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This note has been left on a number of cars in Park Slope, Brooklyn. (credit: CBS 2)

Park Slope ‘Vigilante’ Calling Out Drivers Leaving Extra Space When Parking

Last week, stern but politely written notes began appearing on the windshields of cars that had too much space between them.

05/07/2012

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Survey Reveals Where Biggest Percentage Of Cheating Spouses In N.Y. Live

A lot of affluent towns in the Empire State are filled with spouses who are louses, according to a survey by AshleyMadison.com, a web site that caters to people looking to have discreet extramarital affairs.

04/26/2012

G Train (credit: CBS 2)

Thousands Of Brooklynites Fighting To Save G Train Extension

The fight to save the G Train extension continues, and the Metropolitan Transportation Authority is hearing from thousands of Brooklynites.

04/05/2012

A boy selects ice cream from a cart in Park Slope. (credit: CBS 2)

Park Slope Parents Want Ice Cream Trucks Banned To Avoid Testy Tantrums From Tots

A city agency said banning ice cream trucks would have to be done legislatively citywide or statewide. They said to ban the trucks just in Park Slope would be impossible.

04/02/2012

A sign for the Park Slope Food Coop  (credit: Chris Hondros/Getty Images)

Park Slope Food Coop Votes Down Boycott Of Israeli Products

The politically-charged vote brought out the masses as the trendy food co-op conducted the vote on Tuesday night. There was both delight and disgust as the crowd of over 1,500 shot down the idea.

03/27/2012

A sign for the Park Slope Food Coop  (credit: Chris Hondros/Getty Images)

Park Slope Food Coop Considers Boycott On Israeli Products

Mayor Michael Bloomberg is taking a clear stand in the proposed boycott of Israeli goods by members of the Park Slope Food Coop.

03/26/2012

4th Ave - 9th St Subway Station in Park Slope - Brooklyn, NY - Feb 23, 2012 (credit: Alex Silverman / WCBS 880)

Eastern Entrance To 4th Avenue Station In Brooklyn, Closed For 40 Years, Reopens

For many people in Brooklyn, riding the F and G trains has meant a mad dash across six busy lanes of 4th Avenue in Park Slope. Not anymore!

02/23/2012

Jason Alexander as George Costanza on "Seinfeld" (credit: Getty Images)

Brooklyn Parking Scheme Echoes ‘Seinfeld’ Episode

A parking scheme has allegedly been in effect in Park Slope, Brooklyn for over a year, and frustration is building.

02/17/2012

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Park Slope Hosts First-Ever Jewish Wedding Expo

On hand at Brooklyn’s Grand Prospect Hall were prospective rabbis, wedding singers, bands, photographers, caterers, gown makers and even a resident psychologist offering tips on how to manage pre-wedding stress.

11/29/2011

Self-Defense Class

Self-Defense Class In Park Slope

Did you hear the report about the free self-defense class in Park Slope on Sunday? You can find out more information at the Harbor Fitness website here or download the .pdf flyer here. You can also call Harbor Fitness at (718) 965-620.

10/22/2011

Self-Defense Class

Self-Defense Classes On The Rise With Serial Gropers On The Loose

With more than one serial groper still on the loose in Brooklyn, self-defense classes are popping up everywhere from Park Slope to Sunset Park.

10/22/2011

Park Slope Sketches

Cops Investigating Possible 13th Brooklyn Sex Assault, Release More Details On No. 12

Just before 8 p.m. Monday, police responded to an incident in Sunset Park in which a woman claimed a male Hispanic in his 20s grabbed her buttocks before running off.

10/10/2011

This still is from a surveillance video of a sex attack in Park Slope. (credit: CBS 2)

Police Hope Stepped-Up Efforts Will Lead To Arrest In Brooklyn Sex Attacks

Police Commissioner Ray Kelly said detectives were taking laptops around town and showing surveillance video evidence to witnesses, victims and even defendants in central booking.

10/07/2011

Park Slope rape suspect

Sexual Abuse Suspect Arrested In Brooklyn; Not Clear If It’s The Park Slope Sex Predator

Police say Federico Chamorro Yax, 22, faces assault, sex abuse and forcible touching charges following two incidents.

10/04/2011

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Another Suspect Wanted For Attempted Rape In Brooklyn

The attack happened on Sunday, Sept. 25 around 1:30 a.m. around Bushwick and Johnson avenues. Police say the suspect grabbed a 25-year-old woman, threw her to the ground and tried to rape her.

10/01/2011

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