A Tale Of 2 Parks: Drugs Plague Washington Square Park; Privately-Run Bryant Park Is Squeaky CleanA stark contrast is observable between several parks run by the City of New York and one that is not.
NYPD Increases Patrols At Washington Square Park To Crack Down On Drug UseThe department increased foot patrols after receiving several complaints about people openly using heroin in broad daylight in the popular Greenwich Village park.
Bernie Sanders Touts Policy Plans, Slams Clinton At Washington Square Park RallyA cheering and jubilant crowd turned out for U.S. Sen. Bernie Sanders at a rally in Washington Square Park Wednesday night.
PHOTOS: Bernie Sanders Rallies Crowd In Washington Square ParkU.S. Sen. Bernie Sanders held a rally before a crowd estimated at 27,000 in Washington Square Park on Wednesday, April 13, 2016.
Bernie Sanders Rally Coming To Washington Square Park April 13Bernie Sanders supporters looking to rally in NYC may be in luck come next week.
New Homeless Encampment Rankles Neighbors In Washington Square ParkA homeless village has appeared in Greenwich Village, with a group now camping overnight in tourist- and student-filled Washington Square Park.
Multiple Arrests As New York Protesters Rally Over Deadly Chicago, Minneapolis Police ShootingsSeveral people were arrested Wednesday night, as protesters rallied and marched over recent deadly police shootings in Chicago and Minneapolis.
Mayor De Blasio Attends Vigil In Washington Square Park Following Paris Terror AttacksThe father of a French family visiting New York City this week said he was touched by all of the outpouring of support.
PHOTOS: Paris Attack Vigil In Washington Square ParkPhotos of a vigil held in Washington Square Park on Nov. 14, 2015, honoring those killed in the Paris terror attacks.
Investigators Digging Deeper Into Discovery Of 2 Centuries-Old Crypts Near Washington Square ParkWashington Square Park was used as a potter’s field — a public burial place — for yellow fever victims in the early 1800s.
19th Century Bones Found Buried In Vault Alongside Washington Square ParkHuman remains buried more than 100 years ago have been unearthed by construction workers in Washington Square Park.
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