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Tuesday, Sept. 1, 2015

Noir band performs residency at Park Slope bar

Music: Missing this act would be a crime. Comment

Monday, Aug. 31, 2015

Moving pictures: Dance piece explores film that sparked a revolution

Dance: Can a film change the world? Comment

Sunday, Aug. 30, 2015

New Jersey: Where it is now OK to leave your kid in the car without being charged with child abuse

Rhymes with Crazy: It pains me to say it, but New Jersey is suddenly a light unto us all. Last week, its Supreme Court ruled that it isn’t automatically child abuse to let your kid wait in the car while you pick up the dry cleaning. Comments (4)

Friday, Aug. 28, 2015

Five things to do in Brooklyn this week!

Editor’s Picks: Everything is happening in Brooklyn! Comment

Monster mash-up: ‘Ghoul A Go-Go’ hosts screening on Coney Island

Cinema: It will be a frightfully good time! Comment

Bay Ridge has a heavy (metal) heart

Bay Ridge Nights: Our friends at will soothe your soul by rocking in the Ridge. Comment

Thursday, Aug. 27, 2015

Rising fun: Local writer kicks off Japanese festival in Williamsburg

Event: It may not be as cool as Brooklyn, but Japan has its points. Comment

Ridge Revolution anniversary highlights black history

It was America’s original Rainbow Coalition. Comments (5)

Back pains, growing pains, and summer camp

Fearless Parenting: This week, Stephanie’s kids come home from camp — and it’s a painful experience. Literally. Comments (4)

What ever happend to the front page teaser?

Page 1: Remember when you would wake up every Thursday, turn to, and find that awesome teaser that featured the cover of the print edition and a link to a PDF? Whatever happened to that. Did they stop doing it or something? Did the guy quit? Are they just being lazy? We were wondering the same thing, and hope they will consider bringing it back. Anyways, wishful thinking and keep hustlin’ Brooklyn!

Wednesday, Aug. 26, 2015

Dept. of parks and obfuscation


Site unseen: Bush Terminal Park is Brooklyn’s best-kept secret

Sunset Park: It is Brooklyn’s secret garden. Comments (4)

On the waterfront: Bush Terminal Park vs. Brooklyn Bridge Park

Which park has class? Which park could be a contender? Comments (2)

Infectious tunes: Rock opera explores the social life of bacteria

Weird Art: Human behavior is under the microscope. Comment

Pack in the saddle: Gowanus cycle store holds cargo-bike rodeo

Gowanus: They’re in it for the long haul. Comment

Cyclones win! Cyclones win!

The Ride: Our boys started a road trip on the right foot! Comment

Police: Help us catch subway pickpocket

Prospect Heights: Authorities are looking for a woman who they say pillaged a woman’s backback at Atlantic Terminal earlier this month. Comment

Tuesday, Aug. 25, 2015

Finally! Designer creates kidswear inspired by the Park Slope Food Co-op

Fashion: Bon appetit. Comments (13)

Bao wow! Downtown eatery will serve up Shanghai soup dumplings

Dining: Always leave them wonton more! Comment

What the kids did! Young ballers have a blast in P’Heights tourney

Prospect Heights: They made free throws — and friends! Comment

Monday, Aug. 24, 2015

Airy-ferry: Red Hookers say city’s planned ferry stop is impractical

Red Hook: They’re looking for a sea change. Comments (13)

Police, pols: More ‘snitches’ needed to stop C’Hill, F’Greene shootings

Clinton Hill: Local police claim they didn’t even realize the problem was so bad until recently because residents weren’t reporting the crimes. Comments (11)

Kensington teen accused of killing dad granted $1M bail

Kensington: Hassan Razzaq can now return to classes at Kingsborough Community College — as long as he wears an ankle bracelet. Comments (5)

Summer bummer: Sunset sinkhole fix could last til November

Sunset Park: Talk about a major depression. Comment

Friday, Aug. 21, 2015

Williamsburg cop accused of raping 15-year-old dies in apparent suicide

Williamsburg: He was facing up to 15 years in prison. Comments (6)

Diamond ring! WWE stars slug it out at MCU Park

Photo Galleries: This was a very different bash at the beach. Comment

Blind man hit by G train

Kensington: He fell onto the tracks at a Kensington subway station on Wednesday afternoon. Comments (6)

Thursday, Aug. 20, 2015

Police find dead body in Prospect Park Lake

Windsor Terrace: Police found the body of a dead man in Prospect Park Lake on Wednesday evening, according to a report. Comments (2)

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