The view of the Brooklyn Bridge Park from the Brooklyn Heights promenade.

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Jessica Lapidos displays her collection of vegan outfits at the NYC Green Festival. (Asha Mahadevan/NYCity Lens)

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VIDEO: A Second Chance

A group of formerly incarcerated young men find hope in a food truck business

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Late Summer Scene: Police Service Area #2, Crown Heights

Another day, another drama: a policewoman tries to ease the anguish of an arrestee’s family.

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Late Summer Scene: At the New York Bakery in Murray Hill

Where elderly Koreans gather to eat, drink coffee, and chat.

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Late Summer Scene: A Day in McCarren Park, Brooklyn

Handball, running, riding, walking, talking, eating, resting: Locals enjoy the park.

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Late Summer Scene: B-Ball in Sunset Park

Men and teens playing in the park

Everyone wanted to win, but one boy wanted it more.

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Late Summer Scene: A ‘Shooting’ in Bushwick

A movie crew shoots a short film near Myrtle Ave., in Bushwick, Brooklyn. (Kevin Townsend / NY City Lens)

A crime drama films near Myrtle Avenue.

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Late Summer Scene: On Corona Plaza

Children fight a losing battle against a feathery scourge in Queens.

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