Park place

Event: These tours make history a walk in the park. Comment

Down to earth

Down to earth

Event: Plan your activities for Earth Day in Prospect Park (observed on April 28). Comment
Bushwick: State politicians must enact so-called universal rent control, protesters demanded at a march in Bushwick Thursday. Comments (3)

Germ police! City disease detectives issue violations to parents of unvaccinated kids

Williamsburg: They’re feeling fined. Comments (2)

World’s worst burglar: Sheepshead Bay sneak caught breaking into homes twice in one day

Sheepshead Bay: Police are hunting for a would-be burglar who attempted to break into two Bedford Avenue homes in Sheepshead Bay on March 23. Comment

Ship wrecked: Civic gurus capsize tour-boat captain’s plan to set sail for Sunset Park

Sunset Park: A seaman fleeing the wreckage of Sheepshead Bay’s outlawed party-boat business faces community opposition to his plan to call Sunset Park’s Pier 4 his next port of call, after neighborhood civic gurus slammed the dock’s existing party boat business as a nuisance at a Community Board 7 meeting Wednesday. Comments (3)

Above the law: Teen steals Hoverboard, punches boy in Williamsburg

Williamsburg: Cops are searching for a teen who stole a kid’s Hoverboard on Marcy Avenue on April 3. Comment
Editor’s Picks: We’ve got a thrilling new throne, some sinful cinema, scary skeletons, and much more! Brooklyn is the place to be! Comment
Digital editions: Schneps Media is proud to present the latest print edition of Brooklyn Weekly, which can be found each Sunday in the New York Post. Check it out, along with our other local editions of the Bay News, Mill Marine Courier, Park Slope Courier, and Brooklyn Graphic! Read more…

Cherry treat: Botanic Garden to host annual Japanese festival next weekend

Event: Business is blooming! Comments (1)

Cyclist fatally struck in Borough Park: NYPD

Sunset Park: A Sunset Park cyclist died on Wednesday after a passing box truck struck him in Borough Park. Comments (8)
The World’s Borough has long been known as a destination for Indian cuisine and culture, but until Kurry Qulture opened its doors in 2015, something was missing. That something, says the Astoria restaurant’s 40-year-old owner Sonny Solomon, was an upscale ambience. Click to read more on our sister site, QNS! Read more…
Park Slope: These workers are being treated like a piece of meat. Comments (16)
Brooklyn Heights: They’re toasting to the future! Comment
Prospect-Lefferts Gardens: A family of Prospect Lefferts Gardens “slum lords” is raking in the dough by renting out renovated apartments on Airbnb, while lease-holding tenants suffer a brutal harassment campaign amid disgusting, illegal, and unsafe buildings conditions, according to a civil complaint filed in Kings County Supreme Court. Comments (4)
Bay Ridge: Brooklynites who frequently cross the Verrazzano-Narrows bridge could soon see a steep fare discount, if a group of Kings County pols have there way. Comments (8)
Event: Weed all about Brooklyn’s stoner-friendly events this weekend. Comment

Fear not to question ‘why?’

Fearless Living: This week, our Fearless columnist ponders what happens if we stop asking questions. Comment
Williamsburg: These kids knocked it out of the park! Comment
Marine Park: Firefighters responded to a massive five-alarm fire at a Marine Park sushi restaurant Wednesday morning. Comment
Brooklyn Heights: Brooklyn Bridge Park bigwigs presented renderings of their multi-million-dollar plan to tear down and rebuild the beleaguered Squibb Bridge at a community meeting Monday. Comments (5)

Police investigating potential murder of Crown Heights teen

Crown Heights: Police are investigating the possible murder of a Crown Heights teenager found shot to death on Tuesday. Comment

Local pol blasts NYCHA for sitting on $70 million earmarked to fix Coney community center shuttered since Superstorm Sandy

Coney Island: Honchos at the New York City Housing Authority must immediately complete repairs at a Coney Island community center that has been shuttered since Superstorm Sandy flooded it, according to Councilman Mark Treyger (D-Coney Island). Comments (3)
Brooklyn celebrated the Bengali new year with a huge parade on Saturday featuring dazzling red attire and hand-made puppets inspired by an even larger procession back in the old country. Comment
Sheepshead Bay: It was a silent rave with a loud message. Comments (2)
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