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Tuesday, March 28, 2017

Bill Murray’s son serving five-course food-scrap dinner — for just $21!

Dining: Didn’t we cook this yesterday? Don’t mess with me, pork chop! Comments (1)

Monday, March 27, 2017


Royal revue: Singer creates tribute to regal females

Music: Hail to the queens! Comments (1)

Sunday, March 26, 2017

Designer babies part of the brave new world

Rhymes with Crazy: Who would have thunk that we could make sure our kids were healthy before they were even born? Comments (3)

Saturday, March 25, 2017

What to read this week

Books: Brooklyn booksellers give their top picks. Comment

Friday, March 24, 2017

Five things to do in Brooklyn this week!

Editor’s Picks: This week we’ve got mermaids, puppets, a tribute to William Shatner, and much more! Brooklyn is the place to be! Comment

Thursday, March 23, 2017

Cold war: Sunset Parkers furious after plows on Gowanus blast little girl with ice

Brooklyn Is Angry: A 9-year-old Sunset Park girl was left bloodied and traumatized last week after a reckless city snow-plow operator on the Gowanus Expressway sent bowling-ball-sized hunks of ice crashing through her Third Avenue window. Comments (3)

My childhood soccer coach is running for mayor: Our reporter tells all

Party Line: See it at! Read more…

Hot Prospect

It’s a throwback! Antique baseball to open Prospect Park anniversary

Event: It’s a whole old ball game! Comments (3)

Going rouge: Ice rink hosting burlesque disco party

Event: This ice rink is red hot! Comment

The future is female? What about my boys?

Fearless Parenting: This week, Stephanie sees a woman wearing a “Future is Female” T-shirt, and then the magic happens. Comments (5)

It’s March madness at The Brooklyn Paper

Page 1: Nobody hits the hardwood like The Brooklyn Paper. That’s because our photographers dominate the boards, while our red-hot reporters pound the ball inside, play solid D, and make a living Downtown. Sure, our editors live and die by the outside shot, but they’ve also been known to take a smart foul to leave our readers dribbling! That’s right! There’s no better place than on the court to keep hustlin’, Brooklyn!

Wednesday, March 22, 2017

Remember the Redshirts

Patrick Stewart: Revolutionary War heroes are buried under empty Gowanus lot!

Captain’s Log: And he wants a memorial placed there so that history never forgets the name “Maryland 400.” Comments (2)

Neighbors feel left out of Ft. Greene Park makeover

Changing Brooklyn: The city must give residents more say over a planned $7-million makeover of Fort Greene Park’s Myrtle Avenue entrances, neighbors are demanding. Comments (10)

Potty humor: Comedians share tales of toilet tragedy

Health: It’s Brooklyn’s number two comedy show! Comments (3)

Catholic Charities aims to turn Angel Guardian Home into senior housing

Dyker Heights: Call them guardian angels. Comments (5)

Tuesday, March 21, 2017


Today on Brooklyn Paper Radio: Where have you gone, Obamacare?

Podcast: In two action-packed segments of Brooklyn Paper Radio, a former Brooklyn Paper reporter says Obamacared saved her — and her husband’s — life. And now she faces thousands of dollars in medical bills if Donaly Trump’s new healthcare plan becomes law. That, plus historian and academic Joe Dorinson on Jackie Robinson, Joe DiMaggio, and a new baseball exhibit at the Brooklyn Historical Society. Comments (2)

How Trump’s arts-funding cuts will affect Brooklyn

President Trump’s dream budget is a nightmare for Brooklyn artists! Comments (20)

Hooley moley! Farrell’s barkeep takes Paddy’s Day off — to lead the Park Slope parade!

Park Slope: It’s the luck of the Irish bar owner! Comment

Intra-mural! Students celebrate diversity, healthy habits on PS 310’s wall

Sunset Park: They’re brushing up on the fundamentals! Comment

Monday, March 20, 2017

Developer paying celebrity residents to tweet about its Ft. Greene high-rise

Fort Greene: Forget rooftop pools and heated dog runs — Brooklyn’s hottest new luxury building feature is a famous neighbor! Comments (21)

Council approves Sunset Park library redevelopment

Sunset Park: It’s on the books! Comments (2)

Friday, March 17, 2017

Finally! Fourth Avenue to get protected bike lanes

Mean Streets: The city aims to install two protected bike lanes along four miles of Fourth Avenue from Boerum Hill to Bay Ridge. Comments (52)

Schoolhouse shock! Neighbors: Planned Clinton Hill charter is news to us

Class Action: Talk about telling tall tales! Comments (13)

Where to celebrate St. Paddy’s Day in Bay Ridge

Bay Ridge Nights: Our pals at have the scoop! Read more…

Bay Ridge births new birthing center

Bay Ridge: They hope it’s the birth of something great. Comment

Thursday, March 16, 2017


Police: Brutes bash man after he offers to pay for their food in Ditmas Park

Ditmas Park: The four men beat the victim with his own cane and sent him to the hospital with broken bones, police say. Comments (15)

Fire drills: Female firefighters train next generation of Bravest in Bushwick

Bushwick: They’re breaking down doors — and glass ceilings! Comments (1)

W’burger gets four years for brutal assault of gay black man

Williamsburg: Our pals at Gay City News have the story. Read more…

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