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Wednesday, Oct. 14, 2015

Off the rails: Crime novel inspired by violence on a Brooklyn train

Books: Call it a Southern Brooklyn Gothic. Comment

Monday, Oct. 5, 2015

Galley cats! Talk dives into feline seafaring history

Art: Don’t call them sea dogs! Comment

Sunday, Oct. 4, 2015

Cancer makes these survivors best of friends

Rhymes with Crazy: This week, stories of women who fought breast cancer together. Comments (1)

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Saturday, Oct. 3, 2015

What to read this week

Books: Brooklyn booksellers give their top picks. Comment

Friday, Oct. 2, 2015

Brew-ha-ha: Comics from the Brooklyn Pour beer festival

Greenpoint: Our drinking illustrator visited the Brooklyn Pour beer festival with his sketchbook in hand. Comments (4)

Five things to do in Brooklyn this week!

Editor’s Picks: New York’s hottest borough has everything: dogs drinking beer, erotic fan-fiction, a presidential candidate with a boot on his head... Don’t miss it, Brooklyn! Comment

Future films: Virtual reality festival coming to Dumbo

Cinema: It’s a vision of the future! Comment

Get your lederhosen, Bay Ridge!

Bay Ridge Nights: Two Ridge bierhalls will each host a stein-hoisting competition in honor of Oktoberfest — and our pals at BrooklynDaily.com have all the details! Comment

Thursday, Oct. 1, 2015

Breast Cancer Awareness Month

Why we’re pink

Breast Cancer Awareness: Starting today, and for the rest of the month, out website will come to you on a pink background to help raise breast cancer awareness. Comments (1)

Brooklyn volunteers are key players on the anti-cancer stage

Breast Cancer Awareness: Here are some local vollies who go the extra mile for breast cancer patients. Comment

Become a volunteer and give the greatest gift of all — yourself!

Breast Cancer Awareness: Give the greatest gift of all — yourself — to help someone battling cancer: Comment

Check out a ‘pink month’ event

Breast Cancer Awareness: There are Breast Cancer Awareness Month events happening around town. Here are a few to get you started! Comment

Booze-ical comedy: ‘Alcoholic Movie Musical’ mixes up film, stage, and real life

Theater: Making a movie can be a whiskey business. Comment

Pump it up: Coney Island Art Deco structure could become landmark

They’re pumping up the case to make this forgotten Coney Island structure a landmark. Comments (3)

The importance of check-ups for our daughters

The Dad: This week, the Dad tells the difference between his trips to the doctor’s office and his daughters’. Comments (1)

Pick up a pink paper this week!

Page 1: In honor of Breast Cancer Awareness Month, all of the Community News Group’s editions, including your beloved Brooklyn Paper, will be printed on pink paper this week (see paper at left). It’s just another way The Brooklyn Paper does its part to make the world a better place, and keeps you hustlin’ Brooklyn!

Wednesday, Sept. 30, 2015

Nursery slime: Landscapers launch floating herb garden in the Gowanus Canal

Cleaning Our Waterways: If it can grow there, it can grow anywhere. Comments (5)

Organ transplant! Islanders brought a little bit of home to Barclays Center

When the Islanders decamped from Long Island to Brooklyn, the team brought along a piece of its history — the original organ from the Nassau Coliseum. Comments (2)

Room and motherboard: Techie turning Crown Heights brownstones into dorm-style digs

Crown Heights: Boarding houses are back — now with high-speed wifi. Comments (5)

Jury: Bushwick man murdered, butchered his boss

Bushwick: Luis Perez was caught on tape telling his daughter he choked Bruce Blackwood to death then chopped his body up with a machete in 2006. Comment
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Police: Creep groped Greenpoint dog-walker’s butt

Greenpoint: Police are looking for a guy who they say groped a woman’s butt on a Greenpoint street while she was out walking her dog in the early morning hours of Sept. 23. Comment

Tuesday, Sept. 29, 2015

City to grab unused Coney Island land

A city plan to seize unused shorefront land in Coney Island doesn’t go far enough, say local leaders. Comments (13)

Hemp-est in a teapot: Williamsburger sells pot-infused teas

Leaves of Grass: Talk about high tea. Comments (3)

Cod fry for you: Seafood joint coming to Ridge riffs on Bon Jovi

Bay Ridge: There’s a hunger burning in the heart of their souls — for fried anchovies. Comments (1)

Antic roadshow! Huge crowds celebrate Atlantic Avenue fest

Boerum Hill: It takes the funnel cake! Comment

Hero to ground zero: Runners remember lionheart’s charge to Twin Towers

Red Hook: It took thousands to follow in one hero’s footsteps. Comment

Monday, Sept. 28, 2015

Slope synagogue has super sukkah!

Park Slope: It’s alive! Comment

Chop shop! A Bushwick barber is opening a restaurant

Dining: Call it barber-cue! Comments (3)

Friday, Sept. 25, 2015

EXCLUSIVE: More ferries to run between Brooklyn, Governors Island next summer

Brooklyn Heights: Ferries between the two shores will come twice as often on holidays and festivals — and seafaring straphangers will get a preview of the expanded service this Sunday. Comments (5)

Kosciuszko rising: New bridge takes shape over Newtown Creek

Greenpoint: It is a bridge over surprisingly calm waters. Comments (4)

The big pucks! NHL team owner buys Brooklyn Law building for $35M

Brooklyn Heights: He is no cheap skate. Comment

Thursday, Sept. 24, 2015

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Video: Yahoo shoots at car in the middle of Crown Heights street

Crown Heights: Police are looking for a maniac who shot at a moving car in the middle of a Crown Heights street earlier this month. Comments (2)

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