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Young at art: Rising choreography stars dance into Dumbo

DUMBO: They are dance-stepping out! Comment

Young at art: Rising choreography stars dance into Dumbo

Dance: They are dance-stepping out! Comment

You’re making grilled cheese all wrong!

Cobble Hill: Get ready for a chewed awakening from a new book of unconventional ideas to make conventional dishes even tastier. Comment

You’re making grilled cheese all wrong!

Books: Get ready for a chewed awakening from a new book of unconventional ideas to make conventional dishes even tastier. Comments (2)

Six-string star spends down-time playing Park Slope

Park Slope: Smokey Hormel’s guitar playing is one of the worst kept secrets in rock. Comment

Six-string star spends down-time playing Park Slope

Music: Smokey Hormel’s guitar playing is one of the worst kept secrets in rock. Comment

Sound Off to the Editor

Letters: Catch up on what your neighbors are thinking on the best soapbox in town. Comment

It happend! Camine saved by FDNY!

Big Screecher: This week, the Screecher gets trapped in a school yard! Comment

Where to GO this week!

Nightlife: Learn to contra dance, dress up like a cult movie character, tour art galleries in Gowanus, be part of a spooky Britney Spears musical, and other things to do in Brooklyn Oct. 17–23. Comment
You don’t have to drive to New England to go leaf peeping. Comment

St. Paddy’s comes early to the Ridge!

Bay Ridge Nights: You will have to wait six months to drink green beer, but in Bay Ridge, you can start celebrating St. Patrick’s Day right now! Comment

Mayor’s report card: blunders, groveling, cronyism, & bigotry

A Britisher’s View: This week, our columnist points out that phony Bill DeBlasio is a proud supporter of the black one-percent. Comment

Local padre receives special recognition

The Kings Chapter of the Catholic War Veterans celebrated its annual dinner on Oct. 2 at the Rex Manor and honored Italian-American soldiers who defended the county. Comment

St. Paddy’s comes early to the Ridge!

Bay Ridge Nights: It is halfway to St. Patrick’s Day, and in Bay Ridge, that is reason to celebrate, according to our pals at BrooklynDaily.com. Read more…

Multimedia opera probes Wikileaks and Chelsea Manning

Fort Greene: Call it a covert ops-era. Comment

Multimedia opera probes Wikileaks and Chelsea Manning

Theater: Call it a covert ops-era. Comment
Marine Park: Pink has never been more powerful! Comment

Down on the farm at Aviator

Marine Park: The Green Meadows Farm at Aviator Sports and Events Center is an autumnal escape from city life filled with animals, hayrides, a Halloween spook house, and plenty of pumpkins. Comment

Kings Theatre needs organ transplant

Flatbush: A group wants to bring the Loew’s Kings Theatre’s original pipe organ back to the famed movie house — but first they need to figure out how to get the instrument back to Brooklyn. Comment

Kings Theatre needs organ transplant

A group wants to bring the Loew’s Kings Theatre’s original pipe organ back to the famed movie house — but first they need to figure out how to get the instrument back to Brooklyn. Comment

Art-tech hub pulls out of Fort Greene development

Circuit Lord: A workshop for techie artists and artsy technologists moved to Sunset Park recently for what was supposed to be a short stay, but now it is sticking around for a while. Comment

Bosom buddies! Moms search for friends at speed-dating night

Gowanus: This is no child’s play. Comment

Bosom buddies! Moms search for friends at speed-dating night

Nightlife: This is no child’s play. Comment

Crane crash

Sheepshead Bay: A massive crane was lodged underneath the Q train tracks on Avenue U in Sheepshead Bay for hours on Oct. 15 after a longtime truck driver attempted to clear a low-hanging overpass. Comment

Boro of booze

That’s the spirit! New book highlights local liquors and libations

Dining: Lovers of both booze and Brooklyn are going to drink this up! Comment

That’s the spirit! New book highlights local liquors and libations

Dining: Lovers of both booze and Brooklyn are going to drink this up! Comment

Recipe: Royal Ascot Cocktail

Dining: Make this variation on a Pimm’s cocktail from Boerum Hill’s Cuilding on Bond at home. Comment

Recipe: Royal Ascot Cocktail

Dining: Make this variation on a Pimm’s cocktail from Boerum Hill’s Building on Bond at home. Comment

