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Readers: What’s being done to keep cyclists from dying?

Perspective: A truck driver struck and killed a 30-year-old cyclist in Sunset Park on Monday. Comments (9)

Readers: The F express has divided the borough!

Perspective: More than 650 scorned straphangers signed a petition opposing the Metropolitan Transportation Authority’s plan to run express F trains through brownstone Brooklyn. Comments (3)

Readers: Biker to blame in Park Slope crash

Perspective: A box truck collided with a cyclist in Park Slope Tuesday morning, leaving the biker unconscious. Comments (11)

Readers: What’s happening to Bay businesses?

Perspective: Small businesses across Sheepshead Bay are going belly up — and they’re not being replaced — with some storefronts remaining shuttered for well over a decade, according to locals. Comments (3)

Readers: Another cyclist dead?

Perspective: A truck driver struck and killed a 29-year-old cyclist at a Williamsburg intersection Monday, according to authorities. Comments (23)

Readers: Stop the death on our streets!

Perspective: A 33-year-old Queens motorcyclist died in a brutal crash in Canarsie Monday night, according to authorities. Comment

Readers: Religion is no excuse not to vaccinate!

Perspective: Albany politicians passed a package of bills repealing the religious exemption for vaccines on June 13, amid a measles outbreak that has swept through Brooklyn’s Orthodox Jewish communities and infected almost 1,000 people statewide. Comments (6)

Readers: Don’t drag the kids into your bigotry!

Perspective: Protesters gathered in Gerritsen Beach on June 6 to express outrage over the appearance of a drag queen at a reading event for children, which they said would be detrimental to the welfare of minors. Comments (34)

Letters to the Editor: Southern bike lane debate rages online

Perspective: City officials must reconsider their plan to build a bike lane along the Southern Brooklyn coast, according to Bensonhurst civic gurus, who called the city’s current proposal unsafe because it lacks proper protection for cyclists on car-heavy roads. (“Bensonhurst civic leaders push DOT to reconsider bike lane plan” by Aidan Graham, online May 17). Comments (21)

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