Buddhist Leaders Warn Tourists Of Aggressive Panhandlers Disguised As MonksNew York City Buddhist leaders are sounding the alarm to tourists: Beware the "fake monks.''
Hassling By Fake Buddhist Monks On High Line Has Grown Worse, Vendors SayMen dressed as monks are accused of aggressive panhandling on the popular High Line, with nearly a dozen asking for donations and leaving visitors frustrated.
New Provocative High Line Statue Sparks Conversation On Artistic ExpressionA new statue is stopping people in their tracks on the High Line.
New Yorkers Weigh In On Where Pope Francis Should Visit During NYC TripNew Yorkers have their own places they can only wish the pope could experience.
Buddhist Organization: High Line 'Monks' Are Not Real And Are ScammersA major local Buddhist organization said Friday that the purported monks pressuring for donations on the High Line are not real – and their actions are anything but holy.
Channel Your Inner Builder With Lego Exhibit On The High LineThe artist, Olafur Eliasson, was also behind the public art project New York City Waterfalls along the East River in 2008.
NYC Developers Look To Create Underground ‘Lowline’ ParkVisitors from around the world are drawn to New York City's High Line, an elevated park built on defunct railroad tracks transformed into an urban sanctuary of flowers, grasses and trees.
Health Officials Trace All The Steps Of First NYC Ebola PatientResidents of Dr. Craig Spencer's building on 147th Street are trying to stay calm after he tested positive for the disease on Thursday.
Plans For QueensWay Park Unveiled; Opponents Want Rail Line RestorationThe overgrown 3.5-mile stretch of rail line that was once the Long Island Rail Road's Rockaway Beach Branch, hasn't been active for more than 50 years.
Opening Ceremony Celebrates Completion Of High Line ParkThe half-mile section completes one of the nation's most distinctive urban transformations: an abandoned stretch of elevated rails that's been turned into a linear oasis of flowers, grasses and trees.
High Line Park Celebrates Five Year AnniversaryIt's a special day for an unusual public space.
Non-Native Species Of Roaches Found Among High Line PlantsThe High Line Park is known for is the beautiful plants – many of them not native to New York City -- but apparently, unbeknownst to anyone who unboxed and planted the plants, some of them brought along a new strain of cockroach.