Tuesday, Dec. 8, 2015

Hallelujah! ‘Messiah’ returns to Marine Park

Music: Their sound is gone out across the land! Comment

Monday, Dec. 7, 2015

Historical heights: Tour celebrates black culture around the borough

Bedford-Stuyvesant: She is showing off Brooklyn’s past! Comments (4)

Sunday, Dec. 6, 2015

There’s toys, and then there’s fake toys

Rhymes with Crazy: This week, Lenore breaks down the best phony toys out there. Comments (2)

Friday, Dec. 4, 2015

Editor’s Picks: Rocking menorah lightings, rocking holiday songs, and rocking Swedes are all here in the borough of Kings! Comment
Theater: Call it the House of “Yes, Virginia.” Comments (2)

Where to celebrate Hannukah in Bay Ridge

Bay Ridge Nights: Bay Ridge is getting lit — for eight days! has the details. Read more…

Thursday, Dec. 3, 2015

Aww, nuts!

To yell with it! Stef raises her voice, and expectations

Fearless Parenting: This week, our fearless mom wants nothing more than her kids to listen to her. Comments (2)
Page 1: The floor here at The Brooklyn Paper is literally shaking with excitement at the outstanding edition we have put together this week. That, or they’re doing construction on the sixth floor like the guy at the front desk says. All we know is that we are picking up some good vibrations. So stay steady and keep hustlin’ Brooklyn. Read more…

Wednesday, Dec. 2, 2015

TOMORROW: Scott Stringer wants to hear your problems, ideas, hopes, and dreams

Fort Greene: Give him a run for his money! Comment
Romance! Intrigue! Woolen blankets! Let Roz Liston whisk you away to the heyday of the S.S. United States with her amazing true story. Comments (5)

Bard bar: Actors perform cocktail-fueled ‘Macbeth’ inside distillery

Theater: Pour spirits in thine ear — and thine mouth! Comments (1)

Tree-light-a-palooza 2015

Downtown: Talk about horse power! Comment

Hark Slope! Kids sing up a storm at annual tree-lighting

Park Slope: Park Slopers are really singing this event’s praises! Comment

Tuesday, Dec. 1, 2015

Canal knowledge

Shopping: Now you can take home a memento of your trip to the Gowanus Canal that isn’t a rash! Comment

It came from the Gowanus Canal: The only holiday gift guide you need

Shopping: There is only one place you need to shop this holiday season — the Gowanus Souvenir Shop. Comments (1)
Art: Get snug with a pug for the holidays! Comment

Political spin

Mean Streets: What do Idahoans think of their namesake bike law? We called them to find out! Comments (18)
✔ Poll

POLL: Should cyclists be allowed to ride through red lights?

Mean Streets: A Brooklyn councilman wants to change the road rules so cyclists can roll through red lights and stop lights — also known as the “Idaho stop.” Comments (28)
Bay Ridge: Workers broke ground on a new “Green Church” in Bay Ridge earlier this month — and our pals at have the exclusive! Read more…

Police: Phone thief takes selfie with stolen cell, uploads it to Google

Ditmas Park: Cops are hunting a guy who they say swiped a man’s phone in Ditmas Park on Oct. 24, before using the cell to take a selfie that was instantly uploaded onto the victim’s Google account. Comment

Monday, Nov. 30, 2015

Mean Streets: A Williamsburg pol’s proposal to allow cyclists to ride through red lights and stop signs so long as the coast is clear would bring the city’s laws into sync with the way many pedal-pushers say they already roll. Comments (65)
Downtown: And just in time for winter! Comments (1)

Primping and preening: Volunteers spruce up bird-watchers’ paradise Bush Terminal Park

Sunset Park: This park is for the birds — literally! Comment

Friday, Nov. 27, 2015

Shelter bomb! Kensington gets two weeks’ notice on new homeless center across from school

Brooklyn Is Angry: Residents say the city should have given them more notice and consultation — and now they don’t trust officials to keep the refuge safe and secure. Comments (3)
Changing Brooklyn: The show must go on! Comments (6)

Thursday, Nov. 26, 2015

Awesome: Celebs included Lil Mama and Deon Grant — but the real stars were the residents. Comments (2)

Wednesday, Nov. 25, 2015

Party pooper: Summer raves at Williamsburg warehouse haunt new tenants

Williamsburg: Now is the winter of Community Board 1’s discontent. Comment

Forever 21 returns to Fulton Mall on Friday

Shopping: It is back on rack! Comment

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