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Friday, March 27, 2015

Businesses rail against weekend L train closure

Williamsburg: They are raising L. Comments (16).

Cops seeking attempted rapist

Williamsburg: Cops are looking for a man who beat and attempted to rape a woman after following her into her Williamsburg apartment building. Comments (4).

Bartoonist hits a sweet spot

Bar Scrawl: Our drinking illustrator visits a combination bakery and bar in Crown Heights. Comments (1).

Five things to do in Brooklyn this week!

Editor’s Picks: Puppet burlesque, BritPop Bingo, and operathon, and other great things to do in Brooklyn, March 27–April 2. Comment.

Bay Ridge is still going green

Bay Ridge Nights: Over at BrooklynDaily.com, it is week four of Bay Ridge Nights’ exhaustive Saint Patrick’s Day coverage! Comment.

Cops: Man tried to lure child into car

Williamsburg: Police are searching for a man they say tried to lure an 11-year-old into his car and then followed her on foot for a short while before she ran away. Comment.

Thursday, March 26, 2015

Sit on it! Reynoso and Rizzo arrested at senior center protest

Williamsburg: They sat down for justice. Comments (8).

Growing pains: P’Slope group to explain how Methodist expansion will affect neighbors

Park Slope: Get the low-down on what is going up. Comments (1).

Bushwick native uses art and Etch-A-Sketch to fight gentrification

Art: A homegrown Bushwick artist is hoping to etch out some space for her neighborhood’s old school population. Comments (11).

The Nets’ home-team disadvantage

Flagrant Fowl: Crummy says the teams struggles in its own nest. Comments (2).

Ice-skating show brings People’s Playground to P’Park

Event: These kids looked as sharp as their skates. Comment.

‘Fearless’ parenting is the goal — not always the reality

Fearless Parenting: This week, Stephanie aspires to live up to the name of her column. Comment.

Wednesday, March 25, 2015

Marked absence: Sunset Parkers demand city build more schools for overcrowded district

Sunset Park: Parents from Sunset Park are giving the city an “F.” Comments (5).

Buffer solution: City plans protected bike lane on Greenpoint Avenue Bridge

Mean Streets: They’re peddling a safer way to pedal. Comments (12).

I wanna be your downward dog

New York swoll! Bar offers punk-rock workout classes

Fitness: Hey! Ho! Let’s go! Comments (5).

The best punk-rock workout songs

Fitness: ‘Blitzkrieg Bod’ instructor Haley Groat shared her favorite rock songs for building rock-hard abs. Comments (7).

Tuesday, March 24, 2015

Beep: Brooklyn needs a burn unit

Midwood: The two survivors of the Midwood fire that killed seven children on Saturday had to be sent out-of-borough to have their burns treated because Brooklyn doesn’t have a burn center, a situation Borough President Adams says he will remedy. Comments (13).

Irish ramblers

Bay Ridge: Ridge eyes were smiling during the neighborhood’s beloved St. Patrick’s Day Parade on March 22. See our slideshow for all the green-clad fun. Comments (3).

Vendors fleeing Brooklyn Flea, rival says

Shopping: They’re jumping fleas. Comments (6).

P’Height food writer offers modern twists on Passover staples

Books: These aren’t your bubbe’s matzo balls. Comments (1).

Authors share obscure history of Greenpoint

Books: These guys really get to the point. Comments (4).