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Wednesday, Dec. 7, 2016

Sinkhole tries to gobble up bus

Sunset Park: A massive sinkhole nearly swallowed a school bus on 23rd Street between Fifth and Sixth avenues on Dec. 6. Comment

Yarrr on the air! Jewish pirate radio station ruining WQXR broadcast in Kensington, WT

The Greatest Story Ever: Shiva me timbers! Comments (2)

Former Boro Prez Leone is gone — but where is his iconic ‘Welcome to Brooklyn’ sign?

Awesome: We found out. Comment

Witnesses sell four-story Dumbo building for $65M, could become 28-story residential tower

Changing Brooklyn: This investment is expected to grow. Comment

Fighting for their rights: Rally opposes right-turn ban on Ocean Parkway

Transit: The state must put the brakes on a plan to ban turns on portions of Ocean Parkway, drivers are demanding. Comments (9)

Checkin’ in with: Incoming Kensington Assemblyman Robert Carroll

Kensington: We check in on his plans for his first term — including when he’ll finally learn to drive. Comment

‘Citizen’ strain: Dance explores being an outsider in America

Dance: These dancers are moving — but they’re not moving away. Comment

Tuesday, Dec. 6, 2016

The last word

Cobble Hill’s beloved BookCourt closing after 35 years

Go There Now While You Still Can: That’s all she wrote. Comments (2)

Six other indie bookstores near BookCourt

Books: You don’t have to resign yourself to Barnes and Noble! Comments (1)

Ragin’ Cajun! Guy robs fried-chicken joint with broomstick

Flatbush: He flew off the handle and threatened to batter an employee. Comments (1)

Islamophobic graffiti scrawled in subway station near Kensington

Windsor Terrace: Hate has gone underground. Comments (14)

Kitsched out! Landmarked Gage and Tollner finally free of gaudy jewelry store

Downtown: And we’ve got photos of the big reveal! Comments (5)

City has been ‘cold calling’ around Sunset Park to find school-development sites

Sunset Park: A, B, C — always be constructing. Comments (1)

Knight writer: Orchestra plays a multitude of Whitman poems

Music: They’re playing a song of one self! Comment

Monday, Dec. 5, 2016

Off-duty ‘hero’ cop wearing hijab threatened in Bay Ridge

Bay Ridge: A bigot allegedly told the decorated native New Yorker and her teenage son to “go back to your country.” Comments (16)

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Space dismissed! Developer buys Brooklyn Law’s Fulton Mall office, may raze for high rise

Changing Brooklyn: They’re taking the Law into their own lands! Comments (3)

City won’t admit it put predator in shelter next to schools

Sunset Park: The Department of Homeless Services repeatedly lied about its role, state records and local leaders indicate. Comment

Beloved holiday traditions

Sleigh-ing the crowd: Reindeers fly into MetroTech for tree-lighting

Downtown: It’s a beloved holiday tradition. Comment

Sunset spark! Nabe lights up its holiday tree

Sunset Park: It’s a beloved holiday tradition. Comment

Home fir the holidays: Christmas tree musical lights up Fort Hamilton

Theater: It’s kind of a sap-py story. Comment

Sunday, Dec. 4, 2016

Warning! Your child may be playing with a ball!

Rhymes with Crazy: And that can be dangerous — even if he’s outside! Comments (3)