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Tuesday, Feb. 14, 2017


Stevens’ universe: Former ‘Blue’s Clues’ host rocks cosmic kids’ album with StevenSteven

Music: He’s no longer playing the Blue’s. Comment

Monday, Feb. 13, 2017

Rat tales: ‘Rodent Monologue’ shares story of the streets

Event: She’s letting the rat out of the bag. Comment

Sunday, Feb. 12, 2017


I’d like to teach the world to sing, in perfect harmony

Rhymes with Crazy: This week, our columnist wants to share a Coke with everybody! Comments (1)

Saturday, Feb. 11, 2017

What to read this week

Books: Brooklyn booksellers give their top picks for what to read while you’re snowed in this weekend! Comment

Friday, Feb. 10, 2017

Five things to do in Brooklyn this week!

Editor’s Picks: It’s cold outside, but we’ve got a week of events that will warm your heart, with Valentine’s Day, Galentine’s Day, and a concert of love songs from Patti Labelle! Brooklyn is the place to be! Comment

‘Walking’ and rockin’ in Bay Ridge

Bay Ridge Nights: Our pals at have all the details on nightlife in the Ridge! Comment

Thursday, Feb. 9, 2017

Muslim Democratic club leader is a vocal Trump supporter

Party Line: Read all about it at! Read more…

Hope & borders: Musical follows a Somali refugee’s journey

Theater: The Muslim ban meets a Muslim band! Comment
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Brooklyn melting pot teaches us to love, not fear

Fearless Parenting: This week, Stephanie thanks the heavens she is raising her kids in Brooklyn. Comment

The Brooklyn Paper: It’s snowtime!

Page 1: There’s snow end to the amount of the white stuff where going to get today — and you snow excactly what where’ talking about! And that’s snow joke! So get out there and get on with the snow and keep hustlin’, Brooklyn!

Wednesday, Feb. 8, 2017


Radars of the lost park: Activists tracking car speeds in Prospect

Mean Streets: They feel the need — the need to monitor speed! Comments (32)

Zigun: ‘Coney Island must secede from the Union, and I’m the man to lead it’

Politics: And he says he’s taking Sea Gate with him whether they like it or not. Comments (4)

All the president’s mensch: Slope rabbi arrested in anti-Trump protest

Park Slope: Don’t let my people go! Comments (22)

A robot will park your car at this Clinton Hill condo building

Clinton Hill: Now if they can just invent driverless cars! Comments (6)

The best Valentine’s events in Brooklyn

Nightlife: Cupid is as Cupid does. Comment

Tuesday, Feb. 7, 2017


Jonathan Safran Foer talks divorce, 9-11, and his new book

Podcast: The author of “Here I Am” joined Vince and Gersh in studio for the latest and greatest episode of BPR! Comments (1)

For whom the bridge tolls: Brooklynites demand two-way fee on VZ — to keep New Jersey out

Park Slope: They want to build a wall — and make New Jersey pay for it! Comments (13)

Gimme shelter!

Undocumented street homeless rises after Trump’s deportation order

Sunset Park: They fear the city will blow the whistle on them if they enter the shelter system. Comments (5)

Lawyers to city: Stop searching homeless shelters for wanted criminals

They say the prospect of arrest is keeping the indigent from seeking help. Comments (3)

More rides, attractions coming to Coney Island

Development: They want to put even more “play” in the People’s Playground. Comments (3)

Bay Ridge protests pro-‘Muslim ban’ Rep. Donovan

Politics: They heckled him at a Chamber of Commerce breakfast about Trump’s impact on local business. Comments (5)

Heated matchup! Super Bowl chili cook-off a hot ticket

Dining: This bowl game was on fire! Comment

Monday, Feb. 6, 2017

They’re back! Two Brooklynites return after judge blocks Trump’s travel ban 

Two Brooklynites who had been stranded abroad by President Trump’s travel ban are now back safe and sound in Kings County. Comments (2)

Parents: Hearing on Success Academy Fort Greene was a shambles — try again

Class Action: No one found out about it until the day of the meeting, and then officials who attended couldn’t answer any questions. Comments (4)

St. Agatha School to close after 100 years, citing financial woes

Class Action: They’re praying for a miracle. Comments (4)

Friday, Feb. 3, 2017

NYU engineering school evacuated after rooftop machinery malfunctions

Downtown: The irony of machinery failure hobbling a building full of tech geniuses was, of course, not lost on the whiz kids.. Comment

Closed borders, bodegas: Yemeni workers protest ‘Muslim ban’

Awesome: Talk about bodega heroes! Comments (21)

Goooooal! Cosmos soccer team moving to MCU Park

Park honchos say the field and the views will be better than when they hosted the ill-fated Brooklyn Bolts football team. Comment

Here’s why El Chapo isn’t being held in Brooklyn

Sunset Park: Brooklyn may be trying him, but it can’t hold him. Comments (1)

Video shows yahoos shooting into Bedford-Stuyvesant bodega

Bedford-Stuyvesant: Police just released footage of two teens firing a gun inside a Bedford-Stuyvesant bodega last month, in the hopes someone will recognize the yahoos. Comment

Feel the learn! Bernie Sanders will be Brooklyn College commencement speaker

Midwood: Sen. Bernie Sanders is finally getting a degree from Brooklyn College — 58 years after he enrolled! Comments (3)

Justice denied! Sotomayor steers clear of ‘Muslim ban,’ Gorsuch in Brooklyn Heights talk

Brooklyn Heights: It was Supremely safe. Comments (1)

Curious Georgetown

Where is Georgetown? We answer the question on everyone’s mind!

Awesome: #GeorgetownExists Comments (2)

Georgetown, a visitors’ guide

Photo Galleries: I’m gonna let you in on a little real-estate secret. You ready? One word: “Georgetown.” Comments (2)

Thursday, Feb. 2, 2017

School bus full of kids plows into fire hydrant in Fort Greene

Fort Greene: A driver plowed a school bus full of kids into a fire hydrant outside a Fort Greene elementary school on Feb. 1, sending one distraught youngster to the hospital with an injured leg. Comments (1)

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