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Tuesday, Sept. 19, 2017

Shake it off: Burlesque fest shimmies into Brooklyn

Nightlife: Their talent is busting out! Comment

Monday, Sept. 18, 2017

Sunday, Sept. 17, 2017

Let’s be prepared for the next hurricane

Spin Cycle: This week, our columnist says it is time we make sure the city becomes storm-proof. Comments (3)

Saturday, Sept. 16, 2017

What to read this week

Books: Brooklyn booksellers give their top picks. Comment

Friday, Sept. 15, 2017

Five things to do in Brooklyn this week!

Editor’s Picks: This week we’ve got a bluegrass jamboree, a book festival, and a chat with Neil deGrasse Tyson! Brooklyn is the place to be! Comment

Comforting a community: Coney’s ‘Night Before’ ceremony at MCU Park honors the fallen of Sept. 11

Photo Galleries: It was a moving night for a community seeking comfort. Comment

Thursday, Sept. 14, 2017

Forgotten son: Care center waited days to tell Sheepshead mom her still-missing adult child disappeared

Gravesend: A Gravesend adult-care facility with a history of losing patients did not tell a woman her son was missing for nearly a week after he disappeared, and he still has not turned up. Comments (1)

‘Bourne’ in Brooklyn: Matt Damon allegedly buying Brooklyn Heights condo at record price

Brooklyn Heights: Get your “Welcome, Matt” ready! Comments (1)

Wheel good time: Bicycle flea market returns to Park Slope

Park Slope: These peddlers cater to pedalers! Comment

In the black

Disk connection: Film Noir Cinema still rents movies, hosts shows

Cinema: The video store is not dead! Comments (1)

False flags: Flying fabric shows Gowanus as clear blue sky

Art: Call it sludgie in the sky. Comment

Seven Fearless ways to de-stress

Fearless Parenting: This week, Stephanie breaks down what you have to do to make sure you stay calm. Comments (1)

Here they are! Your 2017 Clonie Awards

The Ride: Let’s face it. The Cyclones stunk it up this year. But somebody has to win. Comment

The Brooklyn Paper didn’t order that Sprite

Page 1: And what is all this food? The Paper didn’t order any of it. Not one thing. Look, here’s our receipt. Take a good look at it. Then go and get the stuff we actually ordered, and keep hustlin’, Brooklyn! Comment

Wednesday, Sept. 13, 2017

Primary 2017

Primary Election round-up

Politics: See who won what where, right here. Comments (3)

Gene therapy: Get a final dose of the Eugene Mirman Comedy Festival

Event: He loves you, but he’s chosen Massachusetts. Comment

Tuesday, Sept. 12, 2017

Sharing the pavement: Cars return to Prospect Park’s East Drive as summer-long ban ends

Park Slope: It’s a park with rides again — for now. Comments (20)

Actual cat burglar strikes Kensington! Kitten swiped from local convenience store

Kensington: A cat-napper is on the prowl! Comments (5)

A taste of the tropics: Prospect Lefferts Gardens creamery serves island-inspired flavors

Prospect-Lefferts Gardens: Savor the Caribbean, one scoop at a time! Comments (1)

Monday, Sept. 11, 2017

Get out of town! Williamsburg film fest leaves namesake nabe for outer borough

Williamsburg: It’s bored of Brooklyn! Comment

A higher ground: Lush lawn planted atop Windsor Terrace library

Windsor Terrace: It’s sprouting in the sky! Comments (4)

Friday, Sept. 8, 2017

Police: Scammers target small businesses, threaten to kill power

Crime: Don’t believe your caller id! Comments (5)

In search of answers: Residents slam cops, district attorney’s rep for evading inquries about July hit-and-run death

Greenpoint: Locals blasted police and city officials for dodging questions about why the garbage-truck driver who hit and killed a cyclist in Greenpoint on July 22 still hasn’t been charged at a Wednesday community forum. Comments (9)

Class is in session: Brooklyn kids begin another school year

Vinegar Hill: It’s back to the books! Comments (4)

Winning by a whisker: Well-groomed gents compete at Coney’s annual mustache competition

Photo Galleries: Talk about hair-raising! Comment

Season’s beatings! Cyclones finish worst season ever with 24–52 record

The Ride: Edgardo Alfonzo, we hardly knew ya! Comment

Thursday, Sept. 7, 2017

Bombs away! Old Kosciuszko Bridge will be detonated Sept. 24

Greenpoint: It’s about to blow! Comments (1)

Yanks beat Cyclones in rain-shortened game

The Ride: Dagnabbit! Comments (1)

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