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‘Love Your Block’ This Fall By Winning Your Neighborhood Cash Grants...

It's common knowledge that Brooklyn is beautiful inside and out, but there's no block in the borough that couldn't benefit from $1,000 cash to...

Coney Island Beach Closed After Shark Sighting

Beachgoers were shooed out of the water Tuesday morning after shark fins were spotted slicing through the surf at one of the beaches in...

Brooklyn’s $1.1 Million Dock Wastes Away In Sheepshead Bay

You may have noticed a new dock appeared in Sheepshead Bay this year. Lashed to the railings along Emmons Avenue, the floating metal and...

Brighton Boardwalk Opens In Time For Memorial Day

The Parks Department reopened the long-shuttered portion of the Brighton Beach Boardwalk Thursday — just in time for the Memorial Day crowds. Gates blocked off...

More ‘Mobi’ Mats Coming To Coney Island This Summer

The Parks Department will be adding additional beach mats in Coney Island this summer in order to provide greater accessibility for seniors and the...

Treyger Secures Sandy Recovery Funds For Renovations At Coney Island Playgrounds

Two Coney Island playgrounds are getting a facelift thanks, in part, to Superstorm Sandy recovery funds secured by City Councilman Mark Treyger. According to a...

The Gauntlet: Food Cart Coming To Manhattan Beach After Year-Long Battle...

It's been a year-long process, but Sheepshead Bay resident and Kingsborough Community College grad Lance Sellers is finally on the cusp of opening his...

Marine Park Getting A Facelift With Habitat Restoration & Trail Development...

The local volunteer and conservation groups have kicked off a multi-year project to preserve and improve Marine Park's unique ecosystem and create new trails for...

After Holiday Toy Drive Is Ransacked By Thieves, Community Rallies Behind...

Community groups and city agencies came to the rescue after a thieves ransacked the offices of a Coney Island charity and made off with...

Parks Dept Installs Gate At Local Playground To Keep Out Drugs...

The Parks Department installed a gate Wednesday at the entrance to Homecrest Playground in order keep criminals and drug users from occupying the park at...