Tuesday, Jan. 8, 2013

Art

Sense of an ending

The end of the world is coming — and it will be animated. Comment.
Sheepshead Bay

Three dead in Avenue U car crash

An out-of-control driver killed two people and cut his own life short in a horrific accident on Avenue U on Saturday, cops said. Comment.

Monday, Jan. 7, 2013

Borough-wide

Brooklyn’s lost world

Exploring the dark corners of the abandoned Domino Sugar factory and then canoeing down the East River in search of hidden, decaying spots on the shore is a typical weekend for Nathan Austin. Comment.
High School Sports

Jefferson football star chooses Clemson

Brooklyn’s best football player is headed to Clemson University. Comment.
Cinema

Hope Alice Springs eternal

Throw some gefilte fish on the barbie! Comment.

Sunday, Jan. 6, 2013

The Newsstand

Brooklyn Weekly is now online

Courier Life is proud to present the latest print edition of Brooklyn Weekly, which can be found each Sunday in the New York Post. Comment.
Borough-wide

Is he your spirit animal? Prospect Park’s feral Ghost Dog up for adoption

This dog will have to get used to a smaller backyard. Comment.

Saturday, Jan. 5, 2013

Big Screecher

He did it!

This week, Carmine witnesses the cops in action. Comments (1).
Borough-wide

Hip wedding expo says ‘I don’t’ to traditional ceremonies

Saying I do has never been so ironic. Comment.

Friday, Jan. 4, 2013

The Newsstand

Courier Life’s print editions are now online

Brooklyn Daily is proud to present the latest print editions of our Courier Life newspapers. Comment.
High School Sports

Stars collide as Lincoln tops South Shore

Two high school superstars butted heads in Thursday night’s game, as Lincoln’s Isaiah Whitehead had some choice words for University of Connecticut-bound Terrence Samuel. Comment.
Borough-wide

Brooklyn’s New Year’s babies ring in 2013

He was born to be a star! Comments (1).
Borough-wide

Big Brooklyn bus boost begins Sunday

Straphangers rejoice — Brooklyn is getting its buses back! Comment.
A Britisher’s View

Not gun-ho for Piers Morgan

Our columnist has a blast from the past for anti-gun loony — and disgraced British journalist — Piers Morgan, who is the subject of a petition to have him deported for his rabid denouncement of the Second Amendment’s right to bear arms Comments (1).
Coney Island

PHOTOS: Swimmers brave the cold for the 2012 Polar Bear dip in Coney Island

Who needs Hawaii in January? Comment.
24/7

Home on the stage: Silent Barn opens its doors to artists

There’s plenty of space in the barn for everyone. Comment.

Thursday, Jan. 3, 2013

Sheepshead Bay

UPDATE: Sheepshead Bay disaster recovery center opens

Sheepshead Bay residents who remain without heat and hot water got what they really wanted for Christmas — a disaster recovery center. Comment.
Marine Park

Police: Suspect robs clothing store

Plus a host of other crimes from Marine Park’s 63rd Precinct. Comment.
Standing O

Standing O is lifting those spirits again

Need a hand writing essays for those standardized tests? Not to worry, folks, Professor Rob Ostrom and Professor Caroline Hellman, educators du jour, have prepared a handbook that prepares City University of New York students for the writing test that qualifies them for college composition and future writing courses. The handy, dandy handbook, “CATskills: Mastering the CATW and College Writing,” is the GPA of navigating the College Assessment Tests in writing. Comment.
Bensonhurst

Police: Home intruder throws man out of wheelchair

Get ready for your weekly run down of crimes from Bensonhurst’s 62nd Precinct. Comment.
Flatbush

Cops find suspect in July robbery

Get ready for your weekly run down of crimes from the 70th Precinct. Comment.
Canarsie

NYPD: Suspect punches woman in restaurant

The arrest leads this week’s blotter from the 69th Precinct. Comment.
Crime

Cops: Suspect beats man with broom

Get ready for your weekly run-down of crimes from the 61st Precinct. Comment.
Crime

Cops: Man threatens woman with metal rod

Get ready for your weekly run-down of crimes from the 60th Precinct. Comment.

Wednesday, Jan. 2, 2013

Borough-wide

Test finds metal under Atlantic Ave. — rail booster thinks it’s a locomotive

That urban legend about an old locomotive buried under Atlantic Avenue may be more than just a train of thought. Comment.
Not for Nuthin’

On the radio pranking is just a fancy name for bullying

At what point does a silly prank become just plain bullying? And at what point do we say “enough is enough?” Comments (1).

Tuesday, Jan. 1, 2013

Borough-wide

Brooklyn’s 13 to watch in 2013

No one knows what the future holds — but that doesn’t mean we can’t make educated guesses. These movers, leaders, shakers, and makers will likely have a profound impact on Brooklyn in 2013, our panel of experts concluded. Comment.

Monday, Dec. 31, 2012

Borough-wide

Year in review: Hurricane Sandy was a storm like none before it

The waters have receded, the downed trees are gone, the crushed cars have been towed, and the power is back on for most — but Brooklynites across the borough are still reeling from the destruction that Hurricane Sandy left behind. Comment.
It’s Only My Opinion

Stan’s ‘Best’ and ‘Worst’ list for 2012

This week, our columnist reminds us of the highlights — and lowlights — of the year that was. Comment.
24/7

Don’t miss these bands in 2013

Our music expert highlights some on-the-rise acts bound to make noise in the new year. Comment.

Sunday, Dec. 30, 2012

24/7

New Year’s sky lights

Start the new year off with a public display of explosions! Comment.
Borough-wide

Say hello to the year’s end

Here’s where to dance and drink on New Year’s Eve. Comment.

Saturday, Dec. 29, 2012

Mill Basin

City will burn Hurricane Sandy debris — because it’s better for the environment!

Ladies and gentlemen, Floyd Bennett Field is burning. Comment.

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