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Monday, Feb. 20, 2017

Police kill pellet gun-packing Bushwick teen

Bushwick: Police officers shot and killed an 18-year-old in Bushwick early Sunday morning after they say he tried to rob a bodega then pointed what turned out to be a pellet gun at them. Comments (2)

State senators in the crosshairs

Activists besiege ‘traitor’ Hamilton for joining GOP-aligned bloc

Sunset Park: Sen. Jesse Hamilton, they are waiting on 42nd Street for you. Comments (2)

State Sen. Parker under fire for ‘accidentally’ voting to ban sanctuary cities

Flatbush: He says he was at a wedding when the vote happened so got marked down as “yes.” Comments (1)

Dry your tears, BookCourt fans — a new bookstore is coming to Smith St.

Carroll Gardens: Carroll Gardens is in the good books! Comments (1)

’Homeland’ films explosive presidential motorcade scene Downtown

Downtown: Crappy Presidents’ Day! Comments (1)

Up in smoke: Sunset Park marijuana dispensary snubbed, state officials say

Sunset Park: Talk about a pipe dream. Comment

Brews clues

Room with a brew: Lineup brewing launches new beer and tasting spot in Sunset Park

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

Law students — even the corporate ones — protest Trump Downtown

Brooklyn Is Angry: Forget Occupy Wall Street — tomorrow’s Wall Streeters are occupying Brooklyn. Comments (2)

Ridgites to city: ‘Fix dangerous steps’

Bay Ridge: Call it the stairway to hell. Comment

Sunday, Feb. 19, 2017

Maybe we shouldn’t say something when we see something

Rhymes with Crazy: If you see something, say something. Comment

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Friday, Feb. 17, 2017

Sunset Park, Bay Ridge tumbleweeds on day of ‘immigrant strike’

Photo Galleries: Immigrants in Sunset Park and Bay Ridge shuttered their storefronts and stayed home from work on Thursday as part of a national protest against President Trump administration’s policies toward immigrants. Comments (5)

Finally! New Bed-Stuy bakery making Biggie and Tupac cookies

Breaking Chews: Some rappers love getting baked — this guy loves baking rappers! Comments (10)

Five things to do in Brooklyn this week!

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

Bartoonist travels to the tropics in Crown Heights

Bar Scrawl: Our drinking illustrator tries a drink as big as his head at the Super Power tiki bar. Comments (1)

Clinton Hill Library needs new signs so people know it’s a library

Clinton Hill: The home of Clinton Hill’s “Hamilton” is getting a new marquee. Comments (7)

Speaker gives ‘State of the City’ at Kings Theatre

Midwood: She was the queen of Kings Theatre. Comments (1)