The House of D expansion is officially a done deal. Comment
Flatbush: State liquor honchos must block a restaurateur’s plan to host a disc jockey at her East Flatbush tavern, according to local community board members, who claim installing a turn table at the watering hole would spell “chaos” for nearby homeowners. Comment

Three Coney Islanders cuffed in affordable housing scheme

Coney Island: Cops cuffed three Coney Island residents on Wednesday for allegedly scamming their way into cheap apartments at a highly sought-after Coney Island cooperative. Comment
Dining: This beer bar has leveled up! Comment
Transit honchos are considering a new billion-dollar passenger train that would run through southern Brooklyn, Queens, and the Bronx in an effort to better serve the transit-starved outer-boroughs, authorities announced on Oct. 15. Comments (1)

Complaint accuses NYC Ferry staffers of refusing Muslim families because of ‘security issue’

Brooklyn Heights: Crew aboard a city ferry forbid a group of Muslim families from boarding a Brooklyn-bound boat last month because they posed a “security issue,” according to an attorney for the jilted passengers. Comments (3)
Music: He’s got the keys to the Planet! Comment

Gowanus NYCHA residents want school rezoning plan halted

Residents at a Gowanus housing project called on city education honchos to halt their ambitious scheme to desegregate local elementary schools until they’ve had a proper chance to weigh in. Comment
Police shot and killed a man during a wild gun battle near the Gowanus housing projects on Tuesday night. Comments (1)
Downtown: A vandal defaced a statue of controversial Italian icon and 15th century explorer Christopher Columbus outside a Downtown Brooklyn courthouse in the early hours Monday. Comments (4)
Sheepshead Bay: Police recovered the body of a teenage boy discovered floating off the coast of Manhattan Beach on Tuesday. Comment
Governor Andrew Cuomo got one over on New York City First Lady Chirlane McCray and husband Bill de Blasio in announcing his plans to help fund a statue for the Italian icon Mother Cabrini, after the mayor’s wife snubbed the beloved saint during a vaunted statue-building contest to honor women. Comments (2)
Brooklynites took to the streets on Saturday to celebrate Italian heritage in Bensonhurst at the 38th Annual Brooklyn Columbus Day Parade. Comment

All the raga: 24-hour Indian music marathon in Red Hook

Music: Raga ’round the clock! Comment
Transportation buffs are looking to make some Brooklyn roads completely dedicated to bus travel. Here are some options. Comments (4)

Child kidnapped along with stolen car found safe in East New York

Canarsie: Cops located a missing Six-year-old boy who vanished along with a stolen car in Canarsie on Monday. Comment
Crown Heights: Brooklynites gathered Monday night to mourn the victims of a mass shooting that claimed four lives in Crown Heights on Oct. 12. Comment
Andrew Cuomo joined Kings County Catholics in their battle against Mayor Bill de Blasio and wife Chirlane McCray over the First Lady’s snub of Brooklyn’s patron saint of immigrants. Comments (4)
Artists unveiled murals murals to a gnarly, old ruins of a former laundromat in Prospect Heights. Comment

Fright nights: What to see at the Brooklyn Horror Film Fest

Cinema: The movie monsters are loose! Comment
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