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Singer/actress Jennifer Lopez performs onstage during the 2014 Billboard Music Awards at the MGM Grand Garden Arena on May 18, 2014 in Las Vegas, Nevada.  (Photo by Ethan Miller/Getty Images)

Jennifer Lopez Returns To The Block For Free Concert In The Bronx

Thousands of people packed the Bronx for Jennifer Lopez’s first performance in her hometown borough.

06/04/2014

Jennifer Lopez  (Photo by Slaven Vlasic/Getty Images)

Free J-Lo Concert Near City Island Has Many Local Residents Seeing Red

It’s being billed as Jennifer Lopez’s first performance in the Bronx — her hometown borough. But next Wednesday’s concert is more headache than homecoming for one community, where some are dreading the event.

05/30/2014

A house on City Island (credit: Alex Silverman / WCBS 880)

One Tank Trips: City Island, NYC

In this week’s installment of One Tank Trips, we won’t even leave the city, but you’ll be transported a world away.

07/03/2013

People walk along the beach next to the remains of the boardwalk in the Rockaway.  (Photo by Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

NYC Beaches To Open Memorial Day Weekend

The city is pouring $266 million to restore the beaches. The price tag for Rockaway Beach alone is $147 million.

03/01/2013

11th Annual Orchard Beach Classic Car and Motorcycle Show (credit: CBS 2)

11th Annual Orchard Beach Classic Car and Motorcycle Show

The 11th Annual Orchard Beach Classic Car and Motorcycle Show is ready to hit the Bronx this weekend, packing not only the coolest cars, but also will raise money for the Widows and Children of 9/11 Fund.

09/17/2011

People sit on the beach on a hot afternoon at Coney Island on August 31, 2010 in the Brooklyn borough of New York City. (Photo by Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

Thousands Flock To NYC Beaches For Unofficial Start To Summer

Residents in the New York City swarmed area beaches for Memorial Day Weekend and the unofficial kickoff of summer on Saturday.

05/28/2011