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Red Hook industrialist and horse enthusiast John Quadrozzi, Jr. stands in front of the newly enclosed Q equine area in Prospect Park. The refurbished Q is just one of the many improvements Quadrozzi has planned to restore horsemanship to the park. Eagle photo by Mary Frost

Equestrian glory returns to Prospect Park, one step at a time

February 13 | By Mary Frost Brooklyn Daily Eagle

Prospect Park was designed for people — and horses. The park’s grounds, which included carriage drives and bridle paths, were the site of horse shows and parades. In the early 1900s, hundreds of horses were stabled there. Today, the park’s equestrian facilities are one step closer to their former grandeur, thanks to Brooklyn industrialist and […]

The Muslim-owned sex shop that wants to redefine sex-ed in Park Slope

January 24 | By Ali Zimmerman Brooklyn Daily Eagle

Sid Azmi was working as the chief of radiation therapy at a New York hospital when she had the idea to open a sex toy shop. She saw her cancer patients struggle with feeling sexy during their treatment, especially those recovering from procedures like double mastectomies. In 2014, Azmi left her job at Beth Israel […]

Take the F train—but it may not stop at your destination

January 23 | By Raanan Geberer Brooklyn Daily Eagle

Many F train riders in Brooklyn are saying that the train has been running express with little notice, inconveniencing people whose destinations are local stops. For example, one recent F train skipped stops from Jay Street-MetroTech to Seventh Avenue, then skipped more stops to Church Avenue, according to CBSNewYork. The MTA said this is done […]