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Breast Cancer Awareness: Workshops, wig programs, and support groups in Brooklyn. Comments (1)

Book for hubby tells how to ‘Stand by Her’

Breast Cancer Awareness: Bedford-Stuyvesant author John W. Anderson offers advice for husbands, fathers, sons, brothers, and friends accompanying a breast cancer sufferer on her journey. Comment

Father ‘hoods: ‘Dad Day’ series explores Brooklyn nabes

Cinema: It’s a look back in humor. Comment
Breast Cancer Awareness: Breast Cancer Awareness Month is an opportune time to start planning and training for next summer’s seven-day bike trek from Manhattan to Niagra Falls. Comment

Grim fairy tales: Baroque band plays creepy kids’ stories

Music: Call them scary tales! Comment

Creepy clowns the latest unnecessary fear

Rhymes with Crazy: What’s next? Killer muppets? Comments (8)

Just peaky!

Breast Cancer Awareness: Bellevue is America’s oldest, continuously operating hospital, and a leader in breast health. Comment

NYC Health + Hospitals / Woodhull in North Brooklyn

Breast Cancer Awareness: Woodhull Medical Center is using the latest treatments to help breast cancer patients. Comment

Reader’s 5-cents: Buh-bye to bottle bill

Letters: I hear that New York State has a $19-billion budget surplus, so why not eliminate the annoying bottle bill? Comment

What to read this week

Books: Brooklyn booksellers give their top picks. Comment

Trump, Hillary, and setting women free

Spin Cycle: Our columnist says the best guy to lose to Hillary Clinton is Donald Trump — and everything he stands for. Comment

Survivor’s tale of hope and courage

Breast Cancer Awareness: At 10 years cancer-free, this woman uses her experience to help others. Comments (2)

Overnight Marine Parkway Bridge closures coming

Transit: Don’t get stuck in Queens after the sun goes down! Comment

Get ready for Bay Ridge Frights!

Bay Ridge Nights: It’s getting spooky in Bay Ridge! Comment
Editor’s Picks: It’s a week of fine art, crazy science, and award-winning dance! Brooklyn is the place to be! Comments (1)

The camera of Cthulhu: Dark secrets of adapting Lovecraft revealed!

Cinema: He knows the craft of Lovecraft films. Comment

Think pink

Why we’re pink

Breast Cancer Awareness: Community News Group’s third annual pink edition is dedicated to the need for early intervention in the fight against breast cancer. Comments (1)

Making ‘Strides’ against breast cancer

Breast Cancer Awareness: The annual walk across the city on Oct. 16 funds breast cancer research, patient-caregiver services, and supports the law movement working to give women the care they need. Comment
Digital editions: The Beatrice W. Welters Breast Health Outreach and Navigation Program will send workers into local churches, beauty parlors, gyms, and schools to speak to women about health care and hook them up with free mammograms. Comment

‘ISIS sucks’ ads are lamo response from #ActualMuslims

A Britisher’s View: Sound Vision needs a better offensive than a lame “ISIS sucks” billboard campaign to reach the scums of our day, writes our columnist. Comment

DA Thompson’s rumored successors

Party Line: Three women are vying to be the next Kings County District Attorney following Ken Thompson’s sudden cancer death. Comment

It’s Disney-rific!

Standing O: Brooklyn’s biggest booster is boosting bigger and better than ever. Comment

Meet DA Thompson’s rumored successors

Party Line: Three women are vying to be the next Kings County District Attorney following Ken Thompson’s sudden cancer death. Read more…

Trump didn’t learn what I taught my kids in the sandbox

Fearless Living: This week, Stephanie can’t take it anymore. Comments (6)
Marine Park: Call it liquid inspiration. Comment

Sold folks home: Prospect Park Residence finally sells for $84M

Park Slope: It is “out with the old” in more ways than one. Comments (1)
Prospect Heights: It’s a bird! It’s a plane! It’s super-mensch! Comments (5)
Bay Ridge: This pizza is slicing Bay Ridge in two! Comments (22)

