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Tuesday, April 4, 2017

Lefty laughter: Comedy show pushes diversity

Event: Look out — this comedy show has an agenda! Comments (1)

Monday, April 3, 2017

War of words: Greek tragedy and talk in Crown Heights

Theater: They’re talking war and peace. Comments (1)

Sunday, April 2, 2017

Here’s the new things you soon won’t be able to live without!

Rhymes with Crazy: Or, how I stop worrying and learned to love new, unnecessary gadgets. Comments (6)

Friday, March 31, 2017

Five things to do in Brooklyn this week!

Editor’s Picks: This week we’ve got an ice dancing party, the Taste of Fifth food festival, roots music, and much more! Brooklyn is the place to be! Comment

It’s a pod-past!: History buffs the Bowery Boys celebrate 10 years at podcast fest

Event: Hear history in the making! Comments (1)

Thursday, March 30, 2017

Democrat Felder defends his ‘top conservative’ award

Party Line: Democratic state Sen. Simcha Felder (D–Midwood) is set to take home an award for best Conservative senator in New York on Sunday, and our pals at asked him the tough questions! Read more…

Looking up! Artist portrays Downtown skyscrapers with giant photos

Art: He’s bringing his art to new heights! Comment

Touré on tour: African rocker returns to Brooklyn

Music: Good golly, it’s Mali music! Comment

The Brooklyn Paper: What’s the scenario?

Page 1: Yes yes y’all (Yes y’all!) Who got the vibe, it’s the Paper y’all (Paper y’all!) Real live y’all (Live y’all!) Inside, outside, come around (Who’s that?) Brooown! Keep hustlin’, Ruth!

Wednesday, March 29, 2017


Tree-son! New Jay St. planters moved to bus lane, illegal parking resumes

Mean Streets: It is a trans-plant! Comments (34)

EPA: Canal cleanup is about to run out of money — and Trump isn’t coughing it up!

Gowanus: The Trump Administration is a threat to the federal cleanup of the Gowanus Canal after all, environmental honchos now say. Comments (2)

Leaping and dancing before the law: Activists revive push to scrap Cabaret Law

Bushwick: There is a time to mourn and a time to dance — there was a time for this law, but not anymore! Comments (3)

Police: Woodhull St. ‘mayor’ arrested for hurling glass bottle at neighbor

Columbia St Waterfront: You can’t fight in this “City Hall.” Comments (4)

LCD Soundsystem to christen new Williamsburg venue Brooklyn Steel with five-show run

Waiting in the Wings: LCD Soundsystem is playing at our house! Comment

Stage stories: ‘Broadway Backstage’ offers look behind the curtain

Theater: It’s Broadway in Brooklyn! Comments (1)

Shore will be nice: City greenlights revamp of Shore Road Park

Bay Ridge: They’re calling it the “Shore Line.” Comments (1)

What a trip! Coney Gala was in high spirits

Absinthe made their hearts grow fonder! Comments (2)

Tuesday, March 28, 2017


On Brooklyn Paper Radio: Why New York needs to rip up its constitution!

Podcast: Former state Sen. Seymour Lachman tells Gersh and Vince just how corrupt Albany is — and how to fix it. Comments (1)

Flower power! City uses planters to stop illegal parking on Jay Street

Mean Streets: Trees a crowd! Comments (22)

Eire of the dog! Seamus is star of Bay Ridge St. Patrick’s Parade — again!

Bay Ridge: It was a St. Patrick’s Day full of pats! Comment

Former Brooklyn prosecutor charged with wiretapping coworkers

Crime: The Feds charged a former prosecutor in the District Attorney’s office with forging judges’ signatures in order to illegally wiretap the phone conversations of two people for more than a year. Comment

Monday, March 27, 2017

Attorney: AG is wrong, Gowanus Canal cleanup won’t be affected by Trump’s EPA cuts

Gowanus: It is fake ooze! Comments (16)

Animal news

Cat shot with arrow, now looking for good home

Wild Brooklyn: Me-ouch! Read more…

New Prospect Park dog-run plans revealed!

Fuzzy Brooklyn: They’re on cloud canine! Comments (3)

Ridge pol demands toll relief for Brooklynites

Bay Ridge: The toll is too d--- high! Comments (22)

Friday, March 24, 2017

Developer rebrands LICH as ‘River Park’

Cobble Hill: Well, it’s better than “Tidal Strait Park.” Comments (11)

Sunset Parkers worry 7th Ave. bike lane will bring Park Slope yuppies

Mean Streets: It is a slippery slope from the Slope! Comments (50)

Flub-way! Sunset Parkers steamed about lack of fliers, shuttles for 53rd St. station closure

Sunset Park: The Metropolitan Transportation Authority blindsided Sunset Parker straphangers by offering negligible notice of the 53rd Street station’s impending six-month closure, say locals. Comments (11)

Thursday, March 23, 2017


Northside Festival announces initial lineup

Waiting in the Wings: Get ready for a Dirty weekend! Comments (3)

Renovations on long-shuttered Cadman Plaza WWII memorial will finally begin next year

Downtown: The battle is finally over. Comments (2)

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