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Wednesday, Oct. 18, 2017

Bra fitting after mastectomy or reconstruction

Breast Cancer Awareness: A well-fitting bra is essential for those who have undergone certain procedures after breast cancer. Comment

Tuesday, Oct. 17, 2017

Height train-ing: Exhibit explores history of Downtown transportation

Art: It’s traveling through time! Comments (2)

Breast-cancer treatment

Staying healthy: Bellevue is committed to providing accessible resources for breast health

Breast Cancer Awareness: Bellevue Hospital Center’s workforce of experts is steering the institution to new heights. Comment

Breast health services in Bklyn: Woodhull Medical Center uses the latest treatments to help patients

Breast Cancer Awareness: The staff at the hospital’s Center for Cancer Care and Blood Disorders is at the cutting edge. Comment

Monday, Oct. 16, 2017

Blow for freedom: Harriet Tubman jazz band breaks genres

Music: Call it freeing jazz! Comment

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Cancer support in your backyard

Breast Cancer Awareness: Services including online forums and wig providers help patients right here in Brooklyn. Comments (1)

Saturday, Oct. 14, 2017

Walking with a purpose: The American Cancer Society’s 15th-annual breast-cancer walk hits Coney Island

Breast Cancer Awareness: They’re making strides towards a world without breast cancer. Comments (10)

What to read this week

Books: Brooklyn booksellers give their top picks. Comment

Friday, Oct. 13, 2017

Why We’re Pink

Breast Cancer Awareness: It’s our annual Pink Paper! Comment

Five things to do in Brooklyn this week!

Editor’s Picks: Happy Friday the 13th! You’re lucky to be in Brooklyn, where we’ve got a slasher movie marathon, waterfront walks, a week-long jazz festival, and so much more! Comment

Thursday, Oct. 12, 2017

Hoop dreams: Wheelchair-bound athletes hit Bklyn court for national b’ball tourney

Dyker Heights: These ballers are rolling into glory! Comment

Playing with fire: Musicians use ‘organ’ that shoots out flame

Music: It’s the hottest show in town! Comment

Scenes from a Mall: Photo exhibit captures changes on Fulton

Art: Take a peek at the not-so-distant past! Comments (1)

Looking back — and forward — at college

Fearless Parenting: You can get more out of a college education than a degree. Comments (3)

The Brooklyn Paper is blushing

Page 1: But not because it is embarrassed. No, the paper is pink to pay tribute to the forty-thousand-plus Americans who succumb to breast cancer annually. And to support the hundreds of thousands of people battling the disease, both in our borough and beyond. It salutes those struggling with and working to end breast cancer — keep fighting for a cure, and keep hustlin’, Brooklyn! Comment

Wednesday, Oct. 11, 2017

Splashing through sludge: Boaters traverse Brooklyn’s Nautical Purgatory in ‘Gowanus Challenge’

Gowanus: It was a race against slime! Comments (1)

Divine dining: Bklynites chow down on Italian feast at W’burg Columbus-Day Giglio celebration

Williamsburg: It was a buffet of biblical proportions! Comment

Ghost host: Mentalist leads a spooky seance for 13

Theater: Do you feel lucky? Comment

Tuesday, Oct. 10, 2017


It’s a Bay Ridge takeover on Brooklyn Paper Radio!

Podcast: Satirist (and Bay Ridge resident) Dan Hetteix and journalist and wannabe politician (and Bay Ridge resident) Ross Barkan join the all-Ridge episode. Comments (1)

Amateur activism: Child cyclists join parents, officials on P’Park ride pushing for car-free meadow

Mean Streets: These youngsters are pedaling change! Comments (2)

Leaving its bark: Huge tree smashes into Ditmas Park house, onto parked car

Ditmas Park: It’s the root of some nasty damage. Comments (4)

Monday, Oct. 9, 2017

Puff, puff, bash: Slopers slam homeless-shelter residents for allegedly lighting up on their blocks

Park Slope: This refuge’s neighbors are playing the toking victim. Comments (10)

Party on the pier: Hollywood royalty hits the county of Kings for green space’s gala

Brooklyn Heights: It was a starry night in Brooklyn Bridge Park! Comment

Hate symbols mailed to Jewish businesses, prompting police probe

Crime: Cops are investigating a rash of racist letters with swastikas inside that were mailed out to law firms in Sheepshead Bay, kosher bakeries in Borough Park, and other businesses throughout the city since Sept. 29. Comment

Friday, Oct. 6, 2017

Heavenly creatures: Dogs anointed by Bklyn Heights minister at garden ceremony

Fuzzy Brooklyn: It was a canine communion! Comment

Thursday, Oct. 5, 2017

Passing grade: Locals applaud B’Bridge Park honchos’ latest design for hilly parkland at Pier 2

Brooklyn Heights: This pier’s on the up-and-up! Comments (1)

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