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Shake it off: Burlesque fest shimmies into Brooklyn

Nightlife: Their talent is busting out! Comment

Let’s be prepared for the next hurricane

Spin Cycle: This week, our columnist says it is time we make sure the city becomes storm-proof. Comments (3)

What to read this week

Books: Brooklyn booksellers give their top picks. Comment

Bay Ridge is full of kid stuff

Bay Ridge Nights: There is fun for the whole family this weekend in Bay Ridge! Comment
Editor’s Picks: This week we’ve got a bluegrass jamboree, a book festival, and a chat with Neil deGrasse Tyson! Brooklyn is the place to be! Comment

Taking out the trash: Funds for new street sweeps in Bensonhurst and Bath Beach

Coney Island: Councilman Mark Treyger (D–Coney Island) has added two more thoroughfares to the list of streets in the 47th District that will receive increased cleaning services, joining six other roadways already enjoying the additional cleanup. Comment

Sound Off To The Editor

Absolutely ridiculous to give all New York City students free lunch. Those students whose parents can readily afford to pay for their children’s lunch should do so. By doing this, we are setting up a real welfare state. To avoid children being stigmatized for being eligible for free lunch, this problem could easily be solved by assigning all students computerized cards indicating privately which child is eligible for free lunch and those who are not. Comment

Sept. 11 Remembrances

Comforting a community: Coney’s ‘Night Before’ ceremony at MCU Park honors the fallen of Sept. 11

Photo Galleries: It was a moving night for a community seeking comfort. Comment

Ridgites remember Sept. 11 at 69th St. Pier ceremony

Event: It was a night to remember. Comment

Forgotten son: Care center waited days to tell Sheepshead mom her still-missing adult child disappeared

Bay Ridge: A Gravesend adult-care facility with a history of losing patients did not tell a woman her son was missing for nearly a week after he disappeared, and he still has not turned up. Comments (1)

‘Bourne’ in Brooklyn: Matt Damon allegedly buying Brooklyn Heights condo at record price

Brooklyn Heights: Get your “Welcome, Matt” ready! Comments (1)

Wheel good time: Bicycle flea market returns to Park Slope

Park Slope: These peddlers cater to pedalers! Comment
Mill Basin: It’s a cleanup fit for a king. Comment

False flags: Flying fabric shows Gowanus as clear blue sky

Art: Call it sludgie in the sky. Comment

Let’s be prepared for the next hurricane

Spin Cycle: This week, our columnist says it is time we make sure the city becomes storm-proof. Comment

Seven Fearless ways to de-stress

Fearless Living: This week, Stephanie breaks down what you have to do to make sure you stay calm. Comments (1)

Here they are! Your 2017 Clonie Awards

The Ride: Let’s face it. The Cyclones stunk it up this year. But somebody has to win. Comment
Digital editions: And what is all this food? The Paper didn’t order any of it. Not one thing. Look, here’s our receipt. Take a good look at it. Then go and get the stuff we actually ordered, and keep hustlin’, Brooklyn! Read more…

Primary 2017

Primary Election round-up

Politics: See who won what where, right here. Comments (3)
Flatlands: Cops cuffed a woman for allegedly stabbing her boyfriend inside her Avenue J home on Sept. 10. Comment

Marine Park comes together to remember 9/11 16 years later

Marine Park: They will never forget. Comment

Cops searching for ruffian who shot 25-year-old

Sheepshead Bay: Cops are hunting for the bruiser who shot a 25-year-old near a public housing complex on Avenue W on Sept. 9. Comment

Gene therapy: Get a final dose of the Eugene Mirman Comedy Festival

Event: He loves you, but he’s chosen Massachusetts. Comment
Bay Ridge: Primary voters in the 43rd Council District picked Democrat Justin Brannan and Republican John Quaglione to face off in the Nov. 7 general election for the open Council seat. Comment

Inferno in Dyker Heights

Inferno in Dyker Heights

Dyker Heights: Firefighters extinguished a blaze that chased residents from a two-family home in Dyker Heights on Monday night. No injuries were reported. Comment
Sheepshead Bay: Federal prosecutors charged four men with ties to an Eastern European mafia and a local crime ring for starting the raging inferno in a Voorhies Avenue apartment building last year that sent about half-a-dozen people to the hospital and left families homeless. Comment
Kensington: A cat-napper is on the prowl! Comments (5)
Prospect-Lefferts Gardens: Savor the Caribbean, one scoop at a time! Comments (1)

Ridgite preaches the power of the pencil

Bay Ridge: He’s No. 1 in No. 2 — pencils! Comment

Get out of town! Williamsburg film fest leaves namesake nabe for outer borough

Williamsburg: It’s bored of Brooklyn! Comment

A higher ground: Lush lawn planted atop Windsor Terrace library

Windsor Terrace: It’s sprouting in the sky! Comments (4)

Quick! Get to Quickly Fix before it closes!

Go There Now While You Still Can: A beloved watch shop in Kings Plaza Mall is closing soon. Comment

Police: Scammers target small businesses, threaten to kill power

Crime: Don’t believe your caller id! Comments (5)

In search of answers: Residents slam cops, district attorney’s rep for evading inquries about July hit-and-run death

Greenpoint: Locals blasted police and city officials for dodging questions about why the garbage-truck driver who hit and killed a cyclist in Greenpoint on July 22 still hasn’t been charged at a Wednesday community forum. Comments (9)
Vinegar Hill: It’s back to the books! Comments (4)

Winning by a whisker: Coney Island’s annual mustache competition

Event: Talk about hair-raising! Comment

Winning by a whisker: Well-groomed gents compete at Coney’s annual mustache competition

Photo Galleries: Talk about hair-raising! Comment

Season’s beatings! Cyclones finish worst season ever with 24–52 record

The Ride: Edgardo Alfonzo, we hardly knew ya! Comment
Bay Ridge: It was back to school day in Bay Ridge! Comment
Greenpoint: It’s about to blow! Comments (1)

Yanks beat Cyclones in rain-shortened game

The Ride: Dagnabbit! Comments (1)

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