Authorities said they were called to the East River at 23rd Street Sunday afternoon by someone who reported the body to 911.
Multiple first responders were on the scene in the East River Friday evening, after a woman went overboard.
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.
The shallower East River has frozen more often over the years, most famously in 1867.
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.
The NYPD has asked the public for help in identifying a woman who was found floating in the East River on Tuesday morning.
A Brooklyn entrepreneur has proposed a four-minute ride over the East River with spectacular views.
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.
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.
Police on rescued a dock worker Monday afternoon after he fell into the water at Pier 16 at the South Street Seaport.
The New York City Council has unanimously approved a bill requiring audible alarms on doors in schools with special needs programs.
Germany beat Argentina to win the world Cup with a lone goal in extra time on Sunday.
The Macy’s fireworks show returned to the East River this year after spending the past five years on the Hudson.
Dozens of fireworks technicians have started wiring mortars and shells on three barges, but executive producer Amy Kuhl said the star of this year’s show will be the Brooklyn Bridge.
Police are searching for a man who apparently got swept away after going for an early morning swim with friends in the East River.