Sections
>

CNG Radio

Johnny & Barry

Listen: ►iTunes ►RSS

Sign up for daily news e-mails!

News archive

Tuesday, May 17, 2016

Monday, May 16, 2016

A reel Weiner: Outdoor film series launches with Carlos Danger doc

Cinema: Get high and get an eyeful! Comments (6)

Sunday, May 15, 2016

Some alternate alternate-side-of-the-street parking days

Rhymes with Crazy: You know, we could use a few more days off from moving the car. All of us. Comments (11)

This week’s featured advertisers

See all ads

Saturday, May 14, 2016

What to read this week

Books: Brooklyn booksellers give their top picks. Comment

Friday, May 13, 2016

Five things to do in Brooklyn this week!

Editor’s Picks: This week offers adorable art, the Bayou ‘n’ Brooklyn Festival, the Fabulous Fifth Avenue Fair, and other events that do not lend themselves to alliteration! Brooklyn is the place to be! Comment

Vikings invade Bay Ridge!

Bay Ridge Nights: Our pals at BrooklynDaily.com have the harrowing details of this weekend’s Scandinavian invasion. Read more…

Golden ally issued deceptive robocalls in county chairman race

Party Line: And he admitted so in court this week! Our pals at BrooklynDaily.com have all the gossip. Read more…

Chaos in the ring: ‘Bianco’ circus show is a thrilling mess

The Butcher of Flatbush Ave. Extension: This nerve-wracking show is in tents! Comment

Thursday, May 12, 2016

Once upon a crime: Wine bar uncorks Ridge’s bloody history

Nightlife: He is pouring over criminal history! Comments (1)

The only constant in life is change

The Dad: This week, the Dad says he’s been preparing for his empty nest from the first time he put diapers on his daughter. Comment

The Brooklyn Paper: Screw this, we’re going to Bay Ridge

Page 1: Look, it has been a long day — a long week, really — and sometimes you just need to get in the car and head down to an unpretentious old bar where the beer is mass produced, the burgers are reasonably price, and some middle-aged cover band is playing the the Rolling Stones tunes you know and love. So head over and join us for a few, and keep hustlin’ Brooklyn.

Wednesday, May 11, 2016

Kill switch: Feds pause floating power plant plan, will hold public hearing

Williamsburg: It is power to the people. Comments (5)

L train closure will free the G!

Free the G: One train’s L-oss is another’s G-ain! Comments (7)

Sixth scents: Occult historian explains psychic dogs

Fuzzy Brooklyn: They can smell the future! Comment

Tuesday, May 10, 2016

Three suffer broken legs after accident at metal works

Greenwood Heights: Oh the iron knee! Comments (2)

Ice cream of the crop: Free scoops at the newly renovated Montague St. Haagen Dazs today!

Breaking Chews: How’s this for a news scoop? Comments (2)
►Video

Punch drunk: Booze-stealing bandit slugs liquor store worker in face

Williamsburg: A thief punched a Williamsburg liquor store employee in the face while stealing a bottle of booze last Monday, according to a police report. Comments (3)

MCA, where have ya been? Fans pay tribute at Adam Yauch Park

Brooklyn Heights: It’s called gratitude, and that’s right. Comments (4)
►VIDEO

Watch: Giant neon ‘Understanding’ sign spins in Bridge Park

Weird Art: Talk about a conversation piece! Comments (3)

Made in Brooklyn, displayed in Brooklyn: Borough flexes its creative muscle at G’point expo

Williamsburg: Brooklyn makers and shakers put their goods on display this past weekend. Comments (2)

Monday, May 9, 2016

Brooklyn Paper Radio moving to a new day and time!

Podcast: Want to hear Brooklyn Paper Radio live? You need to tune in on Thursday at 4:45! Comment

Dead body found floating in waters off Red Hook

Red Hook: Authorities pulled a woman’s dead body out of the waters off Red Hook on Monday morning. Comment

Read in the face: Cyclists get workout, education at Bike the Branches

Prospect Heights: Call it a study tour! Comment
►Video

Police: Yahoo opens fire in Boerum Hill

Boerum Hill: A yahoo tried to shoot two other people in front of a Boerum Hill building in broad daylight last Sunday, police say. Comments (3)

Friday, May 6, 2016

New kids in school: Applications spike at rezoned Vinegar Hill elementary

Class Action: But parents warned they want to keep it old school. Comments (3)
✔ POLL ✔ Poll

MTA offers two options for L train closure: bad and worse

River of Tears: What the L kind of choice is that? Comments (13)

Board of Elex suspends honcho over Democratic primary purge

Politics: But she can continue her run for district leader in Bay Ridge. Comments (2)
►Video

Jesus! Trio steals Christ statue from Williamsburg church

Williamsburg: Blasphemous bandits stole a statue of Jesus from in front of a Williamsburg church on April 30 — and it is the second time thieves have swiped a figure from the house of worship in recent years. Comments (5)
►Video

Predator tried to rape Williamsburg woman in stairwell of her building

Williamsburg: A dirtbag tried to rape a woman in her Williamsburg building on Tuesday morning, but ran away after she fought him off, police say. Comment

Thursday, May 5, 2016

Park-ing problems

Residents: Affordable housing a ‘Trojan Horse’ for more development in Bridge Park

Bridge ‘Park’: What a thing was this, too, which that mighty mayor wrought and endured in the luxury apartment towers, wherein all we politicians were sitting, bearing to the Brooklyn Heights people overcrowded schools and fate! Comments (11)

Heights Association: Sorry, we didn’t act fast enough to stop view-blocking park building

Bridge ‘Park’: Leader says it should have sued straight away. Comments (36)

Holy s---! This was the most beautiful civic meeting ever!

Brooklyn Heights: Who needs photos of Power Point presentations when the location looks this good?! Comment

Jamaican chef opens Fort Greene restaurant thanks to public housing program

Awesome: He’s Jamaican it! Comments (2)

Don’t miss out!

Stay in touch with the stories people are talking about in your neighborhood:

Optional: Help us tailor our newsletters to you!