For years now, some Brownsville locals kept their kids away from Betsy Head Playground. One father, James, walked by the playground with his nine-year-old son one day over the summer. It was a nice, warm, bright day, and as father and son walked down Dumont Avenue, two boys inside the playground started calling the son's name.
Albert Samaha Betsy Head Park, across the street from Betsy Head Playground in Brownsville, BK
"Can I go play with them?" the son asked James.
"Nah, not today," said James. "We gotta get home."More »