Activists say the Parks Department is ignoring the “immediate danger” of giant, rotted out trees that surround the lake at Prospect Park.
According to parkgoers, the possibly homeless group of hunters first catch small animals, like a pigeon, and then roast their kill over an open fire.
The pianos will be out for those who can play a little and those who can really play.
Brooklyn residents say part of Prospect Park’s landscape has become a landfill.
Members of the police union marched to City Hall screaming “911, Who ya gonna call!” as they protested the layoffs of 125 police officers in Paterson on Monday.
125 Paterson cops are handing in their badges and guns. That’s a quarter of the police force being laid off.
Where you can go – or take the kids – for an introduction world of bird watching in Manhattan, Brooklyn, Queens and the Bronx.
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The Brooklyn Bird Club had a citizen science survey on Saturday, trying to find over 50 species of birds that make their homes in Prospect Park.
For the first time this holiday season, Brooklyn Borough President Marty Markowitz is sending out Christmas cards with a message. It’s a message Mayor Michael Bloomberg might not like.
Police said 31-year-old Ryan Devaney leapt in front of a Brooklyn subway train during the morning rush hour after stabbing his parents in their home.
The New York City Parks Department is considering a proposal to bring border collies with trainers to scare away the geese in Prospect Park.
It’s another tale from the urban jungle. Brooklyn residents say pesky opossums are popping up all over the neighborhood — scaring their dogs and eating their trash.