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G’point musician has hit song with Aussie group she has never met

Crown Heights: Technology is taking singer-songwriter Christine Hoberg in strange new directions. Comment

G’point musician has hit song with Aussie group she has never met

Music: Technology is taking singer-songwriter Christine Hoberg in strange new directions. Comment

Outside the ring box: Find an anti-wedding band for your big day

Gowanus: Kool and the Gang’s “Celebration” is strictly a no-no when celebrating with this bunch. Comment

Outside the ring box: Find an anti-wedding band for your big day

Music: Kool and the Gang’s “Celebration” is strictly a no-no when celebrating with this bunch. Comment
Williamsburg: ‘NYC Brewer’s Choice’ brings 27 state breweries to Williamsburg for epic tasting event. Comment
Fort Greene: Comedian Eugene Mirman and Mayim “Blossom” Bialik will join the celebrity astrophysicist to talk science live on stage. Comment
Event: Comedian Eugene Mirman and Mayim “Blossom” Bialik will join the celebrity astrophysicist to talk science live on stage. Comment

Photographic memory: A historical look at Brooklyn with Jamel Shabazz

Brooklyn Heights: If you want a street-level view of Brooklyn’s history, just take a look through Jamel Shabazz’s photo albums. Comment
Fort Greene: Freedom sings in Fort Greene. Comment

Photographic memory: A historical look at Brooklyn with Jamel Shabazz

Nightlife: If you want a street-level view of Brooklyn’s history, just take a look through Jamel Shabazz’s photo albums. Comment

Little book of horrors: ‘Murder’ is brimming with bad news

February Houses: The title of the book gives away the plot. Comment

Sound Off to the Editor

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

Where to GO this week!

Nightlife: Valentine’s comedy for rejects, DJ Jazzy Jeff, world-class world music, and more hot Brooklyn events to pass the cold winter nights. Comment

Carmine cheers the Carmine winners for Couple of the Year

Big Screecher: Look, sometimes you gotta say nice things about nice people. Comment
Sheepshead Bay: Homecrest neighbors and local leaders may have finally slain the “monstrosity” in their midst. Comment
Bar Scrawl: Our drinking illustrator finds the mix of delicious cocktails, no food, and a staircase to be a treacherous combination at Ramona in Greenpoint. Comment
Bay Ridge: It is the Year of the Horse — and one Ridge Girl Scout is learning to take the reins! Comment
Williamsburg: Skin art is not the only thing on display at this Williamsburg tattoo studio. Comment
Art: Skin art is not the only thing on display at this Williamsburg tattoo studio. Comment

Bay Ridge Nights gets hot and heavy

Bay Ridge Nights: The weather report predicts a hot and heavy weekend above 65th Street — because Bay Ridge is for lovers. Comment

Perv loos and other poops at the Olympics immortalize Sochi as the no-go destination of the world

A Britisher’s View: President Vladimir Putin wanted to show one and all that, as host of the Sochi Olympics, Russia was still a super power. But his public relations’ blunders — complete with spy cams, loos with a view, and icky water — have flushed those hopes down the toilet, writes our columnist. Comment

Bad vibrations! R train noise rattles Ridge

Bay Ridge: Ridgites along Fourth Avenue say the subway is leaving them shaken. Comment
Bay Ridge: It’s a love letter to our nation’s military families. Comment

Bad vibrations! R train noise rattles Ridge

Bay Ridge: Ridgites along Fourth Avenue say the subway is leaving them shaken. Comments (11)

Standing O is at it again!

Standing O: Brooklyn’s biggest booster is boosting bigger and better than ever. Comment
Nightlife: Relive the hilarious horrors of high school sexual education at Union Hall. Comment
BoroBeat: A couple of Harlem Globetrotters wowed kids — and taught them manners — at an action-packed civility lecture on Wednesday. Comments (2)
Park Slope: Relive the hilarious horrors of high school sexual education at Union Hall. Comment

Lost boy: A lesson learned

Fearless Living: This week, Stephanie recalls a time when she went to watch her son’s baseball game — and he wasn’t there. Comments (6)

Loyal Hayes signs in fitting style

Joe Knows: Poly Prep defensive tackle Jay Hayes avoided the ice, rain, and cold that accompanied National Signing Day in Brooklyn when he officially signed to play for Notre Dame last Wednesday. Comment
Bay Ridge: It’s a love letter to our nation’s military families. Comment

Nuthin' but nets!

