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The Old Stone House and venues throughout the city mark the Battle of Brooklyn with a series of events.

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Presidents from George Washington to Barack Obama have spent time in the borough.

Bed-Stuy »

The New Bed-Stuy Boxing Center will be honored this month for its dedication to youth in the community.

Governors Island »

The rare Arctic bird made its home on the Island for the first time this winter season, officials said.

Union Square »

The 25-year-old woman grappled with the thief to stop him from escaping on an R train.

Upper West Side »

The New-York Historical Society is showcasing quilts, flags, uniforms, and other objects in a new show.

Washington Heights »

The Morris-Jumel Mansion is hosting spooky events for $40,000 for a complete restoration.

Park Slope »

Foodies can sample Revolutionary War cuisine at events marking the anniversary of the Battle of Brooklyn.

Park Slope »

J.J. Byrne Playground got a $6 million facelift that references the area's Revolutionary War history.

Upper East Side & Roosevelt Island »

The Met museum reopens its American wing, celebrating "Washington Crossing the Delaware."

Washington Heights & Inwood »

DNAinfo tagged along as a paranormal investigation team scoped out the site of many supernatural rumors at the Morris-Jumel mansion, the oldest house in Manhattan.

Manhattan »

From Inwood Hill Park, to the Merchant House Museum in NoHo and the Upper West Side's the Dakota, Manhattan is full of haunted locations for those in need of a real Halloween scare.

Washington Heights & Inwood »

Tours of three architectural treasures in Washington Heights are included in the ninth-annual Open House New York weekend.

Murray Hill, Gramercy & Midtown East »

Community Board 5's Parks Committee voted unanimously in favor of an artist's bid to dress the George Washington Statue in Union Square in tourist gear.