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Wednesday, Aug. 31, 2016

Flyng off the handlebars

Hub snub! Boerum Hill residents jilted by surprise Citi Bike station

Mean Streets: Talk about coming out of the blue! Comment

Citi gripes: Slopers hate Carroll Street Citi Bike rack

Mean Streets: They say the block between Fourth and Fifth avenues has gone to rack and ruin. Comment

Whiskering campaign: Beard and moustache contest is combing to town

Event: Get ready for the mane event! Comment

Brooklyn’s offense silenced in shutout loss

The Ride: The Cyclones connected on seven singles, but couldn’t get a run on the scoreboard as the squad was eliminated from the playoffs in Tuesday night’s shutout loss to Auburn at MCU Park. Comment

Tuesday, Aug. 30, 2016

Crock the vote! B’Heights seniors: We can’t reach new polling booth across busy roads

Brooklyn Heights: The Board of Elections moved it from the now-shuttered library to a school over Adams Street and Cadman Plaza West. Comments (9)

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Cyclones can’t overcome early deficit, fall to Auburn

The Ride: The Cyclones late-game rally came up just short on Monday night as the squad dropped a close tilt to Auburn, falling back below .500. Comment

Blast from the pasta: Brooklyn was once the nation’s noodle capital

Event: Expert discusses the borough’s history with pasta. Comment

Junk in their trunks: Kids race derby cars made from garbage

Park Slope: One man’s trash is another kid’s race car. Comments (1)

King of Pop’s county: Michael Jackson fans celebrate at annual block party

Bedford-Stuyvesant: Michael it’s your birthday, happy birthday Michael. Comments (1)

Halves of the battle: Borough’s two Battle of Brooklyn celebrations

Photo Galleries: There were reenactments — but we still lost. Comment

Monday, Aug. 29, 2016

Sister of cyclist killed on Classon Ave. demands bike lane

Clinton Hill: A driver fatally ran over Lauren Davis as she was cycling to work on Classon Avenue in April. Comments (55)

Blue man troupe: ‘Avatar’-inspired circus show comes to Barclays

Event: It’s out of this world! Comments (3)

Cyclones take rubber match in Williamsport

The Ride: Brooklyn played for pride on Sunday night, after being eliminated from playoff contention the night before, notching a come-from-behind victory over the Crusscutters in series finale. Comments (3)

Sunday, Aug. 28, 2016

Relax! It’s okay to let your kid walk to school

Rhymes with Crazy: Stranger danger is a myth, writes our columnist, so you don’t have to spend $400 on that tracking device. Comments (3)

Brooklyn’s struggles continue in lopsided loss to Crusscutters

The Ride: The Cyclones committed four errors and connected on just five hits in Saturday’s loss to the Crosscutters, as the offense continued to struggle at the plate Comment