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‘Moby-Dish’: Dinner inspired by whale tale

Dining: Call it Ish-meal. Comment

Maze of our lives: Dancers perform inside a labyrinth

Dance: This show may leave you feeling lost. Comment

Are playdates the end of playing?

Rhymes with Crazy: Shouldn’t our kids just be outside playing with each other, without adult supervision? Comment

Sound Off to the Editor

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

Classic Carmine: The Screecher breaks his fast

Big Screecher: Here’s another classic Screech from our archives! Comment
Editor’s Picks: This week Brooklyn remembers its heroes, with tributes to David Bowie and to Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. And for less serious activities, there are comedy show, music festivals, and delicious soups! Comment

Bay Ridge Nights has got you covered

Bay Ridge Nights: Our friends at BrooklynDaily.com have the scoop on all the bands rocking out in Bay Ridge! Read more…

Bay Ridge Nights has got you covered

Bay Ridge Nights: It’s all about the throw-back tunes this week! Comment
Theater: It’s a world gone wild! Comment

Jihad! Muslims need to crush terrorists

A Britisher’s View: What are Muslims waiting for to wage their own jihad against the terrorists? Our columnist wants to know. Comment

Last call at Kaiser Park: New closing time to dissuade boozy late-night crowds

Coney Island: Locals say this waterfront park needs to dry out. Comment

Returning the flavor: Mill Basin-native restaurateurs give back to their old nabe

Mill Basin: Mill Basin nurtured them, and now they’re returning the favor. Comment
Downtown plan: Call it a tall order. Comments (16)
BoroBeat: Talk about police brass! Comment

Anchors Aweigh!

Standing O: Brooklyn’s biggest booster is boosting bigger and better than ever. Comment
Williamsburg: Prepare for commuter L. Comments (12)
Mean Streets: They’re making Meeker Avenue meeker. Comments (8)

Who are my kids? I’ll let them figure it out

Fearless Living: This week, Stephanie remembers not to push when she doesn’t have to. Comment
Brooklyn Heights: They’re raising the stakes to raze the steaks. Comments (4)
Digital editions: This is Brooklyn Paper to Major Tom. You’ve really made the grade. And this paper wants to know whose shirts you wear. Now it’s time to leave the capsule if you dare. Take your protein pill and keep hustlin’ Bowie. Read more…

Sisters act: Philoxy duo excels in rout of Francs Lewis

High School Sports: Sisters Destiny and Selena Philoxy didn’t always play this well together. Comment

Tripp turns page with Rutgers commitment

Joe Knows: What a 10 months it has been for the Lincoln forward Jahlil Tripp. Comment
They’re really up a creek. Comment

Last supper at Fiorentino’s

Pasta la vista! Gravesend eatery Fiorentino’s closes after 32 years

Gravesend: This restaurant’s salad days are over. Comment

Opportunity gnocchin’: Alternatives to Fiorentino’s

Gravesend: Five places to get your focaccia fix now that Fiorentino’s has closed. Comment

Sunset arts on the rise

Art: School is in for winter! Comment

Sunset goes Nova: ‘New Art’ shows scene is blowing up

Art: This local art scene is a hotspot! Comment

Jo’s tragical mystery tour

Not for Nuthin’: For Joanna, the day the ’60s died was Jan. 9, 2016. Comment

Read all about it! Daily News now just to a dollar a copy!

Red, white, and phew! New York’s “Hometown Paper” is now a quarter less expensive. Comments (2)

Heights councilman: Bloomberg to blame for city’s homeless crisis

Brooklyn Paper Radio: Councilman Steve Levin told our pals at Brooklyn Paper Radio that Mayor DeBlasio is doing a heck of a job with a system that former Mayor Bloomberg broke and that he inherited. Check out Brooklyn Paper for the story and full podcast! Read more…

Residents: DeBlasio ‘creating two cities’ by building market-rate housing at Wyckoff Gardens

Changing Brooklyn: It is a tale of two cities in one public housing project. Comments (12)
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Heights councilman: Bloomberg to blame for city’s homeless crisis

Podcast: It all came down on another edition of Brooklyn Paper Radio! Comments (22)
Art: First it was imprisoned without charges — and now it is being framed! Comments (4)
Fort Greene: They’re trading little pink packets for pink slips. Comments (5)
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Massive brawl breaks out in Marine Park women’s pro hockey game

Here’s one thing Rosie the Riveter can’t do. Comments (1)
BoroBeat: It was a chipper leaves-taking. Comment
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Listen: Hey Mel Brooks! We need your help!

Podcast: Our Brooklyn Paper Radio team wants something out of Mel Brooks before it is too late! Comments (1)
The Nets sacked head coach Lionel Hollins and reassigned general manager Billy King this weekend over the team’s poor performance. Comments (1)
Downtown: Brooklyn didn’t get the Democratic National Convention, but it might get a drug lord. Comments (5)

Loughlin girls lose it in second half

Bishop Loughlin couldn’t keep up with Mary Louis’s dynamic duo in the second half. Comment

Kangaroos’ Konare nurturing potential after injury

High School Sports: The first one hurts the most. Comment

‘Slick’ finish: Ponds seals Jefferson rally past rival Lincoln

High School Sports: Thomas Jefferson’s Shamorie Ponds is really living up to the nickname “Slick.” Comment
Coney Island: Boardwalk cops are coming to clean up Sponge Bob. Comment

Snowbirds of passage! Annual homeless count misses seaside’s summer highs: Locals

Brighton Beach: Homeless New Yorkers like to summer at the beach like everyone else, neighborhood advocates say. Comment
DUMBO: That’s the buzz in Brooklyn Heights! Comments (5)
Boardwalk cops are coming to clean up Sponge Bob — and our pals at BrooklynDaily.com have the scoop! Read more…
Leaves of Grass: Brooklyn’s cottage tech industry is at an all time high! Comments (6)

Woodhull apartments for mental-health patients will be directly across from school

Bedford-Stuyvesant: PS 59 will be sandwiched between the new apartment block and a homeless shelter. Comments (1)
Changing Brooklyn: We guess that’s why they say every rose has its thorn. Comment
Changing Brooklyn: We guess that’s why they say every rose has its thorn. Comment

Stan’s ‘Twilight of the Idols’

It’s Only My Opinion: In which our Nietzschean man of letters deftly turns a few disparate aphorisms into a commentary on the country’s political climate — plus an anecdote about cruises! Comment

Reporting for duty

Reporting for duty

Harbor Watch: Fort Hamilton Army Base’s new Child, Youth and School Services center will provide classrooms and a gym for the young members of military families. Comment
Changing Brooklyn: The deal would build a wall figuratively and literally between two Cadman Plaza properties — but only one side will profit. Comments (4)

Blood feud: Gruesome Sunset Park shooting stemmed from 20-year vendetta

Crime: A Manhattan man told police he shot and killed an elderly Sunset Park man in a dispute that was two decades and thousands of miles in the making. Comment

Bushwick artist scraps ‘Most influential’ residents show — but critics want it back

Brooklyn Is Angry: This artist didn’t need an eraser — just a different frame. Comments (14)
Bedford-Stuyvesant: He banned kids, but he won’t nix the new kids on the block. Comments (8)
Changing Brooklyn: One of Brooklyn’s oldest roads is getting a new look. Comments (6)

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