East River

Police went in after a good Samaritan and an officer who tried to rescue three teens in the East River on Friday, July 31. (Credit: acridjungle/Instagram)

Police Rescue Officer, Good Samaritan Who Went Into East River After Teens

A police officer jumped into the East River Friday evening to rescue a man who in turn had gone in to help three teens.

07/31/2015

Fireworks lit up the sky without a hitch (Juliet Papa/1010 WINS)

Macy’s Fourth of July Fireworks Light Up Sky Over East River

For 25 minutes, the new effects and bright colors wowed the crowds. Some are already planning to come back next year.

07/04/2015

Fourth of July Fireworks (Credit: CBS2)

Macy’s Fourth Of July Fireworks Set To Dazzle Millions Over East River

For 25 minutes, 50,000 shells will be synchronized to a musical score.

07/04/2015

Macy's Fourth of July Fireworks Spectacular, 2014 (Credit: CBS 2)

Interview: Executive Producer Amy Kule Previews Macy’s Fourth Of July Fireworks Spectacular

1010 WINS spoke with the executive producer of the show just one day before the dazzling display is set to hit the skies over the East River.

07/03/2015

Fireworks New York City

Where To Watch The Macy’s 4th Of July Fireworks Spectacular

Make this year one to remember at one of these great places to watch the Macy’s 4th of July Fireworks Spectacular.

06/30/2015

A  buildup of ice is viewed in the East River near the Manhattan Bridge on Feb. 23, 2015. (credit: Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

NYPD: Body Of Woman Found In East River

Authorities said they were called to the East River at 23rd Street Sunday afternoon by someone who reported the body to 911.

03/09/2015

First responders swarm the East River after a woman went overboard near Williamsburg, Brooklyn on Friday, Feb. 27. (Credit: Marian Zambrano, via Twitter)

Police Swarm East River After Woman Goes Overboard

Multiple first responders were on the scene in the East River Friday evening, after a woman went overboard.

02/27/2015

Commuter brave cold temperatures on 42nd Street in New York on February 20, 2015. (TIMOTHY A. CLARY/AFP/Getty Images)

Another Day Of Bitter Cold Brings Record Low Temperatures To Tri-State Area

Forecasters are calling for high temperatures in the low to mid 20s Tuesday with the wind chill making it feel more like 10 to 15 degrees.

02/24/2015

(credit: Andrew Burton/Getty Images)

Could New York Harbor Ever Freeze Solid?

The shallower East River has frozen more often over the years, most famously in 1867.

02/16/2015

Photo Credit: Jonathan McPhail Photography

Zoom to Zum Schneider

Gentlemen, it’s time to break out the lederhosen. That’s right; a real Oktoberfest is coming to New York, and more specifically to the East River and 23rd Street.

09/25/2014

Police say a woman found floating in the East River was wearing this jewelry when her body was discovered. (Credit: DCPI)

Cops Seek Help In Identifying Woman Found Floating In East River

The NYPD has asked the public for help in identifying a woman who was found floating in the East River on Tuesday morning.

09/16/2014

East River Skyway Proposal (credit: EastRiverSkyway.com)

Entrepreneur Proposes Aerial Gondolas To Bridge Brooklyn & Manhattan

A Brooklyn entrepreneur has proposed a four-minute ride over the East River with spectacular views.

09/16/2014

NYPD Boat

Police: Officers Pull 3 Men From East River In Queens; 2 Had Jumped In

Police Monday evening pulled men from the water after they jumped into the East River offshore from Long Island City, Queens, along with a third person who jumped in to rescue them himself.

08/25/2014

Jones Beach (credit: Mike Xirinachs / WCBS 880)

Jones Beach Among 4 New York State Parks To Get Free Wi-Fi

Gov. Andrew Cuomo’s office said Wednesday that the Wi-Fi service is available at Jones Beach, Niagara Falls, Saratoga Spa and East River state parks.

08/06/2014

NYPD Boat

Police Rescue Dock Worker Who Falls In Water At South Street Seaport

Police on rescued a dock worker Monday afternoon after he fell into the water at Pier 16 at the South Street Seaport.

08/04/2014

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