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George Clinton to Get Funky at Governors Island July 3 BBQ Bash

Legendary funk musician George Clinton is headlining the "Funk n' Cue" music and BBQ fest on July 3.

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Outdoor Pools, Saunas and Restaurants Slated for Governors Island Day Spa

The spa, slated for summer 2017, will cost about $60 to $70 to lounge for the day.

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Your Guide to Events on Governors Island This Summer

A short boat ride transports you to an oasis of relaxation on Governors Island.

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Governors Ball Gives Away Free Tickets to East Harlem Volunteers

Organizers want to make Randall's Island their home and are showing their commitment to local vendors. 

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VIDEO: Meet Max, the Dog Who's Keeping Geese Off Governors Island

The 5-year-old Border Collie is trained to keep Canada geese off the Island — and also greet visitors.

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QUIZ: What Is Your NYC Spirit Animal?

Are you a bodega attack cat or a rabbit with syphilis? Take this quiz to find out.

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Buy Yourself a Surprise — Spy-Training, Fire-Eating or Nothing — for $1

Sign up for The Experiment and an unexpected adventure might come your way.

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Governors Island's First Snowy Owl Named After Revolutionary War General

The rare Arctic bird made its home on the Island for the first time this winter season, officials said.

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Snowy Owls Swoop Into New York City During Deep Freeze

The arctic visitor has made a home on Governors Island for the first time, officials said.

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Broken Umbrella and Oyster-Themed Pavilions Coming to Governors Island

Canopies woven from broken umbrellas and oyster cultivation materials will be on display this summer.

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Apply Now to Use Governors Island's Ballfields This Summer

The fields are available for play from May through September, seven days a week.

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Check Out the Quirky Designs Competing for a Spot on Governors Island

Designers are competing to build an eco-friendly pavilion on Governors Island in summer 2015.

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Harbor School Student Slashed After Attacking Newsstand Vendor, Police Say

Three students were arrested for beating a 67-year-old newsstand vendor, who slashed one of the teens.

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Peek Into More Than 20 Lower Manhattan Artists' Studios This Weekend

Peruse art studios downtown, including on Governors Island, through the weekend-long event.

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Governors Island Art Fair Turns 100 Barrack Rooms Into Galleries

The seventh annual Governors Island Art Fair runs every weekend in September.