
The Right View

Going to extremes: These proposed laws stink!

There oughta not be a law! Comment

Wednesday, March 28, 2018

This yoga’s for beginners — of life! Comment
Bensonhurst

Man wanted in assaults of two women in Bensonhurst

Police are asking the public to help them identify a man who they say assaulted a woman and a girl in two separate incidents just minutes apart on 18th Avenue in Bensonhurst on March 23. Comment
Coney Island

Coney Island fund-raiser raises money for Mermaid Parade and sideshows at neighborhood landmark

They set the stage for the summer! Comment

Tuesday, March 27, 2018

It was their lucky day! Comments (1)
Sheepshead Bay

Police search for woman who allegedly stole thousands from senior

Police are asking for help locating a woman they say cashed thousands of dollars worth of fraudulent checks drawn from an elderly woman’s account. Comment
Call these girls Vi-queens! Comment

Monday, March 26, 2018

Catholic Charities must allow the Narrows Senior Center in Dyker Heights’ Angel Guardian home to stay through the end of their lease, and the city must quickly landmark the block-sized complex to save it from demolition, according to the center stalwarts who rallied at the property for a second time on March 23. Comments (1)
Dining

Mangia en espanol! New pasta spot has Spanish flare

It’s not your nonna’s cooking! Comment
The Department of Transportation must put the brakes on plans to install bus-only lanes on Kings Highway between McDonald and Ocean avenue that will hurt the economy and make an untenable parking situation even worse, local pols said this week. Comments (18)
Windsor Terrace

Grace period: Diocese extends deadline for abuse victims to apply for compensation

Locals sexually abused by Catholic clergy in the Diocese of Brooklyn have one more week to apply for the fund set up to compensate those victims. Comment

Friday, March 23, 2018

Coney Island

Police looking for Coney slasher

Police are on the hunt for a man who allegedly slashed a young woman in the face multiple times outside a McDonald’s on Mermaid Avenue on Feb. 9. Comments (1)
Flatlands

Deadly crash in Flatlands

An elderly woman was killed when a driver backed up into her on Utica Avenue on March 15. Comment
A group of merrymakers flocked to Grand Army Plaza on Tuesday for a crack at a hard-boiled challenge — balancing 360 eggs upright atop the rough-hewn stone surrounding the oval’s Bailey Fountain. Comment
Transit

Train drain: F, J service axed in parts of boro this weekend

The weekend commute is totally F’d. Comment
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