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Thursday, May 25, 2017

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Tuesday, May 23, 2017

All the world’s a stage! Your guide to this summer’s outdoor theater

Theater: Brooklyn is double, double, toil and trouble-ing down on “Macbeth” this summer — but there’s more! Comment

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Your guide to the best summer concerts

Music: Fifteen concerts to put on your calendar! Comment

Monday, May 22, 2017

Former Sunset Park pol runs for her old seat

Party Line: The rumors are true! Former Sunset Park Councilwoman Sara Gonzalez is looking to take back her seat. Comments (3)

Heal and toe: Dance Africa Festival celebrates ‘Healing Light of Rhythm’

Dance: It’s 40 years old and dancing strong. Comment

Sunday, May 21, 2017

Finsta-gram: Inside the heads of Millennials

Rhymes with Crazy: What makes these guys tick? Read to find out. Comments (5)

Saturday, May 20, 2017

What to read this week

Books: Brooklyn booksellers give their top picks. Comment

Friday, May 19, 2017

Five things to do in Brooklyn this week!

Editor’s Picks: We’ve got a deadly dungeons, famous old restaurants, outdoor films, and much more! Brooklyn is the place to be! Comment

Sweet talkie: An almost-silent romance in 1920s Coney Island

Cinema: It’s Sodom by the Sea on the silent, silver screen! Comment

Thursday, May 18, 2017

Crossed signals: Unfinished crosswalks used as makeshift (illegal) parking spots

Bay Ridge: Talk about dropping a line. Comments (20)

Sunset Parkers clash over Fourth Avenue bike lane

Sunset Park: This is going to be an uphill battle. Comments (23)

Host with the boast! Comedian leads a compliment contest

Event: Nice guys finish first! Comment

Fantastic food: Eat like the talking mice of ‘Redwall’

Dining: It’s a meal fit for a mouse! Comment

Den of in-equity: Play tackles love and class warfare on the trading floor

Theater: She’s trading up! Comment

The Brooklyn Paper is very Brooklyn Papery

Page 1: Cheesy goodness? You bet. A pun-demic? Without question. Playing with words? Of course. It’s what makes The Brooklyn Paper so, well, Brooklyn Papery. So keep reading and as always, keep hustlin’, Brooklyn!

Wednesday, May 17, 2017

Keep the toxins, save the trees: Plan to save park in Fort Greene leaves poisons

Fort Greene: What a tree-lemma! Comments (10)

Red see! Billionaire’s yacht with ties to Vladimir Putin anchored in Gravesend Bay

Gravesend: It’s the tsar of the sea! Comments (3)

Goats return to clean Prospect Park!

Fuzzy Brooklyn: They’re baaaaa-ck!* Comments (2)

Freed Prospect Park turtles living the good life in Prospect Park.

Wild Brooklyn: It’s turtles napping instead of turtle-nappings! Comment

Bishop Thomas Daily, controversial leader of the Brooklyn Archdiocese for 13 years, dies at 89

Photo Galleries: Retired Bishop Thomas Daily, the Bishop Emeritus of the Brooklyn Archdiocese, whose legacy included fund-raising triumphs, a highly publicized clash with a governor over abortion, and the taint of pedophile priest scandals in two dioceses, died on May 15 at age 89. Comment

Kids learn about activism at Cadman Plaza Park

Downtown: It was their privilege to attend. Comments (5)

Tuesday, May 16, 2017

Pride is marching into Brighton Beach

They’re making history in Brighton Beach — and they’re proud! Comments (11)

Gowanus Yacht Club is open for the summer!

Nightlife: Set sail for day-drinking! Comment

Changing of the guard at the Brooklyn Bar Association

Photo Galleries: Once again, it was out with the old, in with the new. Comment

It’s the senior Olympics! Torch relay kicks off senior games

Photo Galleries: Torch relay kicks off senior games Comment

Monday, May 15, 2017

Tonight! Ocean Parkway repaving begins!

Mean Streets: Oh, it’ll be a parkway. Comment

Community Board 2 says ‘No’ to controversial Clinton Hill charter school building

Clinton Hill: Community Board 2 voted down a controversial plan to build a 100-foot-tall high school in Clinton Hill on Wednesday. Comments (13)

Race to save Kensington Stables is on

Kensington: A judge has ordered the bankrupt barn back to the aution block if a deal to sell it isn’t completed by June 22. Comments (7)

Classon Avenue getting bike lane after thousands of people demand it

Mean Streets: The city will install a bike lane on Classon Avenue between Clinton Hill and Crown Heights where a bicyclist was killed last year, heeding the call of the more then 5,600 petitioners who demanded the safety measure after the tragic death. Comments (36)

Council passes long-awaited ‘illegal conversion’ bill

Dyker Heights: Council has finally passed a long-awaited bill to curb illegal home conversions where landlords dice up buildings and cram tenants into dangerous living conditions — a practice that plagues Southern Brooklyn. Comment

Sunset Park Recreation Center to get $4-million facelift

Sunset Park: The Landmarks Preservation Commission green-lighted a $4-million reboot for the Sunset Park Recreation Center on May 9. Comment

Friday, May 12, 2017

Hammered out: Embattled CB6 district manager Craig Hammerman takes leave of absence

Park Slope: He’s been charged with stalking his ex-girlfriend, and now he needs tim to “get over” her. Read more…