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Where to Watch Outdoor Movies in NYC This Summer

From Memorial Day through Labor Day, you can catch an outdoor movie nearly every night in NYC. 

Williamsburg »

McCarren Hotel to Continue Serving Poolside Booze Despite Noise Complaints

Parties with lots of noise and light go on until 3 a.m. during the summer, locals said.

Williamsburg »

Vincent Abate, Williamsburg Community Board Chair for 34 Years, Dies at 96

Abate dedicated his life to serving Williamsburg and Greenpoint.

Greenpoint »

Artist Uses Discarded Glass, McCarren Park Turf to Create Mini Sculptures

Raimundo Rubio finds material for his artwork in the streets and parks of Greenpoint.

Williamsburg »

Man Hit with Bat and Robbed in McCarren Park Handball Court, Police Say

A group of eight to 10 men surrounded the man and demanded money, according to police.

Williamsburg »

Diesel Jeans Opening Pop-Up on Bedford Avenue

Diesel will be opening on the ground floor of a luxury development.

Williamsburg »

VIDEO: 'Hipster Twister' in McCarren Park Stuns the Brunch Crowd

A tornado lookalike swirled on a baseball diamond in Williamsburg, a witness said.

Greenpoint »

New Greenpoint Gym to Offer Triathlon Training and Rooftop Yoga

The Brooklyn Athletic Club will have rooftop yoga, a triathlon center and babysitters.

Greenpoint »

Smashed Light Bulb From McCarren Park's New Ballfield Lamp Found on Ground

A shattered bulb from a ballfield light pole replaced after Hurricane Sandy was found on the ground.

Greenpoint »

McCarren Park Dog Run Revamped with New Grounds and Wind Screen

The dog run at Driggs and Union avenues includes new wood chips and a wind screen.

Greenpoint »

Teen Hospitalized by Bullies Stays Home as School Fails to Act, Mom Says

The mom of a girl bullied at Frances Perkins Academy said the school has been no help.

Greenpoint »

Teen Siblings Hospitalized After Bullying Nightmare at Greenpoint School

Two siblings were attacked by their classmates at Frances Perkins Academy, police said.

Williamsburg »

'Pub Runners' Group Chases Late-Morning Jogs With Early Happy Hours

When a bartender couldn't find jogging buddies with her schedule, she started her own group.

Greenpoint »

Homeless Man Dies in Greenpoint Park Amid Cuts to Local Shelter Funding

A man froze to death in McGolrick Park last week as advocates learned funding had been cut for a shelter.