Park Slope

Who will stop the disgusting dumping and killings in Prospect Park?

Meadows of Shame: EDITORIAL: If it was happening in Central Park, it would be an international outrage! Comments (4)
Meadows of Shame: John Boy Walton, one of the celebrity swans of Prospect Park, has died — setting off a furious battle over whether it was murder … or something even worse! Comments (6)

A tribute to John Boy Walton


A tribute to John Boy Walton

Meadows of Shame: John Boy Walton, a Prospect Park swan with gray plumage and a relentless appetite for breadcrumbs, is dead. She was a cygnet. Comment

Norah Jones to open Celebrate Brooklyn

Music: Cobble Hill resident Norah Jones will get back to what she does best — performing before adoring audiences instead of irking her window-hating neighbors — and kick off Celebrate Brooklyn with a free concert on June 9. Comments (2)

Eye on crime

Crime: Someone steals fancy shades from a Union Street eye shop. Plus the rest of the crime news from Park Slope’s 78th Precinct. Comment

Rich Richardson, 86, beloved columnist is dead

Beloved former Brooklyn Paper columnist Fayette Richardson, a passionate liberal and World War II veteran, died on Friday morning in his Park Slope home. He was 86. Comment

Some tea bagger ruined this woman’s coffee break!

A liberal’s car is defaced with an anti-Obama hate message. Comments (15)
Meadows of Shame: The mystery of animal savagery continues in Prospect Park. Comments (17)

The Butcher of Prospect Park — a photo montage!

Meadows of Shame: Entrails, chicken heads, blood and dead fish. It’s been a disgusting two weeks in Prospect Park. So put down that coffee and let award-nominated reporter Stephen Brown narrate a slideshow of a fortnight’s worth of carnage! Comments (2)
These Slope gals are getting in the saddle to raise money and awareness. Comments (21)

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