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Wednesday, July 20, 2016

Thar they blow! Band blends sea shanties and jazz

Music: This band can really whale! Comment

Tuesday, July 19, 2016

Catch Kuti: Two chances to see Afrobeat star in Brooklyn

Music: The Afrobeat is back! Comment

Monday, July 18, 2016

House of yuks: ‘Cicadas’ comedy show at Bushwick venue

Rimshot: This show has some buzz! Comment

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Sunday, July 17, 2016

Get ready folks, here comes Generation Z

Rhymes with Crazy: They’ll tell you what they are eating on the internet! Comments (3)

Friday, July 15, 2016

Rolling in the aisles: New musical is set in the Park Slope Food Co-op

Theater: This murder mystery is cruelty free! Comments (9)

Five things to do in Brooklyn this week!

Editor’s Picks: Spend the week outside! We’ve got outdoor theater, music, and a doggie fashion show — and all of it is free! Brooklyn is the place to be! Comment

Thursday, July 14, 2016

The color of money: Bushwick artist is changing the face of currency

Art: Greenbacks are getting more colorful! Comments (4)

Turn three: Cyclones dramatic triple play a first for this old-timer

Diamond Dave’s Cyclones Report: Three Cyclones players cemented themselves in the team record books when they turned a 2-6-3 triple play against Hudson Valley on July 10, and showed their manager something even he’d never saw before. Comment

Find your Pokemon with The Brooklyn Paper!

Page 1: This week’s print edition of The Brooklyn Paper comes jammed packed with news, photos, and all your favorite Pokemon characters or whatever they are. So pick up a copy, scan through it, and look for all those little buggers that are making America — nay, the world — bonkers. But be safe doing it, as we don’t want you falling in the lake at Prospect Park. Oh, and keep hustlin’ Brooklyn.

Swiss Family Thompson: Steph’s European vacation

Fearless Parenting: You can learn a lot from a trip to Switzerland, and its not all cheesy. Comment

Fast friends: Scores turn up to Ridge’s Ramadan bazaar

Bay Ridge: It was a bazaar sight! Comments (19)

Wednesday, July 13, 2016

Park Slope designer: My Hillary tees are better than Hillary’s!

Park Slope: Well, this is one way to take big money out of politics. Comments (10)

Teens tear down park’s ‘Trump’ banner

Dyker Heights: Call them politically active. Comments (9)

Partisan artisans

Artists hijack Trump campaign bus for Dumbo exhibit

Art: This exhibit is gonna be huge! Comments (3)

Run for it: Art installation puts you in the presidential race

Art: Tired of the Donald and Clinton campaigns? Maybe you can do better! Comment

Cyclones rolling after third straight win

The Ride: Brooklyn second baseman Nick Sergakis racked up three hits and drove in three runs to lead the Cyclones to a third straight victory on Tuesday night. Comment

Horsing around! Kids go crazy for pony rides at Flatbush fair

Flatbush: Well obviously not this kid. Give him a break, he’s 2. Comment

Act of faith: Religious leaders pray for peace at Grand Army Plaza

Prospect Heights: Hundreds of Kings County residents gathered with pols, police, and religious leaders in Grand Army Plaza on Monday for a candlelight vigil to pray for shooting victims around the country last week. Comments (1)

Tuesday, July 12, 2016

In-tents: Activists, pols camp out to demand land sale for Bushwick Inlet Park

Williamsburg: Possession is nine-tenths of the law, but these activists are hoping to score land with around nine tents and some lawn. Comments (7)

Best of the fests

Strength in numbers! Williamsburgers old and new celebrate Giglio Feast

Williamsburg: It is the one high-rise in Williamsburg that doesn’t divide newcomers and old-timers. Comments (2)

Revelers storm Smith Street for Bastille Day

Cobble Hill: Ooh la la! Comment

Brooklyn edges out win with big-time bats

The Ride: Cyclones catcher Brandon Brosher hit two home runs - including the game-tying shot in the ninth inning - as Brooklyn grabbed an extra-innings victory at Aberdeen on Monday night. Comment

Cover girls: Ridge designer makes demure clothes for Muslim women

Fashion: It’s a modest success. Comments (89)

Monday, July 11, 2016

BREAKING

Suicide snarls R train service in Bay Ridge

Bay Ridge: A man killed himself by jumping in front of an R train at 77th Street on July 11, snarling service in Bay Ridge last Monday morning. Comments (3)

Vandal attacks Gowanus Trump-fan’s home

Gowanus: This is not how you rock the vote. Comments (21)

Cyclones snap losing streak with historic triple play

The Ride: Brooklyn executed the first triple play in team history on Sunday afternoon, taking down Hudson Valley to snap a four-game losing streak. Comment

Sunday, July 10, 2016

Disastrous inning dooms Cyclones in fourth straight loss

The Ride: Brooklyn showed a bit of spark on Saturday night, but couldn’t hold on to the momentum as Hudson Valley rallied late at MCU Park. Comment

Saturday, July 9, 2016

Cyclones offense stifled in shutout loss

The Ride: Brooklyn was held to just one hit on Friday night, falling to Hudson Valley in the series opener at MCU Park. Comment

Friday, July 8, 2016

Heights Association suing to stop Pier 6 towers

Bridge ‘Park’: They’re applying some pier pressure. Comments (10)

Back on track: Brownstone Brooklynites renew fight against express F

Carroll Gardens: Slow your roll! Comments (9)

Thursday, July 7, 2016

Brooklyn blown out in Batavia

The Ride: The Cyclones win streak was snapped on Wednesday night as the squad gave up 15 runs on 15 hits in the final game of the series. Comment