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Monday, Nov. 19, 2018

DUMBO

Ice cream bar: New Oddfellows in Dumbo plans to serve booze

Everyone screams for ice cream! And for beer! Comment

Sunday, Nov. 18, 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

Mixed reactions to Golden’s refusal to concede

Our readers weighed in on Marty Golden’s refusal to concede his seat after his Democratic challenger Andrew Gounardes declared victory in the Nov. 6 general election and more in this week’s Letters to the Editor. Comment

Saturday, Nov. 17, 2018

Books

Weekend Reads: Booksellers give us their recommendations

Brooklyn booksellers give their top picks for Nov. 17. Comment

Friday, Nov. 16, 2018

The borough gets artsy this week! Comment

Thursday, Nov. 15, 2018

They want this hotel developer to check out! Comments (1)
A new mixed-use development will bring more than 130 below-market-rate apartments to Coney Island when it opens early next year, according to a rep for its developer, Georgica Green Ventures. Comment
Order up while you can! Comment
He is taking it to the street! Comment
The Clinton Hill school welcomed its new head, Frances Bronet, with a lively inauguration. Comment

Wednesday, Nov. 14, 2018

Politics

Bklyn pol pushing to axe Public Advocate office

A Bensonhurst councilman on Wednesday introduced a bill to eliminate the watchdog position of Public Advocate, weeks ahead of a special election to fill the seat that the current officeholder will vacate to become the state’s next attorney general. Comment
The Butcher of Flatbush Ave. Extension

Gangster’s paradise: ‘Al Capone’ is a good show about bad people

This show is a straight shooter. Comment
Dozens of artists who for years worked out of a Park Slope loft building blasted officials for evicting them from their studios, accusing the city of jeopardizing their livelihood as a result of a corrupt Department of Buildings inspector whose behavior landed him a felony conviction. Comment

Tuesday, Nov. 13, 2018

The 11th-annual Toast of Brooklyn wine festival, held in Williamsburg on Saturday, brought about 1,000 booze enthusiasts to the sixth and seventh floors above William Vale park. Comment
Cops arrested a suspect after passersby reported spotting an abandoned baby boy at a Prospect-Lefferts Gardens construction site on Tuesday. Comment
State transit officials must install an elevator at Park Slope’s Seventh Avenue subway station as part of their recently unveiled plan to make more hubs accessible across the city, locals and pols demanded. Comments (1)
Downtown

Heroes honored: Korean War vets celebrated at ceremony

It was a salute to their service. Comment

Monday, Nov. 12, 2018

Do you dare to take the dip? Comment
Manhattan Beach

Foursome steals $100K from M’Beach man’s bank account

Four scammers withdrew roughly $100,000 from a Manhattan Beach man’s bank account in one day by cashing bogus checks at five banks across the city, police said. Comment
Health-conscious Brooklynites hobnobbed at a Downtown hotel on Wednesday during a networking session where they mixed, mingled, and learned more about the resources that host United Healthcare offers in the borough, according to a company employee. Comment

Friday, Nov. 9, 2018

Bay Ridge

Golden: I won’t concede until all votes are counted

Republican State Sen. Marty Golden refuses to concede his seat to Democratic upstart Andrew Gounardes, even after the challenger declared victory in Tuesday’s General Election by winning more than 1,100 votes than the incumbent. Comments (29)
These vets got the keys to their future! Comment
Cops on Thursday arrested two teenagers accused of knocking the hat off the head of a 14-year-old Jewish boy, pushing a girl to the ground, and hurling a pipe at a Bedford-Stuyvesant synagogue on Nov. 3. Comments (2)

Thursday, Nov. 8, 2018

Coney Island

Coney man may be locked up for life after murdering daughter on Father’s Day, judge rules

A Coney Island man could spend the rest of his days in prison after a judge sentenced him to 25 years to life behind bars for beating his daughter to death and assaulting her mother on Father’s Day last year. Comment
Our pals at our sister website, Brownstoner, have a great story on the city’s recent digitization of images that officials in 1940 took of buildings across Kings County while appraising their values way back when. Click to give it a read — and go back in time! Read more…
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