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Tuesday, Oct. 11, 2016

Gowan' down!

Foam art: Artist turns trash to treasure

Art: He’s a polystyrene polymath! Comment

Go Gowanus: Artists to catch at neighborhood’s Open Studios

Art: It’s an Open invitation! Comment

Monday, Oct. 10, 2016

Psycho cinema! Bushwick slasher flick plays Brooklyn Horror Film Festival

Cinema: The rent is high — but the body count is higher! Comments (1)

Sunday, Oct. 9, 2016

Trump not the first to send ill-advised late-night tweets

Rhymes with Crazy: Yep. It has happened before. Here’s proof. Comments (6)

Friday, Oct. 7, 2016

Five things to do in Brooklyn this week!

Editor’s Picks: It’s a week of music, magic, and wax figures coming to life to commit mayhem! Brooklyn is the place to be! Comment

Celebrate Oktoberfest in Bay Ridge this weekend

Bay Ridge Nights: Our pals at have the scoop on all the best beers and brats! Read more…

Thursday, Oct. 6, 2016

Inside the Brooklyn Dem. Party’s ‘undemocratic’ voting rules

Party Line: Plus Rep. Dan Donovan catches flak for missing debates! Read more…

Great hair days: ‘Hairspray’ show says ‘Welcome to the ’60s!’

Theater: It’s a big show about big hair! Comments (1)

The Brooklyn Paper is not up for debate

Page 1: Look, there just isn’t anything to argue about — no need for moderators, fact-checking, unsanctioned interruptions, or two-minute responses — because this week’s edition of the Brooklyn Paper is without question the best we’ve ever produced. So stay sane in these crazy times and keep hustlin’, Brooklyn!

Wednesday, Oct. 5, 2016

It floats! Brooklyn Bridge Park will keep doomed pool open for another summer

Bridge ‘Park’: Come on in, the water’s fine for another year! Comment

Bomb scare rocks Downtown

Downtown: Someone reported a suspicious package in or near the building that houses the office of the Brooklyn District Attorney. Comments (1)

Dango! Boerum Hill Japanese food empire Ganso closes two eateries

Breaking Chews: No more Mr. Rice Guy. Comments (4)

Friday’s ‘Jeopardy!’ stars a resident from this Brooklyn neighborhood

Awesome: What is Prospect-Lefferts Gardens? Comment

The diva of Bath Beach: 89-year–old soprano to lead opera concert

Music: This seasoned soprano is showing her range! Comment

Old standards: ‘Senior Idol’ a hit in Bay Ridge

Music: Talk about golden oldies! Comment

Tuesday, Oct. 4, 2016


District Attorney Ken Thompson: ‘I have cancer’

But that’s about as much as the elected is saying, citing privacy. Comment

Spike’s gotta have ’em! Hundreds flood Lee’s open casting call in Fort Greene

Fort Greene: The legendary local filmmaker is remaking his 1985 breakthrough “She’s Gotta Have It” for Netflix. Comments (2)

Duo beat, slash man at Prospect Park subway stop

Prospect-Lefferts Gardens: A brute and his razor-wielding accomplice beat and slashed a man in an early morning attack at Prospect Park station in Prospect-Lefferts Gardens on Oct. 2, police said. Comment

Apartments dumped 200K gallons of sewage per day into C’Island Creek has this exclusive report. Read more…

Holy cow! Priests bless animals across borough

Fuzzy Brooklyn: Oh my dog! Comment

The brat pack: Germans celebrate Oktoberfest in Brooklyn Heights

Brooklyn Heights: It was Bavaria in Brooklyn! Comments (1)

Ragamuffins make it an even 50! March celebrates half a century

Bay Ridge: Vampires, superheroes, and princesses took over Third Avenue for the Ragamuffin Parade on Oct. 1. Comment

Monday, Oct. 3, 2016

Muggers steal skater’s copy of ‘Lolita,’ bash him with his board

Williamsburg: It was part of a spree of violent robberies the crew committed around the neighborhood that day, police say. Comments (11)

Open seasoning: Massive salt piles return to Red Hook

Red Hook: For the first time since the Great Sodium Storm of ’11. Comments (6)

Macy's coming down

Staying Powers! Part of beloved Macy’s mural will be preserved

Downtown: You can’t topple this corridor of Powers! Comments (4)

Hot piping! Scaffolding tunnel and tower rises over Hoyt Street

Downtown: This is nothing to scaff at! Comment

Friday, Sept. 30, 2016


Dead woman found in Owl’s Head Park

Bay Ridge: The victim had a purse full of needles, but cops say it was likely a homicide. Comments (3)

Park Slope police: We can’t stop rowdy revelers screaming after they leave bars

Brooklyn Is Angry: Neighbors of Woodland and Bleachers bars formed a community group called Neighbors Against Nuisance from Woodland and Bleachers. Comments (12)

Up against the wall: ‘Cop Watch’ mural teaches civil rights

Sunset Park: Call it an arresting image. Comments (10)

City grabs land for new school on Ridge–Sunset border

Sunset Park: They’re one step closer to adding 976 desks to one of the city’s most overcrowded school districts. Comments (14)

Factory fresh! Rooftop garden opens in industrial Greenpoint

Greenpoint: The greenery is small, but the scenery is epic. Comments (3)

Thursday, Sept. 29, 2016

What a bus-t: Bridge Park neighbors don’t want B63 driving through loop road

Mean Streets: Locals really threw this plan for a loop. Comments (18)

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