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Friday, June 30, 2017

Northern lights! Fireworks move to Greenpoint this year

Nightlife: Get ready to get lit! Comments (1)

Monday, June 26, 2017

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Wonder-wear! Dress as a superhero at patriotic strip show

Nightlife: All the world is waiting for you! Comments (1)

Sunday, June 25, 2017

Past is prologue: LIU president emeritus pens book about college’s most formative decade

Downtown: Keep flying, Blackbirds! Comments (3)

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Friday, June 23, 2017

Five things to do in Brooklyn this week!

Editor’s Picks: We’ve got a food festival, saucy Shakespeare, dirty dancing, and much more! Brooklyn is the place to be! Comment

Float your boat: Kayak polo players make a row in Brooklyn Bridge Park

Bridge ‘Park’: They’re making a splash! Comment

Legal parties: Brooklyn Bar Association, Women’s Bar Association host back-to-back events

Downtown: They exercised their legal right to assemble. Comments (2)

Thursday, June 22, 2017

Death in Brooklyn

CEO found dead in his Clocktower apartment

DUMBO: A financier was found dead and gagged inside his swanky Dumbo apartment on Monday afternoon, after what appeared to be a hookup gone wrong, according to police sources. Comments (3)

Suspect charged in ménage à trois murder

Park Slope: A suspect was charged on Tuesday in the brutal Park Slope slaying of a 20-year-old man who participated in a three-way tryst with the girlfriend of his alleged killer. Comments (3)

Ferry tale of Bay Ridge: Cruise to a green and pleasant landing

Ferry Tales: Our new column explores the Brooklyn waterfront by boat. Comments (9)

Stef’s not-so-great expectations for the summer

Fearless Parenting: Let’s face it, you can’t spend every day drinking on the beach. Comments (4)

The Brooklyn Paper: The longest day

Page 1: Wow, it seemed like that would never end, didn’t it? I mean, it just kept going on and on and on. It was like the clock never moved. No matter how much time went by, it always seemed like it were standing still. But then, just when we thought it couldn’t end, it did. Well, good thing that’s over. Keep hustlin’ Brooklyn!

Wednesday, June 21, 2017

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There’s no dancing around it: Councilman Rafael Espinal talks cabaret laws with Gersh and Vince

Podcast: On the latest edition of BPL, a councilman attacks a silly, racist law, Kuntzman interviews Kuntzman, and a Brooklyn Cyclone talks baseball! Comments (4)

Cyclones drop home-opener to hated Staten Island Yankees

The Ride: A Cyclones first baseman Jose Maria grounded into three double plays and reliever Joe Napolitano gave up four runs in two innings as the Cyclones fell to the hated Staten island Yankees 7–4 at MCU Park. Comment

2017 Mermaid Parade

Fish and chicks! Coney’s mermaid parade makes a splash

Photo Galleries: Talk about wet ’n’ wild! Comments (1)
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Shock-rocker and burlesque queen tie the knot at Mermaid Parade

It’s a Coney Island love story! Comments (2)
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Shot down! Land use committee votes against developer’s plan for Crown Heights armory

Crown Heights: They were armed and ready. Comments (1)

Taste the rainbow: Brightly colored foods to nosh during Pride

Dining: Brooklyn is chasing rainbows — and catching them! Comments (6)

Tuesday, June 20, 2017

After rainout, Cyclones to open season tonight in Coney Island

The Ride: Only a cyclone can stop the Cyclones! Comments (1)

Sweet success! Clinton Hill Girl Scout is borough’s top cookie seller

Clinton Hill: She is one smart cookie! Comments (3)

Slopers in ‘Seventh Heaven’! Annual street fair hits Seventh Avenue

Park Slope: It was heaven on earth. Comment

Monday, June 19, 2017

De-ported! Transit honcho re-visits plan to sell Red Hook shipping terminal

Red Hook: This ship could finally sail. Comments (7)

Gastronomic guide: Our reporters’ favorite fare at just-opened Dekalb Market Hall

Downtown: Talk about food for thought! Comments (8)

Bushwick bounty: Local food and drink vendors assemble for annual fest

Bushwick: It was a mouthful! Comments (1)

Friday, June 16, 2017

Service changes coming to 2 and 3 trains

Transit: The Metropolitan Transportation Authority is cutting weekend and early Monday morning service on 2 and 3 trains between Brooklyn and Manhattan beginning the evening of June 16 through next spring, according to the transit agency. Comments (1)

Grand re-opening: Gowanus’s Littlefield debuts new location, after 24-hour move

Boro of Nerds: What a difference a day makes! Comments (1)

Sunny’s saved! Red Hook bar raises enough money to stay open

Red Hook: Talk about a sunny day. Comments (8)