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Covering: Fort Greene, Clinton Hill, Crown Heights, Bedford-Stuyvesant

Taking Parks to the bench: Ft. Greeners file suit to stall their meadow’s makeover after officials’ tree untruths

A group of Fort Greeners is taking the Department of Parks and Recreation to court after officials fibbed about the health of dozens of trees they want to chop down in Fort Greene Park to make way for their controversial makeover of a swath of the green space. Comments (15)

Police: Suspect attacked man with screwdriver inside shelter

Crime: Plus more relentless crime from Fort Greene and Clinton Hill’s 88th Precinct. Comment

Won’t back down: Protestors return to site where cops killed black man holding pipe to demand transparency from city

Mayor DeBlasio must release the names and service records of the cops who gunned down a black man with a reported history of mental illness whom they mistook as armed with a gun, along with full footage of the incident, demanded the man’s mother and other protesters amid a rally at the scene of the April shooting. Comments (10)

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