The 10 Biggest Brooklyn News Stories of 2012

12/17/2012 5:00 AM |


4) McCarren Pool Opens, Gets Pooped In
Is this why Brooklyn can’t have nice things? McCarren Pool opened this summer and almost immediately stories about floating feces and rowdy teenagers began making headlines. It seems like Brooklyn can’t have anything nice! Except that, no, once the novelty of the new pool died down, it just became a wonderful asset to a community in need of a cool place to spend the sweltering summer. Next year, it should be even better.