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Music: The atmosphere will be electric! Comment

Touch screens: Interactive art show for kids comes to BAM

Art: Talk about techno music! Comment

Brews clues

Dining: She’ll do the voodoo that she brews so well! Comment

County of kegs: New York City Beer Week stays in Brooklyn

Nightlife: Brooklyn’s got buzz! Comment

Maybe we shouldn’t say something when we see something

Rhymes with Crazy: If you see something, say something. Comments (1)

It’s time to boycott the Knicks — and James Dolan

Spin Cycle: How do we fix the problem at Madison Square Garden? By hitting it in the pocketbook, says our columnist. Comment
Editor’s Picks: We’ve got a great line-up of music for you this week, with disco funk, African drums, retro jazz, and heavy horns. Plus a talk about robots! Brooklyn is the place to be! Comment

The rock keeps rolling in the Ridge

Bay Ridge Nights: This weekend has a solid foundation of rock, roll, soul, and rhythm & blues. Comment
Bar Scrawl: Our drinking illustrator tries a drink as big as his head at the Super Power tiki bar. Comments (1)

Rift deepens between Dem Party boss, G’point pol

Party Line: has the scoop on the beef between Nick Rizzo and Frank Seddio. Read more…

Ridge mailman mugger caught

Ridge mailman mugger caught

Bay Ridge: Cops say they picked him up the next day, allegedly stealing mail at the same intersection where he robbed the postal worker. Comment

What an inspiration!

Standing O: Brooklyn native Joanne Sylvestre uses her life lessons to help other minority women excel in the healthcare field. Comment
Midwood: Talk about a variety show! Comment
Digital editions: French for school? Er, pass. Quick! Popular on Twitter - I know that one! Something seen on a runway, someone seen on a runway — oh, we see what you did there. French for ‘school’? Are you kidding me? C’mon, c’mon! Stupid thumbs! Look, just tell us the name of a “Lexus rival” pronto, and you keep puzzlin’, Brooklyn! Read more…

Taking off: Law & Tech grabs win over Robeson in boro quarters

High School Sports: The Jets held on for a 73–70 victory on Feb. 14, taking down a AA-division school as junior guard Larry Moreno hit his shooting stride behind the arc. Comment

Rift deepens between Dem Party boss, G’point pol

Party Line: Bigwig Frank Seddio is trying to oust one of his own district leaders for not toeing the party line. Comment

PLG-ed in!

Un-safety dance! Officials: Party planned for PLG construction site doesn’t have permits

Prospect-Lefferts Gardens: The event is scheduled to bring 4,000 people to three floors of an under-construction residential development. Comments (11)
Prospect Heights: They’re the merchants of doomed! Comments (8)
Park Slope: Just in the nickel of time. Comments (17)
Sunset Park: Talk about an alteration! Comment
Cinema: It’s not for you, grandpa! Comments (1)

Jo wants to bring back the three R’s

Not for Nuthin’: Teachers from elementary school through college are telling students how to distinguish between factual and fictional news — and why they should care that there’s a difference.” This is the opening lede in an Associated Press item I saw the other day in the New York Post. Comment
Williamsburg: Lights, camera, dissatisfaction! Comments (3)

Doing Moore: Former Nazareth star finds footing at South Carolina

Bianca Cuevas-Moore was an offensive force during her time at Nazareth, now the junior guard is trying her best to do the same at South Carolina. Comment

Former players working to honor Fort Ham hoops legend

High School Sports: They’re raising money to rename the basketball court in honor of long-time coach Ken Kerns. Comment

Who ya gonna call? BPR talks with TrumpBusting Coucilman Brad Lander

Podcast: A Park Slope lawmaker had a stirring and eloquent rebuke to Americans who support Donald Trump’s mass deportations of low-level or even non-criminal aliens over the past few days: Open your heart. Comments (5)
Crime: And Coney Island had its safest year since cops started keeping track in the ’90s! Comment
Crown Heights: It is a write-off! Comment

Police impersonators tied to robbery string

Crime: Police are searching for two fraudsters who pranced around Flatbush, Sheepshead Bay, and Gravesend pretending to be cops so they could steal victim’s phones and wallets in late December and early January. Comment
Bay Ridge: The Vikings invaded! Comment
Bay Ridge: Give peace a chants! Comment
Bay Ridge: The key can open any box along the carrier’s route, officials said. Comments (8)
Photo Galleries: The man who turned around the Brooklyn Academy of Music died on Saturday. Comment

Ringside in Brooklyn

Germaine de Randamie ignored the dissapointed crowd at Barclays Center and took down Holly Holm to clinch the first-ever women’s featherweight title. Comment

Williamsburg designer inks special-edition shirts for fights at Barclays

Williamsburg: Talk about mixed martial arts! Comment

Pol made up Brooklyn’s
9-11 connection to defend Trump travel ban

Bay Ridge: State Sen. Marty Golden went on the radio and said several hijakers lived in Bay Ridge — but a 600-page Federal report says otherwise. Comments (38)

‘Trivial’ pursuit! Harassment of Gentile staffer was ‘petty’ and ‘trivial’: city lawyers

Party Line: A former staffer to Councilman Vincent Gentile (D–Bay Ridge) who is accusing his colleagues of bullying him by leaving mutilated stuffed animals on his desk and publicly mocking his Asperger’s Syndrome doesn’t have a leg to stand on, city lawyers are arguing. Comment
Canarsie: A pregnant woman rushed to a Canarsie hospital on Feb. 8 — only to look down and discover she’d given birth to a baby girl on the way! Comment

Harassment of Gentile staffer was ‘petty’ and ‘trivial’: city lawyers

Party Line: has the scoop! Read more…

Online shopping: Red Hook’s public wifi expanding to commerical strips

Red Hook: And the organizers need local businesses willing to become hotspots. Comments (1)

Brute shoots Bensonhurst senior dead

Bensonhurst: Then he stole the victim’s car and dumped it in Brownsville. Comment
Cobble Hill: Hizzoner was famously arrested alongside actor and former firefighter Steve Buscemi while protesting its closure in 2003. Comments (9)

Fluff pieces

Photo Galleries: Hey Brooklyn, we see you out there shovelling your walk, breaking out the sleds, and chucking snowballs. Here’s what your neighbors were up to during Winter Storm Niko. Comments (1)
They stormed the beaches! Comment
Brighton Beach: Talk about overdue books! Comment
Transit: He’s a modern-day Ralph Kramden. Comments (15)

Fluff pieces


The Fast & the Furious: MCU Drift


The Fast & the Furious: MCU Drift

Drivers go nuts for donuts in snowy parking lot. Comments (3)
Click through for the video! Comments (4)

Pen pals! Paper’s letters-page mainstay wants to start in-person forum

Marine Park: An avid Courier Life reader wants to bring our “Sound off to the Editor” section to life! Comment
BoroBeat: Call it Coney’s Iditarod. Comment
Greenpoint: They’re wearing their politics on their sleeves! Comments (11)
BoroBeat: These performers must have been right at home in Coney Island! Comment

Night-vision-goggle-wearing burglar raids apartment building’s laundry

Williamsburg: They’re dark and dirty deeds. Comments (1)

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