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Wednesday, July 15, 2015

Canine lives: Rescue a robot dog at Dumbo game festival

DUMBO: Don’t screw the pooch! Comment

Tuesday, July 14, 2015

String theory: String band Bellehouse drops new album

Music: This band isn’t just stringing its audience along. Comment

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Monday, July 13, 2015

The Height stuff: Musicians stream to music fest in Prospect Heights

Music: They are taking this music scene to new Heights! Comment

Sunday, July 12, 2015

Lenore takes a bite of New York history

Rhymes with Crazy: This week, our columnist explores the surprisingly controversial history of New York’s Jewish delis. Comment

Saturday, July 11, 2015

Bartoonist imbibes beside a samurai

Bar Scrawl: Our drinking illustrator finds a warrior guarding the latest outpost of the Bed-Vyne empire. Comments (1)

What to read this week

Books: Brooklyn booksellers give their top picks. Comment

Friday, July 10, 2015

Five things to do in Brooklyn this week!

Editor’s Picks: Brooklyn heads outside to celebrate Bastille Day, dance the Giglio, and party with P-Funk! Comment

Seaside Summer Concerts are back — but just for three days

The sound of music will return to the seaside this summer, but the free concerts will be rocking a different venue this year, and just for one weekend. Comments (5)

Spies like us: New play casts the audience as secret agents

For this show, the audience takes the stage. Comment

You lose some, you win

Diamond Dave’s Cyclones Report: The Cyclones skipper tells his charges to celebrate their teammates’ promotions. Comment

Making hits: Violent Femmes footage punches up music doc

Music: The movie was missing something, so they had to add it up. Comment

Bay Ridge punches above its weight

Bay Ridge Nights: Our friends at BrooklynDaily.com give you the play-by-play of events in happening Bay Ridge this week. Comment

Thursday, July 9, 2015

Stoop shrimp gross out Dyker residents

Dyker Heights: Talk about al fresco dining! Comments (28)

The Dad celebrates marriage equality

The Dad: This week, the Dad revises his opinion on the institution of marriage in light of the Supreme Court’s historic decision. Comment

Wednesday, July 8, 2015

Promoter pulls bands from SummerScreen over Vitamin Water branding

Williamsburg: It is a soda jerk! Comments (6)

Tween spirit: Locals demand middle school in Atlantic Yards

Changing Brooklyn: They’re trying to find some middle ground. Comments (6)

Un-wise crack: Golden makes homophobic joke

Bay Ridge: State Sen. Marty Golden took some heat for posting a homophobic joke to his personal Facebook account last weekend. Comments (13)

Cyclones double-dip with 2nd ‘Seinfeld’ Night

Photo Galleries: Cyclones fans got to see their team win, watch one player set a team record, and meet some of the faces from their favorite show. They got it all! Comment

Cops offer $2,500 reward in Williamsburg paintball attacks

Williamsburg: A rogue paintball-gunman blasted a Hasidic Jewish man with a brightly colored mess in Williasmburg in the early morning hours last week — the fourth such attack in the neighborhood this year, according to police. Comments (2)

Tuesday, July 7, 2015

Un Thai-d! Whiskey Soda Lounge shuts, celeb chef to open Southern eatery in its place

Dining: It is out with the cold Singha beer and in with “The Chew.” Comments (3)

Three hits, one win in final game sweeping Williamsport

The Ride: The skipper botched a squeeze play, but it’s Alfredo “Saucy” Reyes who will get a talking to. Comment

Home-invader steals $300 from Carroll Gardens octogenarian

Carroll Gardens: A hard-hearted home-invader swiped hundreds of dollars from an old lady in her Carroll Gardens apartment on Friday, according to police. Comments (8)

Monday, July 6, 2015

Blast from the park! Crowds watch July 4 fireworks in Brooklyn’s front yard

Brooklyn Heights: Fans of patriotic pyrotechnics gathered by the thousands in Brooklyn Bridge Park on Saturday to celebrate Independence Day. Comment

Sat on a hot tin roof: There is an Airstream parked on a Red Hook warehouse

Red Hook: And the mobile-home-extension is racking up fines. Comments (2)

Double D-saster! Gowanus pool could shut for nine years under Feds’ closure plan, says city

Cleaning Our Waterways: Residents are saying “No tanks!” Comments (8)

Life in the vast lane: Greenpoint Avenue Bridge bike path opens

Greenpoint: The city really got its asphalt into gear! Comments (2)

Brosher bashes Crosscutters

The Ride: The Cyclones catcher batted in a team-record seven runs against Williamsport on ‘Seinfeld’ night. Comment

Red, white, and Brooklyn! Locals become new citizens in Park Slope ceremony

Park Slope: They were the stars and stripes of the show! Comment

Stomach upset! Stonie dethrones Chestnut in Nathan’s hot-dog-eating contest

Photo Galleries: We have a new wiener! Comments (5)

Sunday, July 5, 2015

Blackham pitches a ‘masterpiece’

The Ride: Gamboa called it the best game of Blackham’s career. Comment

Saturday, July 4, 2015

Cyclones draw a blank in Hudson Valley

The Ride: Nicco Blank was a tough-luck loser in the Cyclones loss to the Renegades on Friday night. Comment

Friday, July 3, 2015

Rye oh rye?! Cobble Hill whiskey joint Char No. 4 is closing

Go There Now While You Still Can: The popular Smith Street meatery will mix its last Manhattan on July 12. Comments (2)

If these walls could hawk! Big biz offering megabucks to advertise on Bushwick murals

Changing Brooklyn: Corporate America is destroying Bushwick’s famed street murals by offering neighborhood building owners big bucks to cover up artists’ masterpieces with pictures of Coors cans and Sprite bottles, say local artists. Comments (20)

Reyes rises to occasion against Renegades

The Ride: Alfredo brings the sauce in the seventh! Comment

Cops seek suspected gunman in cab-driver slaying

Bedford-Stuyvesant: Cops are on the hunt for a man who they believe fatally shot a cabbie in cold blood on a Bedford-Stuyvesant street on Monday morning. Comment

Thursday, July 2, 2015

Dozens congregate in Fort Greene Park to celebrate, burn Old Glory

Fort Greene: The event descended into a maelstrom of flag-waving and shouting while a handful of activists quietly burned the banner in a nearby barbecue pit. Comments (17)

Badamo is bad meaning good as Cyclones cruise

The Ride: He pitche to the minimum, Jerry, the minimum! Comment