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Friday, Oct. 26, 2018

Spooklyn!

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Your guide to Boo-klyn’s best!

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Your guide to Boo-klyn’s best!

The season of spooks and spirits is upon us! If you want to survive the upcoming plague of ghouls and zombies, you need a plan! So consult this list of upcoming eerie events, starting 13 days before Halloween. Comments (1)
The Brooklyn housing market is always scary, but at Halloween, the haunted houses become terrifying! Here are three homes haunted by spirits that you can visit during the spooky season. Comment

Tuesday, Oct. 23, 2018

This trombonist has made some horny music!. Comment

Sunday, Oct. 21, 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! Read more…
Borough-wide

Seeking justice for the Justices

For better or worse, Brett Kavanaugh has been sworn in as the 114th Justice of the U.S. Supreme Court, after a reputable psychologist, Dr. Christine Ford, charged that he raped her while he was in prep school. It is clear that she passed a polygraph [lie detector] test, but Dr. Ford suffered lapses of memory which hurt her credibility. Comment

Saturday, Oct. 20, 2018

Books

Weekend Reads: Booksellers give us their recommendations

Brooklyn booksellers give their top picks for Oct. 20. Comment

Friday, Oct. 19, 2018

Downtown

Boro goes ‘Clear’: DA expands program offering some suspects caught with drugs counseling instead of possible jail time

Many suspects busted on low-level narcotics-possession charges across Kings County will now get a chance to participate in counseling programs in exchange for avoiding community service and potential jail time, according to the borough’s top prosecutor. Comment
The city’s first shelter catering specifically to Muslim women and children experiencing domestic violence opened in Southern Brooklyn in August. The shelter’s director — a Muslim woman herself — said the Asiyah Women’s Center aims to raise awareness about the problem of domestic violence within the Muslim community and support Muslim women in a safe space as they seek to rebuild their lives. Comment
Event

Cycling for a cure: Three Guys from Brooklyn co-owner riding in Bike MS to honor late father

A co-owner of a beloved Brooklyn grocery store is hopping on his bike along with hundreds of other cyclists this Sunday for a 50-mile trek across the city to raise awareness and funds for multiple sclerosis. Comment
These machines are on a roll! Comment
A group of self-proclaimed witches will gather in Bushwick on Saturday to perform what they described as a “punitive” hex on Supreme Court Justice Brett Kavanaugh, weeks after 50 United States senators voted to confirm him to the nation’s highest court despite multiple women accusing the judge of sexual assault. Comment
In his new column, arts editor Bill Roundy picks five of the best things to do this week. And this week, women are killing it! Comment
It was a hero’s tribute. Comment
In September and October at Coney Island Hospital, they don’t call the middle day of the week Wednesday — they call it “Pink Wednesday.” Comment

Thursday, Oct. 18, 2018

Party Line

Golden defends staffer with gang ties

He’s a Proud Boy and a Golden boy! Comments (9)
The city wants locals to stop taking trash about its newest waste transfer station in Gravesend. Comments (1)
Standing O

Diapers, and onesies, and blankies! Oh My!

To raise awareness of the high infant mortality rates in Central Brooklyn moms-to-be were treated to the third “Shower2Empower” baby fest held at the Wyckoff House Museum in East Flatbush. Comment
It was a procession of paws! Comment

Wednesday, Oct. 17, 2018

Borough-wide

Third suspect identified in violent Marine Park home invasion

Police have identified the third suspect in the violent home invasion that took place in Marine Park on Oct. 8. Comment
Marine Park

Sneak swipes woman’s purse

Plus a host of other crimes from Marine Park’s 63rd Precinct. Comment
Borough-wide

Canarsie honors one of its bravest sons

He was born a leader, and he died with honor. Comment
It’s a tale of two Syrias. Comment
She puts the “fun” in funeral home! Comments (1)

Tuesday, Oct. 16, 2018

Flatlands

Man wanted for exposing himself, yelling obscenities at pediatricians’ office

Police are seeking the public’s help to identify a man who allegedly exposed himself and yelled obscenities at a pediatric clinic on Avenue N on Sept. 24. Comment
They embraced the spirit of the season. Comment
He’s only a few notes from fame. Comment

Monday, Oct. 15, 2018

Coney Island

Coney Island community board committees vote down proposed Surf Ave. development

It was a vote of nein. Comments (1)
Mean Streets

Police: Driver smashes SUV into parked cars, flips it, then flees D’Park scene

Cops are looking for the driver of a sport-utility vehicle who on Saturday smashed the car into two others parked on a residential Ditmas Park street, flipping it, and then fled the scene. Comment
Sheepshead Bay

Motorist fatally strikes Sheepshead Bay woman

A motorist fatally struck a Sheepshead Bay woman crossing Nostrand Avenue on Oct. 11. Comments (1)

Friday, Oct. 12, 2018

Marine Park

Burned: Kings Plaza bigwigs slapped with violations for illegally storing unregistered cars in garage

Kings Plaza is feeling the heat after last month’s garage fire. Comments (2)
Sheepshead Bay

Sheepshead Bay man charged with spree of bodega and gas station robberies

They’re literally making a federal case of it. Comment
A team of Frenchmen opened a new indoor soccer facility last month in Sunset Park that boasts ten fields and two rooftop lounges with views of the distant isle of Manhattan. Comment

Thursday, Oct. 11, 2018

Crown Heights

City sanitation driver cuffed for hitting and killing man while going wrong way on one-way street

Police arrested a Department of Sanitation driver who hit and killed a man in Crown Heights after turning his city garbage truck the wrong way on a one-way street early Thursday morning. Comment
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