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Tuesday, Jan. 17, 2017

Dancing queen: ‘La Medea’ turns tragedy into disco TV

Theater: It’s a multimedia “Medea!” Comment

Monday, Jan. 16, 2017

Theater: They’ve taken a kids’ show and added a splash of violence! Comments (1)

Sunday, Jan. 15, 2017

Vernacular spectacular: Lenore breaks down subway talk

Rhymes with Crazy: This week, our columnist schools you on this underground language. Comments (1)

Saturday, Jan. 14, 2017

What to read this week

Books: Brooklyn booksellers give their top picks. Comment

Friday, Jan. 13, 2017

Editor’s Picks: This week you can check out weird musicals, learn about historical figures, and brace for the upcoming inauguration! Brooklyn is the place to be! Comment

Bay Ridge keeps cool in the cold

Bay Ridge Nights: The nightlife guru at has all the details on where to go in the Ridge! Comment
Transit: Get home before 11:45 pm tonight or your station may turn into a pumpkin. Comments (1)

Thursday, Jan. 12, 2017

Our guide to escaping the cold-weather blues! Comment

Abbate lied about ‘union-made’ mailers

Party Line: has the scoop! Read more…

Dance with Uste: Learn traditional steps at Balkan music fest

Music: Get dancing to the Balkan beat! Comment

Fearlessly seeking out peace and harmony

Fearless Parenting: This week, Stephanie reaches for the stars. Comment
Page 1: Ignore the leaks: the Brooklyn Paper is no one’s puppet and is definitely not in bed with any foreign governments. This is a tremendous newspaper. Very, very classy. We’ve got the best news. So forget what the losers tell you, and you keep hustlin’, Brooklyn. Comment

Wednesday, Jan. 11, 2017


R train hits straphanger at 86th Street


R train hits straphanger at 86th Street

Bay Ridge: A Manhattan-bound R train struck a man at the 86th Street station in Bay Ridge this afternoon. Comments (1)
Park Slope: There have been three protests over the past three nights demanding he fight various Trump nominations. Comments (8)
Carroll Gardens: Hush little baby don’t say a word, mama’s going to buy you a music therapy session. Comment
Bay Ridge: A Muslim beautician is opening a women-only salon in Bay Ridge so hijab-wearing ladies can literally let their hair down without fear a man will walk in while they are baring more than they ought to. Comments (21)
Music: Call them funk Soul brothers. Comment

Tuesday, Jan. 10, 2017


Brooklyn Paper Radio today: Driverless cars and jokes about Trump!

Podcast: Cars are killing machines — we all know that! — but do driverless cars need to be? No, says the city’s leading transportation activist. Comment
Meadows of Shame: It could be a red-letter year! Comments (4)
Mean Streets: The city plans to reserve hundreds of on-street parking spots for car-rental services such as Zipcar and Car2go for two years— and some of them could be in the Slope. Comments (25)
Bay Ridge: The Manhattan-to-Queens revenant has been moonlighting as an R train. Comments (12)
Photo Galleries: It is the circle of plant life. Comment

Monday, Jan. 9, 2017

Just beet it

Breaking Chews: First came babyccinos — now meet the “beet latte.” Comments (4)

We taste-test the beet latte!


We taste-test the beet latte!

DUMBO: Sick beets, or just sick? Comment
The Greatest Story Ever: Our pals at have the scoop! Read more…

Friday, Jan. 6, 2017

Transit: Get home before 11:45 pm tonight or your station may turn into a pumpkin. Comments (11)

Ed’s up! Edgardo Alfonzo to coach Clones

Cyclones: He’s the second Alfonzo to helm the team after his brother, Edgar. Comment
Sunset Park: One man’s trash-planter is another man’s… trash-planter. Comments (4)

Thursday, Jan. 5, 2017

Boerum Hill: Call it postage and mis-handling! Comments (8)
It is a beloved post-holiday tradition. Comments (1)
Sunset Park: He’s wants to edit this library plan. Comments (1)

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