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Upper West Side »

Police Patrols Increased After 3 Muggings in Central Park, Officials Say

There were three robberies in the park over the past weekend, police officials said Monday. 

Bed-Stuy »

Borough President Calls on Brooklyn Teens to Join Community Boards

Teens over the age of 16 can join the decision-making process on city boards.

Fort Greene »

Teen Breaks Officer's Elbow During Arrest While Making Rap Video: Police

The teen fractured the police officer's elbow after he attempted to put handcuffs on him, police said.

Park Slope »

Woman Beaten on G Train After Asking Teens Not to Curse Near Kids: Police

A 14-year-old girl was charged with assault after the alleged attack on the G train, police said.

Prospect Heights »

VIDEO: Youths and Police Clash After Fight Outside Barclays Center

The video shows police breaking up a large fight among a group of approximately 75 youths. 

Bed-Stuy »

Bed-Stuy Residents Rally Against Gun Violence

The rally was aimed at keeping teens away from guns.

Concourse »

Bronx Teens Pushing for Sex Education Reform in City Schools

Sex ed needs to acknowledge the realities of teens' lives, a Morrisania group said.

Upper East Side »

16-Year-Olds Take Step Closer to Serving on Community Boards

A committee resolution to let 16- and 17-year-olds serve will now go before the full City Council.

Washington Heights »

Scissors-Wielding Teen Girls Arrested for Muggings in Uptown Park

Two 15-year-old girls threatened to stab people in Fort Tryon Park if they didn't hand over valuables.

Crown Heights »

Teen Photographer Gets Solo Exhibit at Crown Heights Cafe

Nimba Cafe is displaying 17-year-old Nahshon Outten's portraits of Brooklyn teens. 

Bed-Stuy »

Vanessa Williams Joins Bed-Stuy Supporters for Reconnect Cafe Grand Opening

Reconnect Cafe takes teens off the streets and helps them to learn the "culture of work."

Upper West Side »

UWS Library Gets $1M for New Bathrooms and Teen Center

The new bathrooms will replace a single aging facility, and the renovation will add a teen center. 

Cobble Hill »

Music Shop Calls on Kid Musicians to Band Together in Cobble Hill

Musicians' General Store is hosting Rock'Scool, a music school for young and adult performers.

Bed-Stuy »

Coffee Shop Keeps Kids Off the Corners in Bed-Stuy

Re-Connect Cafe, at 139 Tompkins Ave., provides economic opportunity as well as a new outlet for kids.

Midtown »

Teens Map City's Free Arts Shows

Fourteen high schoolers are building a guide to the boroughs' varied art scenes.