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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.

Prospect Heights »

Severed Goat Head Discovered Again in Brooklyn Park

A woman walking her dog found what appeared to be a baby goat head at Dr. Ronald McNair Park.

Prospect-Lefferts Gardens »

Friends of Beloved Dog Walker Plan Prospect Park Memorial

Lawrence Cassella, 38, died on Jan. 28 after a four-month battle with a rare immune system disease.

Park Slope »

Prospect Park's Popular Dog Beach Will Get a Makeover

The city Parks Department said it plans to spruce up the beach, including new seating.

Park Slope »

How to Meet Single Dog Owners in the City

DNAinfo rounded up tips on how to meet and date other single dog owners.

Park Slope »

Man Hit by Flying Manhole Cover After Explosion Near Prospect Park

A manhole exploded on Prospect Park West near Fifth Street, shattering windows and injuring two people.

Ditmars »

Winter Storm Wreaks Havoc on Travel in NYC

Snow, sleet and rain have triggered manhole explosions, stalled subways and slippery sidewalks.

Windsor Terrace »

Lark Cafe Owner to Open 'Family-Friendly' Spot in Windsor Terrace

Elk, a cafe by the same owner as Ditmas Park's Lark, will open Jan. 23 at 154 Prospect Park Southwest.

Greenwich Village »

Greenwich Village Braces for Blizzard

Residents lined up for groceries, batteries and beer to prepare for the oncoming storm.

Prospect-Lefferts Gardens »

PHOTOS: See Brooklyn Artist's 'Twisted' Living Room and Park View Sculpture

Artist Patrick Jacobs' exhibit opens this week at the Pierogi Gallery in Williamsburg.

Prospect-Lefferts Gardens »

Teen Punched Woman on Subway in Brooklyn, Police Say

The assault happened near the Prospect Park stop on the B/Q line, police said.

Park Slope »

Parks Dept. Puts a Stop to Spinning Playground Equipment After Injuries

Parents say the Parks Department went too far when it welded spinning playground equipment into place.

Civic Center »

Parks Boss' Schedule Shows He Met With Rich & Famous, But Few Local Groups

Commissioner Mitchell Silver had sitdowns with celebrities and billionaires about their pet causes.