The weather is turning warm, so naturally we’re jam packed with hot stories — including our front-page article about the scalding playground equipment in Brooklyn Bridge Park (don’t worry, the kids will callous up in no time!). Also on the front page is our exclusive about the “meditation room” in Bruce Ratner’s basketball arena. What should we pray for? The Nets
, of course! What an issue, what a paper! Keep hustlin’, Brooklyn! Read more…
Saïd Sayrafiezadeh’s debut memoir, “When Skateboards Will Be Free,” has garnered considerable acclaim for its grace and humor as he detailed a not-so-common childhood — being raised by ardent Socialists in Pennsylvania. Comment
And the fat lady is not even warming up. Comment
Baseball is back — but which hometown team is the best?
Perspective: Now that the first ball has been tossed, our resident Met and Yankee fans — Gersh Kuntzman and Vince DiMiceli — go at it in our first-ever baseball smackdown. Click below for their columns on why they love their team.
This is action-packed dance, not some stuffy Lincoln Center thing. Comment