There’s a movement to ban charcoal grilling in Prospect Park due to the smoke that can be harmful to your health.
“That is an issue for the elderly, for the ill, for the children, for the asthmatics in this area,” Carmen Almito told 1010 WINS reporter Roger Stern.
Grilling is currently only allowed in designated spots, but some people want it moved farther away from residential areas.
The completely free program is held at the rink in Prospect Park. There are 40 students in the current program, which is funded through donations.
The author who collapsed in Prospect Park in New Year’s Eve has died, according to a published report.
The man, who has brown eyes and grey hair, is 5-foot-9 and weighs 200 pounds. He was wearing blue jogging pants, a jacket and size 9.5 black Adidas sneakers.
The high reached 71 degrees at 9:15 a.m. Sunday, CBS 2 Weather reported.
A group advocating to lower speed limits in New York City has posted signs along Prospect Park West in Brooklyn. The signs, however, look an awful lot like official speed limit signs.
Obama delivered a speech and met with students at Pathways in Technology Early College High School (P-TECH) in Crown Heights, which was born out of cooperation between the city’s Department of Education, the City University of New York and IBM.
Officials 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.
A 12-year-old boy was struck and killed by a vehicle late Tuesday afternoon near Prospect Park in Brooklyn.
The 55-year-old’s body was discovered around 10:30 p.m. Sunday in Prospect Park, police said.
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A federal lawsuit filed Friday in Newark claims Alexis Aponte and Miguel Rivera of Prospect Park were both beaten while handcuffed and lying on the ground. Aponte was a passenger in a truck driven by Rivera when police stopped them.