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Thursday, March 16, 2017

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Tuesday, March 7, 2017

Going Strong

Downward, dawg! Yoga for bros stretches into Strong Rope Brewery

Event: It’s pose before bros! Comment

Get mugged: Brewery’s mug club rewards loyal drinkers

Gowanus: Be sure that everybody knows your name. Comments (2)

Monday, March 6, 2017

Guns and dolls: Noir novel gets a sexy opening event

Books: Welcome to the “Gun” show! Comments (1)

Sunday, March 5, 2017

Go the way of the dinosaur — Manhattan!

Rhymes with Crazy: Lenore offers some fossil fuel for thought. Comment

Friday, March 3, 2017

Five things to do in Brooklyn this week!

Editor’s Picks: This week, we’ve got a glam rock musical, a brewery opening, a tribute to the women of classic Hollywood, and much more! Brooklyn is the place to be! Comment

Film pick: Guitar becomes a canvas in Greenpoint show

Music: She plays a screening guitar! Comment

Thursday, March 2, 2017


On the Mike: Rocker Doughty returns to W’burg with ninth solo album

Music: For this rocker, Brooklyn comes first. Comment

Paper trail: French artist creates a flat forest

Art: He’s a paper back painter! Comment

This week: A promo teaser by former editor Gersh Kuntzman!

Page 1: You can’t spell “Brooklyn” without the letters G-E-R-S-H. While not techically accurate, you get the idea. I’m the former editor here — the guy who put the “ape” in Brooklyn Paper. Remember that time I posed naked for an art class in Bushwick (you can’t unsee it!)? Remember that time I used caffeine suppositories on Yom Kippur (that’ll teach you, G-d!)? Remember that time I ate artisanal dog food (all it needed was hot sauce!)? Admit it, you miss that spirit, that spunk, those suppositories. Well, I’m still around — banging it out at and still doing the one thing all Brooklynites do: keep hustlin’!

Wednesday, March 1, 2017

Shuttered Williamsburg nightclub Brooklyn Mirage wants fourth chance

Williamsburg: The organizers returned to Community Board 1 this month with apologies, a whole new pitch, and Assemblywoman Maritza Davila (D–Bushwick) . Comment

Wilder times: ‘Skin of Our Teeth’ is an absurd show at the right moment

Theater: This show’s time has come. Comment

In the Heights

Train-wrecked! Transit pundits pan streetcar at Heights panel

Brooklyn Heights: It is not too late to switch tracks! Comments (13)

Bridge Park activists honored at Heights civic’s annual shindig

Bridge ‘Park’: Three cheers for Brooklyn Bridge Park activists! Comments (4)

Line up for Emeline: Haitian songstress plays Brooklyn Center

Music: She sings the songs that make the whole island sing! Comments (1)

Oh, how novel: Beep picks ‘A Tree Grows in Brooklyn’ for city reading program

Prospect Heights: Borough President Adams judged a book by its cover — and he’s proud of it! Comments (3)

Tuesday, Feb. 28, 2017

Donovan duck! Ridge Rep. won’t hold public meetings here

Brooklyn Is Angry: A Bay Ridge congressman says he’ll never have a town hall meeting in Brooklyn after being mocked in signs plastered across the neighborhood and heckled the last time he showed up here. Comments (14)

O’Hara suing ex-DA Hynes for bogus voter-fraud conviction — and claims Assemblyman did his dirty work

Sunset Park: He’s raging against the Democratic Party machine. Comments (1)

New dimension: Park Slope virtual-reality arcade moving to Carroll Gardens

Boro of Nerds: Carroll Gardens’ newest bar will get you wasted — by space pirates! Comments (1)

Buzz words! Kids have f-u-n at Bed-Stuy spelling bee

Bedford-Stuyvesant: What’s better than a talking dog? A spelling bee! Comments (1)

Monday, Feb. 27, 2017


Crossing lines: Beep, Cuomo trade insults over Koscuiszko Bridge implosion

Greenpoint: It is trouble over bridged waters! Comments (10)

Greenpointers blow up over Kosciuszko Bridge demolition

Greenpoint: They say they should’ve been asked first — and think it could pollute the air. Comments (1)

Alums hope ‘Hamilton’ musical can save Erasmus Hall landmark

Flatbush: They’re not throwing away their shot. Comments (2)

Friday, Feb. 24, 2017

Mitchell-calmer: Clinton Hill co-op residents vote against privatization

Clinton Hill: The results are in — and “in” is the result! Comments (10)

Activists: City figures show Bridge Park is way undervaluing its properties

Bridge ‘Park’: They claim the park stands to rake in $300 million more than it has projected over the next 50 years. Comments (8)

Engineer: Kensington ‘Stable’ not living up to its name

Kensington: It is an un-stable situation! Comments (6)

On paw-trol! Meet Martin, the 60th Precinct’s station-house cat

Fuzzy Brooklyn: You can call him “the fuzz.” Comments (10)

Losing their religion: Catholic school may go public

Sunset Park: Call it a secular conversion. Comments (6)

Thursday, Feb. 23, 2017

Mitchell-drama! Clinton Hill co-op at war over whether to cash in

Changing Brooklyn: And now the pols are getting involved. Comments (12)
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