Gowanus

Gowanus residents protest a parole facility. (Credit: CBS2)

Safety Among Concerns For Gowanus Residents Protesting Parole Facility

If the state has its way thousands of state parolees will start reporting to a massive facility on Second Ave in January, but a lawsuit from neighbors is trying to stop that from happening.

11/20/2014

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Police Searching For Alleged Park Slope Cell Phone Snatchers

Police are searching for two female suspects who allegedly snatched a cell phone from a woman’s hands as she sat on the subway in Park Slope, Brooklyn.

11/16/2014

A surveillance image of a car allegedly used in a hit-and-run that left a 46-year-old woman injured at Union Street and Fourth Avenue in Brooklyn. (Credit: NYPD)

Police Release Photo Of Car Allegedly Involved In Brooklyn Hit-And-Run

Police on Friday released a photo of the vehicle that was allegedly involved in a hit-and-run that left a woman critically injured earlier this week in Brooklyn.

11/07/2014

Brooklyn Hit-And-Run

Woman Critically Injured In Hit-And-Run At Busy Brooklyn Intersection

A woman was left in critical condition Wednesday afternoon, after a hit-and-run in Brooklyn.

11/05/2014

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Goat Heads Found Hanging From Telephone Pole In Park Slope

Cell phone video shows two skinned goat heads hanging high above a Brooklyn intersection on Tuesday morning.

11/04/2014

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Own A Piece Of Cinematic History While Helping Save The Environment

Own a piece of movie history and help save the environment– it’s a deal almost anyone would sign up for.

10/17/2014

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Museum Showcasing Morbid Anatomy Set To Open In Brooklyn

A new museum was set to open in Brooklyn this weekend, promising a fascinating journey into the dark side.

06/27/2014

Royal Palms Shuffleboard Club

Everyday You’re Shufflin’

Royal Palms Shuffleboard Club, a new addition to Gowanus’ nightlife scene, merges hipster culture with hip replacement culture, with 10 regulation shuffleboard size courts, indoor food trucks, tropical cocktails and craft beer.

06/10/2014

The Kentile Floors sign has stood for 60 years in Gowanus, Brooklyn. (Credit: Alex Silverman/WCBS 880)

Iconic Kentile Floors Sign In Gowanus Might Come Down

The owner of the Gowanus building that houses the 60-year-old Kentile Floors factory sign has filed permits with the city’s Buildings Department to remove it.

06/05/2014

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NYC’s Best Bars With Board Games

Connect Four, Apples To Apples and Sorry! aren’t just for kids. Check out NYC’s best bars with board games the next time you’re feeling competitive.

05/19/2014

FILE -- A New York Police Department car. (Photo by Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

Victim Hospitalized In Critical Condition Following Gowanus Hit-And-Run

Police are looking for a hit-and run driver who left a 27-year-old man in critical condition on Saturday morning.

05/10/2014

Joey Alexander

10-Year-Old Piano Prodigy From Indonesia Takes New York By Storm

Joey Alexander is only 10 years old, but he has musical talent well beyond his years.

05/07/2014

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NYC’s 5 Best Ethiopian Restaurants

For the best in Ethiopian food in New York City, try one of the places listed below. Once there, relax into the atmosphere, make sure your hands are clean (after all, you’ll be using them, […]

03/24/2014

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Best Barbecue In Brooklyn

Quality BBQ is well represented in New York City. The barbecue food trend has crossed the river into Brooklyn, with many restaurants worth a trip to the outer borough.

02/03/2014

A city official said the Gowanus Canal is most likely not to blame for sewage backing into homes in Park Slope, Brooklyn. (Credit: Getty Images)

Proposed Sewage Tank Threatens Future Of Popular Gowanus Pool

The ‘Double D’ pool, as it has become known, exists amid blocks of post-industrial landscape, just a stones throw away from the Gowanus Canal; the pool has been a vital resource for families and children for decades.

06/29/2013

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