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Be kind, rewind, sip wine

Be kind, rewind, sip wine

Videology, one of Brooklyn’s most beloved video rental joints, has found a timeless formula for keeping its business open: booze. Comments (1)
Art: Your kung fu is strong — now taste my Tiger Style! Comment
Marine Park: No matter what natural disaster looms around the corner, there remains one habitat in Brooklyn where residents can literally live off the land — Marine Park! Comment

Come and check out the electric slide

The MTA’s interactive subway exhibit will give you the lowdown on what’s going on underground. Comment

NYPD: Teen tricks man out of cash

Marine Park: Plus a host of other crimes from Marine Park’s 63rd Precinct. Comment

Carmine can’t wait for il Centro to open!

Sunday Screech: This week, the Carmine celebrates the completion of a new building 30 years in the making! Comments (1)

She’s got a finger or four for Gershbein!

Letters: Our letter writers chime in on President Obama’s reelection, and tell our columnist Stanley Gershbein what he can do with his prognostications. Comment

Vinyl variety show

Music: Scratch if you’ve got an itch for a good time. Comment

A femur for a good cause

A femur for a good cause

Art: Throw them a bone! Comment

Fort Hamilton welcomes new chaplain and chaplain assistant

Harbor Watch: Chap. (Maj.) Jamison Bowman and Staff Sgt. Faheem Blount, chaplain assistant, arrived practically back-to-back and they’re prepared to mix things up a little — in a good way, that is. Comment

Carmine can’t wait for il Centro to open!

Big Screecher: This week, the Screecher celebrates the completion of a new building 30 years in the making! Comment

Ida’s got this week’s winning NFL picks

Our football fairy godmother demands your respect. Comment
President Obama skipped Brooklyn in his tour of Hurricane Sandy-slammed neighborhoods on Thursday, outraging residents in the borough that cast more votes for the commander in chief than any other part of the city. Comment

DA storms at Hurricane Sandy filchers

Gavel to Gavel: District Attorney Charles Hynes has empanneled a special grand jury to investigate price gouging in the wake of Hurricane Sandy. Comment

Poly Prep defensive lineman: I’m gonna fight for the Irish!

High School Sports: Poly Prep junior defensive lineman Jay Hayes has agreed to play football at Notre Dame. Comment
Bar Scrawl: Our drinking illustrator shows his support for businesses hit by Hurricane Sandy — and here’s how you can help, too! Comments (1)

Bam’s herd of voters

A Britisher’s View: President Obama can credit his re-election to a lack of American sensibilities, sez our columnist. Comment

It’s Fat Tuesday on a Saturday!

Music: “Joy now” is a pretty good mantra. Comments (4)

A neurotic vampire: ‘Shmoikel’s Twilight’ mockumentary shows making of ‘Twilight’

Twilight fans — your vampire hunk Edward could have been a neurotic Jew named Shmoikel! Comment

Brooklyn knight rises

The Nets’ new mascot is a dark knight — and the team’s owner, none other than Bruce Wayne. Comments (1)

Cops: Man found stabbed to death in Stillwell Ave. apartment

Bensonhurst: Get ready for your weekly run down of crimes from Bensonhurst’s 62nd Precinct. Comment

Man killed in hit-and-run

Williamsburg: Cops are hunting for the motorist who ran into a man and a woman crossing Borinquen Road early this morning. Comment

Fontbonne sticks it to Sandy by playing

Bay Ridge: Fontbonne Hall’s volleyball team may have lost its semifinal match, but to the Hurricane Sandy-scarred squad — in which 10 out of 11 players were left homeless for weeks — playing was more important than winning. Comment
Mill Basin: A water fowl took a wrong turn and ended up on the Belt Parkway yesterday, leading police on a wild goose chase. Comment

Park halts Brooklyn Marathon expansion plan

The New York City Marathon it really ain’t! Comments (2)

Big-hearted chef serves up hot meals to Sandy victims

Bay Ridge: Super storm Sandy was a recipe for disaster when it hit Brooklyn, but one Bay Ridge chef has a recipe for recovery. Comment
Williamsburg: The story of a tree planted by the famously mustachioed reporter being knocked down by Hurricane Sandy has gone viral, but did Geraldo really sow McCarren Park’s soil? Find out what our expert says. Comments (8)

E. 66th Street residents to city: Give us a speed bump

Mill Basin: Motorists with the need for speed are treating E. 66th Street in Mill Basin like the Indy 500, say residents who are demanding that the city put in a road block that will rip the undercarriage right out from under these hot rods: a speed bump. Comment

Rock ‘n’ relief! Borough musicians hold concert for Sandy victims

Bay Ridge: These rockers have the best medicine for the Hurricane Sandy blues. Comment
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Our fearless mom adjusts in the wake of Sandy

Fearless Living: This week, Stephanie is reminded that life is, in fact, beautiful. Comments (2)

Here it is! A special Hurricane Sandy Standing O

Standing O: Standing O is back — and doing good never felt so good! Comment
High School Sports: Twin sisters Ashley and Jessica Rice, the Long Island University women’s volleyball team’s double threat, have a chance to snatch a northeast conference crown this week — even if one isn’t on the court. Comment

Cops: Thugish trio attacks delivery guy

Crime: Get ready for your weekly run-down of crimes from the 61st Precinct. Comment

