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Fort Greene: Board the public transit system of the 1970s at BAMcinemaFest. Comment
Cinema: Board the public transit system of the 1970s at BAMcinemaFest. Comments (1)
Greenpoint: These bandmates share musical DNA. And regular DNA. Comment
Music: These bandmates share musical DNA. And regular DNA. Comment

Sound Off to the Editor

Letters: Catch up on what your neighbors are thinking on the best soapbox in town. Comment

Re-live Carmine’s near-death experience!

Big Screecher: In this week’s Classic Screech, Carmine survives to write another column. Comment

What to read this week

Books: Neighborhood booksellers give their recommendations. Comment

What to read this week

Books: Neighborhood booksellers give their recommendations. Comment

Franco, MCU to host baseball clinics — before the game!

Coney Island: Finally! Kids can learn how to play baseball before they watch a game! Comment
Gerritsen Beach: Boxing provided Heather “The Heat” Hardy with new confidence and a new direction in life. Saturday in the Barclays Center ring will be a chance for her to give back to the sport. Comment

Bad sign

Sheepshead Bay: An erroneous parking sign on Nostrand Avenue is giving locals a lot of grief — even after the city admitted it made a mistake and fixed the problem on June 10. Comment

Where to GO this week!

Nightlife: Rock out with Beirut at Northside Fest, set phasers to Father’s Day at Videology, get funky with the Ohio Players at MetroTech, and other great things to do in Brooklyn June 13–19. Comment

Bartoonist is a bitters man

Bar Scrawl: Our drinking illustrator takes a look at two locally-made bitters — and where you can try them in a cocktail. Comments (3)

Bring on the Yankees! Cyclones return Saturday night!

Coney Island: The Cyclones season opens this weekend with four games against the hated Staten Island Yankees. Comment

Rembering the fallen

Members in Fort Hood, Texas, recommitted to readiness and resilience for soldiers, families and civilians during a ceremony installing the post’s Resiliency Campus and the unveiling of the Soldier and Family Fit Facility on June 3 that marked its re-launch. Comment

Show Dad a righteous time in the Ridge

Bay Ridge Nights: Nothing says “Happy Father’s Day” like a big night out in Bay Ridge. Comment

Sissy Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl’s desertion puts all Americans in harm’s way

A Britisher’s View: Nobody waterboarded sissy Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl into signing his oath of enlistment, but his desertion endangers the lives of all Americans, leaving our sworn enemies to gloat and plot, writes our columnist. Comment

Nazareth’s Belk joins Georgetown after VCU decommitment

High School Sports: Nazareth senior forward Yazmine Belk is on her way to Georgetown after all. Comment
Bay Ridge: Members of Bay Ridge’s Muslim community came together last Saturday to highlight a growing scourge in the neighborhood — an epidemic of drug overdoses. Comment
Bay Ridge: Members of Bay Ridge’s Muslim community came together last Saturday to highlight a growing scourge in the neighborhood — an epidemic of drug overdoses. Comments (16)
Bushwick: Consider it a rite of passage. A delicious, delicious rite of passage. Comment
Gowanus: Call it Silly-con Alley. Comment
Dining: Consider it a rite of passage. A delicious, delicious rite of passage. Comment
Event: Call it Silly-con Alley. Comment
Downtown: It will be a thin line between love and Haiti at this Downtown classical guitar concert. Comment
Music: It will be a thin line between love and Haiti at this Downtown classical guitar concert. Comments (1)
Page 1: The clock on the wall never stops ticking, and much like its unending cycle, the staff of The Brooklyn Paper keeps on keeping on just about 24 hours a day, seven days a week. Sure, there are things like weekends and holidays that get in the way, and, occasionally, an editor has to go to Daddy Donut Day at his kid’s school, but for the most part, we’re on the clock all the time, keeping our eyes peeled, coming back with stories, and making sure you keep hustlin’, Brooklyn! Read more…

The Dad remembers dads past and future

The Dad: This week, the Dad celebrates Father’s Day the only way he knows how. Comment

