Sunset Park: A Council candidate owns properties listed among the city’s 250 most worst-maintained buildings — in the district he wants to represent. Comments (1)
Theater: To bare, or not to bare — that is the question! Comments (10)

Bloody ‘Odd’: Horror show plays trans theater fest

Theater: Queer writing trans-cends genre! Comments (2)

You won’t believe why the Popsicle is called ‘Popsicle!’

Rhymes with Crazy: Warning: Reading this column may have the same effect it had on the woman writing it. (I must have a Popsicle or Good Humor right now!) Comments (5)

Sound Off To The Editor

Letters: Take me back to baseball of years ago. That bygone era included the traditional doubleheaders on Memorial Day, the Fourth of July and Labor Day. Now, in their haste to bring in as much money as possible, doubleheaders have become a thing of the past, with the exception of games being made up due to earlier postponements because of rain. Now, even in that case, the Major League teams make sure to schedule day-night affairs so that they can charge double admission to the public. Comment

Strolling away from the Ridge

Bay Ridge Nights: Adieu, Bay Ridge! Comment
Editor’s Picks: The week we’ve got dolled-up doggies, a French festival, the classic “Casablanca,” and much more! Brooklyn is the place to be! Comment
Bar Scrawl: Our drinking illustrator visits two distilleries and two breweries in one tasting room. Comments (1)
Downtown: An army of detractors took the resistance to new heights. Comments (3)
Bay Ridge: It’s swapping singles for sensors. Comments (19)
Ferry Tales: Pier into the park! Comments (2)
Bay Ridge: It was huuuuuuge! Comments (10)

Park of the past: Exhibit looks at history of Prospect

Brooklyn Heights: It’s a look back at Brooklyn’s Backyard! Comment

Oberman trumped by Campaign Finance Board

Party Line: Failed city council candidate Igor Oberman — the general manager of Trump Village West in Brighton Beach — may have to cough up $25,000 in fines to the city for using the apartment complex’s money to fund his 2013 campaign, according to a petition filed by the city’s Campaign Finance Board on May 16, and obtained by this paper through a Freedom of Information Law request. Comment
Digital editions: Look, that’s a newspaper. Look at the shape. Look at the headlines. The pictures. I’m telling you, and I’m telling everybody at this table that that’s a newspaper! And I know what a newspaper looks like, because I’ve seen one up close. And you’d better do something about this one, and keep hustlin’, Brooklyn, because I don’t intend to go through that hell again! Read more…

Swastikas carved into Midwood sidewalk


Swastikas carved into Midwood sidewalk

Midwood: Cops are searching for the bigot who scratched more than two dozen swastikas into wet cement on Newkirk Avenue on July 8. Comment
Canarsie: They don’t want to miss the boat! Comment
Park Slope: Haikus on marquee. Brooklyn films inspire street art. See it in Park Slope. Comments (2)

Cyclones get scrapped by Mahoning Valley

The Ride: It was a Nico-loss! Comment
Fort Greene: These buds are for you! Comments (1)
Dining: Industry City has a lot on its plate! Comment

Brighton Beachers eager for Big Bazaar to open

Brighton Beach: Brighton Beachers hungry for the neighborhood’s newest supermarket — Big Bazaar — will have to wait just a little longer to check out. Comment

Watch out for Facebook hoaxes

Not for Nuthin’: Hey all you Facebookers out there, did you recently get a message about Jayden K. Smith in your in-box message advising you not to accept his invitation, and copy and paste to tell all your friends? Comment

Mets draft pick ready to rock in Brooklyn

Call him the new kid on the block! Comment

Park and no ride! Mayor bans cars from Brooklyn’s Backyard for season

Mean Streets: It’s wheel-y happening! Comments (15)
Bay Ridge: Call it a bazaar sight. Comment
Park Slope: He’s putting these kids to work! Comments (1)

Hole new problem: City doing poor job repairing Ridge sinkhole, say locals

Bay Ridge: Talk about a sinking feeling. Comment
There have been plenty of baseball legends in Brooklyn, but the sport once took on a local flare with stickball games across the borough. Comment

Run the world: Clara Barton grad ready for next challenge

Ronaldo Griffiths has been running for as long as he can remember and now the track standout is ready to take on the college field. Comment
Former Berkeley Carrol star Richie Palacios isn’t wasting a moment of his summer in the prestigious Cape Cod League, looking to pad his stats this season. Comment
Mill Basin: Cops cuffed two Brooklyn teens who allegedly fired a gun inside Kings Plaza on Saturday evening — initially sparking fears of an active shooter inside the Mill Basin shopping center and setting off an urgent manhunt on the ground and from the air. Comment
Sheepshead Bay: They’re movin’ on up! Comment

Cyclones topple Yankees in victory over evil empire

The Ride: It was an attack of the Clones! Comment
Art: They didn’t stick a pin in it — they stuck 7,000 pins in it! Comment
Marine Park: It’s the Golden oldies! Comment
Art: They didn’t stick a pin in it — they stuck 7,000 pins in it! Comments (4)

Clones overthrow, then succumb to, evil Staten Island in doubleheader

The Ride: Brooklyn’s Boys of Summer had the force, then lost it, in the two-game split. Comment

Cyclones thwarted by hated Staten Island Yankees

The Ride: No way Jose! Comment

Hell below earth: LIRR riders will swarm Atlantic Terminal’s subways during summer track work

Downtown: Hey Brooklynites, remember what mom said about sharing? Comments (4)
Brooklyn Heights: They put paradise onto a parking lot. Comments (1)

Cyclones mauled by ValleyCats in shutout

The Ride: Simon says the Cyclones lose again! Comment

Convicted serial robber gets 31 years after forgoing plea deal

Kensington: A string of bad decisions got him three decades behind bars. Comments (4)

Cyclones crush Tri-City, taking easy victory

The Ride: Now that’s more like it! Comment

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