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Wednesday, Dec. 7, 2016

‘Citizen’ strain: Dance explores being an outsider in America

Dance: These dancers are moving — but they’re not moving away. Comments (2)

Tuesday, Dec. 6, 2016

Knight writer: Orchestra plays a multitude of Whitman poems

Music: They’re playing a song of one self! Comment

Monday, Dec. 5, 2016

Home fir the holidays: Christmas tree musical lights up Fort Hamilton

Theater: It’s kind of a sap-py story. Comment

Sunday, Dec. 4, 2016

Warning! Your child may be playing with a ball!

Rhymes with Crazy: And that can be dangerous — even if he’s outside! Comments (3)

Friday, Dec. 2, 2016

Five things to do in Brooklyn this week!

Editor’s Picks: The holidays are coming! Prepare yourself this week with a shopping expedition, a production of “Nutcracker,” and a class on pairing beer and cheese for your holiday party. Brooklyn is the place to be! Comments (1)

Thursday, Dec. 1, 2016

Gawk shock! Locals outraged city gave parking spaces to ‘Dyker Lights’ tour buses

Dyker Heights: A shadow hangs over Dyker Lights. Comments (3)

Holiday bonus: ‘Kevin Geeks Out’ doubles down on Santa specials

Cinema: He’s made a list, and you can check it out twice! Comment

Jest for girls: Comedy class teaches teens to stand-up

Parenting: Girls just want to have funny! Comments (5)

Life on the margins: Undocumented Sunset Parkers scrambling after Trump election

Sunset Park: Undocumented immigrants in Sunset Park are on edge in the wake of Donald Trump’s election — and his various promises to deport people without papers — and are scrambling keep their families together. Comment

Hi, tech! New computers and gadgets for all Brooklyn libraries

Talk about an upgrade! Comments (2)

Say ‘Hi’ to each other!

Fearless Parenting: Because Steph thinks it can change the world. Comments (4)

Brooklyn Paper Profile: Ben Muessig

Page 1: In this week’s former Brooklyn Paper reporter profile, we turn the time machine dial back to just before the beginning of the decade, when we took a chance on a NYU grad who impressed us with his re-imagining of the school’s minority-run student magazine. In those halcyon days when profits were soaring, Muessig made a name for himself in short video “podcasts” popular at the time. He once downed a Six Point Righteous Ale in less than 15 seconds, summing up his experience as only he could: “That’s a righteous ale,” he said. Plus, he wrote lots of stories, which makes it obvious he always kept hustlin’, Brooklyn.

Wednesday, Nov. 30, 2016

Owner of historic Heights Chipotle building fights landmarking

Brooklyn Heights: Holy guacamole! Comments (7)

$1.7-billion BQE repairs will be most expensive in city history

Fixing the BQE: It is Brooklyn’s billion-dollar mile! Comments (8)

City Hall e-mails show behind the spin of failed Brooklyn DNC bid

Prospect Heights: They’re telling Mayor Tall tales! Comments (7)

Swans are safe from the state — for now

Wild Brooklyn: Brooklyn’s mute swans have cheated death for another two years. Our fine-feathered friends at have the scoop. Read more…

A place of her own: Comedian opens Park Slope bar and performance venue

Nightlife: Salzy has its grand opening tonight! Comments (7)

Come and get it! Bay Ridge Center brings back five-day free lunches for seniors

Dining: Who says there’s no such thing as a free lunch? Comments (1)

Knockout: Local boxers beat down by new fight insurance requirements

Mixed martial arts has dealt a serious blow to Brooklyn boxing, pugilists and promoters say. Comment

Tuesday, Nov. 29, 2016

Spine-tingling news! Greenlight Bookstore’s PLG outpost now open

Prospect-Lefferts Gardens: It got the Greenlight! Comments (1)

Police: F train creep flashed junk at woman, stole her phone

Park Slope: Police are the hunt for man who they say unveiled his private parts to a woman on a Coney Island-bound F train as it neared the Ninth Street stop on Nov. 2. Comments (5)

Level up! Famed Sunset Park arcade upgrades to bigger digs

Sunset Park: They hit the “reset” button. Comment

Yule be back, da da da dat da

At first light: Slope’s Fifth Ave. kicks off Christmas-tree-lighting season

Park Slope: It was just in the nick of pine! Comment

These go to elven: B’Heights shoppers snap ‘elfies’ after donating warm clothes

Brooklyn Heights: They’re elf portraits! Comment

Monday, Nov. 28, 2016

Child molester living in homeless shelter next to three schools

Sunset Park: A convicted child molester is living in a Sunset Park homeless shelter right next to three public schools — in defiance of a court order to stay more than 1,000 feet away. Comments (10)

Exit strategy: City adds signal, crosswalk to Manhttan Bridge off-ramp

Mean Streets: Now you can cross that bridge when you come to it! Comments (6)

Tonight: Pols will push back at school workers who told immigrants to ‘pack your bags’ during town hall 

Sunset Park: And there will be legal aides, immigration counsellors, and translators available. Comments (1)

Friday, Nov. 25, 2016

No gravy train: Atlantic Ave. merchants say streetcar will ruin business

Mean Streets: They’re trolley dodging! Comments (56)

Wednesday, Nov. 23, 2016

DA: Sicko who filmed himself raping kid in Prospect Park gets 108 years behind bars

Park Slope: He convinced a 15-year-old boy and 12-year-old girl to have sex in Prospect Park then filmed himself raping the girl, according to the borough’s top legal eagle. Comment

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