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'Brooklyn Baby' Book Features Kale Jelly and a Foodie Trip to Smorgasburg

The newly released children's book depicts a day in the life of a Brooklyn baby.

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Youth Football 'Redskins' Team Changes Name After Parents Complain

A couple of outraged Brooklyn parents argued that the Redskins name was racist.

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Spike Lee's Michael Jackson Celebration to Return After 3-Year Hiatus

"Brooklyn Loves Michael Jackson" is Spike Lee's celebration of the artist's birthday.

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Prospect Park Needs Your Help Battling 18-Foot Weeds

The Prospect Park Alliance is looking for volunteers for its Fight the Phrag campaign.

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Prospect-Lefferts Gardens Pride Fuels Brooklyn T-Shirt Business

A 15-year resident of the neighborhood is selling "PLG" pride shirts.

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'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.

Rockaway Park »

Police Offering $2K Reward to Solve Decades-Old Murder Mystery

The body of Patricia Shea was found in Prospect Park more than 30 years ago.

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5 Spots for Your Dog to Swim in New York City

DNAinfo New York rounded up the best places in the city to take your dog for a dip.

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

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

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Woman Rescues Dog From Prospect Park Lake

The woman swam about 350 feet into the lake after her pitbull Thursday.

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2-Year-Old Girl Drowns in Prospect Park Lake, Police Say

Divers pulled Ruhshona Kurbonova's body from the Brooklyn lake Saturday afternoon, police said.

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More Farmers Markets Set to Open Near Prospect Park

Farmers Markets are coming to Ocean Ave., Albany Ave., Dean St., Flatbush Ave. and Kingston Ave.

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Burning Man-Inspired 'Mindfulness' Festival Coming to Brooklyn Parks

MassBliss will offer yoga, meditation and "Breathing Booths."

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1980s Are Back at Roller Disco Coming to Prospect Park Rink

Dreamland Roller Disco is based on the Coney Island event of the same name.