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Models to Strut in Eco-Conscious Designs on High Bridge Catwalk

Eco Fashion in the Park will take place on Aug. 2 on the newly re-opened High Bridge.

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New Highbridge Park Exhibit Explores the Art of Taking a Load Off

"Oh Sit!" brings together nine works that offer different takes on the chair or sitting.

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High Bridge Reopening Leads to Renewed Calls to Develop Bronx Waterfront

Park advocates hope the bridge will help spur action to make the borough's waterfront more accessible.

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High Bridge Reopens to Public After More Than 40-Year Closure and Makeover

New York City's oldest standing bridge officially reopened to the public on Tuesday.

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30-year Parks Veteran Picked to Replace Controversial Bronx Chief

Iris Rodriguez-Rosa will replace former Bronx Parks Commissioner Hector Aponte, who retired in January.

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Loss of Parking in High Bridge Plan Will Hurt the Working Class, Locals Say

The DOT wants to increase pedestrian and cyclist access to the High Bridge, which will reopen in July.

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High Bridge Renovation to Be Completed in December, City Says

The snowy winter caused delays in the $61 million renovation of the long-shuttered bridge.

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Highbridge Park Ice Rink With Food Vendors Coming to Amsterdam Ave. Pool

The seasonal ice rink will be built above the Amsterdam Avenue wading pool, new documents show.

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High Bridge Safety Equipment to Shut Down Harlem River Drive Lanes All Week

One lane of the Harlem River Drive will be closed as safety equipment is installed on the High Bridge.  

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Worker Falls to His Death from High Bridge, NYPD Says

The 50-year-old victim landed on the Bronx side of the Harlem River Tuesday morning, FDNY officials said.

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City Breaks Ground on $61 Million High Bridge Renovation

The project will renovate the long-shuttered pedestrian bridge that connects Manhattan to The Bronx.

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10 Bronx Gang Members Arrested in Turf War, Officials Say

Police arrested the leaders of the Walton Townsend Gang, known as the WTG, the NYPD said.

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Bronx Man Arrested for String of Robberies in Manhattan

Robert Hill, 51, was arrested for robbing four people at gunpoint last month.

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Man Dies After Crashing Motorcycle Into Tree in the South Bronx

The crash occurred at West 170th Street and Edward Grant Highway.

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Bronx Principal Born in Haiti Shares Life Lessons with Foreign Students

Outgoing P.S. 73 principal Jean Mirvil has worked with immigrant children for nearly 29 years.