The township of North Bergen, New Jersey wants to build a permanent pre-school in park space, and some angry residents have said it is high time to stop taking public land away.
Park-goers were concerned on Friday when police in masks sprayed an unknown substance on bushes bordering the Sol Bloom playground on 92nd Street.
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Advocates say the change is a way to levy penalties without consuming as much time in the municipal court system.
State Senator Tony Avella (D-Bayside) joined residents and community activists on Saturday, at a rally to take back the parkland of Flushing Meadows.
Friends of Petrosino Square and others argued the station should’ve been shifted to an on-street car-parking area across the street. They also said the station disrupted an area dedicated for public art.
Dozens of people gathered at a park in southern New Jersey Sunday to honor a 12-year-old girl who was killed last year by a teenage boy who lured her to his home.
Police said the boy was shot at about 7:30 p.m. Friday in Canarsie Park, often referred to as Seaview Park.
A loving husband was heartbroken Monday after his pregnant wife was killed by a falling tree in the very Queens park where they first built their relationship.
A homicide investigation has been launched in Nassau County, after a body was discovered in a park in Wantagh Sunday.
Neighbors and the local city councilman have called on the city to step up its efforts, as a park in Woodside, Queens remains overrun with rats.
Neighbors and dirt bike enthusiasts agreed at a meeting in Harlem Tuesday night that the bikers need a space where they can ride safely.
They are getting ready to extend the high line from its northern terminus at 30th Street to the Javits Center.
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