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Twisted vista: Artist builds warped sculpture of view from his apartment

Art: Patrick Jacobs wants to bring his audience home — sort of. Comment

A special feature from our pals at NYU: Coney Island’s letters man

Books: Here is the winner of a competition pitting students from New York University’s Arthur L. Carter Journalism Institute against one another to see who could write the best preview of a new book about Coney Island. Comment
Music: The folk music fest returns to Grand Prospect Hall. Comment
Music: The folk music fest returns to Grand Prospect Hall. Comment

Twisted vista: Artist builds warped sculpture of view from his apartment

Art: Patrick Jacobs wants to bring his audience home — sort of. Comment

Christmas memories whet Carmine’s appetite!

Sunday Screech: This week, the Screecher recalls his greatest Christmas dinner ever — the ones he had this year! Comment

Sound Off to the Editor

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

Carmine’s year begins and ends with food!

Big Screecher: This week, the Screecher recaps his best meals of Christmas past. Comment
SUNDAY

Fight cancer with Zumba

Bergen Beach: Get ready for a dance battle — against cancer! Comment

Locals: Cold weather makes bus depot fumes even worse

Bergen Beach: For Bergen Beach residents near the neighborhood’s crowded bus depot, the cold weather is getting them hot under the collar. Comment
Editor’s Picks: Party at Slick Rick’s birthday, learn about disgusting celebrity diets, score free wontons, and more things to do, see, and eat in Brooklyn on Jan. 9–14. Comments (5)

Bundle up in Bay Ridge

Bay Ridge Nights: The cold never bothered us anyway. Comment

Bundle up for a night out in Bay Ridge!

Bay Ridge Nights: The cold never bothered BrooklynDaily.com anyway. It has all the hot nightlife scoops. Read more…

Toss swindling Michael Grimm in jail — and throw away the key

A Britisher’s View: Induct disgraced ex-congressman Michael Grimm into Brooklyn’s political Hall of Shame for being a garden-variety crooked pol, writes our columnist. Comment

Methodist opens new sports injury center in Canarsie

Canarsie: The same treatments that help professionals rebound from crippling sports injuries are now available to Brooklyn’s wounded weekend warriors. Comment
Bay Ridge: Bay Ridge is bidding “farvel” to a neighborhood institution. Comment

Methodist agrees to downsize, rejigger expansion in court settlement

Park Slope: New York Methodist Hospital has agreed to downsize a planned expansion after more than a year and a half of pressure from Park Slope activists. Comments (4)

Shooter on the loose in Flatlands

Flatbush: Police are looking for the suspect who shot and killed a 21-year-old man in Flatlands on Jan. 6. Comment
Bay Ridge: Bay Ridge is bidding “farvel” to a neighborhood institution. Comments (8)

Static cling! Kids try to make cellphone charging T-shirts

Circuit Lord: These Flatbush middle schoolers are stitching together new ideas about technology. Comment

Ridge pols line up for Grimm’s old seat

Bay Ridge: Three Brooklyn politicians are eyeing the congressional seat left vacant by tax cheat Michael Grimm, who stepped down on Jan. 5 after pleading guilty to felony tax evasion. Comments (7)

Ridge pols line up for Grimm’s old seat

Bay Ridge: Three Brooklyn politicians are eyeing the congressional seat left vacant by tax cheat Michael Grimm, who stepped down on Jan. 5 after pleading guilty to felony tax evasion. Comment
Brighton Beach: A Sheepshead Bay politician who promised to ensure the borough’s largest Boardwalk would remain wood is a hypocrite who doesn’t care if the planks are ripped up and replaced with cement and plastic, angry beachcombers said this week. Comment

Female and gay comics spoof bro-medians

Nightlife: Dude jokes like a lady. Comment

Female and gay comics spoof bro-medians

Nightlife: Dude jokes like a lady. Comment

Two big to fail: Crummy’s prescription for entertaining Nets play

Flagrant Fowl: Our curmudgeonly Nets columnist asks that the Nets put in the two big guys, even if the combination has not so far been a winning one. Comment
Digital editions: Look, we’re not going to lie to you — it is cold out there. And what better way to stay snuggly warm than with the latest print edition of The Brooklyn Paper! Sure, you could pull the covers over your head and read it on your iPad, but where’s the fun in that? And besides, you wouldn’t want to throw your iPad into the fireplace when you were done reading, would you? Of course not. But the print edition of The Brooklyn Paper allows you to do just that. So enjoy our fuel for your mind — and your hearth — and keep hustlin’, Brooklyn! Read more…

The Dad’s ruling on rules

The Dad: This week, the Dad considers — for just a moment — doing away with regulations. Comment

Plumb Beach path paved

Sheepshead Bay: Sheepshead Bay cyclists rejoice! The 450-foot unpaved stretch of the Plumb Beach-Sheepshead Bay bike path that created a sand trap for cyclists has finally been repaved after more than two years of neglect. Comment

15 to watch in 2015

15 to watch in 2015

We set our sights on the horizon and make some informed guesses about what might be coming down the pike. Comments (10)

Cash-machine crook in Brighton Beach

Brighton Beach: Police are asking for the public’s help finding the man they say robbed a 34-year-old woman at a Brighton Beach bank on Nov. 24. Comment
Music: After 20 years of dead air, they’re making noise again. Comment
Music: After 20 years of dead air, they’re making noise again. Comments (3)

The Brooklyn New Year’s Resolution Accountability Project

The Brooklyn New Year’s Resolution Accountability Project

We press prominent community members about how all their lofty plans for 2014 turned out. Comment

I spy! Jo says it’s OK to snoop!

