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30-Foot 'Living Pyramid' of Flowers to Rise from Queens Waterfront

The installation, by artist Agnes Denes, will go up in Socrates Sculpture Park this spring.

Kips Bay »

Teen Forges Checks to Steal $2K From Tenants Association, Police Say

Lionel Burton, 18, copied checks from the Waterside Plaza Tenants Association, police said. 

Rockaway Park »

'All-Weather' Ferries Considered for Future Fleet as Ice Shuts Down Service

The city is looking into boats that can operate in extreme cold while planning the five-borough ferry.

Long Island City »

East River Ferry Service Suspended Due to Ice

Service on the waterway was suspended until further notice Tuesday morning.

Ditmars »

PHOTOS: Parts of East River Freeze Over in Astoria

The East River was partially frozen over in Queens on Friday.

Astoria »

Pol Wants to Build Eco Dock to Connect Residents to Astoria Waterfront

The eco dock could be used for kayaks and educational programs, Costa Constatinides said.

Long Island City »

'East River Skyway' Seeks to Connect LIC, Brooklyn and Manhattan With Trams

Dan Levy of real estate site CityRealty wants to use trams to connect Brooklyn, Queens and Manhattan.

Midtown »

What Happened in New York This Week: 8 Stories You Need to Read

Catch up on what happened during the week that was with this handy round-up.

Navy Yard »

Man's Body Found in East River off Brooklyn Navy Yard, Police Say

The body was found floating in the water near 50 Flushing Ave. in Fort Greene.

Bed-Stuy »

Student Found in East River to Be Honored With Memorial Scholarship

A Medgar Evers College scholarship will be created in Steven Middleton's memory.

Midtown »

Rain Set to Soak July 4 But Should Clear for Fireworks, Forecasters Say

Heavy rain is expected into the early afternoon, but should give way to clear skies by nighttime.

Greenpoint »

Body of Missing Swimmer Found in East River, Medical Examiner Says

The body of Steven L. Middleton was found in Newtown Creek, officials said.

Williamsburg »

Police Searching for East River Swimmer Swept Away by Current

Steven Middleton, 21, jumped off a pier to swim with three friends, police sources said.

West Farms »

City Plans to Improve Intersection to Boost Passage to Bronx River Greenway

The intersection of East 177th St. and Devoe Ave. will get improved passage to the Bronx River Greenway.

Stuy Town »

Free Kayaking Returning to Stuyvesant Cove Park This Summer

Stuyvesant Cove Park will offer free kayaking to the public on three weekends in July and August.