Flushing pond covered with possibly toxic bloom; city tries to aerate water
Sharon Wohlgemuth, a regular Bowne Park visitor, stands near the fetid water. A turtle, inset, navigates through the polluted pond, which has gotten worse since last week.
Turtles lounge on an island in Bowne Park pond, surrounded by red algae. The city says it’s trying to eliminate the problem.
NYCHA residents’ garden a home-grown success that is taking root
Officials and community leaders assemble at Diversity Plaza
Groups of all ages marched down Metropolitan Avenue on Sunday during the borough’s annual Ve…