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Art: Talk about the dark side of the moon! Comments (1)
Event: It’s finally Fastelavn! Comment

Scare tactics: How movies make us fear for our children

Rhymes with Crazy: Turns out the most dangerous place for your kid is Hollywood. Comments (4)

The people and the press must check government’s power

Spin Cycle: It’s up to us to make sure — you and me — to resist the new President’s plan to trample our rights. Comment

It’s a Super weekend in the Ridge!

Bay Ridge Nights: It’s game day in Bay Ridge! Comment
Editor’s Picks: Musicals, kitty cats, and smashing the patriarchy with tattoos! Brooklyn is the place to be! Comment

It’s a Super weekend in the Ridge

Bay Ridge Nights: Our friends at BrooklynDaily.com will help you prepare for the big game in Bay Ridge! Read more…
Cinema: There is life after Death By Audio. Comments (1)

Standing O is at it again!

Standing O: Slate Property Group’s SPACE Grants recipients get a shout-out. Comment
Nightlife: The Puppy Bowl, pre-gaming, and chili cook-offs! Comment
Windsor Terrace: Baby, it’s cold outside for these babies. Comments (2)

Myrtle teach: Fort Greene artwalk celebrates black history month

Art: Take a stroll down memory avenue. Comment
Brooklyn Is Angry: This could be a good day to pack lunch. Comments (28)
Courts: Three Brooklynites were among six journalists arrested and hit with felony rioting charges while covering inauguration protests in the nation’s capital on Jan. 20. Comment
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Brighton Beach students welcome the Year of the Rooster

BoroBeat: They’re boosters for the roosters! Comment
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Dangerous levels of lead found in Bay Ridge Middle School’s drinking water

Bay Ridge: In some cases the levels were higher than those found in Flint, Michigan last year. Comments (7)
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Trumpbusters: Nadler takes on The Donald on BPR!

Podcast: Rep. Jerry Nadler (D–Bay Ridge) spent most of Saturday at John F. Kennedy Airport fighting the President’s executive order barring refugees from entering the country, and a portion of Tuesday talking to us about it. Comments (5)
Downtown: They shall not be moved — to another union! Comment
Vox Pop: Brooklynites took to the streets this weekend over President Trump’s ban on citizens of Yemen and six other Muslim-majority countries entering the U.S. So we took to the streets of Bay Ridge — home to the borough’s largest Yemeni community — to find out what people there think. Comments (25)
Bay Ridge: These snow birds are winging it! Comment
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Keep swinging: Bushwick celebrates 1930s jazz

Music: Everything old is new again. Comments (1)

President Trump is locking the doors at night

Not for Nuthin’: Say what you want — but all our President is doing is keeping us safe. Comment

Not satisfied: Eagle Academy still looking to improve after lopsided win

High School Sports: Eagle Academy’s boys basketball team cruised to a 95–61 victory over Transit Tech on Jan. 27, but the squad is still looking to play its best game this season. Comment

Celebrating 103 years with Miriam!

BoroBeat: And she’s only been retired for two years! Comment

Sleep app-nea: Sheepshead Bay middle schoolers’ digital idea wins $5K prize

Sheepshead Bay: See? Science is supposed to put you to sleep! Comment

Stolen moments: Former Loughlin star notches spot in La Salle record books

High School Sports: Jasmine Alston absolutely hates playing defense, but the former Loughlin star made a bit of defensive history last month, becoming La Salle’s all-time steals leader. Comment
Park Slope: You’ve got to give him props! Comments (21)
Crown Heights: A Crown Heights doctor is stuck in his native Sudan thanks to President Trump’s travel ban, and can’t return to the U.S. to continue doing God’s work: saving Brookynites’ lives. Comments (2)
Sunset Park: Tens of thousands said ni hao to the Year of the Rooster at Sunset Park’s annual Lunar New Year Parade on Jan. 29. Comment

Fourth-quarter phenom: Naz star leads team to victory

High School Sports: Analeza Edore scored 15 of her team-high 18 points in the fourth quarter to lift Nazareth to its third straight victory, taking down Murry Begtraum in the MeccaTournament on Jan. 27. Comment

Perfect fit: Lady Vikings senior commits to Coppin State

High School Sports: South Shore hoops standout Tsahai Corbie verbally committed to Coppin State University, certain she’d found the perfect basketball program for her. Comment

South Shore drops dissapointing non-league matchup

High School Sports: The Lady Vikings couldn’t hold on to a late-game lead on Jan. 29, falling 57–52 to Baldwin at the Mecca Challenge in the Bronx. Comment

Nothin’ but a number: Nets D-League coach defying expectations

Ronald Nored is just 26-years-old, but the Long Island Nets head coach boasts one of the most jam-packed resumes in the league. Comment
Sheepshead Bay: It’s Vision Zero for drivers with zero vision! Comment

Trumped

Prospect-Lefferts Gardens: Saira Rafiee says she was returning from a vacation to see her family when Trump signed the executive order. Comments (4)
Downtown: A packed Cadman Plaza East erupted with people singing, chanting, and cheering alongside a live brass band. Comments (15)
Park Slope: In Park Slope, change doesn’t happen overnight — it happens over coffee. Comment
Sunset Park: Scofflaw Fire Department ambulance drivers are parking on sidewalks, in bus lanes, and, ironically, in front of fire hydrants, locals say. Comments (38)

Feel the berm!

Feel the berm!

Bridge ‘Park’: Brooklyn Bridge Park’s Pier 5 Uplands area is going in — and up! This massive berm will offer a backdrop to gardens, lawns, seating, and something called a “rain garden.” It is supposed to be finished by spring.

The spin starts here

Carroll Gardens: It’s the vinyl destination! Comments (5)
Music: Lounge folk, pro wrestlers, straight-edge hip-hop, and more! Comment
Politics: Attorney General Eric Schneiderman has joined the suit brought by a good-government group and the Feds. Comments (7)
Clinton Hill: The congressman gave his State of the District address last night. He didn’t talk a lot about the district. Comment

The wade is over! City to fix overflowing private sewers in Sheepshead Bay

Sheepshead Bay: It’s not every day the city pays for major repairs it’s not obligated to make. Comment
Clinton Hill: The congressman gave his State of the District address Downtown last night. He didn’t talk a lot about the district. Comments (5)
Prospect Heights: It is gush hour at the Seventh Avenue subway stop! Comments (2)
Awesome: The Oscars of the food world has finally confirmed what Brooklynites have known in their hearts and stomachs for more than 70 years — that Sahadi’s grocery store in Brooklyn Heights is one of America’s great culinary institutions. Comments (8)
Sunset Park: Locals say it’s going to bring in addicts from outside the neighborhood, but the operator says there are plenty of people right in Sunset Park and Bay Ridge who need help. Comments (2)

MTA scheds. makes good bus-stop fiction

Letters: Re: Mssrs. Penner, Lobenstein, Greenspan, et. al Comment

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