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Thursday, Nov. 26, 2015

The Brooklyn Paper is thankful for you!

Page 1: The Brooklyn Paper is off today to spend some time with our loved ones and the delicious foods they have prepared for us. This year, we’re thankful for cheap coffee, our long-suffering photographers, happy hour at La Defense, animated GIFs, and the people who patiently answer all of our questions all day long. But most of all, we are thankful for you, dear readers, for coming back every day and keeping us on our toes. So enjoy the holiday, and keep hustlin’ Brooklyn. Comment.

Bird is the word! Stars align in Bed-Stuy for turkey giveaway

Awesome: Celebs included Lil Mama and Deon Grant — but the real stars were the residents. Comments (1).

Happy Thanksgiving from The Dad

The Dad: On this Thanksgiving Dad, a very special The Dad. Comment.

Wednesday, Nov. 25, 2015

Novel graphic: Flatbush shop selling new Batman with one-of-a-kind cover

Flatbush: Holy limited-edition cover, Batman! Comment.

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Party pooper: Summer raves at Williamsburg warehouse haunt new tenants

Williamsburg: Now is the winter of Community Board 1’s discontent. Comment.

Gobble Hill! Ted and Honey closing, another local favorite taking over

Breaking Chews: Talk about bittersweet news! Comments (1).

Forever 21 returns to Fulton Mall on Friday

Shopping: It is back on rack! Comment.

Get on board! ‘Night Train’ comedy show tapes TV specials

TV: It’s heading for the station! Comment.

Tuesday, Nov. 24, 2015

Hedged out! Law school shrubbery could displace Joralemon St. vendors

Brooklyn Is Angry: Talk about being uprooted! Comments (14).

Vinegar Hill school squabbles

Parents: City’s quota not enough to save PS 307 from yuppie invasion

Vinegar Hill: The city will give low-income students in Vinegar Hill and Dumbo priority for 50 percent of seats, but parents say that won’t work. Comments (9).

Surprise finding: City didn’t tell us about middle school’s science revamp, say parents

Vinegar Hill: The city blinded them with science! Comment.

Ruckus raised! Weekly roots music show celebrates 10 years of tunes

Music: This show has deep roots! Comment.

Panda-monium! Prospect Park Zoo debuts a pair of cuddly red cubs

Fuzzy Brooklyn: The Brooklyn animal sanctuary showed off its latest show stoppers on the weekend — two red panda cubs, who were more than happy to bask in the limelight! Comment.

Fowl ball! Nets players hand out Thanksgiving turkeys in Bed-Stuy

Bedford-Stuyvesant: It was a full court press! Comment.

Monday, Nov. 23, 2015

Path of most resistance: Bedford Ave. sidewalk blocked for years at stalled construction site

Williamsburg: Williamsburgers are off the beaten path — and they want to get back on it! Comments (3).

Together at last! Developer wants to house below-market units, manufacturing in one Bushwick building

Changing Brooklyn: This warehouse could soon be a ware-home. Comments (9).

Kids read to dogs, maximum adorableness ensues

Fuzzy Brooklyn: You can now die safe in the knowledge that the most adorable thing of all time has occurred and been documented — with a slideshow! Comments (1).

Prime real estate: Amazon expanding to Sunset Park

Sunset Park: Sunset Park is about to get a big delivery. Comments (2).

‘Oy’ to the world! New sculpture speaks from Brooklyn Bridge Park

Art: Yo, Brooklyn, whassup? Comments (6).