Senior center’s ‘race night’ raises big bucks

Bay Ridge: The Bay Ridge Center held a Night at the Races fund-raiser where old and young alike could bet on the ponies for a good cause. Comment

Senior center’s ‘race night’ rasises big bucks

Bay Ridge: The Bay Ridge Center held a Night at the Races fund-raiser where old and young alike could bet on the ponies for a good cause. Comment

Future bright for Nazareth despite championship game loss

Joe Knows: Nazareth coach Oggie Quiles had a poignant message for his young baseball team right before it took the field for its championship game — one the players need to carry with them moving forward. Comment

Coney co-op has blow-out anniversary

Coney Island: A cooperative housing development in Coney Island celebrated its 50th year in grand style. Comment

Cosmo ‘Gus’ Cangiano, who put his family’s deli dynasty on the map, dies at 81

Cosmo ‘Gus’ Cangiano, who ran his family’s chain of pork stores in Brooklyn and Staten Island for more than 40 years, passed away on June 7 at his Grasmere home. Comment

Easy rides! Gowanus company rolls out motorcycle rental

Gowanus: Call it Zip-hog. Comment

Questions remain about Half Marathon death

More than 13 minutes passed between when a runner collapsed at last month’s Brooklyn Half Marathon and when paramedics loaded him onto an ambulance. We tried to find out what happened during the moments in between. Comment

Easy rides! Gowanus company rolls out motorcycle rental

Gowanus: Call it Zip-hog. Comment
Windsor Terrace: The final bells are tolling for the Catholic high school in Windsor Terrace. Comment
DUMBO: The Year of Lear continues! Comment
Theater: The Year of Lear continues! Comment

The Brooklyn Pride Parade comes of age

Park Slope: The borough’s annual display of all things loud and proud is now 18 years old — and it plans to act like it. Comment
Nightlife: The borough’s annual display of all things loud and proud is now 18 years old — and it plans to act like it. Comments (2)

History in the un-making

Windsor Terrace: The high school’s shuttering marks the end of a 52-year run during which the school educated scores of students and, more recently, served as the backdrop to several high-profile music videos as well as scandals involving alleged improper use of school funds. Comments (1)
Gowanus: We don’t mean this exactly the way you think we might. Comments (10)
Coney Island: The city’s professional ultimate Frisbee team racked up another victory last Saturday when the New York Empire overthrew the Montreal Royal at Coney Island’s MCU Park. Comment

Where to go swimming in Brooklyn this summer

Hot weather is here. Luckily, Brooklyn has a wealth of pools and beaches to cool your jets. Comments (9)

Jo demands real news from real newspapers

Not for Nuthin’: This week, our columnist has had it up to here with the tabloids. Comment

Bay Ridge Community Council celebrates another year of neighborhood service

Bay Ridge: For an evening, Bay Ridge stretched all the way to Mill Basin. Comment

Cancer walk draws record crowds, donations

Bergen Beach: It was a banner year for an area cancer-fighting fund-raiser. Comment

Floors wars! Residents battle to preserve Kentile sign

Gowanus: Activists and pols have joined forces to fight to save the iconic Kentile Floors sign, which is in danger of being demolished after towering over Gowanus for decades. Comment

A tower too tall! Lefferts Gardeners rail against high-rise

Prospect-Lefferts Gardens: Prospect Lefferts Gardens residents rallied at City Hall to demand a halt to sky-scraping construction in their parkside neighborhood. Comments (28)

Questions remain about Half Marathon death

More than 13 minutes passed between when a runner collapsed at last month’s Brooklyn Half Marathon and when paramedics loaded him onto an ambulance. We tried to find out what happened during the moments in between. Comments (16)
Windsor Terrace: The final bells are tolling for the Catholic high school in Windsor Terrace. Comments (11)

Swell under the el

BoroBeat: Crowds flocked to the 86th Street Festival on June 8, which sprawled a full three blocks. See our slideshow for all the fun. Comment
Downtown: It’s all Greek to us — and it’s delicious! Comment

