Prospect Park

Car crashes into Newtown Creek, driver not found

From condoms and corpses to trash and tires, residents of North Brooklyn are accustomed to seeing unusual objects floating in Newtown Creek. But what one person discovered in the toxic waterway on Friday morning was one of the more extraordinary findings. … Full Article

Former Brooklyn Heights Library site, Pier 6 developments move ahead

Plans to market two controversial high-rise condo developments — 280 Cadman Plaza West, at the site of the former Brooklyn Heights Library, and one of the two towers at Pier 6 in Brooklyn Bridge Park — are underway. … Full Article

Transit Wireless: Straphangers made more than 280 million subway calls in 2017

Subway riders hate having to wait a long time for their trains on their way to work in the morning, but there’s at least one part of the transit system that they love. … Full Article

Brooklyn Chamber of Commerce study offers glowing picture of business climate

Brooklyn is booming! That’s the assessment of the Brooklyn Chamber of Commerce (BCC), which recently issued a report looking at the borough’s economic climate. … Full Article

National Organization for Women demands justice for Prospect Park rape victim

Fallout continued this week over a notorious Brooklyn rape case that was recently solved after more than two decades amid sharp criticisms of the treatment of the victim by police and the media.  … Full Article

City Tech student selected for prestigious int’l cooking competition

It’s the dream of a lifetime for serious chefs. … Full Article

NYC moving controversial doc statue to Green-Wood

Mayor Bill de Blasio said on Friday that the city will move the statue of a 19th century doctor who experimented on female slaves from its pedestal in Central Park to Green-Wood Cemetery in Brooklyn, where the doctor is buried. … Full Article

No Rest for the Weary: Inside Brooklyn’s 26.2-hour marathon rave

Caffeine could do only so much by hour eight. … Full Article

Fog envelops the Brooklyn Bridge

Icons in the mist. Here's the Brooklyn Bridge, shrouded in fog that keeps rolling up the East River. Over there, a runner clad in shorts is striding past the Manhattan Bridge. … Full Article


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