Getting back into the college life

The Dad: This week, the Dad goes to Parents Weekend at his kid’s college and has the ride of his life. Comment
Page 1: Look, we’re not going to lie to you. We have a template here, and for years, we’ve stuck to it. But there is no shame in that. In fact, many respect the fact that we are steadfast in our ways, unflinching in our loyalties, and committed to doing what it is we do. So what are you waiting for? Keep carrying the torch and keep hustlin’, Brooklyn! Read more…
High School Sports: Emotion poured out of Grand Street after winning the division title because doing so was not as easy as the team made it look this year — especially when it came to beating Leon Goldstein. Comment

Brooklyn’s PSAL football dominance growing

Joe Knows: The Public School Athletic League football season is more than halfway over and there are no clear favorites to reach the city title game and win it all. Comment
Midwood: Two locals are still in critical condition after a devastating car accident in Midwood on Oct. 11. Comment

Whole ricotta love

Whole ricotta love

Bensonhurst: The icing on the cake at Bensonhurst’s Columbus Day Parade on Oct. 11 was the neighborhood’s first-ever cannoli-eating contest. Comment

Columbus Day Parade in Bensonhurst

Bensonhurst: Columbus Day came early in Bensonhurst. Comment

Still no answers in Brooklyn Half Marathon runner death

Fitness: The medical examiner’s office still has not completed the autopsy of the runner who collapsed at the finish line of the Brooklyn Half Marathon and died five months ago. Comments (1)

Bands from mysterious island to rock Brooklyn venue

Prospect Heights: Four bands from bucolic Staten Island (pronounced stat-NUY-lin) will perform their people’s traditional music at a Brooklyn bar. Comment
You don’t have to drive to New England to go leaf peeping. Comment

Yo! Magnetic Fields frontman pens book on two-letter Scrabble words

DUMBO: Good Scrabble words come in small packages. Comment
Our neighbors down Sheepshead Bay way have long had problems with litter accumulating in their streets. But now, thanks to a recent repaving job that entombed candy wrappers and cigarette butts in asphalt, that problem is permanent. Our pals at BrooklynDaily.com have the story. Read more…

Yo! Magnetic Fields frontman pens book on two-letter Scrabble words

Books: Good Scrabble words come in small packages. Comment
Fuzzy Brooklyn: A Prospect Heights mystic worked her magic on a bunch of fidos on Oct. 11. Comment

Damn! Jo doesn’t think conformity looks good

Not for Nuthin’: This week, our columnist considers women’s rights and the hijab. Comment

Police: Transgender woman beaten by bigots in Bushwick

Bushwick: A transgender woman was beaten by four men on a Bushwick street at about 11:20 p.m. on Oct. 12, according to the police. Comment

Crime of snatchin’: Police seek Clinton Hill restaurant thief

Clinton Hill: An opportunist snatched a woman’s purse from the back of her chair while she was eating in a Vanderbilt Avenue restaurant on Oct. 11, cops said. Comment
Crown Heights: Police found skeletal human remains in the backyard of a Crown Heights building on Oct. 9. Comment
High School Sports: Erasmus Hall remains unbeaten after it rallied to narrowly escape a major scare from South Shore. Comment

Cops: Help find missing teen girl

Flatlands: Police are asking for help finding a 14-year-old girl who went missing from her Flatlands home on Oct. 7. Comment
Sheepshead Bay: The neighborhood’s chronic litter problem is now permanent, after the city embedded trash in Ocean Avenue when it repaved the roadway. Comment

Riff raffle: Ridge bands rock charity fund-raiser at Salty Dog

Bay Ridge: These silver shredders pumped out golden oldies for a good cause. Comment

Royal flush: Parks department pitches $2.4 million bathrooms for Red Hook

Red Hook: Locals initially wanted to flush the pricey privvy plan that they said would ruin Valentino Park’s view, but a rejiggering by parks department designers has some coming around. Comments (3)

Police: Transgender woman beaten by bigots in Bushwick

Bushwick: A group of four men brutally attacked a transgender woman with a two-by-four on Bushwick Avenue on Sunday evening, leaving her near death, police said. Our colleagues over at Gay City News have the whole disturbing story. Read more…
Williamsburg–Greenpoint Waterfront: Williamsburg residents want to hit the snooze button on Saturday construction at the Domino Sugar factory mega-development. Comments (9)
Workers at a Sunset Park food production plant are fed up with an employer threatening to put them out of work to avoid paying a living wage. Comment
Crown Heights: Police found skeletal human remains in the backyard of a Crown Heights building on Oct. 9. Comment

