PHOTOS: Peregrine Falcons On MTA BridgesTen peregrine falcon chicks were recently hatched and were banded on top of the Verrazano-Narrows, Marine Parkway-Gil Hodges Memorial, and Throgs Neck bridges.
New Peregrine Falcon Chicks Discovered Atop 3 MTA BridgesSome of the city’s newest residents have rooms with spectacular views.
Worker Killed When Crate Falls From Truck In The BronxA construction worker was killed Tuesday when a heavy crate fell on him as he unloaded a truck near the Throgs Neck Bridge in in the Bronx.
Fisherman Dies After Being Pulled From Water Off City IslandShortly before midnight, the NYPD Harbor Unit responded to a call of a man in the water near the Long Island Sound and the Stepping Stone Lighthouse.
Drivers Beware: Crews Close Lanes On Queens-Bound Throgs Neck BridgeSeveral Queens-bound lanes closed at 10 p.m. Friday and will not reopen until Monday at 5 a.m.
Bridge Tolls With A Twist: 'Fairness' Pricing Proposed For East River SpansThere is a new plan for changing the city's traffic patterns that would, yes, put tolls on the East River bridges, but dramatically drop the cost of traveling over other city spans.
Four Rare Falcon Chicks Living On GWB Banded By CityThe chicks hatched three weeks ago on a girder six feet below the bridge's lower level. Their parents are among 20 pairs of peregrine falcons living in New York City.
MTA Approves Fare, Toll Hikes; Changes Take Effect March 1The MTA board voted on the proposed increases on Wednesday. Members unanimously approved the fare hikes. Only one member voted against increasing tolls.
Seven New Peregrine Falcon Chicks Call MTA Bridges HomeYou think you're on top of the world? Well, you don't have anything on these chicks.
Search Resumes For Body Of Worker Who Fell From Throgs Neck Bridge John Massas, 35, is a subcontractor with Nuco Painting out of Islandia. Officials said Massas was working underneath the bridge when he slipped.
MTA: Search For Construction Worker At Throgs Neck Bridge Now Recovery Mission The subcontractor was working underneath the bridge around 8 a.m. when he slipped and fell from a work platform to the water below, officials said.
New East River Bridges Toll Proposal Goes After Everyone, Including BicyclistsSam Schwartz, known as “Gridlock Sam" to many, wasn’t kidding Friday when said his new plan to raise $1.2 billion a year tolling the East River bridges will hit a lot of people.