Alliance Says Invasive 'Phragmites' Grass Isn't Welcome In Prospect Park It may be green, but it isn't welcome in Prospect Park. Landscapers say a species of invasive grass has got to go.
Obama's Visit Will Only Close Portions Of Prospect ParkOfficials say the entire 550-acre park in Brooklyn will be closed from noon to 6 p.m. when the president visits a nearby high school.
Last Day Of Great GoogaMooga Festival Called Off For RainThe last day of the Great GogoaMoooga Festival in Prospect Park was canceled Sunday, as light, but persistent rain drenched the area.
Great Googa Mooga Food And Music Festival Kicks OffFestival co-founder Jonathan Mayers of Superfly has promised a better experience for festival-goers in its second year.
Passover Bread-Dumping Notice Upsets Some In BrooklynSome in the Orthodox Jewish community are upset that a public reminder not to feed the ducks and geese in Prospect Park includes a reference to Passover.
No-Flush Green Toilets Proposed For Prospect ParkThere's a plan to build a $1.8 million green bathroom in Brooklyn's Prospect Park.
Activists Say Rotting Trees In Prospect Park Pose 'Immediate Danger'Activists say the Parks Department is ignoring the "immediate danger" of giant, rotted out trees that surround the lake at Prospect Park.
Pig-Sty In Prospect Park? Residents Say, 'Yes'Brooklyn residents say part of Prospect Park’s landscape has become a landfill.

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