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Tuesday, June 20, 2017

Borough President puts up funds to restore historic Erasmus Hall Academy Building

Flatbush: Call it a gift from the Adams administration. Comments (3)

Good Eats: Food fest will showcase the borough’s best

Dining: Brooklyn feeds the world! Comment

Monday, June 19, 2017

Slice of soul: Eclectic combo Evolfo headlines Pizza Fest

Music: If pizza be the food of love, play on! Comment

Hey there, short stuff! Nitehawk celebrates mini movies

Cinema: They’re taking their shows on the road! Comment

Sunday, June 18, 2017

The very great story of a very bad student

Rhymes with Crazy: He was left back in first grade — but now look at him! Comments (1)

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Saturday, June 17, 2017

What to read this week

Books: Brooklyn booksellers give their top picks. Comment

Friday, June 16, 2017

Five things to do in Brooklyn this week!

Editor’s Picks: The Mermaid Parade is this weekend, and there’s lots more happening all week! Brooklyn is the place to be! Comment

Poe and poetry: Quaint and curious show wraps audience in words

The Butcher of Flatbush Ave. Extension: It’s dinner and a shroud. Comment

Cyclones start up!

Cyclones are ready to roll: Team enters season with new manager, high hopes

The Ride: Get your popcorn ready, Coney Island, the Cyclones are back! Comment

Cyclones 2017 events calendar! ‘Seinfeld,’ Star Wars nights return

The Ride: The forecast calls for Cyclones and a shower — of promotions and giveaways — at MCU Park in Coney Island this summer. Comment

Thursday, June 15, 2017

It’s grrr-eat! Local fifth-graders write, publish rescued tiger’s tale

Park Slope: They gave children’s book a whole new meaning. Comments (6)

Healthy buzz! Spiked smoothie bowls intoxicate Ft. Greene foodies

Fort Greene: They’re drunk on wellness! Comments (4)

Mer-made to party: Where to go after the Mermaid Parade

Nightlife: The sirens will be going all night! Comments (2)

Food on view: Cecconi’s opens on Dumbo waterfront

Dining: A swank new spot in Brooklyn Bridge Park! Comments (1)

The Brooklyn Paper is in Sessions

Page 1: The suggestion that The Brooklyn Paper has participated in any collusion or was aware of any collusion to hurt this borough — which The Paper has served with honor for nearly 40 years — or to undermine the integrity of the news-producing and disseminating process, is an appalling and detestable lie. The Paper is not stonewalling. The Paper is following the historic policies of its forefathers which demand we keep hustlin’ Brooklyn!

Wednesday, June 14, 2017

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O’Malley! Moses! The devil of Brooklyn is crowned on BPR!

Podcast: On this week’s show, author Jerry Podair makes the case that Robert Moses — and not Walter O’Malley — is to blame for the Dodgers leaving Brooklyn. But host Vince DiMiceli says he’s dead wrong. Take a listen and find out how Judge Gersh Kuntzman rules! Comments (3)

Ruff competition! Dolled up doggies compete in Coney costume contest

The whole competition went to the dogs — but that was the plan! Comments (1)

Bklyn man killed on Citi Bike is service’s first fatality

Brooklyn Heights: A Brooklyn Heights man died after a charter bus hit him as he rode a Citi Bike on Monday. Comments (7)

Outsider art: See a surreal trailer park in Red Hook

Weird Art: You’re just going to have to see it. Comment

Clean sweep! ‘Broom’-wielding Bostonians defeat New Yorkers in quidditch match at B’Bridge Park

Brooklyn Heights: It was Hogwarts near Hudson! Comment

Tuesday, June 13, 2017

TODAY ON BPR

We figure out who is to blame for the Dodgers’ move west!

Brooklyn Paper Radio: Our editor says it was Walter O’Malley’s fault. Our historian guest, Jerold Podair, says Robert Moses. Today, they’ll make their case and Judge Gersh Kuntzman will rule. Then, Sal Albanese joins in on the fun. Comments (1)

Borough president slapped with life-time ban from Sunset Park Puerto Rican Day Parade

Sunset Park: Borough President Adams has been banned for life from the Sunset Park Puerto Rican Day Parade after pulling out of a town hall organizers asked he attend as a condition of walking in the march. Comments (14)

Brooklyn Pride!

Pride hits Park Slope! Bklyn celebrates queer community with 21st annual event

Park Slope: Kings County has never been prouder of its queens. Comments (3)

Somber send-off: Pride concludes with vigil for Pulse shooting victims

Park Slope: They were not too proud to forget. Comments (3)

Puppy party! Local dogs, owners celebrate at shelter’s street fair

Fuzzy Brooklyn: It was a dog’s day out! Comment

Student skippers: Teen sailors take to East River in handmade boats

Brooklyn Heights: It’s their first step toward first mate! Comment

Rising stars: P’Slope students receive civic council honors

Park Slope: Brooklyn’s leaders of tomorrow are improving their neighborhoods today. Comments (3)

Monday, June 12, 2017

Tantalizing tour! Locals get sneak peek inside still-shuttered Bossert Hotel

Brooklyn Heights: How suite! Comments (4)

It’s finally dung! Long-awaited composting toilet arrives in Prospect Park

Park Slope: Brooklyn’s Backyard is putting your poo to work! Comments (4)

Social swindle! Cons use info from digital networks to conduct ‘virtual kidnappings’

Call it an insta-scam. Comment

Friday, June 9, 2017

Civil righteous: Hillary Clinton urges voting, praises diversity in address to Medgar Evers graduates

Crown Heights: She may have lost, but she found her voice. Comments (15)

B’Bridge Park honchos, Heights Association return to court to argue Pier 6 case

Brooklyn Heights: The legal battle over the fate of the lawn has begun. Comments (12)

Queer beer: Threes Brewing launching ‘Gender Neutral’ beer for Pride

Event: Taste the rainbow! Comments (5)

Thursday, June 8, 2017