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Rockaway Beach »

4 Schools Still Without Fire Alarms After Hurricane Sandy Damage

Three schools in the city still have "fire watchers" in place of the alarms since the 2012 storm.

Rockaway Beach »

NYC's Beach Attendance Jumped as Much as 140 Percent This Summer, City Says

Attendance was up 140 percent in Staten Island, 90 percent in The Bronx and 25 percent in Rockaway.

Todt Hill »

Treasure Hunters Blame City Park Restrictions for Lack of Loot

Parks Department records show metal-detecting hobbyists didn't unearth any significant objects in 2013.

Coney Island »

21-Year-Old Man Fatally Shot Outside Coney Island Deli, Police Say

Ronnell Bradley was killed in what police believe was a gang-related shooting Tuesday afternoon.

Coney Island »

City Lifts No-Swim Advisory at Five Public Beaches

A day after finding the water had high levels of contamination, officials lifted the warning Thursday.

Coney Island »

No-Swim Advisory Issued for 5 Public Beaches Amid High Contamination

Coney Island, Manhattan Beach, Midland Beach, South Beach and Cedar Grove are all under an advisory.

Midtown »

Service Changes Planned For 14 Subway Lines This Weekend

The 1, 2, 4, 5, 6, 7, A, C, D, F, N, Q, R and S lines will be impacted by MTA work.

Coney Island »

Nathan's Hotdog-Eating Champ Keeps Title After Proposing to Girlfriend

Joey Chestnut gobbled 61 hotdogs, winning but not beating his previous record of 69 franks.

Civic Center »

De Blasio Sizes Up the Competition Before Annual Hot Dog Eating Contest

World champion Joey Chestnut and Sonya "Black Widow" Thomas joined de Blasio for a weigh-in ceremony.

Upper East Side »

Ex-Gov. Paterson Calls for Pension Law Change to Help Injured NYPD Officer

Paterson and Public Advocate Letitia James said Rosa Rodriguez deserves a full disability pension.

TriBeCa »

A Frank History of Nathan's Famous Hot Dogs Premieres at Tribeca Film Fest

Lloyd Handwerker, whose grandfather founded Nathan's Famous, made the documentary.

Bed-Stuy »

New Bed-Stuy Commanding Officer Vows to Rebuild Trust With Community

Deputy Inspector Scott Henderson wants to rebuild the bonds between the community and police.

Coney Island »

Coney Island's Luna Park Opens for the Season

Crowds flocked to Coney Island’s Luna Park for the opening day of the season.

Coney Island »

Teen Indicted for Murder in Coney Island Arson that Killed Officer

Marcell Dockery, 16, was indicted for murder for his involvement in Sunday's arson.

Coney Island »

NYPD Overhauls Fire Protocol and May Train With FDNY After Officer Dies

The police department didn't have any rules in place for that specific emergency situation.

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