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Stroll with us through the Prospect Park South Historic District. Eagle photo by Lore Croghan

Five fab spots to see in landmarked Prospect Park South

March 20 | Lore Croghan

Viva Las Victorians. Did you know America’s largest concentration of Victorian houses can be found in Flatbush? They’re in a cluster of mini-neighborhoods, one of which is Prospect Park South. What a picturesque place. Right before the turn of the 20th century, Dean Alvord bought 50 acres of land from the Dutch Reformed Church and […]

Welcome to the Prospect Park South Historic District, where houses sell for solid sums. Eagle photo by Lore Croghan

Check out Prospect Park South’s home prices

March 20 | Lore Croghan

I don’t have much money, but boy if I did I’d buy a big house where we both could live. — Elton John Dean Alvord would be so pleased. Victorian houses in the neighborhood he developed a century ago are worth a bundle. Alvord was the creator of Prospect Park South. On landmarked blocks in […]

An NYPD officer was convicted on Wednesday after a violent road rage incident. Credit: Shutterstock/Alex Schmidt

Cop convicted for Bedford Avenue road rage assault

March 6 | By Rob Abruzzese Brooklyn Daily Eagle

NYPD transit officer Michael Baror, 25, faces up to seven years in prison for pistol-whipping and beating another driver in a road rage incident while off duty on New Year’s Day 2018. Baror was convicted Wednesday of felony assault, weapons possession, reckless driving and other charges following an attack in which he rear-ended another car, […]