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Homeless Advocate Plans Week-Long Stay in Washington Sq. Park

Yusef Ramelize will sleep in Washington Square Park for one week in August to raise money for charity.

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Women in the Village on Guard After Sex Assault

Village residents are wary after a woman was sexually assaulted last week.

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Drug Arrests Give Washington Square Parkgoers Flashbacks

Data collected in DNAinfo's new Crime & Safety Report shows that drug arrests in Greenwich Village rose despite drops citywide.

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Taste of the Village Event to Benefit Washington Sq. Park Cleanup Efforts

Almost 30 local restaurants will serve food and wine in the park for the annual Taste of the Village benefit Wednesday night.

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City Getting to Root of Washington Square Park Tree Deaths

The Parks Department says it's on the case as trees in Washington Square Park keep dying after the plaza and fountain were redesigned.

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Real-Life Superhero of Washington Square Park Featured in Documentary

An HBO documentary about real-life superheroes that debuted earlier this month features one of Greenwich Village's own.