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October, 2018

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Gounardes: Golden should lose job, driver’s license

Bay Ridge: State Sen. Marty Golden (R–Bay Ridge) should have his driver’s license revoked, according to his Democratic challenger, Andrew Gounardes, in his inaugural appearance on Brooklyn Paper Radio on Oct. 19. Comments (1)
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On BPR: Heights Association brain trust on the destruction of the Promenade

Brooklyn Heights: A pair of Brooklyn Heights civic gurus discussed their ongoing effort to convince officials to do everything they can to avoid turning the Brooklyn Heights Promenade into a highway during the city’s repairs to the Brooklyn–Queens Expressway on the latest episode of Brooklyn Paper Radio. Comments (7)

September, 2018

Crown Heights: Political newcomer Zellnor Myrie, who stunned some Brooklyn Democrats with an impressive primary-election win over sitting state Sen. Jesse Hamilton, joined an all-new episode of Brooklyn Paper Radio yesterday to discuss the major upset that put him one step closer to clinching the Senate seat that he will likely again compete with Hamilton for in November’s general election. Comment
Boerum Hill: The Boerum Hill councilman said his decision on the controversial project may come down to just how dense it actually is. Comments (5)
Boerum Hill: Boerum Hill Councilman Stephen Levin — who yesterday pushed his body’s vote on the polarizing complex to Thursday, its last possible day — will fill our hosts in on the compromise he wants to see, but has yet to reach, with builder Alloy Development. Comments (7)

August, 2018

Coney Island: The man behind the Mermaid Parade and the Coney Island Sideshow by the seashore (“One of the longest runing off-Broadway plays in history!”) says the best is yet to come for the People’s Playground. Comments (2)
Podcast: Kings County’s commander in chief is calling on locals to share photographs of the city’s best borough taken throughout the decades as part of a visual-history project that he is filling our hosts in on during today’s all-new episode of Brooklyn Paper Radio. Comments (2)
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State Sen. Martin Dilan says his challenger was a Republican from Florida

Williamsburg: State Sen. Martin Dilan doubled down on his verbal assault on the Florida immigrant to Brooklyn who is challenging him for his seat in Albany on the latest edition of Brooklyn Paper Radio. Comments (4)

Today on BPR: North Bklyn state senator seeking ninth term makes case for keeping seat

Podcast: A North Brooklyn state lawmaker with eight terms under his belt joins Brooklyn Paper Radio today to explain why voters should send him back to Albany for another two years instead of the democratic socialist running a grass-roots campaign to defeat him in this September’s Democratic primary. Comments (2)

July, 2018

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On the Radio: Learn how you can help revive Gage and Tollner restaurant

Podcast: It was a chophouse with chops, and now St. John Frizell and his team want to bring it back. Hear how you can get in on the action. Comment
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On BPR: Meet our awesome interns!

Podcast: It takes a village to put out a newspaper every week (and a website every day, and a podcast periodically), and on the latest edition of Brooklyn Paper Radio, we give you an inside listen into the lives of some of the villagers. Comment

June, 2018

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Hey Siri! Play me the latest Brooklyn Paper Radio podcast!

Podcast: That’s all you need to say to hear our most-recent episode! Comment
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Find out what to do this summer on Brooklyn Paper Radio

Podcast: Are you ready for the summer? Are you ready for the good times? Comment
Podcast: Human rights should have no party affiliation, according to the councilman from Bay Ridge, who joined an all-new episode to discuss the ongoing case of a pizza delivery man facing deportation after he was detained while dropping off food at Fort Hamilton Army Base earlier this month. Comments (24)
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On BPR: There’s life — and artifacts — in the Gowanus Canal!

Podcast: The Gowanus Canal is home to microbes that can only live there — because every other place in the world is just too clean! Comment

May, 2018

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On BPR: Bill Harris determines what neighborhood you live in!

Podcast: Dyker Heights or Bath Beach? Bay Ridge or Blythebourne? Boerum Hill or Gowanus? Park Slope or, well, you get the idea. Where does a neighborhood begin and where does it end? Listen to our latest episode to find out. Comment
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Rep. Yvette Clarke on BPR: The new tax deal stinks (unless you’re rich)

Podcast: Congresswoman Yvette Clarke told Brooklyn Paper Radio that the new Trump tax plan is only rocket fuel for the super rich. Comments (6)

April, 2018

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Park Slope mom: How I stopped worrying and learned to love Trump

Podcast: It finally happend: Stephanie Thompson, our fearless parent from Park Slope, has admitted she loves our orange president. But does she really? Tune in to find out! Comment
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Hacked! Activist claims foreign entities stole his poll

Boerum Hill: A Fort Greene man says a simple survey on his website about a controversial tower near his home suddenly received international attention — and lots of “Yes” votes — from people who shouldn’t care about it at all. Comments (10)
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On BPR: ‘Comedians You Should Know’ David Drake and Mike Lebovitz tell us why they love quality content

Greenpoint: Just like that found on BrooklynPaper.com, and at their show every Wednesday night! Comment
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Former Editor Gersh Kuntzman sings his new hit folk song!

Carroll Gardens: Joan Baez is fighting to save a historic Carroll Gardens home — and her crusade has inspired our own in-house bard! Comments (1)
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State Sen. Brian Kavanagh talks budget, BQE on BPR

Podcast: The Brooklyn Heights legislator pays his first visit to the show! Comment

March, 2018

Podcast: Or, as we like to call it, “unemployed.” Comments (6)
Podcast: Councilman Brad Lander and Transportation Alternatives’ Paul Steely White discuss how to make Brooklyn’s streets safe for pedestrians — especially children. Comments (13)
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On BPR: Teamster says long hours make it tough for his drivers to stay safe

Podcast: Drivers behind the wheel of private garbage trucks are so overworked they can barely keep their eyes open near the ends of their shifts — which usually happen when kids are heading off to school, a union rep for truckers told Brooklyn Paper Radio’s hosts on another scintilating episode. Comment

February, 2018

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On BPR: Marine Park needs to go historic!

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On BPR: Marine Park needs to go historic!

Marine Park: The case for turning quaint Marine Park into an historic district was made on the latest episode of Brooklyn Paper Radio by real estate agent Jerry Minsky. Comments (10)
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Food for dirty thoughts: Sexual-fetish expert tantalizes with tales from her trade on BPR

Podcast: This week’s episode of Brooklyn Paper Radio got so steamy, we produced two versions — uncut and censored — of the scintillating show. Comment

January, 2018

Podcast: Speaking on Brooklyn Paper Radio, the beep said its time we crack down on drivers who kill or mame pedestrians or bicyclists. Comments (11)
Podcast: What does a swan sound like when it screams? Comment
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Hear it! Tabor Court resident wants to stop development at Angel Guardian home

Podcast: Pauline “Doll” Castagna joins Vince to talk about her plans for the largest development site in Southern Brooklyn! Comments (1)

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