Carroll Gardens

Brooklyn-Queens Expressway (credit: CBS 2)

Designers Propose Changes To BQE In Brooklyn

At a community meeting, designers unveiled three possible ways to fix the ditch that would include reducing noise, improving safety and making this grim area just a little bit prettier.


Friends and family of Carmen and Michael Ojeda (center) rally for Briana's Law, a bill that would require annual NYPD CPR retraining. Briana Ojeda died shortly after a cop failed to administer CPR during an asthma attack.

City, NYPD Sued In Brooklyn Girl’s Asthma Death

The family of Briana Ojeda, 11, has filed suit against the city after an NYPD officer allegedly refused to administer CPR to their daughter, who later died at an area hospital.



Bringing High Fashion To The Full Figured

Brooklyn native Lisa Dolan owns Lee Lee’s Valise, a plus-sized clothing boutique in Carroll Gardens.

CBS New York–10/11/2010

Some Carroll Gardens residents are using their front yards to show off more than just their gardens.

No Parking? Brooklyn Residents Get Creative

Carroll Gardens is an area known for its large, front gardens, but some homeowners have found another use for their front yard property – parking spots.


Connie Campbell (Photo/CBS)

Brooklyn Woman Says Granddaughter Tried To Evict Her

A Brooklyn woman is fighting back against her granddaughter and her lawyer — who she says carried out a foreclosure scheme to steal her Carroll Gardens home.