New York Parks Commissioner Mitchell Silver says they’ve gone to extra lengths to ensure safety.
Scientists have launched a study into plant and animal life in the Bronx River, in the interest of improving the river ecosystem and eventually making the river into an attraction.
It was an open casket service for 13-year-olds Wellington Gavin and Erikson Villa.
Several Good Samaritans risked their own lives over the weekend to save others inside a car that plunged into the Bronx River.
The family of 13-year-old Wellington Gavin and 13-year-old Erikson Villa are expected to be at a news conference Monday afternoon with State Sen. Ruben Diaz to highlight safety concerns at Starlight Park.
A spokeswoman for Montefiore Medical Center said 13-year-old Wellington Gabin died Sunday afternoon.
Two people were removed from the vehicle, the male driver was taken to Westchester County Medical Center, and a female who was in cardiac arrest was taken to Lawrence Hospital.
The Fire Department responded to a call claiming two people had jumped into the river near Starlight Park in the West Farms section of the Bronx.
The Oyster Research Restoration Project is working to change the fate of near-extinct oysters in New York Harbor.
A 5-year-old boy was rescued from the Bronx River Sunday.
David Villalobos was issued a desk appearance ticket, requiring his presence in court at a later date and charging him with criminal trespass and trespass, the NYPD said Saturday night.
Recent storms have devastated parts of Westchester County and now some money is being spent to actually prevent that flooding.
The Rottie named Puppet was swept downriver after slipping down a rocky shoreline.
Northern Westchester, Rockland, Putnam Counties Under Flood Watch; New FEMA Center Opens In White Plains
The National Weather Service says an additional inch of rain is expected to fall Wednesday morning and that flooding along roads and low-lying areas may occur.
There is something in the Bronx that you might not expect to see within sight of trucks being unloaded at the Hunts Point Market.