Monday, Sept. 16, 2013

Running scared

Running scared

Event: On your marks, get set — run for your lives. Comments (5)

Monday, Sept. 9, 2013

Brooklyn wine tour

Brooklyn wine tour

Dining: Wine-lovers and foodies rejoice! A festival of savory eats and gourmet wines will soon make a plaza in Bedford-Stuyvesant feel like wine country. Comments (10)

Saturday, Sept. 7, 2013

Editor’s picks

Event: Want to know Where to GO today and during the week? Here are some can’t-miss ideas! Comment

Weekend reads

Books: Here are some recommended readings from your local book sellers! Comment

Change of art

Change of art

Art: The storefront gate of a new art gallery has the Star of David on it, and its previous owners’ sum signage was simply “African Hair Braiding.” Comments (1)



Event: What’s happening? Wort’s happening. Comments (3)

Friday, Sept. 6, 2013

Cops cuff Terrace circle stabbing suspect

Windsor Terrace: Police have arrested an 18-year-old man from Williamsburg for the stabbing of another teen near a notorious Windsor Terrace plaza last month. Comments (5)

Bartoonist FAQ

Bar Scrawl: Our drinking illustrator answers a few questions about Bar Scrawl. Comments (5)

I spy music

Music: This band has the power of avant garde. Comments (1)

In his last column, our intern professes his love of baseball — and Brooklyn

Fast & Furious: What was it like to spend the summer hundreds of miles from home covering a team of players that no one knows and few care about? Read our intern’s column to find out. Comment

Cops looking for L train pocketbook picker

Williamsburg: Cops are having an L of a time finding a suspected subway pickpocket, and now they are asking for the public’s help. Comments (4)

Thursday, Sept. 5, 2013

Atlantic Yards: What if an asteroid landed outside the Barclays Center and no one noticed? Comments (12)
Page 1: Everytime you pick up a fresh copy of The Brooklyn Paper, you are making the world a better place. Why? Because only with The Brooklyn Paper do you get a chance to do your civic duty — getting informed on all the latest, most important news and goings-on in the borough you love so much — and have fun doing it! I mean, c’mon, that Bar Scrawl thing? You can’t beat it! So keep doing what your doing, stay informed, and most of all, keep hustlin’, Brooklyn! Read more…
Bridge ‘Park’: The abandoned Empire Stores and Tobacco Warehouse buildings in Dumbo are officially on the road to redevelopment, the city announced on Wednesday. Comments (1)

It all adds up to happiness

The Dad: This week, the Dad sends his oldest daughter off to college. Comments (1)

Ambulances a no-show at LICH, despite judges orders

Cobble Hill: A Tuesday deadline passed without ambulance service returning to Long Island College Hospital, leaving the embattled Cobble Hill institution without emergency service despite a stern court order. Comments (10)

Wednesday, Sept. 4, 2013

Art: Farm shares are all the rage among Brooklyn locavores and it was only a matter of time before the model, which has participants purchase a season’s worth of veggies sight unseen, hit the art world. Comments (7)

Ouch! Cyclones lose fifth-straight game!

The Ride: This is getting tough to watch — and even tougher to edit. Comment
Crown Heights: There was no shortage of booming steel drum beats or bikini-and-feather-clad dancers at Monday’s popular parade along Eastern Parkway. Comments (5)

Diamond dogs! Cyclones fans get to bring pups to park

Cyclones fans brought their pooches to MCU park for the annual “Bark in the Park” event on Aug. 28. Comment

Tuesday, Sept. 3, 2013

Playoff hopes dashed as Cyclones lose!

The Ride: It’s wait till next year for our beloved boys of summer, who failed in their quest for a New York-Penn League championship — something that has eluded them since their inaugural season of 2001. Comment

Sunny’s rises from the Sandy sludge

Red Hook: Bottoms up! Comment

Cops searching for subway groper who rubbed up against woman on No. 4 train

Prospect Heights: Cops are after a man they say sexually assaulted a female passenger on the 4 train earlier this month. Comment

Monday, Sept. 2, 2013

Darn it! Cyclones lose again, and playoff hopes circle the drain

The Ride: The Cyclones needed just one win this weekend to stay ahead of the Aberdeen Ironbirds and keep the team’s playoff hopes alive, but they failed. Now the boys are staring down a long winter. Comments (1)

Sunday, Sept. 1, 2013

The Ride: The Cyclones lost the most important game of the year, but look to retake first place tonight. Comment

Forget Carmine’s birthday at your own peril

Sunday Screech: This week, Carmine again laments the fact that people are interested in things beyond him. Comments (7)

Saturday, Aug. 31, 2013

Stumped! Judge orders ambulances back at LICH by Tuesday but state says it can’t think that far ahead

Cobble Hill: The state has not quite let go of Long Island College Hospital and the judge who ordered it out of state hands wants ambulance service restored before Tuesday, but the rebuked owners refuse to say whether they will comply. Comments (2)

Cyclones lose, but battle for first place starts tonight

The Ride: The biggest game of the season is tonight at MCU Park. Comment

Friday, Aug. 30, 2013

Prospect Heights: A Prospect Heights bodega that found itself on the sidelines of the red carpet for the MTV Video Music Awards last Sunday is now trying to pawn a piece of the action. Comments (7)

Cyclones win, hold on to first place

The Ride: It has become a thrilling season for the Cyclones which moved to a season-high five games over .500 yesterday, and held on to first place in the heated race for the McNamara Divison crown. Comment

Bad wife busted in ‘hit man plot’ paid in stamps: cops

Crime: Cops busted a Manhattan woman who they say asked an undercover detective for help killing her husband in Sheepshead Bay in exchange for a big payout — of vintage stamps. Comment
Nightlife: Crown Heights hipsters tired of trekking to Williamsburg to catch an indie rock show are setting up a music hall in their own backyard. Comments (16)

Thursday, Aug. 29, 2013

Finally! Cyclones grab first place

The Ride: The Cyclones sit alone atop the McNamara Division thanks to a 1–0 win over the Tri-City Valley Cats last night. Comments (1)

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