Join the Fanclub: Scottish band is playing ‘Here’

Music: They are playing for more than teens! Comments (1)
Changing Brooklyn: They’re finally getting to the Point. Comments (5)

Jo’s big questions about ‘tiny houses’

Not for Nuthin’: When I saw that another episode of the Hillary and Donald hour (debate) was on Sunday night, I turned off the tube and binge-watched “Tiny Houses” on Netflix. Comment
Bay Ridge: Police released additional images of the man they believe responsible. Comment
Bay Ridge: This school is planting the seeds of curiosity. Comment
Downtown: A cable snapped on the drill rig and the hook fell on his head, authorities said. Comments (3)
Services for late District Attorney Ken Thompson will take place in East New York on Friday evening and Saturday morning, according to his office. Comment
Bensonhurst: Bensonhursters came out in force — despite the stormy weather — to celebrate Italian-American heritage on in the 35th annual Columbus Day Parade on Oct. 8. Comment
Park Slope: If Mayor DeBlasio can’t go to Park Slope, Park Slope must come to Mayor DeBlasio. Comments (2)
Bishop Loughlin guard Keith Williams isn’t entirely certain what a “bearcat” is, but he’s certainly happy to be one. Comment
High School Sports: The Xaverian football team is one-dimensional — but this year’s squad is happy about that. Comment
Park Slope: She’s got game and, now she’s making sure other women do too. Comment
High School Sports: The South Shore football team has developed a flair for the dramatic this season. Comment

Fort Hamilton rushes to victory

High School Sports: And the rest of the scores in our weekly football round-up. Comment
Brighton Beach: This toxic clean-up is gonna be in-tents! Comment

Coney creek muckraking

Coney Island: They’ve had enough of this s---. Comment
Coney Island: They don’t give a fluke. Comment

Man found stabbed to death in Marine Park home

Marine Park: Someone killed a 44-year-old Marine Parker in his Haring Street home on Oct. 8. Comment
Bridge ‘Park’: Call it parks and wreck-reaction. Comments (4)
Shopping: It it the opening of the Century! Comment
He passed away on Sunday after a battle with cancer. Comments (7)
Bridge ‘Park’: It was an all-American good time! Comment

Stan takes another swipe at Hillary

It’s Only My Opinion: Our columnist has a bag full of ‘em. Comment
Mayor DeBlasio came to Coney Island for the Brooklyn Chamber of Commerce’s annual membership meeting and trade show on Oct. 5. Comments (5)
Bay Ridge: And cops say it may be gang related. Comments (19)

Haven’t heard Brooklyn Paper Radio? Now’s your chance.

Podcast: Look, it’s Saturday morning, and that’s the perfect time to listen to Brookyn Paper Radio for the first time. Enjoy! Comment
DUMBO: Police haven’t issued a single summons and don’t really plan to, officials said. Comments (7)

Mankind vs. trees

Windsor Terrace: The realty company responsible said it was to protect the trees from litter and dog pee. Comments (15)
Breaking Chews: It is a sandwich spread! Comment
High School Sports: Investigators say he helped a Long Island student falsify his residency to play for the Williamsburg school. Comments (3)
Crime: Police arrested a 37-year-old man for driving without a license after he slammed his Mercedes Benz into two parked cars and flipped his vehicle on 41 Street near Ninth Avenue in Sunset Park on Oct. 5. Comment
Cobble Hill: One was seriously hurt, according to the FDNY. Comment

Nobody cut footloose: Vinegar Hill residents warn planned dance club will lead to drinking, drugs, lower property values

Brooklyn Is Angry: Kicking off their Sunday shoes is just the beginning. Comments (13)
BoroBeat: Art is a messy business, but someone’s gotta do it. Comment
Bay Ridge: Bay Ridge’s old-timers stickball game got by on some new-fangled technology. Comment

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