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Badge of horror: Police at 78th precinct put on haunted house

Event: Talk about being scared straight! Comments (5)

Fright and nerdy: Rapper brings spooky rhymes to Williamsburg

Music: He’s the rapper on Elm Street! Comments (1)

The developmentally disabled and child pornography

Rhymes with Crazy: Just because a person has autism doesn’t make viewing child porn okay, but should such people go to jail for it? Comments (6)

Readers raise hell over ‘too-tall’ tower in Sheepshead Bay

Letters: I was shocked and horrified by your story and picture about the Voorhies Avenue Tower, the latest in a series of high-rise construction projects destroying Sheepshead Bay (“New tower looms over Sheepshead Bay” (by Julianne Cuba, Oct. 7). Comment

Bay Ridge is poppin’ and rockin’

Bay Ridge Nights: Bay Ridge is getting ready to groove this weekend! Comment
Editor’s Picks: This week we’ve got a “Simpsons” special, a beer bash, some silent cinema, funny femmes, and music men! Brooklyn is the place to be! Comment

Council’s Muslim declaration a red herring

A Britisher’s View: The City Council should have bigger fish to fry than cooking up addled resolutions of support for Muslims, writes our columnist. Comment
Bay Ridge: Brooklynites to city: “Are you high!?” Comments (7)

Capano names campaign co-chairs

Party Line: Plus, a Brooklyn lawyer says she’s seriously considering running for district attorney in 2017. Comment

Getting a jump on a higher education

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

Nearest and beer-est: Local beer fest gets bigger than ever

Event: There are some new kids on the Block! Comment
BoroBeat: More Brooklynites than ever strapped on their sneakers and donned pink for Making Strides in Brooklyn on Oct. 16, when the American Cancer Society celebrated its final breast-cancer walk in Prospect Park before the charity event heads south to Coney Island. Comments (14)

Lots of love! Vols clean two dirty Sheepshead Bay Road tracts

BoroBeat: They weren’t afraid to get their hands dirty! Comment
Music: It’s a sound you’ll never forget! Comment

Windsor Terrace air condition business out as apartments go up

Windsor Terrace: Nineteenth Street is losing its cool. Comments (2)

Apple’s new iPhone a rotten deal

Not for Nuthin’: Not for Nuthin™ but what right did Apple have to take away our choices for a headphone jack on our iPhones? Comment

‘Spark’ to it! Children’s Museum opens outpost at Brooklyn Bridge Park

Bridge ‘Park’: The kids are all light! Comment
He considers himself a bit of an iron man. Comment

Still perfect: Erasmus Hall takes down Tottenville to remain undefeated

High School Sports: The dutchmen keep finding ways to win. Comment

Overruled: Former Grand Street head escorted off field despite court order letting him coach

High School Sports: It was the kick-off before kickoff. Comment

That’s using your noggin! Tigers beat Hornets with last-minute header

High School Sports: It was just like they drew it up. Comment
High School Sports: Railsplitters’ next stop, dissapointment. Comment

Citi yikes! City transportation reps won’t attend Park Slope Citi Bike meeting

Mean Streets: The Department of Transportation has infuriated members of a Park Slope panel by declining to attend a hotly anticipated meeting over the controversial rollout of the Citi Bike bicycle rental service in the neighborhood. Comments (65)

Power shifts in DA's office

Governor will not replace temporary DA

Politics: The handpicked successor of late District Attorney Ken Thompson will remain in the post until Thompson’s term ends at the close of 2017, Gov. Cuomo announced today. Comments (1)
Park Slope: A national anti-Muslim group plastered Brooklyn College with posters on Monday claiming that a campus organization is a front for terror group Hamas. Comments (16)
Politics: Borough President Adams is going off his meds — and that’s great news. Comment
Sunset Park: There is no shelter from their ire. Comments (11)
Weird Art: It’s the smartest sign in Dumbo! Comments (3)
BoroBeat: They’re arming them with science! Comment
BoroBeat: Everyone’s a sucker for a good sukkah! Comment
BoroBeat: Call it a paw-fect day! Comment
Save the date! The Brooklyn Ridge Rotary Club celebrates its fifth anniversary at the Dyker Beach Golf Club on Nov. 3. Comment

Sparking the storm: Former Jefferson star adds new dynamic to St. John’s hoops

The boys from Brooklyn are hoping to bring an extra spark to Queens this basketball season. Comment
Flatbush: The city may make the Flatbush Junction a little less harried. Comment

Police pinch two for stealing packages, but warn its not the end

Marine Park: Deliver us from package thefts. Comment

Montgomery, DeBlasio rep trash DOT over Schermerhorn block closure

Mean Streets: The state senator went on a lengthy tirade against the agency at a Community Board 2 meeting on Thursday. Comments (33)

Sunset Park library: The next chapter

New library to lend low-income apartments

Sunset Park: The Sunset Park library’s controversial redevelopment will create homes for the neediest Brooklynites, developers say. Comments (7)

Sunset Park will lose library for ‘a few weeks’ before redevelopment

Sunset Park: Officials say they want to take their time opening the temporary branch. Comments (3)
Carroll Gardens: Joe Manfredi, who started an auto dealership empire in Brooklyn, gets street named for him on the Rock. Comments (3)
Coney Island: Then it will really be the People’s Playground. Comment

Brooklyn Paper Radio interviews a cyclist who was run over by a truck!

Podcast: Katie McKenna, author of the memoir “How to Get Run Over by a Truck,” joins Gersh and Vince to talk about, well, getting run over by an 18-wheeler. All the while, Adam Goodstein and Andrew Lurie of the Brooklyn Wine Company serve up some Brookyn-Island made vintages. Comments (5)
Changing Brooklyn: This rehab didn’t come clean. Comments (8)
Bay Ridge: It’s really bringing locals down. Comment
Coney Island: A 6-week-old girl plummeted to her death in Coney Island after her mother accidentally pushed the child’s stroller down an elevator shaft on Oct. 13. Comment

Longtime Boerum Hill leader Leslie Lewis dies at 90

Boerum Hill: Lewis served as 84th Precinct Community Council president for 23 years. Comment
Cobble Hill: A 6-week-old girl plummeted to her death in Coney Island after her mother pushed her stroller down an elevator shaft on Oct. 13. has the story. Read more…

Retailers: ‘Trump Village’ clean-up could hurt us

Brighton Beach: This Trump plan may be bad for business. Comment
Park Slope: Now this presidential election has really descended into garbage. Comments (18)
Changing Brooklyn: The Brooklyn Bridge Park hotel is checking in. Comments (7)
Development: These short-stays may be part of a longer game. Comments (6)

Presidential pals! Beep befriends new NYU prez at Boro Hall welcome gala

Class Action: These chiefs hailed to each other! Comment

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