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Event: This show goes down easy! Comment

The Big send-off: Band tours with album about coming home

Music: These Eyes will soon be roving. Comment
Art: This kid-friendly cafe is growing up! Comment

Political correctness is ruining America’s sense of humor

Rhymes with Crazy: A comedian’s job is to cross the line, says our columnist, not be afraid to go near it. Comments (10)

Cringe Highway! ‘Horrendous’ & ‘monstrous’

What is happening to Kings Highway? Why are wealthy developers destroying Midwood? Comment

What to read this week

Books: Brooklyn booksellers give their top picks. Comment

Dreaming of a Trump dynasty

Spin Cycle: For those “Never Trumpers” still around, here is an even more dystopian vision than a two-term Donald presidency: a Trump political dynasty that dominates the 21st century. Comment
Editor’s Picks: Sample boozy ice cream drinks, see David Bowie on the big screen, and visit a galaxy far, far away! Brooklyn is the place to be! Comment

Bay Ridge has rock ’n’ stroll

Bay Ridge Nights: The Summer Stroll is back! Comment

Bloody July! Boors and barbarians have a ball

A Britisher’s View: Islamo-scums killed more people in June than the Irish Republican Army Germany’s Baader-Meinhof gang, and Italy’s Red Brigade did in their combined 70-year terror campaigns, but lefties, minorities, and liberal academia are more livid about Donald Trump, writes our columnist. Comment
Bay Ridge: Call it pay-to-park politics. Comment

More questions over Harris’s finances

Party Line: Money problems are once again plaguing freshman Assemblywoman Pam Harris (D–Coney Island). Comment

Standing O is at it again!

Standing O: Brooklyn’s biggest booster is boosting bigger and better than ever. Comment
Event: Regular Joes take on G.I. Joes! Comment

Brooklyn homers its way past Renegades

The Ride: Peter Alonson’s three-run home run was all the offense the Cyclones needed to take down Hudson Valley in the series opener on Wednesday night. Comment

More questions over Coney assemblywoman’s finances

Party Line: Money problems are once again plaguing freshman Assemblywoman Pam Harris — and our pals at have the scoop! Read more…
Red Hook: Julianne Cuba: How are you targeting hot spots of crime in the precinct? Comments (1)

The consequence of making a mistake? Compassion

Fearless Living: This week, Stephanie gives us all a lesson in compassion. Comments (2)
BoroBeat: They had the right to remain excited! Comments (1)
Digital editions: L’édition de cette semaine du Livre de Brooklyn est un triomphe de proportions olympiques — un effort de médaille d’or qui appartient au sommet du podium comme son chant national crépite sur haut-parleurs de mal construits. Donc garder le rêve vivant et vous gardez hustlin’, Brooklyn!
This week’s edition of the Brooklyn Paper is a triumph of Olympic proportions — a gold-medal effort that belongs on top of the podium as its national song crackles out of poorly constructed speakers. So keep the dream alive and you keep hustlin’, Brooklyn! Read more…
Dining: Diners are closing all over Brooklyn, but Mirage’s owner says he’s saving a seat for displaced denizens. Comment
Bay Ridge: “Sometimes your best investments are the ones you don’t make.” Comments (24)
Books: It’s a princess story told by a queen! Comments (11)

Eight months in, Kensington residents say new homeless shelter not so bad after all

Kensington: Many didn’t even notice it was there. Comment

Cyclones held scoreless for second time in three games

The Ride: Brooklyn fell back to .500 as the Clones put up a goose egg in the series finale against Aberdeen at MCU Park on Monday morning. Comment

Anaesthetically pleasing: ‘Ketamine the Musical’ opens in Bushwick

Theater: It’s a K-hole new world! Comment

Jo in a frenzy over new Sharknado

Not for Nuthin’: Spoiler alert — read no further if you have not seen “Sharknado: the Fourth Awakens.” Comment
High School Sports: He’s got goals. Comment
Prospect Heights: Carl Frampton became the first Northern Ireland boxer to win two titles at two different weights, and a pair of Brooklyn natives notched their own impressive victories. Comment
Park Slope: And he says Cap does belong in our parks! Comments (7)
Columbia St Waterfront: It’s a turf war! Comments (22)

Police boats haul body found in harbor to Kingsborough

Manhattan Beach: Police recovered a dead man floating off the coast of Brooklyn on Saturday. Comment

Man of the hour: Cyclones starter tosses gem in shutout win

The Ride: A day after being held scorless by Aberdeen, the Cyclones returned the favor with a shutout victory at MCU Park on Monday night, sparked by the strong performance of starting pitcher Erik Manoah. Comment
Books: The Yule Ball has nothing on these celebrations. Comment
Red Hook: Talk about squad goals! Comment
Sunset Park: Sunset Parkers are demanding a lackadaisical landlord make good on her promise to fix up their dilapidated apartment building. Comments (3)
Caris LeVert battled injuries throughout his college career, but Brooklyn’s first-round pick is on track to be ready for training camp, thanks to a detailed rehab schedule this summer. Comment
BoroBeat: It was one fine day. Comment
Checkin’ in with: Julianne Cuba: So you’ve been in office three months and you already have to run again in a primary this September? Comment
Downtown: “Black Lives Matter is a Jewish issue because there are black Jews,” said one protester. Comments (5)

Bushwick burglar swiped cell from open window, packages left out in lobby

Bushwick: Police are looking for a guy who they say took advantage of lax security in two Bushwick apartment buildings last month. Comments (1)

Miscues in the outfield: Cyclones fall to Aberdeen on strange sacrifice fly

The Ride: The IronBirds notched the only run of the day when Jaylan Ferguson scored on a sacrifice fly from first base, handing Brooklyn a loss in the series opener at MCU Park. Comment

A drive down memory lane

It’s Only My Opinion: In which our sagacious motormouth shares some life lessons learned behind the wheel. Comment
Downtown: Brendon Rodney was nothing short of dominant during his career as a Blackbird, and now the track and field star is setting his sights on Olympic gold in Rio. Comment

Brooklyn’s win streak snapped by Lake Monsters

The Ride: The Cyclones’ six-game win streak came to a screeching halt on Saturday night as mental miscues put the squad in an early-game hole at Vermont. Comment

Cyclones extend streak to six, roll past Lake Monsters

The Ride: Brooklyn’s bats continued to lead the charge as the Clones notched a sixth straight victory, cruising to a win in Vermont on Friday night. Comment
It’s a No. 1 priority! Comment
Greenpoint: A dog bit a housekeeper’s toe off in a luxury Greenpoint apartment building on July 27, according to police. Comments (6)
Williamsburg: How do you like them Apples? Comments (5)

Cyclones break .500, win fifth straight

The Ride: Brooklyn, finally, broke the .500 mark for the first time this sesaon, taking down the Lake Monsters on Thursday with dominant pitching and clutch hitting. Comment
Williamsburg: They’re brushing up on their local history! Comment
Dyker Heights: They’re left hanging. Comment

In the good books! Heights residents love temporary library in church

Brooklyn Heights: Grab your library card and check this out! Comments (4)

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