Alternate-side parking is back — at least for some parts of Brooklyn

Transit: The city announced that alternate-side parking will be back in effect on Wednesday, except for those neighborhoods still recovering from Hurricane Sandy. Comment
DUMBO: If you always wanted Borough President Markowitz to record your outgoing voicemail greeting, you better go to this fund-raiser! Comment
Fort Greene: A group of volunteers has collected something old, something new, something borrowed, and something blue for Hurricane Sandy victims — by setting up an online wedding registry. Comments (2)
Prospect Heights: Ladies and gentlemen, Justin has left the building — and now the neighborhood’s a mess. Comments (1)
Denny’s Ice Cream Shop has hit a rocky road. Comment
Mill Basin: Hurricane Sandy snapped two power towers on E. 55 that Con Edison left hanging by its wires cables for nearly two weeks, residents claim. Comment

Wonder of wonders, Coney wheel spins again

Coney Island’s beloved Wonder Wheel has survived its wildest ride: Hurricane Sandy Comments (3)

Tonight! The feds come to Sheepshead Bay

Sheepshead Bay: Councilman Lew Fidler is bringing the Federal Emergency Management Agency to the Kings Bay Y to answer Hurricane Sandy victim’s questions. Comment

Get on the magic bus!

Get on the magic bus!

Williamsburg: The Green Bus was tailor-made for Hurricane Sandy — and the fuel strapped borough it left in its wake. Comment

Schools in for Coney kids, just not in Coney

Coney Island: School’s out in Coney Island, but the learning continues. Comment
High School Sports: Sophomore Maura Bellone scored the sweetest goal of her career on Monday as she gave St. Edmund’s a title victory over St. John’s Prep. Comment

Don’t gobble up this last tradition

Not for Nuthin’: This week, our columnist says it’s not cool to go Christmas shopping on Thanksgiving. Comment

Boro’s guards crumble against Miami’s versatility

Back Court: Nets’ general manager Billy King says he crafted the Brooklyn lineup to defeat — or “at least neutralize” — the Miami Heat, position by position. The problem is the defending champs don’t really have positions. Comment

Nets capable of beating the dregs of the NBA

Front Court: The Nets front court took advantage of a home-and-home with the Orlando Magic — but don’t let the two wins convince you this team’s big men are ready for the big time. Comment
When the president touches down to see what Hurricane Sandy did to New York on Thursday, he better be Brooklyn bound, borough leaders say. Comments (3)

Powerless in Red Hook

Powerless in Red Hook

Red Hook: Two-thousand residents of the Red Hook Houses still don’t have electric or heat, and the city won’t say when they’ll get it back. Comments (10)

Storm-damaged Gyro shop finds time for charity

Sheepshead Bay: Talk about some chicken soup for the soul! Comment

Coney handyman is a hero with a hammer, merchants say

Coney Island: Surf Avenue won’t remain a washed-up disaster zone for long — not if Alberto Rodriguez has anything to say about it. Comment

Hellenic helpers! Something Greek brings something special to storm victims

Bay Ridge: These Greeks are bearing gifts no one is wary of. Comment
Photo Galleries: Thousands of volunteers poured into Coney Island and Brighton Beach on Nov. 10 to help cleanup efforts. Comment

Red Hook venders gather, give out delectable delights

Red Hook: The chalupas and tamales are on us! Comments (1)

Dressed to fill! Relief workers say they’ve got too much clothing

Hey Brooklyn, not even hurricane victims want to wear your old mom jeans! Comment

Suds for Sandy victims

Bedford-Stuyvesant: A Bedford-Stuyvesant bar is donaiting $1 for every beer it sells to the Red Cross! Comment

Poster boys! Occupy Wall Street poster printers become pamphleteers

When the power goes out, there’s nothing more powerful than the printed word. Comments (2)
Photo Galleries: Major sections of Hurricane Sandy-ravaged Sheepshead Bay still don’t have electricity, heat, or hot water, say residents and merchants who are spending their third week repairing damaged homes and storefronts. Comments (1)

Sandy spares Cyclone

The cyclone didn’t hurt the Cyclone! Comments (2)

State Sen. Storobin’s days are numbered

Midwood: Soon to be ex-State Sen. David Storobin says he regrets nothing he’s done in his 11 days in Albany — including putting in legislation that would repeal same-sex marriage in New York. Comment

Stan on Sandy, Libya, and the news cycle

It’s Only My Opinion: This week, our columnist wonders how things get pushed off the front page. Comment
Kensington: Hundreds lined Parkville Avenue to bid a sorrowful farewell to little Brendan and Connor Moore — the two boys who were ripped from their mother’s arms and drowned as Hurricane Sandy hit Staten Island. Comments (1)
Hurricane Sandy brought everyone in the borough together — and that includes business rivals. Comment

Cops: Help us find attempted rapist

Bay Ridge: Cops are searching for a man they say mugged and tried to sexually assault a Bay Ridge woman on Nov. 3. Comment
High School Sports: The Railsplitters bested Campus Magnet High School 44–14 on Saturday — a victory the team hopes will bring a modicum of cheer to its Hurricane Sandy-ravaged school. Comment
Transit: The L train is back! Comments (1)

Brooklyn GOP grieves Romney’s loss

Politics: Borough Republican and Conservative leaders were served a disappointing double-whammy on Election Day as they faced the prospect of four more years of President Obama and watched their grasp on Southern Brooklyn fall apart. Comment

Police: Teen mugged man for iPhone

Carroll Gardens: Plus a smattering of other crimes from the 76th Precinct in Carroll Gardens. Comment

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