Saturday, April 29: Brooklyn Bookstore Crawl

Saturday, April 29: Brooklyn Bookstore Crawl

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Saturday, April 29: Brooklyn Bookstore Crawl
Brooklyn Bookstore Crawl: On National Independent Bookstore Day, visit the borough’s many independent bookstores, including Greenlight Bookstore. Free. 9 AM. Greenlight Bookstore, @@686 Fulton St. between S. Elliott Place and S. Portland Avenue@@, (718) 246–0200, www.bkbookstorecrawl.org Related Related posts: Saturday, April 1: Target First Saturday at the Brooklyn Museum Saturday, April 29: Brooklyn Folk Festival […]
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Shots fired after attempted robbery near Brooklyn College

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Shots fired after attempted robbery near Brooklyn College
Gunfire erupted near Brooklyn College Tuesday afternoon following an attempted robbery, police sources said. The incident happened at E. 27th Street and Campus Road, near the Brooklyn College library, around 4 p.m., the sources said. There were no injuries. The shots were fired after the victim of a failed robbery attempt returned to the scene… […]
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Brooklyn father who beat, burned 3-year-old son gets 10 years

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Brooklyn father who beat, burned 3-year-old son gets 10 years
A Brooklyn father was sentenced to 10 years in prison Tuesday for viciously beating his 3-year-old son. Related
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Marco! Polo! Somebody help!: Mom-and-pops gather to save Brooklyn as we know it

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Marco! Polo! Somebody help!: Mom-and-pops gather to save Brooklyn as we know it
See this story at BrooklynPaper.com. By Matt John for Brooklyn Paper These guys have got a lot on their plate. Brooklyn restaurateurs and business owners gathered at the Marco Polo Ristorante Tuesday to hash out ways Brooklyn’s mom-and-pops could can stay profitable at a time when rents continue to rise, labor costs are going through […]
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Elite Brooklyn school won’t change prom date over Ramadan conflict

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Elite Brooklyn school won’t change prom date over Ramadan conflict
Students at elite Brooklyn Tech HS petitioned to change the date of their senior prom next month because it conflicts with the Muslim observance of Ramadan — to no avail. The prom will go on as planned, despite more than 240 people signing a Change.org petition, which argues that some of the school’s Muslim students… […]
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Knowledge Always Afloat at Brooklyn Waterfront Museum

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Knowledge Always Afloat at Brooklyn Waterfront Museum
If you’re looking for some summer fun, then jump aboard the Waterfront Museum in Brooklyn. Related
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Brooklyn will see more cops wearing body cameras

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Brooklyn will see more cops wearing body cameras
More Brooklyn cops will start using body cams in June, NYPD officials said Monday. “Next month, [more] officers in Brooklyn will begin wearing the cameras, followed by more precincts in each of the five boroughs in successive months through the fall,” Police Commissioner James O’Neill said at a City Council hearing on public safety. The… […]
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Brooklyn hit-and-run crash lands 8-year-old girl in hospital

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Brooklyn hit-and-run crash lands 8-year-old girl in hospital
An 8-year-old girl was critically injured in a hit and run crash in Brooklyn Saturday, officials said. Related
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Sylvan Esso play it right at kinetic Brooklyn Steel show

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Sylvan Esso play it right at kinetic Brooklyn Steel show
Bangers and ballads brought to you by Amelia Meath and Nick Sanborn. Related
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Man, 35, dies of gunshot wound to head in Brooklyn

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Man, 35, dies of gunshot wound to head in Brooklyn
A man died after being shot in the head and upper body in a car in East Flatbush on Sunday, police said. Related
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Two robbers stab man at Brooklyn subway station

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Two robbers stab man at Brooklyn subway station
Two robbers stabbed a man at a Brooklyn subway station Sunday afternoon, police said. Related
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Back on Track: Nine Brooklyn N Train Platforms Reopen

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Back on Track: Nine Brooklyn N Train Platforms Reopen
The Manhattan-bound platforms of nine stops in Sunset Park and Bensonhurst had been undergoing an extensive makeover since January 2016. Related
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After Fleeing Bias at Home, Gay Russians Say It Persists in Brooklyn

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After Fleeing Bias at Home, Gay Russians Say It Persists in Brooklyn
On Saturday, about 200 people rallied in Brighton Beach to protest discrimination in what was described as the country’s first Russian-speaking march for lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender people. Related
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Police Search for Brooklyn Hit-and-Run Driver Who Plowed into a Child and Sped Off

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Police Search for Brooklyn Hit-and-Run Driver Who Plowed into a Child and Sped Off
Police are still searching for the driver they say hit a young girl in Marine Park, Brooklyn and then sped away. Related
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New Yorkers from All Walks of Life Run the Brooklyn Half Marathon Saturday

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New Yorkers from All Walks of Life Run the Brooklyn Half Marathon Saturday
Tens of thousands are making their way across 13.1 miles of Brooklyn this morning for the borough’s half-marathon. Related
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Teen escapes police custody for two hours in Brooklyn

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Teen escapes police custody for two hours in Brooklyn
A youth who was arrested for robbery and assault escaped police custody and was on the loose for two hours early Sunday, cops said. Related
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Bride and Groom Runners Tie the Knot at Brooklyn Half Marathon

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Bride and Groom Runners Tie the Knot at Brooklyn Half Marathon
Two runners tied the knot during the Brooklyn half marathon Saturday. Related
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Changing of the guard at the Brooklyn Bar Association

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Changing of the guard at the Brooklyn Bar Association
See this story at BrooklynPaper.com. By James Harney Brooklyn Paper Once again, it was out with the old, in with the new. The Brooklyn Bar Association unveiled its newest leadership roster on May 5 at its annual meeting in Brooklyn Heights, bidding farewell to outgoing president Frank Seddio and welcoming his successor, Aimee Richter. Seddio, […]
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Loud noise sparks wild stampede at Barclays Center in Brooklyn

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Loud noise sparks wild stampede at Barclays Center in Brooklyn
Concertgoers panicked at the Barclays Center in Brooklyn on Friday night after a loud noise sparked fears of a shooting. Related
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