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Friday, May 27, 2016

Brooklyn is looking HOT!

Photo Galleries: ... and we aren’t just talking about the weather! Comments (2)

Developer reopens DeKalb subway entrance — in its shopping center

Downtown plan: Step right up, step right up, right this way! Comment

Five things to do in Brooklyn this week!

Editor’s Picks: The beach is opening, Carla Hall’s hot chicken joint is opening, and the Orphan Action League is closing! Check it out, this week in Brooklyn! Comment

Out with the old: Council rejects Red Hook nursing home

Rezoning: The plan is sunk, but the old folks are safe and dry. Comment

Sunset Park’s wifi stolen! Locals: ‘Wait, the park had wifi?’

Sunset Park: If a network falls in the woods and nobody is on it, does anyone make a sound? No! Comment

Team Players

Golden voices: Gallery Players announces 50th season — in song

Theater: They’ll be swell, they’ll be great! Comment

50 years of Gallery Players

Theater: The Gallery Players theater company is a Brooklyn institution. Comment

Downtown pol supports plan for safer Jay Street — and ‘Murder at the Food Coop’!

Podcast: Councilman Steve Levin told Gersh and Vince on Brooklyn Paper Radio that Jay Street is in dire need of an overhaul that will make it more bikable for Brooklynites. And he also said he looks forward to Gersh’s new play, “Murder at the Food Coop.” Comments (7)

Thursday, May 26, 2016

Breaking the mold! Farm grows exotic mushrooms in Bed-Stuy factory

Bedford-Stuyvesant: Their business is ’shrooming! Comments (1)

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Local color: Park Slope artist hosts adult coloring club

Nightlife: She is raising the hue and dye! Comments (1)

Bay Ridgites want disgraced Rep. Grimm back in D.C.

Party Line: Brooklyn voters are already clamoring for him to take back his old Rock-Ridge seat, and out pals at are on it! Read more…

Opportunity knocks! Jehovah’s Witnesses selling old Brooklyn Heights hotel

Brooklyn Heights: They’re finally checking out! Comment

One last note in defense of the hapless dad

The Dad: This week, the Dad says goodbye in a touching tributes to stay-at-home pops everywhere. Comments (2)

The Brooklyn Paper: What a sausage fest!

Page 1: Well hot dog, another Brooklyn Paper is done, and we’ll be frank — it is a real wiener. So get your buns down to Coney this weekend, say happy birthday to Nathan’s — where there’s no such thing as a chili reception — relish those five-cent dogs, and keep hustlin’ Brooklyn.

Wednesday, May 25, 2016

Brooklyn-Queens Express-PAY! Levin to Cuomo: Cough up cash for repairs

Fixing the BQE: It is a triple threat! Comments (28)

Dog days of summer

Hot diggety! Five cent franks for Nathan’s 100th anniversary

Dining: It will be as packed as its first day in business! Comment

Frank look at the past: Book celebrates 100 years of Nathan’s Famous

Books: History is written by the wieners! Comments (1)

Get in line, online: Visiting virtual Coney Island

Enjoy the fun of Coney Island without taking the train. Comment

MTA to pitch L-train closure plans in Canarsie

River of Tears: Last stop — Canarsie. Comments (1)

A good turn! Kids take Cobble Hill street-fair carousel for a whirl

Cobble Hill: This Cobble Hill street fair had kids spinning out — literally! Comment

Tuesday, May 24, 2016

Police catch massive Williamsburg club selling booze with no license

Williamsburg: It is that same promoter that tried to hold a rave inside a toxic Greenpoint factory on Halloween. Comments (11)

See it: Massive 20th Avenue pile-up

Bensonhurst: Police have no record of the crash, but we’ve got some gnarly photos. Comments (5)

Break down: Basement comedy show brings laughs to Lefferts

Rimshot: At this show, comedians handle the humor and crowd control. Comments (1)

Sample sail! Champion skippers hold exhibition race off Bridge Park

Brooklyn Heights: Talk about showboating! Comments (3)