The New York City Department of Health and Mental Hygiene will begin spraying for mosquitoes in several areas Wednesday morning, in an effort to keep the West Nile virus from spreading.
Pelham Bay landfill was eventually designated a federal Superfund site. Twelve children who lived nearby developed cancer — three of whom died.
Locals and visitors alike are often surprised to learn that there are 13 public golf courses in four of the five boroughs (only Manhattan is golf-free), many of them challenging, scenic, and easily accessible by public transportation.
If you ask most who live here, they’ll tell you the “Welcome To Schuylerville” signs have their neighborhood all wrong. They said the signage has their part of the Bronx confused for another, a mix-up some see as a slight.
Authorities believe the suspects are responsible for six burglaries dating back to last December.
They put the “con” in Con Ed. Police in the Bronx were searching Monday for a pair of imposters targeting some of the borough’s most vulnerable citizens.