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Prospect Park to add two new pedestrian entrances along Flatbush Avenue strip

Prospect Park’s Flatbush Avenue dead zone is about to be jolted back to life. Officials on Wednesday will reveal two new pedestrian entrances along the park’s eastern perimeter, currently a half-mile-long stretch without an access point. … Full Article

Come see landmark-worthy West Midwood

A thank you is in order to the late Henry Meyer of Germania Real Estate & Improvement Co. He bought Jon Lott's farm and built West Midwood. … Full Article

The Russos reminisce about their West Midwood house

Ron and Diane Russo believed in Victorian Flatbush in the bad old days when residents fled the place in droves. The couple paid $100,000 for a big old house on a street where nobody wanted to live.  … Full Article

An 1870s Clinton Hill mansion gets White House-style columns and a black aluminum facade

It’s a renovation fit for a president — or unfit, depending on whom you ask. … Full Article

See Mary Pickford's house and other fine sights in landmark-worthy Ditmas Park West

A century ago, when silent films were all the rage, America's most famous actress almost became a Brooklyn resident. … Full Article

The Vitagraph Smokestack will live on, developer says

The Vitagraph Smokestack will live on. … Full Article

The Coney Island Boardwalk could still become a concrete sidewalk, preservationists warn

Even being named a city landmark won't save the Coney Island Boardwalk from becoming a sidewalk, preservationists warned Tuesday. … Full Article

Should the Coney Island Boardwalk be landmarked? Make your voice heard

Should the Coney Island Boardwalk be landmarked?

Here's your chance to make your voice heard on this matter. … Full Article

Come see landmark-worthy Beverley Square East and West

It's time to stitch together the patches in the quilt. That's how preservation advocates describe the micro-neighborhoods that make up Victorian Flatbush. … Full Article

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