Dining: This reality show is getting funky! Comment
Music: It’s a big show of little keys! Comment

This exhibit makes sense of our senses

Rhymes with Crazy: You won’t believe your eyes (or your ears or your fingers) when you head to the Musueum of Natural History. Comment

This exhibit makes sense of our senses

Rhymes with Crazy: You won’t believe your eyes (or your ears or your fingers) when you head to the Museum of Natural History. Comment

Let’s wise up about guns and terrorism

There have been multiple mass shootings in the last few weeks. In addition there was a terror attack by an individual using a truck. These incidents are becoming too common and must be dealt with in an intelligent, rational manner. Comment
Midwood: This library just turned a new page! Comment

The holidays are here in the Ridge!

Bay Ridge Nights: It is only the first weekend of December, but Bay Ridge is already filled with the Christmas spirit! Comment

Safety zone: City to study bollards for Boardwalk

A few weeks after two local pols called on the city to make Coney Island’s Riegelmann Boardwalk safer for pedestrians by installing fortified safety bollards at vehicle access points, the Parks Department confirmed that it is working with the police to study the proposal and determine how best to make the iconic walkway safer for the 14 million people who visit it each year. Comment

One Brooklyn pol says it’s easy being ‘green.’

Standing O: Environmental Advocates of New York has once again given Sheepshead Bay Assemblyman Steven Cymbrowitz its highest marks for legislatively supporting the environment. Comment
Theater: It’s a wonderful show! Comment
Bay Ridge: He won’t let them kick the Cosmos to the can. Comments (1)
Shopping: Call it fair weather! Comments (2)

Present time: Brooklyn’s holiday markets are open!

Present time: Brooklyn’s holiday markets are open!

Shopping: The Oddities Flea Market is great source of gifts for your goth nephew. The weekend festival, curated by Atlas Obscura, will be filled with taxidermy, antique medical tools, wax models of anatomical oddities, jewelry, dark fashion, odd artwork, and much more. Comments (2)

Deutsch to scuttle own firm by year’s end

Party Line: He’s taking a pay cut! Comment

Awfully funny: Comedian complains about everything at live show

Books: He’s a glass half-empty kinda guy. Comments (1)
Hospitals in Crisis: Administrators at the Brooklyn Hospital Center must cut checks to sexual-assault victims who they illegally charged for rape kits as part of a settlement the state’s top cop announced on Tuesday. Comments (7)
Digital editions: Instead of hyping our “best” “issue” ever, let’s try something different and hype a great Brooklyn band. Life in a Blender — long the official Brooklyn Paper house band — will be rocking Barbes and Hank’s Saloon next weekend, and you don’t want to miss Editor emeritus Gersh Kuntzman sing the ultimate gentrification song, “What Happened to Smith?” Be there! And keep hustlin’ Brooklyn! Read more…

Upzone smackdown: CB18 bows to opposition on rezone bid

Marine Park: She backed down on the upzoning. Comment

What killed the A&S name? How about ‘Miracle on 34th Street’?

Podcast: Author Michael Lisicky tells Vince how a movie made Macy’s more popular then “A&S’s.” Comments (4)

Driver hits, kills 14-year-old bicyclist

The youngster was crossing Fifth Avenue at 23rd Street at 6 pm on Saturday. Comment

Brewing trouble: Man touches himself in front of worker before attempting to rob Greenpoint cafe, police say

Greenpoint: Some creep tried to rob a Greenpoint coffee stand after pleasuring himself in front of a female barista on Nov. 21, cops said. Comments (1)

Straphanger gropes teen girl’s buttocks on subway, authorities say

Downtown: Police are searching for a good-for-nothing who they said grabbed a 16-year-old girl’s rear while aboard a D train on Nov. 6. Comments (1)

Driver hits, kills 14-year-old bicyclist on Park Slope street

Park Slope: The youngster was crossing Fifth Avenue at 23rd Street at 6 pm on Saturday. Comments (15)

Traffic stop becomes drug bust

Flatlands: What started as a routine traffic stop on on Nov. 25 escalated quickly when cops spotted various drugs in the vehicle — which turned out to be a stolen car, according to police. Comment
Fort Greene: It’s finally ready for a byte! Comments (8)

Police arrest Sunset Park man for allegedly vandalizing Islamic centers

Police have arrested and charged a Sunset Park man with two counts of criminal mischief after he allegedly vandalized a Bay Ridge mosque and a Sunset Park Islamic center on Nov. 11. Comment
Bridge ‘Park’: They’ve got an authority problem. Comments (5)
Bay Ridge: The city needs to do more to protect and secure Bay Ridge’s 69th Street Pier and other open spaces like it, Ridgites said after a still-unidentified 54-year-old man drove his car down and off the pier — which was missing one of its six protective metal bollards — in an apparent suicide in the early morning hours of Nov. 6. Comment
Event: This author is hex positive! Comments (2)

So much for preservation: Residents blast landmarks agency for okaying Ft. Greene Park plan with ‘meaningless’ changes

Meadows of Shame: They Greene-lit the project and locals are seeing red! Comments (6)

Fancy footwork: Gravesend bootmakers turn leather into gold

Shopping: These father-son bootmakers are quite a pair. Comment

Happy Thanksgiving!

Happy Thanksgiving!

Among the many things we are thankful for is the ability to spend Thanksgiving away from our desks and around a table filled with food, family, and friends. Also among them are you, our dear readers, who give us a reason to get up and report each day. We wish you a happy and bountiful holiday, and we’ll be back tomorrow with more news from around the borough.

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