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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.

Williamsburg »

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

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

Williamsburg »

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.

Williamsburg »

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.

Brighton Beach »

Teen Shot While Thwarting Attempted Robbery Brighton Beach High School

The victim, 17, tried to break up a robbery in a park near Williams E. Grady H.S. in Brighton Beach.

Greenpoint »

McCarren Park Pool's Recent History Captured in New Photo Exhibit

The photos will be displayed shortly before the pool's reopening on June 28.

South Street Seaport »

New $2.1M Pearl Street Playground Opens Downtown

Pearl Street Playground reopened on June 1 after $2.1 million in improvements.

Park Slope »

Parking Watchdog Issues Citizen Citations

Drivers in Park Slope have started finding notes under their windshields.

Williamsburg »

Cooper Park Barbecue Grills Bring Neighbors to a Boil

Neighbors are protesting the barbecues that the Parks Department began installing this week.