Sir Charles’ big mouth could motivate Nets

Back Court: NBA-great Charles Barkley says the Nets stink. Will the team answer him back? Our columnist wants to know Comment

Turns out this draft pick was good

Front Court: This week, we look at Mason Plumlee, who has been a pleasant surprise this season. Comment
Red Hook: A train buff’s longtime dream of restoring streetcars to Red Hook went even further off the rails this past weekend when three of his beloved carriages went missing. Comment
Red Hook: A train buff’s longtime dream of restoring streetcars to Red Hook went even further off the rails this past weekend when three of his beloved carriages went missing. Comments (22)

Cue the fog machine! Brooklyn gets futuristic nicotine shop

Crown Heights: Where there is no smoke, there is vapor, thanks to a new store that sells high-end electronic cigarettes. Comment

Jo’s signing off from Facebook — and taking back her life

Not for Nuthin’: This wek, our columnist admits she’s an addict, and is going to do something about it. Comment

Thought for food co-op in Prospect Lefferts Gardens

Prospect-Lefferts Gardens: The neighborhood is the latest on the verge of having its own member-owned grocery store. Organizers may not have people signed up yet, but they have secured a storefront. Comments (1)
Williamsburg: It’s art, Jim, but not as we know it. Comment

Downtown’s wish is granite

Downtown: Officials are cheering the city’s just-released plan to replace the bluestones in the crumbling plaza around Borough Hall with something sturdier. Comment
Art: It’s art, Jim, but not as we know it. Comment

Downtown’s wish is granite

Downtown: Officials are cheering the city’s just-released plan to replace the bluestones in the crumbling plaza around Borough Hall with something sturdier. Comments (12)
Park Slope: New York Methodist Hospital must alter its controversial plans for an expansion that some Park Slope residents say would wreck their tree-lined streets with traffic, smog, and out-of-place architecture, the city demanded this week. Comments (4)
Crown Heights: She has spent eight months talking the talk and now it is time to walk the walk. Comments (9)

Going Green-point! Oil money seeping into the hands of eco-activists

Greenpoint: More than 100 people are vying for a chunk of .5 million in oil spill compensation money meant to gussy up the neighborhood. Comments (6)

Shorthanded St. Francis College sees winning streak snapped

St. Francis College rode a three-game winning streak into their contest against conference leaders Robert Morris, but an early morning announcement that four Terriers players were suspended “indefinitely” helped put and end to the team’s good fortune. Comment

Bus-tling! Avenue L gets B44 select stop

Midwood: Sometimes “L” can stand for “winner.” Comment

Bus-tling! Avenue L gets B44 select stop

Midwood: Sometimes “L” can stand for “winner.” Comments (2)

Coney Island woman missing

Coney Island: Police are asking for the public’s help finding a woman who went missing from her Coney Island home last week. Comment

Liu may challenge Velazquez for Congress

Will’s Watch: Insiders share all the hottest political gossip with columnist and reporter Will Bredderman. Check out the latest, including the whispers about former Comptroller John Liu’s congressional hopes and Councilman Steve Levin’s latest about-face on Vito Lopez, over at BrooklynDaily.com. Read more…
Will’s Watch: Insiders say former Comptroller and failed mayoral candidate John Liu is weighing a run against Rep. Nydia Velazquez (D–Sunset Park). Comment

Can you tell me how to get to Fort Hamilton?

BoroBeat: The beloved “Sesame Street” Muppet stopped by the base to delight 75 children on Feb. 7 — part of a Valentine’s Day gift to the service members. Comment

Slapstick century: Celebrate 100 years of Charlie Chaplin with special screening

Park Slope: A local silent film expert will school you in slapstick, at a screening of the comedy great’s first three films. Comment

Slapstick century: Celebrate 100 years of Charlie Chaplin with special screening

Cinema: A local silent film expert will school you in slapstick, at a screening of the comedy great’s first three films. Comment

15-year-old girl vanished in Red Hook

Red Hook: A Red Hook teen went missing from the grocery store just two blocks from her brownstone home on Feb. 3, cops said. Comments (29)

Cold-shooting Bishop Loughlin can’t lock up division crown

High School Sports: Bishop Loughlin missed a lot of shots and a big opportunity last Sunday. Comment

Captain’s Log: In which our Captain gets the required nourishment

Captain’s Log: What better way is there for our Captain to start his weekend? Click to find out. Comment
Changing Brooklyn: Bushwick will not reach the heights developers hope it will, if one freshman councilman gets his way. Comments (41)

Purse snatcher targets Brighton Beach seniors

Brighton Beach: Police are asking for the public’s help identifying a purse snatcher targeting elderly women in Brightgon Beach. Comment

Sketchy Ridge spas in violation of zoning

Bay Ridge: Local leaders are wielding a new weapon in their fight against illicit massage parlors. Comment

