Saturday, Nov. 17, 2018

Weekend Reads: Booksellers give us their recommendations

Books: Brooklyn booksellers give their top picks for Nov. 17. Comment

Friday, Nov. 16, 2018

Sheepshead Bay: Talk about below-ground parking. Comments (3)
Fort Greene: This school may be out for good. Comments (8)
Editor’s Picks: This week we’ve got a cinematic circus show, a market to fulfill your Danish desires, paintings in Park Slope, and much more! Brooklyn is the place to be! Comment

Bad deed: Crooked cop going to prison for illegally acquiring dead woman’s home

Bedford-Stuyvesant: A former local cop will spend six months in prison for illegally transferring the deed of a dead woman’s home to herself, a judge ruled on Wednesday. Comment

Thursday, Nov. 15, 2018

Man charged for assaulting gay couple in Williamsburg

Williamsburg: A man faces up to 15 years behind bars for assaulting a gay couple in Williamsburg, according to the borough’s top prosecutor, who charged the defendant for a hate crime that he said has no place in Kings County. Comments (4)
Coney Island: A new mixed-use development will bring more than 130 below-market-rate apartments to Coney Island when it opens early next year, according to a rep for its developer, Georgica Green Ventures. Comment
Transit: Brooklynites headed into Manhattan during the morning and evening rush can now hop in yellow cabs at half off via the taxi-hailing app Waave. Comments (2)
Art: He is taking it to the street! Comments (3)

The Brooklyn Paper is not ready for snow

Page 1: By the time you are reading this, the borough may already be covered in its first blanket of white stuff, if the latest reports from our pals over at the National Weather Service are correct. But the Paper — whose Blizzard Bureau is typically always hankering for the next nor’easter, bomb cyclone, or other wintery weather pattern — is not yet ready to see the slush. Snow before Thanksgiving is like when Christmas decor hits stores the day after Halloween — it’s just too soon! Keep hustlin’, Brooklyn! Comment
Schneps Community News Group is proud to announce that Brooklyn Paper Deputy Editor Anthony Rotunno, who joined our newsroom in America’s Downtown in May 2017, is taking the reins as the Paper’s new editor-in-chief. Comments (2)

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