Monday, Oct. 15, 2018

Promenade in peril! Mayor says replacing walkway with highway is better option for fixing BQE

Fixing the BQE: Mayor DeBlasio would prefer to turn the Brooklyn Heights Promenade into a speedway for thousands of vehicles to zip through the neighborhood instead of sending that traffic down local streets during the looming repairs to the Brooklyn–Queens Expressway, he announced on Friday. Comments (20)

Split decision: Tower vote galvanizes CB2 before majority of members pan project

Downtown: Community Board 2’s full board last week outright rejected a developer’s request to rezone Fulton Street land in order to erect a 40-story tower — but not before the civic guru who cast the lone vote in favor of the 80 Flatbush megadevelopment when the full board voted against it earlier this year urged his colleagues to follow suit this time around, arguing doing so would at least give the panel a seat at the table for discussions should the project move forward. Comment
Art: She’s throwing a pit-y party! Comment

Sunday, Oct. 14, 2018

The King lives in this new play about Elvis

Rhymes with Crazy: Maybe the National Enquirer was right all along. Comment

Friday, Oct. 12, 2018


Police: Guy socks teen girl leaving bodega in broad daylight

Clinton Hill: Cops are hunting for the jerk who socked a teenage girl in the face as she walked out of a Clinton Hill deli on Wednesday. Comments (9)

White woman accuses black boy of sexually assaulting her on Ditmas Park street

Ditmas Park: A white woman reported a black child for allegedly “grabbing her a--” outside a Ditmas Park deli, according to a video spreading like wildfire on social media. Comments (19)
Breaking Chews: These machines are on a roll! Comments (1)
Editor’s Picks: This week we’ve got a concert of crooners, a horrifying haircut, something called the House of the Hatter, and much more! Brooklyn is the place to be! Comment

Burned: Kings Plaza bigwigs slapped with violations for illegally storing unregistered cars in garage

Marine Park: Kings Plaza is feeling the heat after last month’s garage fire. Comments (4)
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