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Tom Seaver Not About To Lobby For Statue At Citi Field

There’s a “Seaver entrance” on the Plaza level of Citi Field. That’s great, but how about something befitting the greatest Mets player of all time?

20 hours ago

The regilded face of General Sherman. (Credit CBS 2)

110-Year-Old Statue Of General Sherman Given Golden Facelift

He is 110-years-old and getting a facelift. CBS 2 was recently given a sneak peek at a masterpiece of public art in Manhattan that has been kept under wraps for long overdue work.

09/27/2013

Jackie Robinson Statue Vandalized At MCU Park (credit: Glenn Schuck/1010 WINS)

Brooklyn Cyclones To Rededicate Defiled Jackie Robinson Statue

A statue of Jackie Robinson and Pee Wee Reese that was vandalized with messages of hate earlier this month will be rededicated Monday, before the Brooklyn Cyclones take on the Staten Island Yankees.

08/18/2013

Chevrolet Home Run Derby

Mariano Rivera Hopes Jackie Robinson Statue Vandals Will Be Caught

Yankees closing pitcher Mariano Rivera has condemned the defilement of a Jackie Robinson statue outside MCU Park at Coney Island.

08/11/2013

Workers removing spray paint from Jackie Robinson statue in Coney Island on Aug. 7, 2013 (credit: Glenn Schuck/1010 WINS)

Jackie Robinson Statue Vandalized At Coney Island Ballpark

Somebody spray-painted swastikas and racist slurs on the statue which depicts Hall of Famers Jackie Robinson and Pee Wee Reese in a famous pose from 1947.

08/07/2013

Statue Donated To Saints Peter and Paul Church  (credit: Stan Brooks/1010 WINS)

Couple Donates Statue Of Jesus To Brooklyn Church To Replace Stolen Figurine

The original statue of the “Sacred Heart of Jesus” sat on a pedestal outside the rectory of Saints Peter and Paul Church for more than a decade before it was torn from its base in the middle of the night.

12/19/2012

Saints Peter And Paul Parish Rectory (credit: Google Street View)

Hearts Are Broken: Statue Of Jesus Stolen From Williamsburg Church

Who swiped their savior? That’s what members of one Brooklyn church are asking after a thief stole a statue of Jesus. People in the area said they can’t believe someone would do something like that just days before Christmas.

12/12/2012

Restored statue outside St. Nicholas Roman Catholic Church in Palisades Park (credit: CBS 2)

Good Samaritan Restores Palisades Park Church’s St. Nicholas Statue

Parishioners were outraged when the head of the beloved statue outside the St. Nicholas Church in Palisades Park was knocked off by vandals earlier this month.

03/27/2012

Vandalized statue outside St. Nicholas Roman Catholic Church in Palisades Park (credit: CBS 2)

Statue Outside St. Nicholas Roman Catholic Church In Palisades Park Beheaded

“This is very sad indeed,” parishioner Gina Odorisio said. “This is a wonderful symbol for all those who pass by.”

03/19/2012