Exposure to lead can cause brain and kidney damage, so one can imagine the concern in four New Jersey towns where residents have been told they have elevated levels of lead in their drinking water.
Since the start of the year, there have been 17 robberies in Prospect Park, compared with the same time in 2011.
Central Park was back open Saturday – five days after Superstorm Sandy struck the area – but many major city parks remained closed.
The NYPD said Marlo Young disappeared after leaving his home on Crooke Avenue near Prospect Park shortly before 8 a.m. Wednesday.
Under the plan, the walking lanes would double in size from seven feet wide to 14 feet wide. The bike lanes would widen from seven to 11 feet.
“Shakes loves the sunroof!” – Gina and her Dodge Caliber
What do you do with your pet when you have to leave town? Typically, the options are board it or perhaps have a friend or neighbor take care of it. A new service hopes to expand the alternatives.
Sure, Central Park and Riverside and the path along the East River downtown are great scenic spots for runners, but not everyone lives in Manhattan. The rest of the city’s runners need only check out these great options for runners with some of the finest scenery New York has to offer.
Here are our suggestions for some of the best outdoor activities in New York City. Now go on, get out there.
The annual event would have been held on Saturday, Feb. 4 in Brooklyn’s Prospect Park. It allows New Yorkers a chance to try out winter sports for free.
The men and women in blue and some others undercover will be out in full force this Saturday night in and around Times Square.
Cops say they’re ticketing bikers who exceed the park’s 25 mile per hour speed limit. The move comes after a few pedestrians were reportedly run over by bicyclists who were going too fast.
“Whenever he moves, he’s crying and whining, sometimes I don’t sleep at night because he’s crying all night,” said Kasia Bednarska, Tali’s owner.
His breed is built for speed, but Tali the Italian Greyhound won’t be moving fast anytime soon.
Whether you’re looking to explore a new part of New York City, find a way to spice up your exercise routine or just enjoy a change of scenery – running is a habit that will serve you well, and NYC is a great place to do it.