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Monday, Sept. 25, 2017

Sunday, Sept. 24, 2017

Kickass: The updated guide to being a single mom

Rhymes with Crazy: This mom says the single mom can have it all, as long as you kick ass. Comments (3)

Friday, Sept. 22, 2017

Five things to do in Brooklyn this week!

Editor’s Picks: This week we’ve got a Dumbo drop, the Atlantic Antic, a visit from Spongebob Squarepants, and much more! Brooklyn is the place to be! Comment

‘Real’ scary: Our reporter barely survives serial killer–themed escape room

Red Hook: Our reporter survived the serial killer–themed escape room — barely! Comments (3)

Thursday, Sept. 21, 2017

Paying a premium: Officials’ push for Amazon HQ could make boro less affordable, locals say

Sunset Park: Local officials’ are pushing to bring Amazon’s second world headquarters — and thousands of workers — to Brooklyn, but some say not everyone is going to save on the deal, including those living on the cheap in Sunset Park and Williamsburg. Comments (21)

Pulling an all-nighter: Mayor signs bill for nightlife office into law

Bushwick: He’s taking you to funky town! Comments (5)

Delayed destruction: Officials postpone Sept. 24 demolition of old Kosciuszko Bridge

Greenpoint: There’s life in the old span yet. Comments (4)

One lucky dog: Bay Ridgites rally to save abandoned pooch

Fuzzy Brooklyn: His dog days of summer are behind him! Comments (1)

Family harmony: Brothers band sings of the city

Art: It’s a double-take on Americana! Comment

Taco time! Bushwick festival celebrates the Mexican treat

Dining: It’s a folded fiesta! Comments (3)

The Brooklyn Paper: Stay for a while

Page 1: Stay and let me look at you. It’s been so long I hardly knew you, standing in the door. Stay with me a while, I only want to talk to you. We’ve traveled halfway around the borough to find ourselves again. September morn. We danced until the night became a brand new day. Two lovers playing scenes from some romantic play. September morning still can make me feel that way. Keep hustlin’, Brooklyn! Comment

Wednesday, Sept. 20, 2017

‘Little Caribbean’ coming to Brooklyn: Pols designate district spanning nabes in honor of region’s immigrants

Prospect-Lefferts Gardens: Visiting the Caribbean is about to get a lot easier. Comments (3)

Sickening feeling: Man suspected of groping 12-year-old girl wanted by police

Park Slope: Cops are hunting for a man who allegedly groped a 12-year-old girl in Washington Park during a movie night sponsored by a Park Slope middle school on Sept. 14. Comments (2)

Good old-fashioned fun: Folksy musicians play Park Slope at annual jamboree

Park Slope: They put the jam in jamboree! Comment

Story time: Readers revel in literary fair’s bounty

Downtown: It was a book bonanza! Comment

Cosmic cocktails

Who wants a drink: Nerd bar owner writes ‘Cocktail Guide to the Galaxy’

Books: It’s just what the Doctor ordered! Comment

Day drinking: A cocktail from the Galactic guide

Books: Sip on the super-villainous Felicia Laundry Day! Comment

Tuesday, Sept. 19, 2017


Rage against the machine: ‘Progressive’ Dems slam Bklyn boss for stopping vote on Squadron replacement

Downtown: Some Brooklyn Democrats blasted their party’s chairman on Monday after he negotiated a deal to throw his committee’s support behind a candidate to replace a Brooklyn Heights state senator, instead of allowing members a vote. Comments (7)

Bites of North Brooklyn: Taste food fest offers culinary tour of Williamsburg, Greenpoint

Williamsburg: They came, they saw, they tasted! Comments (3)

Lending its service: Ridgewood Savings Bank arrives in Clinton Hill

Clinton Hill: You can bank on it! Comments (5)

Monday, Sept. 18, 2017

Blossoming again: Ditmas Park bar–flower shop will resume selling buds this season, owners say

Ditmas Park: This flower shop is expecting a fall bloom. Comments (1)

Friday, Sept. 15, 2017

Performance evaluation: CB6 honcho’s job up for review upon his return from months-long leave

Park Slope: The future of Community Board 6’s highest-paid staffer will be determined when he returns from an unpaid leave of absence related to his two stalking arrests earlier this year. Comments (3)

Dance revolution: Mayor supports scrapping archaic law that bans boogieing without a license

Bushwick: He finally stopped dancing around the issue! Comments (12)
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