Monday, June 25, 2018

Fix falls short: City’s Ninth Street redesign fails to keep rogue truckers off road, civic gurus say

Mean Streets: The city revealed safety improvements it wants to make on Ninth Street after a crash on the road claimed the lives of two kids and an unborn baby, but the measures won’t do much to save lives in Park Slope unless officials also crack down on truckers who use the street as an illegal thoroughfare, a civic guru said. Comments (3)
Fort Greene: A Fort Greene deli owner who immigrated to Brooklyn from the Middle East as a toddler turned his storefront into a passionate rebuke of President Donald Trump’s contentious immigration policy that ripped thousands of youngsters from their parents as the migrant families arrived at the nation’s southern border. Comments (7)

One run is enough for Cyclones

The Ride: Our boys beat the Spinners by the thinnest of margins. Comment
Downtown: Contractors on Thursday kicked off the long-awaited transformation of Downtown’s historic Paramount Theatre from college gym to restored concert hall — but not before a musician treated the ground-breaking ceremony attendees to a performance on its antique Wurlitzer organ that literally brought the house down. Comment
Cinema: Trade in your Netflix queue for popcorn in the park! Our outdoor movie guide is back — now updated with Red Hook Flicks! Comment

Brew news

Dining: He’s keeping Coney Island hopping! Comment
Dining: Braven Brewing, Grimm Ales, and Stillwater will open in the next few months. Comments (1)

City community college’s food pantry feeds students in need

Health: Administrators at a city community college are nourishing the minds — and bodies — of its most vulnerable students with a newly created food pantry where those in need of something to eat can stock up on essential groceries for free. Comments (1)

Sunday, June 24, 2018

Five runs in final frame sweeps Connecticut

The Ride: Our never-say-die Cyclones won it in the ninth! Comment

Saturday, June 23, 2018

Clones crush Connecticut

The Ride: The New Englanders didn’t have a chance! Comment

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