11/24/15 4:30pm
Prospect Park Brooklyn autumn leaves

Prospect Park. Photo by Edrei Rodriguez

In the News
Parents: City’s Quota Not Enough to Save P.S. 307 From Yuppie Invasion [BK Paper]
Turkey’s Nest Trolls Williamsburg With Fake “Sushi Palace Coming Soon” Sign [Gothamist]
Brooklyn Lives Large, But Yelp Finds it Shops Local and Small [NY Business Journal]
P.S. 58 in Carroll Gardens May Lose Pre-K Next Year [PMFA]
NYPD Officers Help Deliver Baby on Flatbush Sidewalk [NYDN]
Creating a Lasting Home in Brooklyn’s Infamous McKibbin Lofts [Curbed]

How will Brooklyn’s new school quotas affect children with disabilities? Click through to find out…

11/24/15 8:30am
Sunset Park. Photo by Laura Leebove

Sunset Park. Photo by Laura Leebove

In the News
Push for New City Tree Regulations Following Death of Restaurant Deliveryman in Red Hook [NYDN]
Permits Filed For 12-Unit Residential Building at 719 6th Avenue in South Slope [NYY]
Sterling Buys Williamsburg Site for Mixed-Use Project [TRD]
Toby Moskovits’ 75K-Square-Foot “Bushwick Generator” Project Under Way [TRD]
NYC’s First Historic District Named 50 Years Ago This Week [DNA]
City Won’t Let Sunset Park Homeless Group With Poor Record Out of Contract [DNA]

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One former public housing resident is working to make gentrification work for everyone. Hear the story of Ed Brown, below, via WNYC. (more…)

11/23/15 4:30pm
Fort Greene Park Brooklyn

Fort Greene Park. Photo by Francisco Daum via Flickr

In the News
Contractor in Fatal Red Hook Tree-Cutting Suspended by Parks Department [Gothamist]
Camping Out in The Brooklyn Navy Yard’s Vineyard [New Yorker]
VIDEO: Baby Red Pandas Join the Prospect Park Zoo [DNA]
Brooklyn Building Approvals Skyrocket as 421-a Nears Expiration [TRD]
See a Century of Change in Brooklyn Heights, NYC’s First Historic District [Curbed]
StreetEasy Tells NotOnStreetEasy to Back Off [TRD]
Free Mammograms in Bay Ridge This December [Eagle]

Will de Blasio build more affordable housing than Bloomberg? Click through to see one reader’s prediction…