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Seth Low Park To Reopen Tomorrow With New Handball And Basketball...

Tomorrow, Thursday, December 15, at 10:30 a.m., Councilman David G. Greenfield will host a reopening of a new and improved Seth Low Park. The...

Expensive Bill Brown Park Construction Delayed Until The Spring

It's been over a year and a half, and Bill Brown park still doesn't have its multi-million dollar bathroom. We last reported on the park's...

Why Can’t We Get Bike Lanes Right?

Bike lanes are a hot-button issue in southern Brooklyn these days, and we just don't seem to be getting them right. We wrote about...

Community On Edge After Two Weekend Tragedies

Residents say they are shaken up by two tragic incidents that occurred near neighborhood parks over a span of 24 hours. Daquan Spencer, 31, was fatally shot at 1:30am...

18th Avenue Park Gets Long-Awaited Makeover

Kids from Midwood, Bensonhurst and Boro Park can enjoy the rest of the summer outdoors at the newly-renovated 18th Avenue Park, which opened this...

Pollution In The Bay Continues To Cause Concern

Last week, a Sheepshead Bites reader, Elizabeth Mokrousova, reached out to us with her concern about the garbage-filled waters with shocking photographs taken at...

EXCLUSIVE: $6.5 Million In Renovations Coming To Bensonhurst Park

After years of tireless advocacy from neighbors, elected officials, and this news site, the long neglected Bensonhurst Park on Cropsey Avenue and Bay Parkway is...

Trees & Branches Down After Brief But Fierce Storm On Monday...

After a brief but intense thunderstorm on Monday afternoon, neighbors have spotted many downed trees and branches around Ditmas Park. [youtube https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=i1IbKL6unlM] With an abundance of old...

$500K Slated For Tot Lot Renovation, Says Councilman [Updated With 2014...

The Lt. Federico Narvaez Tot Lot, a neighborhood playground on Cortelyou Road at Argyle Road, is a small but vital corner park named for a local...

Last Chance To See Horseshoes Spawning On Calvert Vaux Beach Is...

https://vimeo.com/129479531 Independence Day is one of the last opportunities to watch the horseshoe crabs of Gravesend Bay getting busy on the beach this season. Every year, between May...