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Prospect Heights »

Elderly Woman Struck and Killed by Dump Truck Near Barclays Center

The 77-year-old woman was hit crossing Flatbush Avenue Monday afternoon. 

Crown Heights »

MAP: Development Booming in Crown Heights and Prospect-Lefferts Gardens

There are more than a dozen major construction projects underway or planned for the area.

Prospect-Lefferts Gardens »

'Flatbush Trees' Sculpture Awaits Multicolored Makeover as Locals Fundraise

An installation artist needs $10,000 to begin a long-planned refurbishment of the Brooklyn fixture.

Clinton Hill »

Meet the 8 Animals Keeping NYC Cute

From a barking deer to grazing goats, the city is full of curious (and cute) creatures.

Crown Heights »

Suspects Sought in Two Daylight Armed Robberies in Crown Heights

Both gunpoint muggings took place this month in the 71st and 77th precincts.

Prospect-Lefferts Gardens »

Nurse Killed by Car Hours After Being Offered New Job, Family Says

Sokhna Niang of Staten Island was hit on Flatbush Avenue, police said.

Prospect Heights »

Doughnut Plant Opening on Flatbush Avenue, Owner Says

Mark Isreal will open his third doughnut bakery in Prospect Heights this October.

Prospect-Lefferts Gardens »

Straphanger Stabbed After Refusing to Give Up Wallet, NYPD Says

Two men tried to rob a passenger on a Q train Tuesday, police said.

Mill Basin »

Man and Woman Killed in Mill Basin Crash, Police Say

Christina Wipper, 18, and Philbert Williams, 20, died in a two car crash Monday evening, police said.

Prospect Heights »

CityMD Preparing Move to Longtime Dominican Restaurant Space

El Gran Castillo de Jagua left Flatbush Avenue and Park Place after 32 years.

Park Slope »

Crime Drops at Atlantic Center Mall, Police Say

There's been a 25 percent crime drop since 2012, the commanding officer of the 78th Precinct said.

Prospect-Lefferts Gardens »

Lobster Rolls and Whiskey Coming to Flatbush Avenue Gastropub

Kalkin Narvilas, who owns Italian eatery Cent'Anni in Crown Heights, is planning a new gastropub.

Prospect-Lefferts Gardens »

Jeweler Pistol-Whipped for Diamond Earring in Flatbush Ave. Robbery: NYPD

A 70-year-old jeweler thwarted robbers who attacked him at his Flatbush Avenue shop, police said.

Downtown Brooklyn »

Mural Keeps Future Plaza Green in Winter Months

Steve Powers recently finished a mural in Future Plaza, off Flatbush Avenue.

Prospect Heights »

World's Tallest Modular Building Takes Shape at Barclays Center

Modular units started to be put in place next to the Barclays Center at Dean Street and Flatbush Avenue.

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