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McCarren Pool Seeks Snack Bar and Vendor Proposals

The city has issued a request for proposals for food vendors at McCarren Pool.

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Williamsburg Parks Seek New Leader to Fill Two Roles

The Open Space Alliance and the Parks Department are seeking a new leader, the OSA board said.

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For McCarren Pool Security, Swimmers Turn to 'Lock Man'

Angel Wilburn estimated $250 in sales daily for selling swimmers locks outside McCarren Pool.

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Teens' Fight Near McCarren Pool Led to Arrests at Giglio Feast, Cops Say

Two teens who allegedly assaulted a girl after a McCarren Pool swim were arrested at the Giglio Feast.

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Cops Use Pepper Spray to Break Up Latest McCarren Pool Fight

Cops arrested three men at McCarren Pool Tuesday night.

Far Rockaway »

Renovated Rockaway Beach Park to be Unveiled

The park in Far Rockaway features a new lawn near Beach 19th Street and pavilion at Beach 30th Street.

Williamsburg »

Teen Stabbed in McCarren Park

McCarren Park was the scene of a vicious stabbing Friday night.

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Yoga, Films, and a Kids' Book Truck Hit North Brooklyn Parks

McCarren and other parks are about to be packed with mainly free events.

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McCarren Pool Opens to Swimmers

Mayor Michael Bloomberg cut the ribbon to the pool Thursday.

Williamsburg »

McCarren Pool Opens Today

The 37,950-square-foot pool opens for swimmers at 2 p.m. Thursday.

Greenpoint »

McCarren Pool Opens With Mayor Bloomberg to Cut the Ribbon

McCarren Pool's ribbon cutting is at 9:30 a.m. Thursday.

Sunset Park »

Sunset Park Eases Alternate Side Parking, Ending 34-Year Fight

Drivers find long-awaited relief in southwest Brooklyn.

Fort Greene »

Ft. Greene Park's Different Closing Times Prompt Discrimination Fears

Fort Greene Park has two different closing times at entrances near public housing and private homes.

Williamsburg »

City Admits it Has No Concrete Plan for Promised Waterfront Space

The city admitted it lacks a concrete plan to give Williamsburg public space promised in 2005.

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Williamsburg Community Demands Open Space Promised by City in 2005

The city hasn't delivered on its promise of 30 acres of waterfront space, local leaders claim.