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PHOTOS: The Bronx Zoo Just Got a Brand New Baby Porcupine

The porcupine was born on July 28 to its mother Alice and its father Patrick.

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Bronx Historian to Discuss New Guidebook for Borough at Bronx Museum

The new book is all about different things to see and do in The Bronx.

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A Pair of Bronx Zoo Storks are Raising an Abandoned Chick as Their Own

The abandoned egg was found in late May and moved to an incubator.

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6 Things To Do in New York City's Neighborhoods This Memorial Day Weekend

Downtown culture, a Civil War commemoration and Queen's night markets are on this weekend's agenda.

East Harlem »

6 Things for You To Do in New York City's Neighborhoods This Weekend

Nocturnal philosophizing, a street games festival and financial planning are on our week's agenda.

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Video: Bouncing Baby Baboon Debuts at Bronx Zoo

Visitors can see the young gelada at the Africa Plains section of the zoo. 

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WATCH: Baby Gorillas at the Bronx Zoo, First Public Viewing

Baby gorillas born three months ago are now available for public viewing, the Bronx Zoo said Wednesday.

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Name a Cockroach After Your Loved One to Celebrate Valentine's Day

Naming the roaches costs $10, with all proceeds going to the Wildlife Conservation Society.

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The Bronx Zoo is An Awful Place for Elephants, Activist Group Says

The zoo is number five on In Defense of Animals' 2014 list of the 10 Worst Zoos for Elephants.

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5 Things for You to Do in New York City Neighborhoods This Weekend

The holiday season continues with a New York weekend brimming with festivities. 

Pelham Parkway »

Free Memberships at 33 Cultural Centers Available with New Municipal ID

The city will not provide additional funds to the institutions to offset revenue lost to the discounts.

Kips Bay »

Rampant Runaways at City's Foster Facility 'Raises Concerns,' Mayor Says

Mayor Bill de Blasio said officials want to create a more secure environment at the Children's Center.

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VIDEO: Watch Adorable Snow Leopard Cubs Play at Bronx Zoo

The two endangered snow leopard cubs, which weigh about 15 pounds each, were born at the zoo on May 6.

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600 and 400 Pound Tortoises Move to the Bronx Zoo

Rocket, weighing in at 600 pounds, and Abdul, weighing 400 pounds, could live up to 200 years.

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Meet the 8 Animals Keeping NYC Cute

From a barking deer to grazing goats, the city is full of curious (and cute) creatures.