Cornell Tech Breaks Ground On Roosevelt Island CampusBloomberg Philanthropies is donating $100 million to a Cornell University graduate school for a new high-tech New York City campus breaking ground Tuesday.
Preparations Underway On Roosevelt Island For Hillary Clinton’s Campaign SpeechPreparations are underway on Roosevelt Island as Hillary Clinton makes what is being seen as her first major presidential campaign speech this weekend.
Hillary Clinton To Make First Major Speech At Roosevelt IslandHillary Clinton, the Democratic presidential candidate, will hold a rally and deliver her first major policy speech of her candidacy next weekend on Roosevelt Island.
Boat Club Members Paddle Through Pollution On Newtown CreekClub members regularly paddle through the creek which winds its way between Brooklyn and Queens, under the Pulaski Bridge, and ebbs in and out of the East River south of Roosevelt Island.
Con Ed Asks Customers On Roosevelt Island To Conserve PowerCrews have implemented an 8 percent voltage reduction on Roosevelt Island and several other areas in Manhattan.
City Council Green-Lights Cornell's Roosevelt Island CampusThe $2 billion Cornell University Roosevelt Island Technology Campus and Office Complex project is slated to break ground next year.
EXCLUSIVE: An Up-Close Look At How The NYPD Trains For A Tram Rescue With straps and harnesses ready to go, a New York Police Department Emergency Service Unit took a short ride to their drill destination -- 300 feet above Roosevelt Island.
Worker Rescued After Being Stuck On Top Of Roosevelt Island TramThe ironworker doing the maintenance high up at the top of the Roosevelt Island tower somehow got his foot stuck between a cable and a wheel.
At Long Last, FDR Memorial Park Dedicated On Roosevelt IslandAfter 40 years, and many starts and stops, a new memorial park in honor of America's 32nd president will soon be open to the public.
New Cornell Campus On Roosevelt Island Promises To Turn NYC Into Tech HubThe newly updated plans have been called the technology future for New York City. Housed on Roosevelt Island, Cornell Tech will be part graduate school, part office park for tech companies on the cutting edge.
Officials Announce Plan To Speed Innovation And Business Development At Cornell's Graduate Tech ProgramAt a news conference, government leaders and representatives from the Ivy League university announced plans to have a patent officer stationed at CornellNYC Tech's graduate school campus to help students and others more easily capitalize on their ideas.
Base Of Missing 59th Street Bridge Lamppost Found In QueensOn the Manhattan side of the Ed Koch Queensboro Bridge, there is a giant bronze lamppost. There used to be two, but one of them mysteriously disappeared decades ago.