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Dining: That’s a lot of bier, folks! Comment
Music: They have really elevated the concert experience! Comment

Weekend Reads: Booksellers give us their recommendations

Books: Brooklyn booksellers give their top picks for Aug. 10! Comment
Editor’s Picks: This we’ve got Marvin Gaye’s music, a beer bash, cinema in the sand, and much more! Brooklyn is the place to be! Comment

Nerd of Avon: Prospect Heights bar combines Shakespeare and sci-fi

Theater: What a piece of work is a Batman! Comment
The city will spend almost $9 million to revitalize social services and other local resources in Brownsville — including more than $5 million to renovate a neighborhood community center — in response to the mass shooting that left one dead and 11 injured last month, Mayor Bill de Blasio announced on Tuesday. Comments (8)
Park Slope: Fun-loving Brooklynites partied it up at dueling community events promoting public safety in Prospect Park on Tuesday — one run by the Police Department and another run by a group of civil rights activists. Comments (2)
Theater: This actor is the shihtzu! Comment

Cops charge man in connection with East New York rape

Cops arrested an East New York man who allegedly raped a woman in Linden Park after she attempted to brush off his sexual advances, according to authorities. Comments (1)
Williamsburg: It’s not duck, or rabbit season — it’s basketball season! Comment
Coney Island: Cops are investigating the mystery of a decomposing body found by the Coney Island boardwalk on Tuesday. Comment
Standing O: A New Jersey man went above and beyond for his Bergen Beach pal last month, when he laid down on the operating table to give the greatest gift of all — a kidney! Comment
Fort Greene: Call it a pilot-less program. Comments (2)
Mill Basin: Management at an Avenue U Home Depot in Mill Basin has converted their hardware store’s parking lot into a gardening center, forcing senior and disabled shoppers to navigate a challenging maze of planters and fences to reach the entrance. Comments (4)
Prospect Heights: Hundreds of mourners gathered at Grand Army Plaza on Monday to grieve the recent victims of numerous mass shootings and to demand Congress enact tougher gun laws. Comments (18)

Coney Island man cuffed for allegedly shipping illegal rifle parts to Russia

Coney Island: A Coney Island man faces 20 years behind bars following his arrest Tuesday morning for allegedly exporting illegal gun parts to Russia. Comment

Abandoned tyke reunited with mom following southern Brooklyn odyssey

Gravesend: Police reunited a 4-year-old girl who had been abandoned by a school bus driver in southern Brooklyn with her mother Monday night, after city Department of Environmental Protection workers rescued her earlier in the day. Comments (1)

Cops hunt for suspect behind fatal Crown Heights stabbing

Crown Heights: Police are searching for the lowlife who brutally stabbed another man to death in Crown Heights in July. Comment

Cops find 1-year-old boy who was inside car when it was stolen in Crown Heights

Crown Heights: Cops have found the 1-year-old boy who was in a car when it was stolen in Crown Heights Monday, according to authorities. Comments (10)

Brighton Beach honors slain neighbor at memorial softball game

Marine Park: The game must go on. Comment
Three cheers for NYC Health + Hospitals, which was recently honored as one of the best care providers in the nation for patients suffering heart failure. Comment

Women nab merchandise from Homecrest clothing store

Cops are hunting a pair of shoplifters who looted a Kings Highway children’s department store on July 26. Comments (4)
More than 360 classrooms in Brooklyn public schools are contaminated by toxic lead particles, the Department of Education announced last week. Comments (3)

Brute slashes man’s face, attempts to burglarize Bensonhurst home: NYPD

Bensonhurst: Cops are hunting the slasher who cut a man’s face inside a 64th Street construction site last week, before immediately attempting to loot someone else’s Bay Ridge Avenue home. Comments (4)

Gunman shoots four people at Crown Heights candlelight vigil: NYPD

Crown Heights: A gunman opened fire at a candlelight vigil in Crown Heights early Monday morning, sending four people to local hospitals with serious injuries, according to authorities. Comment

Cops search for thief who stole a phone and cash from sleeping teen in Sunset Park

Sunset Park: Police are searching for the crook who swiped an iPhone and $400 off a sleeping 19-year-old on 56th street last week. Comments (2)
Williamsburg: Police are looking for a man who they believe attacked another man with his own cane on Grand Street on July 22. Comment

Cops seek thieves wanted in connection with back-to-back robberies

Canarsie: Police are hunting a band of thieves wanted for two back-to-back robberies in Brownsville and Canarsie last month. Comment

Brooklyn man faces lengthy prison sentence for Sunset Park murder: DA

Sunset Park: A Sunset Park man faces 25 years to life in prison for allegedly gunning down a man who was sleeping in his 51st Street home earlier this year, according to District Attorney Eric Gonzalez. Comment

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One dead, four hospitalized after FDNY records high carbon monoxide levels in East Williamsburg building

Williamsburg: FDNY fire marshals are investigating elevated carbon monoxide readings recorded inside an East Williamsburg building where a man was found dead Saturday morning, according to authorities. Comment

Thief who made off with $1,200 in Sunset Park burglary remains on the lam

Sunset Park: Cops are hunting the goon who made off with more than $1,000 in a Sunset Park burglary on Monday. Comment
Park Slope: Scuba cops rappelled from a helicopter into Prospect Park Lake amid the very dramatic rescue of an allegedly “erratic” swimmer on Aug. 1. Comments (3)
Brooklyn District Attorney Eric Gonzalez is pushing back against a new Trump Administration policy that would give federal authorities the ability to deport immigrants for past convictions — even after a state judge has vacated them. Comments (6)

Robbers attack straphangers in Kensington, Windsor Terrace crime spree: NYPD

Kensington: Police are hunting a group of thieves wanted for a string of violent subway robberies in Kensington and Windsor Terrace last month. Comments (8)

Cops ID man suspected of shooting teen girl in Bed-Stuy

Bedford-Stuyvesant: Police have identified a man suspected of shooting a teenage girl at a Bedford-Stuyvesant Playground last month. Comments (3)

Power-tool couple: City to rename street after beloved Park Slope tool purveyors

Park Slope: Call it a sign of respect! Comments (2)
Standing O: These green thumbs are taking gardening to new heights! Comment
City parks with an ecological resiliency are expanding across the outer boroughs, with the latest proposal for a green-space below the nearly-finished Kosciuszko Bridge on the Brooklyn side of Newtown Creek. Comments (3)
Mill Basin: A volunteer cleanup crew discovered a human jawbone while bagging garbage in Floyd Bennett Field earlier this year, which the city’s Chief Medical Examiner recently tied to a decomposing body recovered from the Mill Basin park in 2016. Comments (4)

Sinkhole nearly swallows car in Bushwick

Bushwick: It’s the pits! Comments (3)
Photo Galleries: A Brooklyn man was arrested for allegedly soaking two traffic cops with a water bottle in Queens last week. Comments (12)

Cops hunt perv wanted in connection with two Park Slope sexual assaults

Park Slope: Cops are hunting the creep who sexually assaulted two women within 10 minutes on July 29 in Park Slope, according to authorities. Comments (4)
Greenpoint: New York’s Bravest engaged in an hours-long struggle to quell an inferno that gutted a Greenpoint industrial building early Thursday morning. Comment
Marine Park: A collision between a private car and a school bus left eight people hospitalized in Marine Park Thursday morning. Comments (2)
Marine Park: A gunman opened fire on a group of teenagers filming a rap video in Marine Park on Tuesday night. Comments (7)

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