Connector Between Randalls Island, Bronx Set To Open This SummerThe $6 million project will link the Bronx to the island with a quarter-mile stretch running over a pedestrian bridge.
FDNY Firefighter Reunites Dog Missing For 5 Months With OwnerAbout a month ago Kelly spotted what he thought was a scraggly-looking greyhound while working an overnight shift at the firefighting facility on the island.
Man Pleads Guilty To Narcotics Charge In Electric Zoo Overdose DeathAn upstate New York man has pleaded guilty to a narcotics charge in a prosecution that arose after an overdose death at a New York City music festival.
Luke Brian, Brad Paisley To Headline Country Music Festival In NYCA new three-day country music festival starring Luke Bryan, Brad Paisley and Dierks Bentley will debut in New York City next summer.
NYC First Responders Test Readiness With Simulated Bus Crash DrillThe workers were tested on their ability to control the flames, find the injured and give them emergency medical treatment.
Thousands Kick Off Avon Breast Cancer WalkA two-day journey for those on a mission to raise money for breast cancer research began Saturday.
Severe Weather Injures 2, Causes Damage & Throws Wrench In Holiday Weekend PlansSevere weather swept through the Tri-State area on Sunday, injuring two people and throwing a major wrench in Labor Day weekend happenings.
New Safety Measures For Electric Zoo Festival At Randall's Island Organizers of this year's Electric Zoo Festival on Randall's Island are unveiling new safety measures for partygoers.
NYC Fire Academy Takes Steps To Curb MRSA OutbreakThe FDNY is taking steps to prevent infection after more than a dozen probationary firefighters were diagnosed with the drug-resistant staph infection called MRSA.
FDNY Gets Ship Firefighting SimulatorNew York City now has a simulator that reproduces the unique conditions that can arise while fighting fires aboard ships.
Following Deaths, Electric Zoo Music Festival's Final Day Called OffThe causes of death have not been officially determined, but the city said it appeared both involved the drug MDMA, known as ecstasy, or as molly in its powder or crystal form.
Cardiac Patients Come Together With Strangers Who Saved Their LivesEveryone likes a second chance, but it's something special when you get a second chance at life -- being resuscitated from cardiac arrest.