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Monday, May 4, 2015

Yet another Brooklyn arts chief retires

DUMBO: Don’t put down that champagne flute just yet! Comment.

Bugging Out

Under the covers: P’Slope author pens book about bedbugs

Books: This book is not a horror novel, but it will strike fear into your heart. Comment.

Bedbugs: Fact or fiction?

Bedbugs — they’re certifiably terrifying, but not everything you have heard about the little creeps is true. We asked Park Slope author and “bedbug shrink” Brooke Borel to sort the fact and fiction. Comment.

Bards to recite Coney-inspired poems on the Wonder Wheel

Books: What an a-muse-ment park! Comment.

Sunday, May 3, 2015

A Happy (worried) Mother’s Day!

Rhymes with Crazy: Lenore’s reasons not to worry, and her rally to get kids to walk home from the park — by themselves! Comments (1).

Saturday, May 2, 2015

What to read this week

Books: Brooklyn booksellers give their top picks. Comments (1).

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Friday, May 1, 2015

MTA revamping ramps to Verrazano approach

Bay Ridge: The Metropolitan Transportation Authority is rebuilding and moving ramps on the Brooklyn side of the Verrazano-Narrows Bridge — stirring up what the bridge’s original engineer called a “spaghetti pile” of existing ascents. Comments (12).

Junk vintage store closes N. Ninth St. outlet

Williamsburg: The Williamsburg vintage emporium has closed one of its two stores after the landlord raised the rent. Comments (3).

Crummy: It is all down to D-Will tonight

Flagrant Fowl: The Nets needs to win at Barclays tonight, which means the Nets needs Deron Williams on his game, says our avian NBA commentator. Comment.

Five things to do in Brooklyn this week!

Editor’s Picks: Free walking tours, a massive record fair, “Bob’s Burgers” burlesque (no, really), and other great things to see and do in Brooklyn, May 1–7. Comment.

Go ringside in the Ridge!

Bay Ridge Nights: The “fight of the century” is this weekend, and our pals at know where to watch it in Bay Ridge. Comment.

Thursday, April 30, 2015

Wham! BAM: Thank you, ma’am!

Fort Greene: Brooklyn’s cultural elite celebrated outgoing Brooklyn Academy of Music President Karen Brooks Hopkins at a gala on April 29. Comment.