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Jamaica »

Overgrown Queens Wasteland Transformed into Vibrant Garden

Locals are growing tomatoes, eggplants and other vegetables in the newly renovated garden.  

Crown Heights »

4-Story Building Could Replace Crown Heights Community Garden

The construction plans at 115 Rogers Ave. would take over the Roger That Garden plot.

Washington Heights »

Schools and Parks Win Big in Uptown Participatory Budgeting Vote

An outdoor fitness center, a community food garden and playgrounds for two schools won the most votes.

Columbia Street Waterfront District »

Red Hook Jazz Festival Returns to Community Garden in June

The eighth-annual Red Hook Jazz Fest is slated for June 14 and 21.

Crown Heights »

Bergen Street Community Garden Gets Protection From Development

The community garden joined the Brooklyn Queens Land Trust, which means it can't be sold or developed.

Upper West Side »

Overgrown Lot Next to Ray's Pizza to Become Community Garden

An Upper West Sider has plans to convert a West 82nd Street space into a vibrant garden this spring. 

Crown Heights »

Bar With 'Miami Beach' Vibe to Open in Early February Off Nostrand Avenue

King Tai Bar will open soon in a gutted one-story building next to a community garden in Crown Heights.

Crown Heights »

8 Homes, 2 Churches and a Garden on Crown Heights House Tour This Weekend

Ticket sales from the annual event go toward the preservation group Crown Heights North Association.

Crown Heights »

Community Gardeners Fighting Orders to Leave Will Paint New Mural Saturday

Roger That Garden members plan to paint a "Save the Garden" mural this weekend.

Prospect-Lefferts Gardens »

Police Intervene After 2 Men Try to Tear Up Maple Street Community Garden

Michael and Joseph Makhani claimed to own the garden lot but couldn't prove it, members said.

Columbia Street Waterfront District »

Brooklyn Chefs Battle Over Grilled Sandwiches to Benefit Local Garden

The Amazing Garden will host its fourth annual grilled sandwich competition on Saturday.

Chinatown »

Garden Grows Fresh Veggies in Columbus Park

A health center built the new garden to encourage kids to be more physically active.

Crown Heights »

Crown Heights Community Garden Boarded Up as Members Protest

Contractors put up wooden boards around Roger That Community Garden.

Long Island City »

Solar-Powered Art Installation Lights Up Community Garden After Dark

Flux Factory's "Nightlight" solar-powered exhibit will be at the LIC Community Garden through June 28.

Upper West Side »

Farm-to-Table Restaurant Jacob's Pickles Launches High School Internship

The eatery will train two students from Urban Assembly for Green Careers in the restaurant trade.