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Monday, April 17, 2017

Super freaks! Sideshow Hall of Fame honors carnie history

Event: Take a deep drink of sideshow history! Comment

Sunday, April 16, 2017

Clinton Hill: On a sidewalk outside an old appliance repair shop on Myrtle Avenue in Clinton Hill, a man takes a break from his afternoon walk to comb through a box of screws, nuts, and bolts, labeled “Please take.” Inside the shop, two white-haired men wearing caps emblazoned with the declaration “WORLD WAR II VETERAN” are removing frames from a wall plastered with photographs and news articles. A sign reading “Elect Roy G. Vanasco” lies on the floor nearby. Comments (8)

Friday, April 14, 2017

Editor’s Picks: This week we’ve got wizards, lizards, and time travel! Brooklyn is the place to be! Comment

Power pair: Guitar legends team up for new tour

Music: It’s a marriage of pop and punk! Comment

Thursday, April 13, 2017

An eggs-clusive guide to the best Easter egg hunts

Event: Brooklyn is hopping! Comment

Wednesday, April 12, 2017

Brooklyn wins the Pulitzers!

Awesome: A trio of Brooklynites took home the prestigious prizes this year Comments (1)

How Rude! New comedy night makes up for the Annoyance

Event: He’s a Rude dude! Comment

Tuesday, April 11, 2017

Podcast: Help save Sunny’s Bar in Red Hook just by listening to Brooklyn Paper Radio! (Oh, and giving money). Comments (1)

Coney Island Opening Day 2017!

Photo Galleries: It’s game-on at the People’s Playground! Comments (1)

‘The Cyclone Seven’ return for first ride of the season!

They just can’t get enough! Comment
A motorist lost control on the Prospect Expressway on April 8, shredding his Toyota Camry and severely injuring his passenger, according to a police source. Comments (8)
Brooklyn Museum hosted a swanky ball where Kings County’s upper crust paid top-dollar to dance, dine, and hobnob with the likes of Alicia Keys and Lenny Kravitz on April 3. Comment

Monday, April 10, 2017

Long-time Community Board 6 district manager Craig Hammerman was arrested twice in one week on misdemeanor charges related to allegedly stalking his ex-girlfriend. Read more…
Downtown: Call it a turn for the better! Comments (28)

Friday, April 7, 2017

Paper alum: Collapse of local journalism in heartland led to rise of Trump

Downtown: Readers of The Brooklyn Paper can meet their favorite reporters at Community Board meetings, and that’s a great thing, says Polk Award winner Alec MacGillis Comments (2)

Coming soon to Brooklyn Bridge Park

Bridge ‘Park’: Swanky members-only club Soho House is opening an outpost in Brooklyn Bridge Park’s Empire Stores this fall, according to an e-mail sent to the exclusive association’s members on Tuesday. Comments (2)
Awesome: All stomachs on deck! Comments (1)

Civil rights marcher inspires Syrian refugee students in Bay Ridge

Bay Ridge: It’s been a long walk from Selma to Bay Ridge. Comment
Sunset Park: All you need is about 15 minutes, $2.75, and a dream. Comments (9)
Music: It’s Steeling the spotlight! Comments (4)

Police: We found alligator-like animal while searching for crack

Prospect-Lefferts Gardens: At least it wasn’t one of those chuds. Comment

Thursday, April 6, 2017

Bridge ‘Park’: The Squibb Park Bridge its bouncing back! Comments (8)

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