Wednesday, Aug. 24, 2016

Music: These colors are running in a new direction! Comments (2)

Tuesday, Aug. 23, 2016

Monday, Aug. 22, 2016

Cinema: This film night will serve up a one-two combo! Comment

Sunday, Aug. 21, 2016

And now … A college class to teach kids how to be adults

Rhymes with Crazy: Do you thing we baby them too much, maybe? Comments (6)

Saturday, Aug. 20, 2016

What to read this week

Books: Brooklyn booksellers give their top picks. Comment

Friday, Aug. 19, 2016

Editor’s Picks: This week we’ve got sand sculptures, roving musicians, and Bill Nye the Science Guy! Brooklyn is the place to be! Comment

Thursday, Aug. 18, 2016

Boro of Nerds: It’s a super sequel! Comments (2)

Judge orders GOP redo county chairmanship vote

Party Line: It’s been nearly a year since the Brooklyn Republican party had a leader — and it may not get one any time soon, according to our pals at Read more…

Our Beloved Brooklyn Cyclones

Rough return: Cyclones suffer disappointing loss in first game after All-Star break

The Ride: The Cyclones were back on the field – after a two-day All-Star break – but it wasn’t a happy return as Brooklyn gave up a late-game lead, falling to Staten Island on Wednesday night. Comment

Battered in Brooklyn: Late-season injuries starting to pile up for Cyclones

Ups & Downs: The Cyclones saw two of the squad’s top players suffer season-ending injuries earlier this week and now Brooklyn is looking for the next star to step up heading into the final stretch of summer. Comment
Diamond Dave’s Cyclones Report: Former Yankees skipper Joe Torre returned home to Brooklyn last week – managing a celebrity softball game at MCU Park – and shining a spotlight on his charity work on and off the field. Comment

The fame plan: Local filmmaker screens his bid for celebrity

Cinema: This filmmaker knows how to hustle! Comment

Three steps to enlightenment: recognition, forgiveness, reprogramming

Fearless Parenting: This week, Stephanie realizes she can’t get upset with herself when she looks at her kids and sees her mirror image. Comment

Wednesday, Aug. 17, 2016

Brooklyn Is Angry: This food festival was boiling hot but still ended up half baked! Comments (4)
Changing Brooklyn: They want to wipe the Slate clean! Comments (5)

Lout knifes cyclist with box-cutter amidst road-rage fight

Fort Greene: Plus more relentless crime from Fort Greene and Clinton Hill’s 88th Precinct. Comments (1)

Police: Suspect attacks store employee during failed robbery

Park Slope: Plus all the other crime from Park Slope’s 78th Precinct blotter. Comment

Cad swipes woman’s handbag

Bensonhurst: Get ready for your weekly run down of crimes from Bensonhurst’s 62nd Precinct. Comment

Jerk pours sugar in freight trucks’ gas tanks

Carroll Gardens: Crime from the 76th Precinct in Carroll Gardens. Comment

Fast-food joint robbery leads to dramatic battle with workers

Brooklyn Heights: Plus all the other crime from Brooklyn Heights and Downtown’s 84th Precinct blotter. Comment

Police: Stoner almost shoots bodega clerk

Williamsburg: Plus all the other dastardly news from Williamsburg’s 90th Precinct. Comment

Thief swipes lady’s bag while she sings karaoke

Greenpoint: Plus all the other crime from Greenpoint’s 94th Precinct. Comment

Speedster takes off in delivery man’s car

Bay Ridge: The theft leads this week’s 68th Precinct police blotter. Comment

Tuesday, Aug. 16, 2016

Dooley Noted: “I loved it! It was much better than ‘Cats!’ I want to see it again and again!” cheered our reviewer. Comment
Crown Heights: Join the West Indian Day Parade before it gets cool. Comments (4)

Monday, Aug. 15, 2016


Police: Guy steals ATM with $13K in it from Prospect Heights eatery

Prospect Heights: Also: three iPads. Comments (2)
Changing Brooklyn: Well that sucks. Or does it? Comments (3)

Cyclones edge out win ahead of All-Star break

The Ride: Brooklyn grabbed a confidence-boosting victory at MCU Park on Sunday, taking down the West Virgina Black Bears ahead of the New York-Penn League All-Star game this week. Comment

Sunday, Aug. 14, 2016

Brooklyn blows lead, five-game win streak snapped

The Ride: The Cyclones gave up four runs in the top of the ninth as West Virginia rallied on Saturday night, ending Brooklyn’s win streak at MCU Park. Comment

Saturday, Aug. 13, 2016

Seventh heaven: Clones use big-time inning to notch fifth straight win

The Ride: Brooklyn scored eight runs in the seventh – with two outs on the board – to shut the door on a fifth straight victory, taking down the West Virginia Black Bears at MCU Park on Friday. Comment

Friday, Aug. 12, 2016

Fuzzy Brooklyn: This puppy really knows how to enjoy the dog days of summer! Comment

Police: Brute fractures man’s skull with tire iron

Williamsburg: Police are searching for a guy who attacked a 33-year-old man with a tire iron in Williamsburg on Aug. 4, sending him to the hospital with a fractured skull. Comments (2)

Bike psych! Transportation Alternatives’ Paul Steely White: NYPD must treat traffic crimes as seriously as rape

Podcast: It’s time for the police to do its job, says the pro-bike activist. Comments (53)
Downtown: He says it is to highlight diversity. Comments (8)

Walk it off: Cyclones set franchise-record in walks, take down Lake Monsters

The Ride: Brooklyn drew a franchise-record 12 walks and notched another late-game rally to take down the Vermont Lake Monsters at MCU Park on Thursday. Comment
Brooklyn Is Angry: The owner of one neighboring business claimed he had already lost a $15,000 event reservation because the would-be client heard about the shelter. Comments (7)

Thursday, Aug. 11, 2016

Prospect-Lefferts Gardens: The new Prospect Park Captain America statue is only advertising one product, says Borough President Adams — the United States of America. Comments (7)

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