New York City Parks Department
Residents say the rotating metal saucers in the Vanderbilt Street and Slope Park playgrounds are fan favorites. But soon, the thrill may be gone.
Is someone poisoning the pooches in one Queens neighborhood? Some pet owners think so because several dogs have gotten sick after their daily walk in a popular park.
The rink will be open from 11 a.m. to 10 p.m. seven days a week until Jan. 4, 2014
The city said the parks had become too crowded. But the lawsuit argued that greenmarket and holiday commercial vendors create more congestion in the parks than the artists.
The cast iron Mount Morris Fire Watchtower went up in 1857 and was designated by the Landmarks Preservation Commission as a city landmark in 1967.
Each station can accommodate up to six mobile devices or tablets at a time and work regardless of wireless carrier.
The last day of the Great GogoaMoooga Festival in Prospect Park was canceled Sunday, as light, but persistent rain drenched the area.
A former New York City parks department official is accused of stealing more than $50,000 from the nonprofit group she founded to improve the Flushing Meadows-Corona Park in Queens.
Fariz Ahmemulic, 28, was arrested Wednesday and has been charged with aggravated harassment as a hate crime.
An employee found an African-American baby doll hanging with a chain noose around its neck at the department’s Bronx headquarters on Tuesday.
The New York City Parks Department is considering a proposal to bring border collies with trainers to scare away the geese in Prospect Park.