Brooklyn Residents Furious Over NYC's Plan To Wipe Out Sidewalk Space For Pedestrians To Build Rain GardensThe rain garden will leave only four feet of space to walk by. The Department of Environmental Protection says the gardens are made to absorb millions of gallons of storm water.
DEP: Spike In Whale Sightings Near NYC Due In Part To Dramatic Increase In Water QualityIf you think there are more whales in our area, you're not alone.
Exclusive: NYC Waging Costly War Against 'Fatbergs'New Yorkers are told not to flush wipes, floss and other plastics down the drain, but they do it anyway. When all that waste combines, it creates a clog known as a "fatberg."
Noisy Late-Night Construction In Lower Manhattan Infuriates ResidentsYou’ve heard of noisy neighbors, but residents in lower Manhattan say recent overnight street work has taken it too far.
70-Foot Deep Sinkhole Unleashes Brutal Smell On Bay RidgeIt’s gone from bad to worse. A massive sinkhole has turned from traffic nightmare to sickening situation in Brooklyn. A sewer main broke more than two months ago in Bay Ridge, creating a huge hole in the street.
Boaters Find Little Girl Clinging To Dead Babysitter In Putnam County LakeIt was a picture-perfect setting for an incongruous horror. Two men and a woman were using one of the row boats on Lake Gleneida in Carmel when they spotted a child and a corpse floating together approximately 100 feet from shore, police said.
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.