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Friday, March 27, 2015

Businesses rail against weekend L train closure

Williamsburg: They are raising L. Comments (1).

Bartoonist hits a sweet spot

Bar Scrawl: Our drinking illustrator visits a combination bakery and bar in Crown Heights. Comment.

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.

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. Comment.

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 (3).

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. Comments (1).

‘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! Comment.

The best punk-rock workout songs

Fitness: ‘Blitzkrieg Bod’ instructor Haley Groat shared her favorite rock songs for building rock-hard abs. Comments (5).

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).