Monday, Aug. 10, 2015

Fun-size photography: Instagram stars shoot mini models

Art: It’s a shoebox photo shoot! Comment

Sunday, Aug. 9, 2015

When teens have sex, its not always rape

Rhymes with Crazy: In fact, it mostly isn’t. Comments (3)

Friday, Aug. 7, 2015

Editor’s Picks: Summer is always a magical time in Brooklyn, but this week you can find it on stage and on the page! Comment

Thursday, Aug. 6, 2015

Gowanaissance! New Third Avenue shops reshape the neighborhood

Gowanus: The borough’s new hippest neighborhood is coming into its own. Comments (6)

Re-berth: Historic boat gets second shot at Red Hook home

Awesome: The Mary A. Whalen is back in Red Hook where it belongs. Comment

Swede emotion! Scandinavian vocal group comes to Bay Ridge

Music: They ain’t just yodeling Dixie. Comments (1)
Fuzzy Brooklyn: Prospect Park was home to an Adoptapalooza! Comment

Suddenly, I want to say ‘No.’

The Dad: This week, the Dad wrestles with the fact that his college-aged daughter is taking a trip to a far off place on her own. Comments (2)

Half weigh! We measure up Cyclones!

Diamond Dave’s Cyclones Report: It’s the half way point of the season, and how are the first place Cyclones stacking up? Read to find out! Comment

Wednesday, Aug. 5, 2015

Humpty dump! WT residents slam traffic-slowing plan

Mean Streets: They are not love-drunk on those humps. Comments (15)

Pols: Snitch to end black-on-black crime

Downtown: Brooklynites who witness gunplay must be willing to report what they saw to police in order to stem the tide of gun violence in the borough, said a group of pols and gun-control activists rallying on the steps of Borough Hall on Tuesday. Comments (6)

R-acket train: Ridge’s subway sending bad vibes to parochial school

Bay Ridge: If you want to know what it sounds like inside St. Anslem’s School when the R Train rumbles along below, just stand next to an idling bulldozer. Comments (7)

Spanish brogue: Mexican musician blends international influences on new album

Music: This Mexican musician found his muse in Brooklyn. Comment
Prospect Heights: The Long Island Rail Road is looking to make the transition to Brooklyn a little easier for Long-Island based hockey fans who want to see their favorite team play in its new home rink. Comments (2)

Disheartening! Cyclones lose, fall out of first

The Ride: This one was tough to watch — or even listen to. Comment

Tuesday, Aug. 4, 2015


Blinded by the light: Ridgites throw shade at city over too-bright street lamps

Bay Ridge: They have to wear sunglasses at night. Comments (17)
Cyclones: It was truly a pitch for the record books — or rather, 150 pitches. Comment

Cosmos are coming to Coney

Come see the Cosmos where the Cyclones play. Comment

Truth feller: Honest artist tries to bridge cultural gaps

Art: The truth is up there. Comment

Gunmen wound five in Red Hook, including pregnant woman

Red Hook: A pair of maniacs sprayed gunfire into a group of people in Red Hook on Monday night, injuring five, two of them critically, cops said. One of the injured women was pregnant and as of Tuesday afternoon remained in critical but stable condition at Lutheran Medical Center, according to a source with knowledge of the matter. Comment

Cyclones bats rally, pitchers hold

The Ride: Seems like everybody did what they were supposed to do. Comment

Cops: Gunman slays man in Fort Greene

Fort Greene: An unknown killer gunned down a man in Fort Greene in the early hours of Aug. 2, according to a report. Comment

Monday, Aug. 3, 2015

Leaves of Grass: Brooklyn’s not dope! Comments (8)
Kensington: Family members and friends of a Kensington teen who a grand jury indicted on murder charges for allegedly fatally stabbing his father are rallying behind the kid they say was the victim of an abusive dad. Comments (1)

Muckdogs top punchless Cyclones

The Ride: Wow, that headline is very Timesian. Comments (2)

Library debuts new, hip bookmobile

Williamsburg: Take that, Batmobile. Comments (1)

Sunday, Aug. 2, 2015

Cyclones mauled by Muckdogs

The Ride: Yeesh. Comment

Saturday, Aug. 1, 2015

More of the same as Cyclones win yet again!

The Ride: Gutsy pitcheing led the Cyclones over the Muckdogs. Comment

Friday, July 31, 2015

Brooklyn Heights: Residents and politicians spoke out against plans to build two towers near Atlantic Avenue in Brooklyn Bridge Park. Comments (19)
Red Hook: You kow those giant things in Red Hook that say “The Port of New York Authority” on them? Yeah, don’t go over there. Comments (17)
You do want to know what they are putting in those sausages! Comment

V-Gay Day! Slope’s Excelsior should reopen on Wednesday

Awesome: Beloved Park Slope gay bar Excelsior is finally set to open its new Fifth Avenue spot next week, a year after shutting the doors to its longtime location down the street, and the owners are just as relieved as their thirsty clientele. Comments (1)

Hooray! Cyclones win again!

The Ride: Our boys got ahead early, and never looked back. Comment

Thursday, July 30, 2015

Last call! Bushwick bar Cain’s Tavern is closing

Go There Now While You Still Can: Beloved Bushwick watering hole Cain’s Tavern is closing at the end of August, and regulars say they’re bummed to be losing a neighborhood hangout where everyone knows your name. Comment

Finally! Cyclones back in the win column

The Ride: Face it, if you score some runs, you have a good chance of winning Comment

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