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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.

Downtown Brooklyn »

Group Wants $7M to Improve Route to Barclays Center

The Downtown Brooklyn Partnership hopes to improve Flatbush Avenue between Dekalb and Fourth avenues.

Prospect-Lefferts Gardens »

Planet Fitness Moving Into Phat Albert Discount Shop on Flatbush Avenue

The mammoth discount clothier and home supply store will soon share space with a new budget gym.

Bed-Stuy »

Select Bus Service Rolls Out on Nostrand Avenue

The express bus line serves Williamsburg, Bed-Stuy, Crown Heights, Flatbush, Midwood and Sheepshead Bay.

Flatlands »

4 Families Left Homeless by Flatlands Fire, Red Cross Says

The fire spread through all three floors of a home on East 35th Street, the FDNY said.

Crown Heights »

Psychedelic Street-Art Makeover Eyed For Funky Flatbush 'Trees'

The 1970s-era sculpture at Flatbush and Ocean avenues could get a street-art update. 

Flatbush »

Police Hunting for Two Gunmen in Flatbush Attacks

A man and woman were shot early Saturday at Clarendon Road and Flatbush Avenue.

Flatbush »

Man Wanted for Robbing Flatbush Bank

The suspect was wearing glasses, a green shirt and a black jacket at the time, police said.

Park Slope »

Controversial Park Slope Nightclub Reimagined as Kids Arcade, Report Says

A backer of Kemistry plans to open a "social club for teenagers," according to a local blog.

Park Slope »

Kemistry Lounge Co-Owner Arrested for Allegedly Selling Drugs

One of the men behind the controversial bar Kemistry was arrested in March on a drug-sale charge.

Park Slope »

Controversial Kemistry Lounge to Make Another Try for Liquor License

The embattled nightclub is making another appearance before the State Liquor Authority this week.