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Tuesday, Jan. 26, 2016

Tragically hip: Play looks at the ‘Last Hipster in Brooklyn’

Theater: What is a hipster, anyway? Comments (1)

Monday, Jan. 25, 2016

Fifty shades darker: Black burlesque troupe shakes it up

Nightlife: Burlesque is the new black. Comments (1)

Sunday, Jan. 24, 2016

Lenore translates your order at Starbucks

Rhymes with Crazy: Finally, someone to explain to you what you are about to enjoy. Or not. Comment

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Saturday, Jan. 23, 2016

What to read this week

Books: Brooklyn booksellers give their top picks. Comment

Friday, Jan. 22, 2016

Five things to do in Brooklyn this week!

Editor’s Picks: This week there’s a robot rumpus, some dolphin discourse, a brass band boppin’, and much more! Everything is happening in Brooklyn! Comment

Bay Ridge is braced for a show-storm!

Bay Ridge Nights: Our friends at have the scoop on bands that will be rocking through the snow in Bay Ridge! Comment

My daughter proudly served on jury duty

The Dad: Most people try to avoid it, but she did her civic duty and he is proud. Comment

Thursday, Jan. 21, 2016

A night at the (space) opera

Lose the Force!: Space opera show looks beyond ‘Star Wars’

Cinema: This space survey is skipping the galaxy far, far away! Comment

Launching into song: Astronaut opera opens at BAM

Music: It is a literal space opera! Comment

Police: Teen was hiding assault rifle under his jacket

Bedford-Stuyvesant: Police arrested a teen on Tuesday night who they say was walking along a Bedford-Stuyvesant street with an assault rifle stuffed under his coat. Comment

Coney landowner’s family may have foresworn sale out of spite

Development: Our pals at have the latest in the city’s Coney Island land grab! Read more…

Wednesday, Jan. 20, 2016

Dr. DeBlasio: Mayor attempts to revive LICH development talks

Changing Brooklyn: Emergency surgery is back at Long Island College Hospital! Comments (8)

No exit sign: Controversial turn off Manhattan Bridge remains for now

Mean Streets: They aren’t turning back now. Comments (3)

Land of milk and hummus: Film looks at Israel’s food culture

Cinema: This food film shows us a melting pot. Comment

DeBlasio looks to the future at BAM’s annual MLK tribute

Fort Greene: Monday marked the 48th anniversary of Martin Luther King, Jr.’s death — but Mayor DeBlasio is already thinking about the 50th. Comment

Tuesday, Jan. 19, 2016

Parks and aggravation: Canal-side builders leaving cars on sidewalk

Mean Streets: This parking job really stinks. Comments (14)

Listen: Union rep says Sweet’N Low closure a real estate boondoggle

Podcast: Take a listen to another exciting, MLK-Day edition of Brooklyn Paper Radio now! With audio … Comments (3)

Brake in the case: Cops have no record of brick-smashing Ridge crash

Bay Ridge: The investigation must have hit a wall. Comments (4)

Police: Guy drove car into Gowanus Canal after alleged hit and run

Mean Streets: Now he needs a bath — and a lawyer. Comments (7)

Civil Ridgites movement: MLK Day march against Muslim bashing

Bay Ridge: They’ve preached an understanding! Comments (25)

Monday, Jan. 18, 2016

Nein-apple Walk! Cadman Plaza co-op votes against lucrative land sale!

Brooklyn Heights: Pineapple Walk is now forbidden fruit! Comments (11)

No-money-ball! Little league: Neglected Williamsburg fields need cash, love

Meadows of Shame: Williamsburg pols must go to bat for two run-down neighborhood ballfields by pitching in funds and urging the city to fix them up, say leaders of a local little league. Comments (4)

Nothing new under the sun: Visible solar panels in historic district divides Cobble Hill board

Changing Brooklyn: Can historic brownstones go green? Comments (9)

Police release footage of two armed robberies in Bedford-Stuyvesant last week

Bedford-Stuyvesant: Police are hunting for the perpetrators of two separate armed robberies at Bedford-Stuyvesant stores last week, and have released security footage of both crimes in their quest for justice. Comment

Friday, Jan. 15, 2016

Shh! New Williamsburg dine-in cinema only serves quiet food

Breaking Chews: Talk about making concessions! Comment

Art breaker! Downtown Macy’s ‘Love Letter’ mural slated for demolition

Changing Brooklyn: It is a break-up everyone saw coming. Comments (3)

Their cross to bear: CB1 approves landmarking church over parishioners’ objections

Williamsburg: Everyone agrees this space is sacred — just not for the same reasons. Comments (4)

Chug along! Ridge bar toasts R train centennial

Bay Ridge: They wined about the R train. Comments (2)

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