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Saturday, July 22, 2017

Brodey’s bomb paces Cyclones

The Ride: A grand slam by Quinn Brodey led the Cyclones to victory in New England. Comment

What to read this week

Books: Brooklyn booksellers give their top picks. Comment

Mayweather, McGregor verbally spar at Barclays ahead of anticipated matchup

Downtown: Talk about fighting words! Comments (1)

Friday, July 21, 2017

Judge: Pier 6 towers’ construction can proceed, but won’t influence ruling

Brooklyn Heights: They’re going up — for now. Comments (1)

Petition drive seeks to bring city’s bicycle-rental scheme to Bay Ridge

Bay Ridge: Citi Bike may be rolling to the Ridge. Comments (47)

Woman smashes window, tries to jump, before subdued by cops

Prospect-Lefferts Gardens: A woman shredded her arms as she shattered a window in an attempt to jump from her Prospect-Lefferts Gardens apartment on July 18. Comments (1)

Clones win again for three in a row!

The Ride: It may be too little, too late, but the Cyclones are rolling! Comment

Five things to do in Brooklyn this week!

Editor’s Picks: This week we’ve got the return of Union Hall, a party on a boat, and cartoons galore! Brooklyn is the place to be! Comment

Moving music: Cabaret singer’s ode to relocation

Music: All roads lead to Brooklyn — whether you like it or not! Comment

Thursday, July 20, 2017

‘Crowning’ achievement: Deal brings 600 rent-regulated units to Heights

Crown Heights: Call it an exercise in stability. Comments (4)

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Packing pints: B’Burg bar serves alcoholic, brew-infused ice cream

Williamsburg: Talk about an ice cold beer! Comments (1)

Making Greenpoint greener: Local group hosts afternoon of park beautifying, tree education

Greenpoint: They branched out! Comments (3)

Cyclones win, take two of three from first-place Yanks

The Ride: The Clones finally won a series — for the first time since the first week of the season. Comment

Jokes and junk: Female comics quip about their bits

Gowanus: They’re all bit parts! Comments (2)

Ferry tale of Dumbo

Ferry Tales: Time to sail down under — the Manhattan Bridge! Comments (1)

Twenty-five reasons I love traveling with my son

Fearless Parenting: This week, Steph goes on a road trip with her 13-year-old. Comments (2)

The Lost Papers of The Brooklyn Paper

Page 1: We’ve delved deep into the archives of The Brooklyn Paper and found some things you’ve probably never seen before. Buried in the basement of the Joralemon Street residence of our former owner, and in a Dumbo warehouse where he kept old issues of Brooklyn Bridge Magazine, The Phoenix, and actual Brooklyn Eagles he delivered as a boy, the Lost Papers of The Brooklyn Paper will keep you spellbound and will ensure you keep hustlin’, Brooklyn!

Wednesday, July 19, 2017


Good-government guru calls out councilman on BPR!

Podcast: Citizens Union chief Dick Dadey tells Gersh and Vince that Councilman David Greenfield’s decision to step down and choose his successor was an “F-you” to voters. Comments (3)

Winning ‘Formula’: Race fans bring surge of activity to Red Hook during event

Red Hook: Talk about a jolt of excitement! Comments (2)

Council candidate on city’s ‘bad landlord’ list

Sunset Park: A Council candidate owns properties listed among the city’s 250 most worst-maintained buildings — in the district he wants to represent. Comments (1)

Raccoon killed after charming Clinton Hill locals

Wild Brooklyn: The only crime he was guilty of is stealing our hearts. Comments (7)

Clones take down Evil Empire

The Ride: We’re back in the win column! Comment

String a different tune: Gay puppet musical comes to Park Slope

Theater: This ain’t your kids’ puppet show. Comments (1)