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Tuesday, May 31, 2016

From water to wine

Art: Her work transcends labels! Comments (1)

Saturday, May 28, 2016

Kids will play with the darndest things

Rhymes with Crazy: Well, if you give them the chance. Comments (3)

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What to read this week

Books: Brooklyn booksellers give their top picks. Comment

Friday, May 27, 2016

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

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

Thursday, May 26, 2016

Local color: Park Slope artist hosts adult coloring club

Nightlife: She is raising the hue and dye! Comments (5)

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 BrooklynDaily.com are on it! Read more…

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 (3)

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 (30)

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! Comments (1)

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 (12)

See it: Massive 20th Avenue pile-up

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

Sample sail! Champion skippers hold exhibition race off Bridge Park

Brooklyn Heights: Talk about showboating! Comments (3)

Monday, May 23, 2016

Watch: Cops, firefighters get into bloody brawl at charity football game

Our pals at BrooklynDaily.com have the scoop and the videos. Read more…
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The land before crime! Dinosaur costumes stolen from Bushwick venue

Bushwick: It was a dino score! Comments (8)
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Whine tasting! Activists, wine-lovers clash outside Industry City event

Sunset Park: This one was zesty, with notes of sour grapes. Comments (12)

City halts controversial Clinton Ave. bike lane vote 

Mean Streets: These Clinton Hill residents finally caught a brake. Comments (46)

Police hunting dirtbags who bashed trans woman in Park Slope

Park Slope: Police are searching for three scumbags who bashed a transgender woman in broad daylight in Park Slope on May 13. Comments (4)

Friday, May 20, 2016

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Brad Lander has strong words for MTA’s F Express plan

Podcast: The Park Slope councilman joined Gersh Kuntzman and Vince DiMiceli on Brooklyn Paper Radio to talk about his hatred of a new plan to speed up communtes for subway riders down south. Comments (12)

Residents to city: Streetcar can’t be amenity for rich, white yuppies

Red Hook: They don’t want a gravy train. Comments (36)

Activists: We’ll sue to stop Pier 6 towers after city-state ‘back-room’ deal bombshell

Changing Brooklyn: The secretive deal came to light after state officials pulled out of it at the last minute, citing revelations the project’s developer made campaign donations to Mayor DeBlasio prior to scoring the gig. Comments (10)

Scared stiff! Brookdale brings kids to morgue to show dangers of guns

They didn’t just scare them straight. Comment

Cache-ing in: Police uncover trove of illegal guns

Bensonhurst: You bet your arsenal this was a big bust. Comment

Light-bulb moment! New traffic signal at deadly Kensington intersection

Kensington: They’re shining a light on road safety — and also Caton Avenue. Comment

Thursday, May 19, 2016

The air up there: Luxury Downtown high-rise sports rooftop basketball court

Downtown plan: City Tower brings its A-game to the Downtown apartment building luxury amenity wars. Comments (1)

Have your say on the streetcar in Red Hook

Red Hook: Boon for Brooklynites or boondoggle for developers? Comments (13)