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GO Brooklyn: The Brooklyn Paper#8217;s essential guide to the Borough of Kings

Saturday, May 2, 2015

What to read this week

Books: Brooklyn booksellers give their top picks. Comments (1).

Friday, May 1, 2015

Five things to do in Brooklyn this week!

Editor’s Picks: Free walking tours, a massive record fair, “Bob’s Burgers” burlesque (no, really), and other great things to see and do in Brooklyn, May 1–7. Comment.

Thursday, April 30, 2015

Snap chats! Meet your favorite local author in a F’Greene photobooth

Books: Author selfies are the new author signings. Comments (2).

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Off the wall! BAM holds 3-D film fest

Cinema: Talk about being out of your depth! Comment.

Wednesday, April 29, 2015

Your guide to becoming a Cosmos fan — for one day only

Event: Long Island’s New York Cosmos soccer club is playing a single game at MCU Park in Coney Island. Here is how to fit in with the super fans. Comment.

Old-timers day! History buffs to play 19th-century baseball

Event: Why reenact the Civil War when you can reenact a Civil War-era baseball game? Comment.

Tuesday, April 28, 2015

Neigh-ing tribute: Kentucky Derby party to honor Homer Fink

Nightlife: The two most exciting minutes in sports just got even better! Comment.

Monday, April 27, 2015

Rumba in the books! Indie-rock salsa band to play library

Music: They’re ordering hits with a side of salsa! Comments (4).

G’point author pens novel on squatters in ’90s Williamsburg

Books: It is a squat plot! Comments (1).

Friday, April 24, 2015

L yes! MTA increasing service on L, M, 2 lines

Transit: It is also making transfers between the G at Broadway and J or M trains at Lorimer free while the L train is closed overnight and on weekends. Comment.

Five things to do in Brooklyn this week!

Editor’s Picks: Meet Johnny Rotten, go to a “Pretty in Pink” prom, browse the Brooklyn Zine Festival, and other great things to do in Brooklyn, April 24–28. Comment.

Bartoonist has a wine time in Cobble Hill

Bar Scrawl: Our drinking illustrator visits new Court Street wine bar June. Comments (1).

Thursday, April 23, 2015

Writers celebrate the lost Bard of Bay Ridge

Books: They’re turning over a new page on an old master. Comments (2).

Jane’s Addiction to play shocking show at Brooklyn Bowl

Waiting in the Wings: Shocker! Comments (2).

Classical musicians and boxers to perform in harmony

Music: Get ready for another round of “Strike!,” where classical musicians belt out Bach while boxers just belt each other. Comments (1).

Gil-ded pages: Sorrentino’s Ridge-centric literature

Books: Familiarize yourself with Gilbert Sorrentino’s many meditations on Bay Ridge. Comment.

Wednesday, April 22, 2015

Magician will bring tricks, tradition to cherry blossom fest

Event: They’re the oldest tricks in the book — but with a new spin. Comment.

Five things to do and see at this year’s cherry blossom fest

Event: A hip-hop tea, cosplay fashions, cross-cultural comedy, and more. Comment.

Tuesday, April 21, 2015

Heat-seekers will compete to down world’s hottest peppers

Event: They’re pepper pigs! Comments (1).

Gospel show! Actor to perform book of Mark in C’Gardens church

Theater: He is a Jesus Christ superstar! Comments (2).