Invasive Plant Species Takes Over Park In Staten IslandSome say it looks like bamboo, but it most definitely is not bamboo. It's Japanese knotweed, and the New York City Park's Department says it's "out of control."
Deer Breaks Into T.J. Maxx Store On Staten IslandAn employee arriving to open the store around 8 a.m. discovered the front window smashed in and the deer running around inside.
Whose Bright Idea Is This? NYC Park Benches With Missing Sitting SlatsMillions of tax dollars have been spent to improve a Lower East Side park, but the benches still have no seats.
Parks Advocates: Not Enough Officers To Patrol 30K Acres Of ParksFor it’s beautiful parks, it’s no surprise 14 percent of New York City’s landmass is devoted to city parks.
Seen At 11: Why Are NYC War Memorials Sitting Stashed Away In Battery Park?Historic sculptures and war memorials meant to honor the people and events that helped shape our city sit languishing, stashed away behind a fence at one of the city’s busiest parks.
Residents At Odds With NYC Over Restoration Of Coney Island BoardwalkPeople are planning a rally this weekend in an attempt to stop the city from replacing the wooden boardwalk they love with one made of concrete and recycled plastic lumber.
Volunteers Plant Beachgrass To Help Replenish Staten Island Beach Slammed By Superstorm SandyAbout 90 residents and volunteers spent a calm, sunny Sunday doing their part to help in Staten Island's recovery following Superstorm Sandy.
Allegations Of Booze-Fueled Sexcapades Rock New York City Parks DepartmentRoses were in bloom outside the Parks Department headquarters on Randall’s Island on Wednesday, but things were definitely not rosy on the inside.