This Week In BKLYNER: Free School Supplies For Kids, Karaoke For Seniors & More

Erwin Wurm’s Hot Dog Bus, Brooklyn Bridge Park, Pier 1, on view and handing out hot dogs until August 26 (Photo: Nathan Haselby)

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Boerum Hill: BPL Pacific Branch Reopens After Renovations

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Brooklyn-wide: Where To Pick Up Or Donate Free School Supplies In Brooklyn

Sunset Park: Mega-Development Plans Revealed for Sunset Park

Brooklyn-wide: Parking Meter Rates Will Double Next Month In Some Brooklyn Neighborhoods

Greenpoint: Pulaski Bridge Closed to Traffic Weeknights ‘Til September

East Williamsburg: Dine Across East Williamsburg at Grand Street Restaurant Week!

Prospect Heights: DOT To Modify Clear Curbs Pilot On Flatbush Ave

Brooklyn-wide: Borough President Kicks Off Karaoke Contest For Seniors

Bay Ridge/Coney Island: Jeffries Endorses Lustig-Elgrably for NYS Assembly

Ditmas Park/Kensington: Cortelyou Road & Coney Island Avenue Intersection To Get A Redesign In September

Boerum Hill: Council Member Levin Questions Scale Of 80 Flatbush

East Williamsburg/Crown Heights/Brighton Beach: Police Look for Answers After Three Deaths in Three Brooklyn Neighborhoods

Downtown Brooklyn: New Details on Proposed Atlantic Avenue Detention Center Expansion

Brooklyn-wide: Restaurant News: Bakeries, Bowls & Bye-Bye Pok Pok

Coney Island: Access A Ride Strands Neighbor in Manhattan

Park Slope: Turn Brooklyn T.E.A.L. And Raise Awareness For Ovarian Cancer

Central Brooklyn: Similar Safety Precautions, Peace Concert to Precede J’Ouvert 2018

Canarsie: L train will continue to run from Rockaway Parkway to Bedford Avenue in Brooklyn – Canarsie L Train Town Hall

Carroll Gardens: Ugly Baby Ranks #3 On Bon Appétit’s List Of America’s Best New Restaurants

Crown Heights: One Dead, Three Injured in Crown Heights Apartment Fire

Ditmas Park: Have You Seen Twig Terrariums’ Resident Hamster, Princess Ophelia?

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