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Park Slope Police Precinct to Replace Parking Spot With Bike Corral

The 78th Precinct asked the DOT to install a bike parking corral in front of their stationhouse.

Crown Heights »

VIDEO: 5Pointz Graffiti Artists Expand into Brooklyn with 9/11 Mural

Muralists painted the wall of a Crown Heights hardware store for the anniversary of Sept. 11.

Crown Heights »

Crown Heights Site for 80-Foot-Tall Building Sells for $17.5M

The property is a portion of a larger lot bought for $7.5 million in 2008.

Crown Heights »

Brooklyn Gay Bar That Opened in 1962 Highlighted in Documentary

The Starlite Lounge closed in 2010 after its building's landlord sold the space.

Crown Heights »

'Broad City' Illustrator Paints Huge Yellow Mural Celebrating Crown Heights

Mike Perry said he hopes his work will be the first in a series of public art on Bergen Street.

Crown Heights »

80-Foot-Tall Apartment Building Could Replace Crown Heights Industrial Site

Permits for the 100,000-square-foot building were filed this week.

Crown Heights »

Bergen Street Bar Vows to Be Affordable Neighborhood Watering Hole

The new spot will open on Bergen Street at Nostrand Avenue in November, its owner said.

Prospect Heights »

Beast Bar Closing Its Doors After a Decade on Vanderbilt Avenue

The owner said she plans to take a break and wants to take a road trip with her dog.

Crown Heights »

Pizza Moto Delivery, Beer Hall and Ramen Burgers Coming to Dean Street

1000 Dean Street officially opened Thursday, with office space now and food on the way.

Park Slope »

Second Gorilla Coffee Shop to Offer Java Education

Gorilla Coffee's Bergen Street shop will encourage interaction between customers and baristas.

Crown Heights »

Crown Heights Parents Band Together to Replace Kids' Play Space

Parents plan to open The Stomping Ground indoor play space on Franklin Avenue in January. 

Gowanus »

Gowanus Residents Fighting Community Garden

President Street residents say the city is trying to force a garden onto their block.

Cobble Hill »

Man Struck by G Train at Bergen Street Station, Officials Say

The incident halted train service on the F and G lines, which resumed with delays.

Central Harlem »

Three Police-Involved Shootings Across the City Saturday

One suspect was sent to the hospital with a bullet wound but was later charged, police said.

Crown Heights »

New Boutique Offers Handbags and Hair Extensions on Gritty Block of Bergen

From belts to baubles, leather bags to hair extensions, a Brooklyn designer offers 'spa' experience.