Brooklyn Courier

Monday, Feb. 11, 2013

Fort Greene

Plays show little has changed since Matthew Shepherd’s murder

The true story of one of America’s most notorious hate crimes will come to Brooklyn in an epic five-hour production. Comment.
DUMBO

Meet the parent: Talk show host invites guests to chat with his dad

How would your dad’s jokes fare on late night? Comment.

Sunday, Feb. 10, 2013

Gowanus

Morrissey fans get what they want

If you’re planning on spending Valentine’s Day locked inside your bedroom crying and listening to Morrissey croon, remember — misery loves company. Comment.

Saturday, Feb. 9, 2013

Gowanus

The writing’s on the skin: Historians share tales of tattoos, love, and tragedy

Diamonds are forever, but ink is more specific. Comment.

Friday, Feb. 8, 2013

Cobble Hill

Romance unleashed: Women and their dogs get together for Valentine’s day

Grab your heart-shaped kibbles, there’s puppy love in the air. Comment.
Park Slope

Boogie tights: Funky vintage shop party comes to Park Slope

It will be like shopping for an episode of “Mad Men” — directed by John Waters. Comment.

Wednesday, Feb. 6, 2013

Williamsburg

Money maker: Artist gives Williamsburg and Greenpoint their own form of currency

Mary Jeys is carrying a torch for a time when money was spent locally. Comment.

Tuesday, Feb. 5, 2013

Park Slope

City: Slope salon ran gambling ring

One Park Slope salon has had a brush with the law. Comment.

Monday, Feb. 4, 2013

Brooklyn Heights

Turning the page on the Brooklyn Heights library

The Brooklyn Public Library wants to cut off its nose to save its face. Comment.

Friday, Feb. 1, 2013

Brooklyn Heights

Brooklyn Heights Synagogue shelter opens to men

The respite bed shelter at the Brooklyn Heights Synagogue is getting a sex change. Comment.
DUMBO

Bookish attractions

What does $5 get you in a DUMBO cathouse — a poem job. Comment.

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