Wards Island

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Man Accused Of Exposing Himself Near Washington Heights Playgrounds

A man has been arrested and charged with exposing himself and committing lewd acts in front of children at playgrounds in Washington Heights.


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City Turns To eBay In Effort To Sell Morgue Refrigerator

The city Office of General Services has gone on eBay, hoping someone will buy a steel morgue refrigerator that has been taken out of use at the Manhattan Psychiatric Center.


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Police: Homeless Man Confessed To Three Intentionally Set Fires In The Bronx

Steve Contreras, 25, was arrested on Saturday night by police on Wards Island.


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Curtis Forteau Arrested, Charged In Upper East Side Stabbing Attack

Forteau shouted his innocence as he was led away by authorities, saying “I never, ever stabbed anyone. I never attacked anyone first.”


103rd Street Footbridge - Jun 1, 2012 (credit: Rich Lamb / WCBS 880)

Wards Island Footbridge Reopens After Years Of Work

After two years and $17 million in repairs and improvements, the 103rd Street footbridge to Wards Island in the East River reopened on Friday, WCBS 880’s Rich Lamb reported.