Jon Forrest Dohlin

Sea Otter swimming at New York Aquarium. (credit: Peter Haskell, WCBS 880)

New York Aquarium Reopens After Sandy Damage

The damp, raw weather may have canceled a day at the beach for Tri-State Area residents, but it did not stop many young visitors and their families from heading to the New York Aquarium at Coney Island.


18-pound lobster at the New York Aquarium (credit: Julie Larsen Maher/WCS)

Lucky Lobster Avoids Dinner Plate, Lands In New Home At New York Aquarium

After more than seven decades in the sea, an 18-pound American lobster will be spending the rest of his life at the New York Aquarium in Coney Island.