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Tuesday, Nov. 1, 2016

No kitten! Circus cat play features human im-fur-sonator

Theater: You’ll want to catch this purr-formance! Comment

Monday, Oct. 31, 2016

Sister ‘Hood’: ‘Boyz N The Hood’ dance shows girl power

Dance: Call it “Boyz oN The Stage!” Comments (1)

Sunday, Oct. 30, 2016

The not-so-incredible shrinking parents

Rhymes with Crazy: A new books looks into how good guys like Freud and Dr. Spock were as parents. Comment

Saturday, Oct. 29, 2016

What to read this week

Books: Brooklyn booksellers give their top picks. Comment

Friday, Oct. 28, 2016

Five things to do in Brooklyn this week!

Editor’s Picks: Welcome to the Halloweekend — we’ve got dressed up doggies, monster movies, and a seriously dressed down Iggy Pop! Brooklyn is the place to be! Comment

Thursday, Oct. 27, 2016

Suited up! Hillary’s style on display on Brooklyn Bridge

Brooklyn Heights: Talk about a power walk! Comments (13)

Halloweekend!: Your guide to Brooklyn’s best spooky events

Nightlife: Call the borough Spook-lyn! Comments (2)

Space opera: Drag queens perform ‘Mozart in Space’

Theater: They’ll have a fabulous flight! Comment

Winter wonder land: Why are holiday lights already up on Fifth Avenue?

Bay Ridge: It’s beginning to look a lot like Christmas — in October. Comments (3)

Brooklyn Paper Profile: Matthew Sweeney

Page 1: In this week’s former Brooklyn Paper reporter profile, we turn the time machine dial back to 1999, when a young Stuvesant graduate named Matthew Sweeney became our Park Slope reporter. In those halcyon days when profits were soaring, Sweeney coveedr such exciting topics as the proposed Cine-Mall in Gowanus, which was slated to rise up along the Gowanus Canal near W. Ninth Street, as well as, well, let’s put it this way: He always kept hustlin’, Brooklyn.

Steph gets intimate (or at least she tries to).

Fearless Parenting: Intimacy, like comedy, is hard. But it is worth it. Comments (1)

Wednesday, Oct. 26, 2016

Gowanus Canal cleanup begins

Cleaning Our Waterways: It’s a Go-wanus! Comments (2)

Sex-agenarian shopping! Babeland is certified ‘Age Friendly’

Awesome: It has never been so easy to get up in years. Comment

A colorful history: Mural honors Coney Island’s past

Photo Galleries: It’s retro Coney — in full color! Comment

Ghost host: Medium will welcome spectres to Diamond Bar

Nightlife: This beer bar may be filled with spirits! Comments (1)

Tuesday, Oct. 25, 2016

A very civil war: Combatants remain calm at heated Citi Bike meeting

Mean Streets: Somebody don’t call the cops! Comments (29)

Making history! Brooklyn Heights celebrates 50 years as historic district

Awesome: It happened in Brooklyn! Brooklyn Heights owes its historic look thanks to plans made half a century ago. Comments (2)

Paper got it wrong on Bridge Park tower height

Letters: The interim president of Brooklyn Bridge Park responds to our coverage. Comments (6)

Sen. Schumer visits Brooklyn Democrats

Politics: If the Senate swings blue, he’s gunning for majority leader. Comments (4)

Monday, Oct. 24, 2016

Cyclist doored on Jay Street

Mean Streets: He sustained minor injuries, according to police. Comments (26)

Friday, Oct. 21, 2016


Alamo Drafthouse’s screen queen: ‘The Shawshank Redemption’ stinks!

Podcast: Learn everything you need to know about the new Alamo Drafthouse as Cristina Cacioppo, the programmer at the soon-to-open dinner-and-a-movie house in America’s Downtown, breaks down her favorite movies of all time — including “Babe: Pig in the City” and “Ishtar,” but nixes one of the most important Stephen King novella-turned-movies of our generation! Comment

Bossert Hotel opening pushed back again

Brooklyn Heights: The opening of Brooklyn Heights’ newly restored Bossert Hotel has been pushed back yet again and won’t accept guests until sometime next year, despite promises that the high-end Montague Street inn will welcome guests this month, Brooklyn Paper has learned. Comments (6)

Police brass blames Sunset Park for violent Bay Ridge crimes

Bay Ridge: “It was circumstances that it took place here — it was really probably going to happen in [Sunset Park],” a top detective said about a Bay Ridge woman found beaten to death in Owl’s Head Park. Comments (32)

Beloved Red Hook bar Rocky Sullivan’s moving down the street

Nightlife: Oh beer! Comment

Police: Woman slugged outside controversial watering hole

Park Slope: Cops arrested a man for allegedly slugging a woman in the face as she exited the controversial Woodland restaurant on Flatbush Avenue on Oct. 14. Comment

Thursday, Oct. 20, 2016

‘Phoenix Hotel’ replaces shuttered bordello, worrying locals

Sunset Park: Is it a fresh start or a repeat of the past? Comment

Sak it to me! Shoppers welcome fashion outlet to Sunset Park

Shopping: Call it Saks Third Avenue. Comment

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