McCarren Park

McCarren Rink opens, Nov. 15, 2013. (credit: Peter Haskell/WCBS 880)

McCarren Rink Opens To Skaters

The rink will be open from 11 a.m. to 10 p.m. seven days a week until Jan. 4, 2014

11/15/2013

(credit: NYC Parks)

With Temperatures On The Rise, City Pools Open For The Summer

Crowds at Brooklyn’s McCarren Park Pool were smaller, for Thursday’s opening, than they were last summer. But, the smaller crowds didn’t ruin the fun for 12-year-old Kiera.

06/27/2013

Police at McCarren Park Pool - Brooklyn, NY - Jul 19, 2012 (credit: Marla Diamond / WCBS 880)

Renovations In Brooklyn’s McCarren Park Will Do Away With ‘Hipster Lake’

Renovations have gotten underway in McCarren Park in Greenpoint, Brooklyn, with the goal of doing away with the giant puddle known as “Hipster Lake.”

01/22/2013

Rachel Massey

Pregnant Woman Robbed Of iPhone, Chases After Thief In McCarren Park

Rachel Massey was pushing her child in a stroller around 5 p.m. Tuesday when she said she was approached by a teenage boy who pointed a gun at her and demanded her iPhone.

10/19/2012

Kids enjoying McCarren Pool (Credit: DNAinfo/Meredith Hoffman)

‘Toilet Issue’ Prompts Third Evacuation Of McCarren Park Pool

The newly renovated McCarren Park Pool in Brooklyn just opened on June 28, and has been evacuated three times.

07/09/2012

Kids enjoying McCarren Pool (Credit: DNAinfo/Meredith Hoffman)

Patience Wearing Thin Following Several Incidents At McCarren Park Pool

The facility just opened, and already lifeguards have been attacked, a police officer assaulted and the lines have been very long.

07/03/2012

A 'slave' licks the boots of a dominatrix in McCarren Park in a YouTube video. (credit: YouTube)

Dominatrix Takes ‘Slave’ To Lick Her Boots Clean In McCarren Park

From the “Only In New York” files, we bring you the latest video of bizarre behavior in a public place.

06/09/2011