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Monday, Nov. 30, 2015

State should green-light cyclists running red lights, say riders

Mean Streets: A Williamsburg pol’s proposal to allow cyclists to ride through red lights and stop signs so long as the coast is clear would bring the city’s laws into sync with the way many pedal-pushers say they already roll. Comments (28).

Board to death: Majority of community boards reject mayor’s upzoning

Changing Brooklyn: Mayor DeBlasio’s plan to upzone the city in the hopes of making new developments more affordable and less ugly is a dud, say the majority of Brooklyn’s community boards. Comments (12).

Step right up! Borough Hall stoop is open again

Downtown: And just in time for winter! Comments (1).

Sign here: Exhibit pays tribute to Coney Island banners

Art: It’s a sign of the times — and of the place. Comment.

Primping and preening: Volunteers spruce up bird-watchers’ paradise Bush Terminal Park

Sunset Park: This park is for the birds — literally! Comment.

Sunday, Nov. 29, 2015

Check out how easy it is to become a sex offender!

Rhymes with Crazy: This week, Lenore finds out that you too can be labeled a sex offender by streaking across the football field! Comments (5).

Saturday, Nov. 28, 2015

What to read this week

Books: Brooklyn booksellers give their top picks. Comment.

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Friday, Nov. 27, 2015

All at sea! Plan to bring SS United States to Red Hook could sink

Red Hook: Mayday! Mayday! Comments (14).

Shelter bomb! Kensington gets two weeks’ notice on new homeless center across from school

Brooklyn Is Angry: Residents say the city should have given them more notice and consultation — and now they don’t trust officials to keep the refuge safe and secure. Comments (3).

Save the Slave! Iconic Bed-Stuy playhouse sold, faces final bow

Changing Brooklyn: The show must go on! Comments (6).

Five things to do in Brooklyn this week!

Editor’s Picks: The holiday are getting started in Brooklyn! Start your shopping, enjoy a celebrity-stuffed Christmas show, and geek out about the holidays — all this week in the borough of kings! Comment.

Save the date! Rugby team raises cash with sexy calendar and date auction

Event: They’re going for the gold! Comments (2).

Bra? Humbug! Burlesque ‘Christmas Carol’ features stripping Scrooge

Nightlife: Have a merry XXX-mas! Comment.