Section of Mermaid Avenue renamed to honor Woody Guthrie

Coney Island: This land is his land! Comment

Coming full circle: Deno’s Wonder Wheel at 99

Coney Island: Big wheel keep on turning! Comment

Municipal Credit Union awards Brooklynite with college scholarship

Three cheers for Brooklynite Kristen Palmer, a graduating high-schooler who was recently awarded a $5,000 college scholarship! Comment

Local construction worker honored as ‘Brooklyn Worker of the Month’

Three cheers for Michael Muir, a construction worker who was recently recognized by a nonprofit organization for his outstanding dedication to the job on June 11. Comment

37th annual Mermaid Parade floods Coney Island

Coney Island: Call it the People’s Parade Ground! Comment

Knot nice: Nutjob leaves noose outside Crown Heights church

Crown Heights: Some wacko left a noose outside of a Crown Heights church on June 22, according to authorities. Comments (6)

Update: Cops arrest suspect in connection with shooting of 11-year-old boy in Crown Heights

Crown Heights: Police arrested a man for allegedly shooting an 11-year-old boy and a 31-year-old man in Crown Heights on June 20, according to authorities. Comments (18)

Cops searching for missing Seagate teen

Sea Gate: Cops are searching for a Seagate teenager who has been missing since June 21. Comment

Fontbonne Hall Academy toasts another successful season

Standing O: Call it tee work! Comment

Cops cuff Bed-Stuy man who allegedly masturbated in front of women in Queens

Detectives picked up a Brooklyn man who allegedly pleasured himself in front of two women in separate incidents on Howard Beach weeks ago, prosecutors announced on June 21. Comments (1)
A whimsical, early 20th century low-scale holdout may soon disappear from the increasingly tower-filled skyline of Downtown Brooklyn. Comment

Cops investigating death of 2-week-old infant in East New York

The East New York community is reeling from a tragedy on Monday, after a 2-week-old Brooklyn baby died at his home, according to authorities. Comments (5)

City to install bike lanes in Dyker Heights despite community board’s objections

Dyker Heights: City officials ignored a Dyker Heights community board’s rejection of a network of bike lanes proposed for the area, and have decided to implement the paths over the civic group’s objections. Comments (28)

A cheer thing: Sunset Park sculptor builds imaginary cheerleading equipment

Art: Two-four-six-eight! It’s work we should appreciate! Comment

Music of the sea: The best summer concerts in Coney Island

Music: Summer is here, and Coney Island is heating up with live music performances of all genres! Here are 10 concerts by the beach you should be sure to sea! Comments (3)

Joy rides! Luna Park adds two new thrilling attractions

Event: Luna Park is flying high! Comments (1)

Readers: Religion is no excuse not to vaccinate!

Letters: Albany politicians passed a package of bills repealing the religious exemption for vaccines on June 13, amid a measles outbreak that has swept through Brooklyn’s Orthodox Jewish communities and infected almost 1,000 people statewide. Comments (5)
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