Sketchy Ridge spas in violation of zoning

Bay Ridge: A lot of people zone out during a massage — but in Bay Ridge, the parlors do it, too. Comments (4)

Catching vapors in C'Heights

Cue the fog machine! Brooklyn gets futuristic nicotine shop

Shopping: Where there is no smoke, there is vapor, thanks to a new store that sells high-end electronic cigarettes. Comments (7)

Our guy taste-tests experimental smoking products

Crown Heights: Our reporter gives vapor flavors the wine critic treatment. Comment

Nazareth falls short against rival Christ the King

High School Sports: There was only so much Bianca Cuevas could do. Comment

The plane truth: Stan hits the airwaves

It’s Only My Opinion: The news to Stan this week is up in the sky. Comment

Re-habitat for rich humanity

Red Hook: Red Hook may be getting an up-scale rehab center where four weeks of treatment would run a cool 50 grand. Comments (4)

Underground print is dead! Racks emptied at subway ‘Newsstand’ art project

Williamsburg: The Newsstand, a truly underground zine store that operated out of the subterranean passageway between the Lorimer L and Metropolitan G train stations, has sold its last pamphlet. Comments (8)

Carmine’s latest Carmine winners are his favorite couple!

Sunday Screech: Every once in a while, the Screecher says something nice about someone. This week, he names names — twice! Comments (2)

Dance dance politicians! Officials meet on the dance-floor for historic groove-off

Williamsburg: Councilman Antonio Reynoso and his former boss Deputy Borough President Diana Reyna will square off against Assemblywoman Nydia Velazquez and Councilman Carlos Menchaca in a dancing duel in Williamsburg this evening. Comments (2)

Dance dance politicians! Officials meet on the dance-floor for historic groove-off

Williamsburg: Councilman Antonio Reynoso and his former boss Deputy Borough President Diana Reyna will square off against Assemblywoman Nydia Velazquez and Councilman Carlos Menchaca in a dancing duel tomorrow night in Williamsburg. Comment
Prospect Heights: Punk prayers were answered last night when Pussy Riot addressed the Brooklyn crowd and Lauryn Hill and legions of other big names rocked it, despite a nascent protest movement outside. Comment

Neither snow nor post-Super Bowl malaise will stop Bay Ridge Nights

Bay Ridge Nights: Hopefully by now you have cleaned up after your Super Bowl party — and we are not just talking about your living room — and are ready to rock the weekend. Because as this guide to Bay Ridge Nights over at BrooklynDaily.com attests, the weekend is sure ready to rock you. Read more…

Lose-lose: Pols say SUNY Downstate could follow LICH’s downward spiral

Hospitals in Crisis: Activists claimed that the state was bluffing when it said that keeping Long Island College Hospital open would bankrupt its flagship Brooklyn hospital, but a bunch of community leaders are convinced the latest crisis is as serious as a heart attack. Comments (11)

Lincoln’s Holley draws strength from ailing uncle

Thomas Holley truly learned what it means to be a fighter and a leader from a family member who was both on September 11th. Comment
Dining: One fancy California restaurant is FedExing in some pricey pasta. Comments (3)
High School Sports: Abraham Lincoln’s Khendell Puryear was left scrambling for a college destination when New Haven football coach Pete Rossomando left for Central Connecticut State two weeks ago. He ended up not having to look far for his future home. Comment
High School Sports: Jose Duncan remembers sitting in the Erasmus Hall library in 2012 watching Dutchman senior Wayne Morgan sign his National Letter of Intent and thinking of what it would feel like to do the same someday. Comment

Elderly Ditmas Park woman missing

Ditmas Park: Police are asking for help finding a Ditmas Park woman who went missing on Feb. 5. Comment

Man shot in Park Slope this morning

Park Slope: The gunman opened fire in broad daylight. Comments (7)

Public Assembly broken up

Public Assembly broken up

Nightlife: A popular Williamsburg music venue has closed its doors. Comments (3)
Prospect Heights: Punk prayers were answered last night when Pussy Riot addressed the Brooklyn crowd and Lauryn Hill and legions of other big names rocked it, despite a nascent protest movement outside. Comments (6)

Help identify this lost woman who showed up at Brooklyn Hospital

Fort Greene: Do you know this lady? Comments (7)

Bread stolen from Panera

Downtown: Cops are after a pair of women who they say swiped a wallet from the chain bakery and cafe Downtown on Jan. 31. Comments (1)

Thief grabs $16,000 watch only to drop it

Brooklyn Heights: Plus all the other crime from Brooklyn Heights and Downtown’s 84th Precinct blotter. Comment

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