Wed, Nov 06, 2013 at 12:10 PM
After taking a quick rest on Governors Island, a massive floating sphere constructed from snapped umbrella frames will next set sail on one of the country's most notorious Superfund sites: The Gowanus Canal in Brooklyn.
Tue, Oct 29, 2013 at 4:07 PM
The clever, on-demand car service delivers shelter kittens in honor of National Cat Day — but high demand creates a snuggle shortage.
Tue, Oct 29, 2013 at 11:20 AM
Thousands of spectators gather in New York City on Oct. 26 for the 23rd Annual Tompkins Square Halloween Dog Parade.
Tue, Oct 29, 2013 at 10:08 AM
By heeding Klaus Jacob's call to develop strategies to minimize the impact of flooding, the MTA prevented a longer subway closure and saved billions of dollars.
Tue, Oct 29, 2013 at 10:00 AM
Climate Desk revisits the close-knit Queens neighborhood of Breezy Point which, a year ago today, was leveled by a fire sparked by Superstorm Sandy's floodwaters. Rebuilding is on the minds of most residents as is the prohibitive cost of flood insurance.
Thu, Oct 24, 2013 at 1:45 PM
ooklyn's Red Hook Recreation Center is unveiled as the first of Global Green's Solar for Sandy resiliency sites which, thanks to funding by IKEA, will transform the facility into a safe haven for the community during future storms.
Thu, Oct 17, 2013 at 5:27 PM
The thieves who stole $4,200 worth of pumpkins from a Long Island farm remain at large. So please, if your wife returns from Costco with 250 tubs of Cool Whip don't hesitate to alert authorities.
Tue, Oct 15, 2013 at 9:39 AM
Video: A puppy who lost his leg after being abandoned on train tracks gets a new prosthetic.
Fri, Oct 04, 2013 at 1:40 PM
Have a sneak peek at Governors Island Park — a 30-acre oasis with hammocks, a hedge maze and, eventually, man-made hills offering 360-degree views of New York Harbor — which is due to open to the public next spring.
Tue, Oct 01, 2013 at 11:08 AM
The $330,000 campaign will feature ads, fitness programs, and after-school projects to help combat negative body image in young girls.