Exploring Central Park: Dining, Shopping, Things To DoWith 843 acres of greenery, Central Park is an oasis from the concrete and skyscrapers. According to the Central Park Conservancy, the park stretches over 51 streets and five avenues and visited by 42 million people a year. Here are some of the best things to do in and around the iconic park.
Overlooked Central Park: Hidden Spots, Secret PlacesExplore some of Central Park's hidden spots and secret places, including the Ravine, The Blockhouse and the Hallett Nature Sanctuary.
10 Best Campgrounds In The Tri-State AreaNew York City is surrounded by some of the region’s most beautiful natural resources, all within an hour or two by train or car. Be it beach, woods or whitewater rafting, your escape from New York is a lot closer than you think with the best campgrounds in the area.
Park Overtakes Kim Heading Into Final Round Of Women’s PGA ChampionshipSouth Korean stars Inbee Park and Sei Yong Kim added another chapter to their friendly rivalry on Saturday.
Some North Bergen Residents Object To Plan For Permanent Preschool In ParkThe township of North Bergen, New Jersey wants to build a permanent pre-school in park space, and some angry residents have said it is high time to stop taking public land away.
Bee Spraying At Sol Bloom Playground Has Upper West Side Parents BuzzingPark-goers were concerned on Friday when police in masks sprayed an unknown substance on bushes bordering the Sol Bloom playground on 92nd Street.
NYC's 5 Best Spots For BirdwatchingWe’re not talking about pigeons. Thanks to a unique combination of natural features and resources, the NYC area welcomes a variety of birds both seasonally and year-round. Read on for some of the city’s most scenic spots to see winged creatures.
N.J. Senate Passes Bill Altering Penalties For Smoking In Public Advocates say the change is a way to levy penalties without consuming as much time in the municipal court system.
State Sen. Avella Joins Activists At Rally For Flushing Meadows Park LandState Senator Tony Avella (D-Bayside) joined residents and community activists on Saturday, at a rally to take back the parkland of Flushing Meadows.
Judge Rules In Favor Of Citi Bike Docking Station At Lower Manhattan ParkFriends of Petrosino Square and others argued the station should've been shifted to an on-street car-parking area across the street. They also said the station disrupted an area dedicated for public art.
Crowd Gathers To Remember 12-Year-Old Girl Who Was Slain In N.J.Dozens of people gathered at a park in southern New Jersey Sunday to honor a 12-year-old girl who was killed last year by a teenage boy who lured her to his home.
Teenager Hospitalized Following Shooting At Brooklyn ParkPolice said the boy was shot at about 7:30 p.m. Friday in Canarsie Park, often referred to as Seaview Park.
Husband Speaks Out After Tree Falls On Wife, Kills Her At Queens ParkA loving husband was heartbroken Monday after his pregnant wife was killed by a falling tree in the very Queens park where they first built their relationship.
Homicide Investigation Under Way After Body Is Found In L.I. ParkA homicide investigation has been launched in Nassau County, after a body was discovered in a park in Wantagh Sunday.
Neighbors: Fearless Rats Have Commandeered Park In Woodside, QueensNeighbors and the local city councilman have called on the city to step up its efforts, as a park in Woodside, Queens remains overrun with rats.