Kingsmen’s bid for baseball crown falls short

High School Sports: The Nazareth Kingsmen’s unexpected title run did not end with a crown. Comment

Sharks blitz Montreal

The Sharks’ latest meal was French cuisine. Comment

Gap minded! G trains come faster, starting today

Transit: The wait isn’t over, but it is shorter. Comments (9)

Scrum and get it! Brooklyn has a new rugby club

Midwood: Intrepid New Yorkers and a handful of hard-hitting Aussies are bringing a fast-paced sport to the borough. Comment

Stan still says equal pay for equal work

It’s Only My Opinion: This week, our columnist reiterates his point about women in the workforce. Comment

Outback coffeehouse! Hip Aussie cafe hits Bedofrd-Stuyvesant

Bedford-Stuyvesant: An Australian transplant opened a new cafe in the Brooklyn neighborhood last month and named it “Brunswick” after a gentrified suburb of Melbourne. Comment

Royal rum-ball

Scrum and get it! Brooklyn has a new rugby club

Midwood: Intrepid New Yorkers and a handful of hard-hitting Aussies are bringing a fast-paced sport to the borough. Comments (5)

Rugby vs. football: Tale of the tape

Midwood: Brooklyn has a new rugby team — the Brooklyn Kings — but just what is this sport that is so popular among Britons and their former colonies down under, and can you still enjoy it while drinking beer and eating chicken wings? Comment

Floors wars! Residents battle to preserve Kentile sign

Gowanus: Activists and pols have joined forces to fight to save the iconic Kentile Floors sign, which is in danger of being demolished after towering over Gowanus for decades. Comments (14)

Islamic school’s motto: We love to see you tile

Art: Proud students unveiled their art in Greenwood Heights last week. Comments (6)

Bay Ridge Community Council celebrates another year of neighborhood service

Bay Ridge: For an evening, Bay Ridge stretched all the way to Mill Basin. Comment

Classic Screech: The one where Carmine almost drowns in the shower

Sunday Screech: Read the editor’s note to figure out what is going on. Of course, you won’t be disappointed. Comments (2)
Prospect Heights: The obvious choice to host the 2016 Democratic National Convention is officially in the running. Comments (14)
MONDAY

Councilman: ‘Tell me what you want’

Coney Island: Councilman Mark Treyger is asking his constituents how they want the city to spend their money. Comment
Gowanus: UPDATE: Brooklynites are taking to the street tomorrow morning to protest the impending demolition of the beloved sign. Comments (15)

One more time! Bay Ridge is heating up

Bay Ridge Nights: The neighborhood by the Narrows is on fire this weekend and our pals over at BrooklynDaily.com have your guide to all the fun. Read more…

More Q pain! Subway riders trapped on Cortelyou platform

Transit: A group of straphangers found themselves trapped on the Coney-Island-bound platform of a Flatbush subway station on Thursday morning after a train deposited them there despite that side being closed for repair work. Comments (4)

Activists on towers: Not in Brooklyn’s front yard

Bridge ‘Park’: It has all the makings of a Pier 6 brawl. Comments (29)

Outback coffeehouse! Hip Aussie cafe hits Bedford-Stuyvesant

Bedford-Stuyvesant: An Australian transplant opened a cafe in the Brooklyn neighborhood last month and named it “Brunswick” after a gentrified suburb of Melbourne. Comments (6)
Art: A new art installation has brought a clover field to a lot under the Manhattan Bridge. Comments (1)

Bad ‘Girls’! Home Box Office shoot leaves litter on G’point poles

TV: The Home Box Office show “Girls” is a bad guest, say Greenpoint residents who want the hit program’s crew to clean up after itself. Comments (18)
The city wants to keep future hurricanes out of Brooklyn’s inlets. Comment
The city wants to keep future hurricanes out of Brooklyn’s inlets. Comments (14)

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