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Mariano Rivera after unveiling the Rivera Avenue sign on May 5, 2014. (credit: Sonia Rincon/1010 WINS)

Street Outside Yankee Stadium Renamed In Honor Of Mariano Rivera

The city is honoring the famed closer, who retired last year, by renaming the street outside Yankee stadium: River Avenue will now be Rivera Avenue.

05/05/2014

Mariano Rivera (Photo by Elsa/Getty Images)

Street Outside Yankee Stadium To Be Renamed After Mariano Rivera

The Yankees legend is receiving another honor: a street named after him in the Bronx. The City Council voted Tuesday to co-name one block of River Avenue to Rivera Avenue.

12/11/2013

A 79-year-old woman was hit by a stray bullet Monday in the Bronx. (Credit: Sonia Rincon/1010 WINS)

Woman, 79, Shot And Wounded In The Bronx

A 79-year-old woman was shot and wounded Monday afternoon in the Bronx.

10/28/2013

Mariano Rivera (Photo by Elsa/Getty Images)

Rename River Ave. For Mo Rivera? Boomer & Carton Say No Way

“I don’t think we should rename it,” Craig Carton said. “And I know we all go, ‘But Craig, he was so good. He’s the best ever. We should rename a street after him.’ Why? Why am I renaming River Avenue ‘Rivera Avenue?'”

09/18/2013

Heritage Field (Courtesy NYEDC)

Magical Pathway Through Hallowed Yankees Ground

How can there have been virtually no mention of one of the most amazing sights one will ever witness in New York?

WFAN–09/16/2010