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Tuesday, Aug. 15, 2017

Drawing fire: Local cartoonist brings fantasy comics to FlameCon

Books: She’s in the Zone! Comment

Monday, Aug. 14, 2017

Hoop — there it is! Cosmic hula-hoopers perform in Dumbo

Dance: These dancers are spin doctors! Comment

Sunday, Aug. 13, 2017

Why ‘Kidnap’ isn’t worth your worry

Rhymes with Crazy: What are the chances your kid will be napped? Not very likely. Comment

Meet the judge: Kings County Supreme Court Justice Noach Dear chats with us

Downtown: This conversation is now in session! Comments (3)

Friday, Aug. 11, 2017

Man arrested and charged for fatally stabbing woman in Bay Ridge apartment

Bay Ridge: Police yesterday arrested and charged a 42-year-old man for fatally stabbing a 52-year-old woman inside a Bay Ridge Avenue apartment on Aug. 9, authorities said. Comment

Five things to do in Brooklyn this week!

Editor’s Picks: This week we’ve got great music, the Bard in a bar, Mad Max, and much more! Brooklyn is the place to be! Comment

Thursday, Aug. 10, 2017

He can’t take it anymore! Squadron resigns from state Senate in fiery tirade against Albany

Brooklyn Heights: A Brooklyn state senator attacked the institution he served on Wednesday when he unexpectedly resigned his post for a job at an organization that will work to influence state politics. Comments (8)

Putting a price on history: Professor argues protected districts only preserve for the one percent

Brooklyn Heights: Call it a landmark argument. Comments (21)

The ferry tale of Greenpoint

Ferry Tales: This New York City ferry tale is coming to a close. Comments (2)

The ‘Big’ show: Immersive cinema takes on the Dude

Cinema: The show abides. Comment

The Brooklyn Paper: Absolute

Page 1: You can’t get any more Brooklyn Paper than the Brooklyn Paper is. That’s because the stories in the Brooklyn Paper are as Brooklyn Paper as they are going to get. They have the voice. They have the photos. Hell, they’ve even got the ledes, the nuts, and the quotes. So remember that when you read the Brooklyn Paper, you are reading the Brooklyn Paper. And keep hustlin’, Brooklyn.

Wednesday, Aug. 9, 2017

Kids cut a rug! Hundreds of local tots compete to perform for Brooklyn Nets

Downtown: Call them dancing tweens! Comment
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Fans enjoy broccoli, ‘Seinfeld’ tribute at MCU Park

They ate the vile weed! Comment

Clones continue losing streak with defeat by Black Bears

The Ride: The loss in West Virginia is Brooklyn’s fifth in a row. Comment

They’re awfully sexy: Strippers perform to world’s worst music

Nightlife: It’s going to be terrible. Comments (2)

Tuesday, Aug. 8, 2017

Hit-and-run driver still at large despite carting company’s cooperation with cops

Greenpoint: The employer of the garbage truck driver who hit and killed a cyclist on July 22 has records that link employees to trucks and is working with police, but weeks have passed without any arrests. Comments (13)
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Today on BPR: Kelly Barbieri of the pro-marijuana website ‘The Fresh Toast’

Podcast: It’s high times on Brooklyn Paper Radio! Or is it? Comment

Oh baby! Councilwoman Laurie Cumbo announces birth of son

Clinton Hill: Talk about a little prince! Comments (18)

Police talk down man from Verrazano-Narrows Bridge

Bay Ridge: Police saved a man from jumping nearly 700 feet off the Verrazano–Narrows Bridge into the waters below on Aug. 2. Comments (1)

Monday, Aug. 7, 2017

Jury convicts Sheepshead Bay’s Martin Shkreli

The “Pharma Bro” was officially found guilty of more than just being the “Most Hated Man in America.” Comments (1)

Cyclones lose again, again, again, again

The Ride: That’s four in a row! Comment

Steamy readers! Flatbush library patrons fuming after busted air conditioning prompts reduced hours

Flatbush: Call them burned bookworms. Comments (8)

Sunday, Aug. 6, 2017

Clones lose again

The Ride: Jumpin’ Jehosaphat! Comment

Saturday, Aug. 5, 2017

Up in the air: New justice assigned to Pier 6 case as towers continue to rise

Brooklyn Heights: Talk about a deep bench. Comments (6)

Even a first-round pick can’t save Cyclones

The Ride: Bonus baby David Peterson gave up a run in his professional debut, and the Cyclones went on to lose. Again. Comment

Friday, Aug. 4, 2017

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A waterfall in Bay Ridge!

Bay Ridge: This guy went chasing waterfalls! Comments (3)

Schooner the better: Floating restaurant opens off Pier 6

Dining: It’s aboat time! Comments (4)

Cyclones almost get no-hit, lose to ValleyCats

The Ride: You throw the ball, you hit the ball, you catch the ball. Larry! Comment

Top Mets draft pick to throw for Clones tonight

The Ride: They’re throwing the kid to the wolves! Comment

Thursday, Aug. 3, 2017

Speedy Cyclones steal way to victory

The Ride: Maybe they should have had this strategy all season long. Comment

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