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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.

Clinton Hill »

Meet the 8 Animals Keeping NYC Cute

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

Belmont »

First Baby Gorillas Born at Bronx Zoo in Nearly a Decade

The two western lowland gorillas born over the last two months were the 14th and 15th born at the zoo.

Belmont »

Peruvian Pelicans Swoop Into Bronx Zoo

Four Peruvian pelicans have been added to the Bronx Zoo's Russell B. Aitken Sea Bird Colony.

Belmont »

Gun Dealer Sold Weapons Near Bronx Zoo Entrance, Officials Say

Javon Burgess, 36, sold guns to an undercover detective outside the Bronx Zoo five separate times.

Pelham Parkway »

Animatronic Dinosaurs Exhibit Turns Bronx Zoo Into Land Before Time

The narrated safari will include a giant Tyrannosaurus rex.

Park Slope »

Five Chinese Big-Headed Turtles Born at Prospect Park Zoo

The endangered turtles are the first to be reproduced in captivity.

Park Slope »

Video: Red Panda Cubs at Bronx and Prospect Park Zoos

The four cubs made their public debut Thursday.

Upper East Side »

Twin Snow Leopard Cubs Debut at Central Park Zoo

The cubs are the first snow leopards to be born at the zoo.

Norwood »

Rare Baby Rhino Makes Debut at Bronx Zoo

Zoo officials introduce the "frisky" three-month-old calf as their "own royal baby" Friday.    

Bedford Park »

Bronx Zoo Celebrates National Zookeepers Week

Visitors to the Bronx Zoo can get a peek behind the scenes at how to care for animals.