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More cops, cameras should control unruly crowds in Brooklyn Bridge Park, president says

Officials at Brooklyn Bridge Park say this summer season will be safer and saner season this summer thanks to stepped up police enforcement and a rash of new surveillance cameras that hope to prevent the outbreaks of mayhem that have marred the waterfront oasis in years past. … Full Article

Oh snap! Cold spring may make Botanic Garden's cherry blossom festival unbe-leaf-able

Come for the Japanese culture, come back for the cherry blossoms. … Full Article


Crown Heights board chair resigns after controversy

Brooklyn Community Board 9, representing Crown Heights South and Prospect-Lefferts Gardens, has lost is fourth chair in four years, according to The Q at Parkside.  … Full Article

Edible Art: A Hot Dog Bus is coming to Brooklyn Bridge Park this summer

Get your hot dogs here! Brooklynites won't have to travel to Nathan's in Coney Island to get delicious (yet dangerously greasy) hot dogs this summer. … Full Article

Time to get cracking on a permanent pool in Brooklyn Bridge Park, officials say

The insanely popular Pop-Up Pool in Brooklyn Bridge Park will be dismantled after this summer’s season, and the pressure is building to get a substitute in place before the dog days of 2019. … Full Article

BRIC takes home five New York Emmy Awards

BRIC, the leading presenter of free cultural programming in Brooklyn, won five awards at the 61st annual New York Emmy Awards on Saturday. … Full Article

Gorgeous Greenpoint mural brings life to otherwise dour corner

Peter Kirchhausen had a building and a dream. And the owner of 903 Manhattan Avenue spent tens of thousands of dollars to realize it: cover an entire side of the four-story building with a glorious, colorful mural by Swedish artist Ola Kalnins. … Full Article

VIDEO: Taxi driver holds up traffic to snag money flying on Manhattan Bridge

A sharp-eyed taxi driver briefly snarled midday traffic on the Manhattan Bridge on Wednesday — but for probably the only forgivable reason: He spotted cash flying around. … Full Article


VIDEO: Victim of El Chapo leads rally against Sean Penn in Brooklyn Heights

Protesters disrupted an appearance by actor Sean Penn in Brooklyn Heights on Tuesday night, protesting the sometime journalist for interviewing alleged drug kingpin Joaquin “El Chapo” Guzman rather than helping authorities apprehend him. … Full Article



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