Choose your own ending: BPL leaders invite locals to weigh in on $22M reno of New Utrecht branch

Bensonhurst: Brooklynites can write the book on this library’s future. Comment
Awesome: Kings County kids busted out their sleds and hit local parks across the borough on Wednesday, when Brooklyn celebrated its first real snow day of the season, according to a Park Slope dad. Comment
Downtown: Talk about a coming attraction! Comments (1)
Nightlife: This horn player is blowing up! Comments (1)

Welcome Mat: Players make fairy tale musical more inclusive

Theater: This is a “Mattress” that stays woke. Comment

Learning to act natural in nature

Fearless Living: A trip to the wilds of Jamaica puts our columnist face to face with one of her biggest fears. Comment
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High-rise on Jersey City waterfront features outdoor pool with city views

Amenities galore, stunning views, and ample space await prospective renters at Monaco in Jersey City. Read more…
Coney Island: Leaders of a housing-advocacy group at two meetings this week will again walk locals through the process of applying for so-called affordable housing units inside a new development going up in the People’s Playground. Comment

Culture shock: Library, arts spaces in Ft. Greene tower delayed indefinitely due to dragging deal

Fort Greene: Work on long-promised new cultural spaces inside a Fort Greene tower near the Brooklyn Academy of Music is delayed indefinitely, until the city can hash out a deal with the building’s developer to acquire the sites and break ground, according to a rep for the agency overseeing the project. Comments (11)
Art: It’s the original bridge to nowhere! Comment
Flatlands: A young man survived after a shooter pumped a bullet into his head outside a Flatlands diner, police said. Comments (9)
Downtown: This building gets a passing grade! Comments (4)

On BPR: Bklyn advocate candidates stump for seat

Podcast: Two Brooklynites running in the 17-person race to fill the city’s vacant public advocate seat campaigned for their candidacy on Brooklyn Paper Radio this week, ahead of the Feb. 26 election to fill the office. Comments (1)

Turncoat Dem’s days in party may be numbered

Party Line: He’s on thin ice! Comments (20)
Dining: New York City Beer Week will feature dozens of events in all five boroughs, but the best events are happening here in Brooklyn! Comments (1)
Downtown: It’s an appealing opportunity! Comments (5)
Dining: And the award goes to… Comment
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