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Saturday, June 2, 2018

Books

Beach reading: Booksellers give us a summer reading list

As you prepare for the beach, pick up some thrillers, light reading, and erudite entertainment! Comment

Friday, June 1, 2018

Trade in your Netflix queue for popcorn in the park! Our guide has now been updated with Alamo’s “Outer Space Outdoors,” Brooklyn Bridge Park’s “Movies with a View,” and Nitehawk’s “Summer Movies Under the Stars” in Prospect Park. Comment

Tuesday, May 22, 2018

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Rock the boats! Five ways to get on the waves this summer

We’re going to need a summer boat! The waterways of Brooklyn are filled with boating activities, and if you want to get out on the water, there are plenty of paddling options. Comment

Monday, May 21, 2018

It is time for Shakespeare in the parks! This summer, the green spaces of Kings County will be filled with fairies, lost princesses, and star-crossed lovers! Read on to plan your summer of culture! Comment
Nerd is the Word! Comment

Friday, May 18, 2018

Coney Island

Locals to city: Clean coney creek!

Coney Island

Locals to city: Clean coney creek!

They hate that dirty water! Comment
The music scene is hot this summer! Brooklyn’s brutal winter is finally over, so it is time to get outside and hear some music! We have pored over the many offerings and distilled a dozen must-see concerts happening in the borough this summer. Comment
Hundreds of Brooklynites waived Palestinian flags and held signs reading “right to return” and other slogans at a pro-Palestinian protest in Bay Ridge on Monday — hours after the United States opened its embassy in Jerusalem, and Israeli soldiers opened fire on Palestinian demonstrators at the border with Gaza. Comments (3)
This Memorial Day in Bay Ridge, they’ll strike up the bands — all 18 of them. The 151st annual Kings County Memorial Day Parade — the oldest continuous large city Memorial Day march in the U.S. — is set to step off Monday, May 28, at 11 am from 78th Street and Third Ave. Lieutenant General Robert L. Caslen, Jr., Superintendent of the United States Military Academy at West Point, will serve as Grand Marshal for the 2018 parade Comment
Bay Ridge Nights

Get ready for a Viking invasion of Bay Ridge!

Get ready to face some hairy situations this weekend in the Ridge! Comment

Thursday, May 17, 2018

Coney Island

Locals: Landmarking of Coney Boardwalk falls short

It would be a nice idea — if it actually protected the wood. Comments (6)
Standing O

Standing O is at it again!

Standing O

Standing O is at it again!

Brooklyn’s biggest booster is boosting bigger and better than ever. Comment

Wednesday, May 16, 2018

He went from camera shy to camera ready. Comments (4)
Crime

Former officer at Sunset Park jail convicted on 23 counts of sexually abusing female inmates

A corrections officer at the federal Metropolitan Detention Center in Sunset Park was found guilty on 23 counts of sexual abuse in Brooklyn federal court on May 14. Comment
Come along for the new ride! Comment
This team is running places! Comment
The Butcher of Flatbush Ave. Extension

Darkest ‘Night’: A too-somber Shakespeare comedy

The Butcher of Flatbush Ave. Extension

Darkest ‘Night’: A too-somber Shakespeare comedy

It’s an error of a comedy! Comment

Tuesday, May 15, 2018

It was a funky shh-indig! Comment
This beach needed to wash up! Comment

Monday, May 14, 2018

These kids dance to their own tune! Comment
Flatlands

Waitress sentenced for stealing more than $400,000 from elderly customer

A Flatlands waitress convicted of stealing hundreds of thousands of dollars from an elderly regular at her diner has been sentenced to up to nine years in prison, according to the district attorney’s office. Comment
It was a day at the beach! Comment
Bay Ridge

Ridge cyclist in serious condition after hit by driver

A man is in serious condition at Lutheran Hospital after a woman struck him on his bicycle at Ridge Boulevard and 73rd Street in Bay Ridge on May 10. Comments (1)
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