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Prospect-Lefferts Gardens Working Moms Fundraise for New Web Series

"47 Secrets to a Younger You" creators Laura Frenzer and Rohana Kenin plan to film the series in June.

Flatbush »

Mom 'Lucky' After Being Shot Watching a Prospect Park Little League Game

The bullet was fired by a 14-year-old boy, police said.

Williamsburg »

8 Things to Do in Your Brooklyn Neighborhood This Weekend

Go to a bacon picnic or take a tour of the inside of Park Slope brownstones.

Park Slope »

Prospect Park 'Paris is Burning' Screening Draws Online Criticism

A free showing of the 1990 documentary is part of the Celebrate Brooklyn! festival this summer.

Flatbush »

Gunman Arrested in Shooting of Woman and Teen by Prospect Park, Sources Say

A teenage boy shot a woman in the shoulder and a teen girl the leg Tuesday afternoon, sources said.

Prospect-Lefferts Gardens »

VIDEO: 27 Guinea Pigs Abandoned in Box at Prospect Park

Sean Casey Animal Rescue rounded up the guinea pigs from Prospect Park on May 9.

Bed-Stuy »

8 Things to Do in Brooklyn's Neighborhoods This Weekend

Bike through the borough, check out neighborhood portraits, or visit a local crafts market this weekend.

Park Slope »

Man in Pleated Khakis Sings the Heck Out of '80s Pop Hit on F Train

A subway trio treated an F train car to a cover of Level 42's 1986 hit "Something About You."

Park Slope »

Flooded Prospect Park Path and School Air Conditioning Win Taxpayer Funding

The school air conditioning and park path were among District 39's participatory budgeting winners.

Park Slope »

Kids Treating New Prospect Park Sculpture Like a Jungle Gym, Artist Says

Artist Leonard Ursachi wants kids to interact with his sculpture "Fat Boy," not attack it.

Park Slope »

Brush Fire Breaks Out in Prospect Park

The fire started near the intersection of 16th Street and Prospect Park West, the FDNY said.

Prospect-Lefferts Gardens »

New Grilling Area Coming to Prospect Park for Memorial Day Weekend

Locals have been lobbying for new spots to barbecue on the park's east side for more than a year.

Park Slope »

Park Slope Library Could Get Storytelling Garden and Knuffle Bunny Statue

Residents can vote to fund the project with City Councilman Brad Lander's participatory budgeting.

Prospect Heights »

Documentary on Feminist Fireworks Display Coming to Brooklyn Museum

The screening of Judy Chicago's "Butterfly for Brooklyn" pyrotechnic display will take place April 9.

Bed-Stuy »

6 Things To Do in Your Brooklyn Neighborhood This Weekend

Embrace the warmer weather with some bird watching and end the weekend with some vaudeville.