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Tuesday, Dec. 29, 2015

Bombs away! ‘51 Worst Jokes’ revels in terrible comedy

Theater: It will be a heckler’s heaven! Comment

Monday, Dec. 28, 2015

Beach party: New Year’s Eve expands on Coney Island

Event: Second time’s the charm! Comment

Sunday, Dec. 27, 2015

Yes! Dogs do loves us!

Rhymes with Crazy: Also, we understand we did just write “dog do.” Comment

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Friday, Dec. 25, 2015

Five things to do in Brooklyn this week!

Editor’s Picks: The holidays are here, and there is plenty to do if you want to sneak away from your family! Doctor Who screenings, folk singers, Jimmy Buffet playing on New Year’s Eve, and more! Comment

Thursday, Dec. 24, 2015

Annoyance Theatre

Underground comedy: Improv group celebrates one year in basement theater

Event: These comedians are in their happy place! Comment

The Christmas birthday blues

The Dad: The Dad’s youngest turns 18 this Dec. 26, making her birthday more important than Christmas — or is it? Comment

The Brooklyn Paper: The perfect holiday gift!

Page 1: There is only one shopping day left until Christmas, and you still haven’t found the one thing that will make everyone on your “Nice” list smile from ear to ear. Well, thank goodness for The Brooklyn Paper! It slices, it dices! Look at that tomato! So what are you waiting for? Pick one up for everyone. We’ve even conveniently plastered a “Merry Christmas” geeting across the top! Best of all, it also make great wrapping paper. Enjoy, and keep hustlin’, Brooklyn! Comment

Wednesday, Dec. 23, 2015

Swim meet

He’s back! Toxic Avenger will swim Newtown Creek today!

Cleaning Our Waterways: He conquered the Canal, now he is tackling Brooklyn’s other toxic waterway! Comments (2)

Newtown Creek Vs. Gowanus Canal

Cleaning Our Waterways: A tale of the tape! Comments (1)

Un-Mast! A blind taste-test of maligned Williamsburg chocolate

Williamsburg: Is Mast Brothers worth the price? We blindfolded people and fed them candy to find out! Have your say in our poll. Comments (6)

The Wainwright stuff: Singer Lucy Wainwright Roche returns to Bell House

Music: It’s becoming a Boxing Day tradition. Comment

Tuesday, Dec. 22, 2015

Fort Greene South African restaurant Madiba may close

Go There Now While You Still Can: Where will we get ostrich carpaccio and monkey gland sauce now? Comments (4)

Michael Moore on Brooklyn Paper Radio

LISTEN NOW: Michael Moore talks with Gersh and Vince about his new movie — and seeing the new ‘Star Wars’ alone

Podcast: The documentary filmmaker sat down with our hosts for a rivieting conversation about all sorts of things, but mostly his new movie “Where to Invade Next.” With audio … Comment

FULL SHOW: Michael Moore, David Yassky, Max Jaeger on Brooklyn Paper Radio

Podcast: On today’s show, Gersh and Vince are joined by the star director and former councilman, who also discussed, shorter days, Paul McCartney’s near-catch, and a whole load of other stuff! Listen and find out what went down. With audio … Comment

Gone but not forgotten

Downtown: Hundreds of police officers and civilians gathered outside the 84th Precinct station house Downtown on Sunday to honor Officers Wenjian Liu and Rafael Ramos, a year after a deranged gunman killed them in Bedford-Stuyvesant. Authorities unveiled two plaques dedicated to the slain officers.

Our type of party: Community News Group’s holiday shindig

Photo Galleries: It was the press event of the season. Comment

Crime

Police: Help us find woman who slashed straphangers on A train

Bedford-Stuyvesant: A weapon-wielding woman in a bright yellow coat slashed two straphangers on a Queens-bound A train on Friday evening, according to police and a footage of the incident. Comment

Passenger robs cabbie at end of trip

Bedford-Stuyvesant: Police are looking for a guy who they say robbed a livery cab driver in Bushwick on Saturday afternoon. Comment

Santa brings toys to Flatbush school

Flatbush: Christmas came early in Flatbush this year. Comment

Monday, Dec. 21, 2015

Oy tannenbaum! Montague St Christmas tree vendors face off in turf war

Brooklyn Heights: The firs were flying! Comments (3)

Ft Greene-area district wants ban on new Success charter schools

Class Action: They’re hoping for limited Success. Comments (23)

Hipster gaming-parlor chain opening massive complex in Bushwick

Changing Brooklyn: The grown-up Dave and Buster’s will offer bowling, ping-pong, shuffleboard, retro arcade games, karaoke, and giant wall-mounted Scrabble boards. Comments (3)

Anna Kendrick cheers return of ‘Hard Nut’ to BAM

Fort Greene: She missed it when it was gone! Comment

Punch up! Borough Hall hosts coquito-making contest

Downtown: The taste of this victory was sweet — and boozy! Comment

Friday, Dec. 18, 2015

Shooting up: C’Heights armory will become housing, sports center

Changing Brooklyn: The former weapons depot will have 330 apartments and maybe a community swimming pool. Comments (4)

Thursday, Dec. 17, 2015

Con-dis-cord Street: New Manhattan Bridge exit plagues residential road

Mean Streets: Things have taken a turn for the worse. Comments (4)

Anchors aweigh! Greenpoint Civil War buffs score cash for Naval museum

Williamsburg–Greenpoint Waterfront: Break out the bubbly — then smash it against a boat! Comment

Ciao down: Court Street Italian joint Brucie closing

Go There Now While You Still Can: Say pasta la vista. Comments (1)

Crown Heights residents sing carols at gun violence hot spots

Crown Heights: They caroled for a cause. Comment