Cort in session: Erasmus two-way star delivering big in senior season

High School Sports: Erasmus Hall senior Kefa Cort has put his disappointing junior year in his rearview mirror — the defenders trying to tackle him this season. Comment
High School Sports: New Utrecht boasts one of the city’s best defenses, but the Utes’ offence may be a victim of its success. Comment
Fuzzy Brooklyn: A Prospect Heights mystic worked her magic on a bunch of fidos on Oct. 11. Comment
Gowanus: What a load of crap. Comments (3)

Bellhop checkup: Hotel union getting flashy healthcare center on Fulton

Fort Greene: This futuristic high-rise building on Fulton Street is just what the doctor ordered, according to the hotel workers union building it. Comment

Buses leave Bergen Beachers bereft of breath

Bergen Beach: Bergen Beach parents say the foul fumes from a nearby bus depot are causing chronic respiratory problems for their children. Comment

Operation Teen Sweep

Clinton Hill: Friends and young family members of the black 17-year-old apparently knocked out by a police officer in Clinton Hill in June say the incident was scary, but it wasn’t surprising. Comments (8)
Park Slope: Parents, teachers, and students gathered at John Jay Educational Campus on Friday to decry the recently launched anti-teen hangout initiative, which they say unfairly targets black and Latino students. Comments (11)

May the wind always be at your back

Bay Ridge: Dozens of Ridgites gathered for one last drink at neighborhood mainstay Killarney Pub on Oct. 9. Comment
Marine Park: Outraged residents are calling for the firing of several security guards after they were caught on video kicking, punching, and choking a high school freshman at a Marine Park shopping center. Comment

Oktoberfest comes to Aviator

Marine Park: Partygoers celebrated the second-annual Oktoberfest at Aviator Sports and Events Center on Oct. 4. Comment

Two struck on Surf Avenue

Coney Island: An elderly couple is in critical condition after a driver struck them near the intersection of Surf Avenue and W. 27th Street in Coney Island on Oct. 8. Comment

Crash in Flatbush

Crash in Flatbush

Mean Streets: A 60-year-old pedestrian was critically injured on Oct. 11 when a driver hit him on Ocean Avenue in Flatbush, cops said. Comments (5)

Stan on credit cards and bureaucrats

It’s Only My Opinion: This week, our columnist tries to get some free airline miles, and remembers the workers at Queens Borough Hall. Comment

Getting technical: Burglars strike Dumbo tech hub

DUMBO: A bunch of bandits burglarized tech company offices in a Dumbo building late last month, cops said. Comments (5)
Bridge ‘Park’: Brooklyn Bridge Park’s new basketball and handball courts are all fun and games — until somebody’s stuff gets stolen. Comments (15)

FDNY saves Carmine with the ‘Jaws Of Life’

Sunday Screech: Look, if you want to save the Screecher’s life, you’ve gotta go big. Comments (2)

Cops: Help find missing Midwood man

Midwood: Police are asking for help finding a 34-year-old man who went missing from his home in Midwood on Oct. 9. Comment

Striking Golden: Feds investigate pol’s campaign spending

Bay Ridge: U.S. Attorney Preet Bharara has subpoenaed state Sen. Marty Golden’s campaign finance records. Comment

Doctors at former LICH site to get roomy digs

Hospitals in Crisis: New York University reached an agreement with developer Fortis Property Group on Thursday to double the amount of medical space in its planned healthcare facility inside the luxury residential complex on the former Long Island College Hospital campus in Cobble Hill — but it is keeping the number of staffers the same. Comments (3)
Park Slope: Park Slope parents and kids are invited to sound off on the new police anti-teen-hangout initiative, and the claim that officers told black Slope students to “get out of the neighborhood” last month, at a town hall meeting tonight. Comments (20)

Second homeless shelter for Plumb Beach

Sheepshead Bay: Because the new facility on Emmons Avenue is classified as an emergency shelter, the city did not have to go through Community Board 15 for approval. Comment

Cops: Help us find Canarsie cab shooter

Canarsie: Police are looking for a man they believe shot a cab driver in Canarsie on Oct. 3. Comment
Williamsburg schoolchildren formed a human peace sign yesterday to mark what would have been John Lennon’s 74th birthday. Comment
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Murder at the Bushwick Houses

Bushwick: Police have released a video of the cold-blooded killing of a Bushwick Houses resident in late September. Comments (1)
Prospect Heights: A pro-Palestinian protester punched the director of the prominent Sheepshead Bay Jewish organization in the face outside of an exhibition basketball game at the Barclays Center on Wednesday night, according to police. Comment
Event: A pro-Palestinian protester punched the director of the prominent Sheepshead Bay Jewish organization in the face outside of an exhibition basketball game at the Barclays Center on Wednesday night, according to police. Comments (40)

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