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Upper West Side »

The Best Places to Take Your Wedding Photos in NYC

Photographers told us where to go, how to plan and what secret gardens to use as backdrops.


One-Mile 'Urban Fitness Trail' Coming to DUMBO

The trail will wind through sites surrounding the BQE and Brooklyn and Manhattan Bridges.

Midtown »

17 Subway Lines Face Service Changes This Weekend

The 1, 4, 5, 6, 7, A, C, D, E, F, G, J, N, Q, R, 42nd St. Shuttle and Rockaway Shuttle will be impacted.

Civic Center »

Thief Snatches Woman's Wallet as She Exits Train Near City Hall: NYPD

Police were looking for a man who stole a woman's wallet Wednesday morning near the Brooklyn Bridge.

Midtown »

Tour Bus Company Under Investigation for Fleecing Customers, City Says

Consumer Affairs started investigating Go New York Tours after receiving complaints.

Brooklyn Heights »

St. Francis College Making Brooklyn Bridge Park Their Home Field

The Terriers will play their first game at the park Tuesday at 7 p.m.

Union Square »

17 Subway Lines Slated for Service Changes This Weekend

The 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, A, C, D, F, G, J, M, N, Q and R lines will be impacted.

South Street Seaport »

Brooklyn Bridge Beach Moves Forward with $7M in Funding

Funding has been secured to bring sand and surf to Lower Manhattan.

Civic Center »

City Councilman Among Those Arrested in Brooklyn Hospital Closings Protest

Brad Lander was arrested after marching over the Brooklyn Bridge with hundreds of protesters.

Gramercy »

Summer Streets Returns With New Seven-Block Art Installation

The Park Avenue Tunnel has been added to the Summer Streets route for the first time.

Greenpoint »

The Best Ice Cream Parlors In the City

The classic American tradition is alive and well in the five boroughs.


Tourists Memorialize Brooklyn Bridge Visits With Ugly Graffiti Tags

Tourists are writing their names on the span's beams and stone towers to memorialize their experience.


Artist Looks For 130 Unique Angles of the Brooklyn Bridge on its Birthday

A Brooklyn artist will give 130 people wooden frames to hold in front of the bridge and snap photos.  

Cobble Hill »

Buy Paint Used on Brooklyn Bridge at Show Celebrating Span's 130th Birthday

Urban Folk Art Gallery will honor the bridge's 130th anniversary with an art exhibition opening May 24.

New York City »

Workers Paint Flagpole Atop Brooklyn Bridge

Department of Transportation workers painted a flagpole high above the Brooklyn Bridge on Wednesday.