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Tuesday, May 10, 2016

Getting cheesy: Fort Greene comedy duo host dinner and a show

Rimshot: You don’t have to bring tomatoes to this show — they are already supplied. Comments (1)

Monday, May 9, 2016

Subbed titles: A variety show for re-named books

Books: He has a title role! Comment

A cut above: Beep honors Ridge chef at Arab-American fete

Event: Salam, he likes ’em! Comments (2)

Sunday, May 8, 2016

Tiny apartments: Another reason not to live in Manhattan

Rhymes with Crazy: Or, “How I threw everything away and learn to love minimalism.” Comment

Friday, May 6, 2016

Five things to do in Brooklyn this week!

Editor’s Picks: We’ve got the debut of a kitty cafe, an art show near Gowanus Bay, free music for Mother’s Day, a tragic play, and a book you should read without delay. Brooklyn is the place to be! Comment

Sight at the Museum

More than meets the eye: Local artist in ‘Disguise’

Art: This mask tells the truth. Comment

Question authorities: Museum app connects you to historians

Art: Answers are just a text away. Comment

Thursday, May 5, 2016

Weed all about it! Steph goes to pot!

Fearless Parenting: This week, Stephanie decides to buy legal marijuana in front of her kids! Now that’s Fearless! Comments (15)

Party boss Seddio defends Brooklyn elections honchos

Party Line: The fallout over Brooklyn’s massive Democratic voter purge last month continues, and has the latest gossip! Read more…

Heavy petting: Experimental show follows a pet detective

Theater: This tale may have you in hiss-terics. Comment

The Brooklyn Paper: High-brow

Page 1: Hey bud! Jonesing for news? This week’s Brooklyn Paper comes rolled up for your convenience, once again turning over every stone and hashing out all the big issues. Weed be lying to you if we told you we’re in our right minds, but that doesn’t mean we’re not having a bhang-up time. Call it pot-luck, but we’ve put together an issue that smokes all the others (and we’ve been doing it four twenty years!). So have a dope week and keep hustlin’ Brooklyn.

Wednesday, May 4, 2016

Farina: How PR and power brunches with developers can desegregate schools

Class Action: It is the breakfast of education-equality champions. Comments (1)

Police: Sicko groped 7-year-old in Williamsburg kosher grocery store

Williamsburg: A sicko groped a little girl in a Williamsburg grocery store on Monday, according to a police report. Comment

Suit: State trying to boot frail Slopers from old folks’ home again

Park Slope: Another Prospect Park Residence lawsuit? Must be Wednesday. Comment

Mean streets

Beep, activists to police: Quit blaming cyclists in fatal crashes!

Mean Streets: The demand follows two recent Brooklyn cyclist crash deaths in which authorities initially pointed the finger at the victims — only to change their tunes later. Comments (60)

Police: Cyclist beat driver with bike lock

Williamsburg: An irate cyclist beat a driver with a bike lock and smashed up his car in Williamsburg on Monday, according to a police report. Comments (16)

Down to the wire: High-flying circus group comes to Dumbo

Event: This show is in tents! Comments (1)

Caseload of grief: Ridge icon Judge Arthur Schack is dead at 71

Bay Ridge: The state Supreme Court justice was a bench powerhouse, and one of the first vocal opponents of foreclosures during the housing crisis of the late 2000s. Comments (4)

Sop and go: Five Boro Bike tour a wet one

Event: Rains came down, spirits stayed up. Comment

Good form! Park Slope martial arts school celebrates World Tai Chi Day

Park Slope: They’ve got it down to a fine martial art! Comment

Tuesday, May 3, 2016

New kids on the block! Prospect Park hires goats to eat weeds

Fuzzy Brooklyn: It’s a dirty job, but somebody’s goat to do it! Comments (6)

Police: Snake strangles guy on Williamsburg street, swipes $200 once he passes out

Williamsburg: A crook choked a man out on a Williamsburg Street then swiped hundreds of dollars from his wallet last month, according to a police report. Comments (1)

Royal pain: Overdose death at Prince Hotel

Bay Ridge: The news comes just weeks before the city will auction off the troubled flophouse. Comments (5)

Soggy blossoms! Crowds brave rain for Sakura Matsuri flower fest

Crown Heights: April flowers brought May showers! Comment

Fort purple! Prince fans swarm Fort Greene Park to celebrate idol

Fort Greene: They were bathing in the “Purple Rain” — and also the actual rain. Comment

Unhampered! Blind workers create and sell Mother’s Day baskets Downtown

Awesome: And you can buy one for your mom! Comment

Monday, May 2, 2016

Crit-ical hit! Massive pileup mars Red Hook bike race

Red Hook: It was a vicious cycle. Comments (8)

Joe blow: Hothead throws coffee on man in Bed-Stuy bodega

Bedford-Stuyvesant: A guy threw a steaming cup of coffee on another man in a Bedford-Stuyvesant bodega on April 19, according to a report. Comments (2)

Taking it to the Imax

I maxed: Reporter survives Imax’s new spin class — just

Fitness: Sweating over stories and dealing with spin and backpedaling is part of any reporter’s day — but never quite so literally. Comments (1)

Big screen debut: Imax opening spin studio in Dumbo this week

Fitness: Call it a move-ie theater! Comments (3)

Arty party, me hearties! Art org throws massive gala in Navy Yard

Fort Greene: The party was shipshape! Comments (1)

Friday, April 29, 2016

Cutting a path: Pulaski Bridge bike lane finally open

Mean Streets: It is the path of less resistance. Comments (23)

Thursday, April 28, 2016

Hit the gas! Williamsburg residents, pols fight floating generator

Williamsburg: They are fighting the power! Comments (6)

Police hunting for gunman who shot and killed Bushwick man

Bushwick: A gunman fatally shot a man in his Bushwick home on Tuesday, and now police are on the hunt for the perpetrator. Comments (2)

All ears! Dogs visit Borough Hall to hear about Beep’s adoption event

Fuzzy Brooklyn: They’re political animals! Comments (2)

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