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Saturday, April 30, 2016

What to read this week

Books: Brooklyn booksellers give their top picks. Comment.

Friday, April 29, 2016

Cutting a path: Pulaski Bridge bike lane finally open

Mean Streets: It is the path of less resistance. Comments (4).

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Big screen debut: Imax opening spin studio in Dumbo next week

Fitness: Call it move-ie theater! Comments (4).

Five things to do in Brooklyn this week!

Editor’s Picks: Brooklyn is filled with musicals, music, dance shows, and great parties! Look inside for all the places you need to be! Comment.

Like it’s 1599!: A year of Shakespeare in one night

Theater: One man in his time plays many parts — and these six actors play nearly 70! Comments (1).

Bay Ridge is bringing the space-rock

Bay Ridge Nights: Our pals at know where to go this weekend! Read more…

Thursday, April 28, 2016

Hit the gas! Williamsburg residents, pols fight floating generator

Williamsburg: They are fighting the power! Comments (4).

Republican sources claim Marty Golden behind Dem voter purge

Party Line: Republican insiders claim the voter purge scandal has ties to Kings County’s reigning conservative, and has the scoop! Read more…

Fold-fashioned: See gigantic origami at the cherry blossom festival

Event: Wander along the garden’s paper trail! Comments (1).

Bring the noise! Public Enemy to play free show in Brooklyn park this summer

Waiting in the Wings: Believe the hype! Comments (4).

Police hunting for gunman who shot and killed Bushwick man

Bushwick: A gunman fatally shot a man in his Bushwick home on Tuesday, and now police are on the hunt for the perpetrator. Comments (2).

It’s a dock-saster! City, advocates mulling suit over faulty wharf design

Development: Bay Ridge’s ‘Eco Dock’ couldn’t stand up to Mother Nature, and everyone’s blaming unintelligent design. Comments (8).

All ears! Dogs visit Borough Hall to hear about Beep’s adoption event

Fuzzy Brooklyn: They’re political animals! Comments (2).

The Dad’s long goodbye starts today

The Dad: This week, the Dad begins to wind down his column. Comments (2).

The Brooklyn Paper is in bloom

Page 1: Forgive the flowery speech, but it is cherry blossom season here in Brooklyn, which means the sun is out, the birds are singing, and Prospect Park is filled with teenagers dressed up as Japanese cartoon characters. So stop and smell the roses — or the cherry blossom trees — this weekend and keep hustlin’ Brooklyn. Comments (1).

Wednesday, April 27, 2016

Knocked out! Legendary Dumbo boxing gym Gleason’s leaving 31-year-old location

Changing Brooklyn: Also, the Canadian Prime Minister dropped by for some reason. What a dreamboat! Comment.

Twin peeks: Mary-Kate and Ashley get their own gallery in Williamsburg

The Greatest Story Ever: All other museums can give up now. Comments (2).

Bushwick on the block: Locals worry sale of Knickerbocker stores spell end for old nabe

Changing Brooklyn: They don’t like what’s in store. Comments (2).

Air of the dog! Downtown high-rise opens rooftop pooch run

Changing Brooklyn: The luxury Downtown building with its own subway entrance and coffee shop has a new amenity. Comments (2).

MakerNot! Local 3D printer company to outsource production

Sunset Park: MakerBot is pulling the plug on production at its Sunset Park plant less than a year after cutting the ribbon on a new factory there. Comments (10).

May Day! May Day!: A double screening of ‘Wicker Man’

Cinema: It is a day of double trouble. Comments (1).