An 11-year-old boy should have known better than to go out onto the ice and put himself into a situation where fire crews had to rescue him, the boy’s grandmother said Friday.
With extreme cold on the horizon, some people may think it’s safe to go out on the ice on a frozen lake or river.
A child was rescued by the FDNY Thursday after being caught on the ice in the Bronx River.
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.