The unofficial mayor of Coney Island claims the pharmacy giant used the Mermaid Parade’s logo without his permision — which he sees as an obscene attack against Brooklyn’s bawdiest march. Comments (7).
Maria De Lisandra’s father Carmine Carro establlished the Marine Park Civic Association — and the embattled field house will be named in her father’s memory — but she’s quitting the group her pop held dear. Comments (3).
Students at IS 201 celebrated the work of William Shakespeare at their annual Shakespeare Festival where they turned their school into a Renaissance fair. Check out all the fun in our slideshow. Comment.
The pair of controversial benches illegally bolted onto Fifth Avenue to displace a gyro cart have become welcome lunchtime seating, say food vendor customers who want to relax while they eat their chicken on rice and falafels. Comments (1).
Councilman Charles Barron landed the endorsement of retiring Rep. Ed Towns, giving the charismatic and controversial Canarsie politician a major boost in his House race against state Assemblyman Hakeem Jeffries. Comments (1).
The first boxing match at the Barclays Center will be a battle between Brooklynites — if Bensonhurst-born World Boxing Association welterweight champion Paulie “Magic Man” Malignaggi gets his way. Comment.