Not for Nuthin’: This week, our columnist lets you know that it just fine to keep up with your kids on Facebook — or by reading their diaries behind their backs! Comment

Say a little Moliere for you: A modern ‘Miser’ in P’Slope

Theater: Almost three centuries before Scrooge McDuck and his freeloading nephews, there was this guy. Comment

Say a little Moliere for you: A modern ‘Miser’ in P’Slope

Theater: Almost three centuries before Scrooge McDuck and his freeloading nephews, there was this guy. Comment

Young Lions tamed by veteran Iona Prep

High School Sports: Bishop Loughlin is going to go through some growing pains this year with its young and relatively inexperienced team. Comment

Terriers cruise past Bryant for fifth-straight win

If this is the year St. Francis College captures its first-ever Northeast Conference men’s basketball title, it can point to a home win over Bryant as the first step on the road to the crown. Comment
Dyker Heights: The third protest by police near the bodies of their fallen colleagues came over the police commissioner’s demand that officers contain their contempt for DeBlasio. Comment

Canarise man disappears

Canarsie: Police are looking for a 34-year-old man who hasn’t been seen since Jan. 1. Comment

Cop injured, another reprimanded in Kensington car-hood ride gone wrong

Mean Streets: The officer thrown from the hood of the patrol car could still be punished. Comments (12)

Attempted car-jacking in Sheepshead Bay

Sheepshead Bay: Police are on the hunt for a man who tried to car-jack a woman in broad daylight on the corner of E. Sixth Street and Avenue Z in Sheepshead Bay on Jan. 1. Comment

Unhappy hour: Car crashes into front of Cobble Hill pub

Mean Streets: The driver was the only one injured, which a worker at the watering hole said is miraculous. Comments (8)

Cops seek Flatlands shooter

Flatlands: Cops are looking for the man they say shot a 36-year-old man outside of a nightclub in Flatlands on Jan. 2. Comment
Mean Streets: An officer said the man who died caused the crash when he had a heart attack and lost control of his vehicle. Comments (1)
Art: It is a whitewash! Comment
Art: It is a whitewash! Comment

No rest for former Blackbirds baseball stars

For two Long Island University baseball alums, their work ethic is the difference between making it and striking out. Comment

All-Brooklyn Football Honors

High School Sports: Brooklyn was again the premier football borough in New York City — and even more than usual this year. Comment
Dyker Heights: The third protest by police near the bodies of their fallen colleagues came over the police commissioner’s demand that officers contain their contempt for DeBlasio. Comments (25)

Happy New Year!

Coney Island: An aide to Borough President Adams said that ringing in the new year in Coney Island could become a new tourist tradition. Our reporter put the hypothesis to the test, braving the ocean breeze on the Boardwalk, renting a room at a by-the-hour motel, and the next morning, taking the polar bear plunge. Comment
Photo Galleries: An aide to Borough President Adams said that ringing in the new year in Coney Island could become a new tourist tradition. Our reporter put the hypothesis to the test, braving the ocean breeze on the Boardwalk, renting a room at a by-the-hour motel, and the next morning, taking the polar bear plunge. Comments (4)
PHOTOS

Grand Army Plaza fireworks herald start of 2015

BoroBeat: The annual fireworks display at Grand Army plaza drew scores of people too smart to travel overseas to Manhattan to ring in the new year. Relive all the action with our slideshow. Comment

Woah, baby! First newborn of 2015 a Brooklynite

Photo Galleries: Several borough parents rang in the new year with a little bundle of joy, including one at the stroke of midnight. Comment

Cops seek robber in Sheepshead Bay

Sheepshead Bay: Police are looking for the gun-wielding man they say robbed a convenience store in Sheepshead Bay on Dec. 31. Comment

Steam dunked: Pratt whistles go silent after final New Year’s blast

Clinton Hill: Pratt Institute’s chief engineer blew off some steam for the last time on New Year’s Eve. Comment

Steam dunked: Pratt whistles go silent after final New Year’s blast

Clinton Hill: Pratt Institute’s chief engineer blew off some steam for the last time on New Year’s Eve. Comments (2)

Stan on terrorism, torture, and the Red Brigade

It’s Only My Opinion: In which our columnist asks President Obama out to a movie. Comment
Park Slope: A Park Slope yoga teacher and Sikh activist who disappeared during a solo hike near a yoga retreat in Mexico died, apparently from a head injury suffered when he fell into a gorge, according to his family and friends. Comments (7)
Tragedy, comedy, partying, police violence, and bike lanes are just some of the things our readers wanted to learn about during the past year. Here’s a breakdown of our 10 most-read articles. Comments (2)

Woah, baby! First newborn of 2015 a Brooklynite

Photo Galleries: Several borough parents rang in the new year with a little bundle of joy, including one at the stroke of midnight. Comment
PHOTOS

Grand Army Plaza fireworks herald start of 2015

BoroBeat: The annual fireworks display at Grand Army plaza drew scores of people too smart to travel overseas to Manhattan to ring in the new year. Relive all the action with our slideshow. Comment

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