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Battery Park City »

4 Daytime Dates to Try This Summer

Impress your Tinder match with these plans that you can say you thought of yourself.

Governors Island »

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.

Rockaway Beach »

PHOTOS: Parts of New York Freeze Over Amid Arctic Blast

With temperatures in the teens , large portions of Jamaica Bay and Newtown Creek have frozen.

East New York »

Body Stuffed in Laundry Bag Found Floating in Jamaica Bay, Sources Say

The unidentified man's body had been in the water for at least a day, sources said.

Arverne »

Camp Rockaway Raises $50K to Help Start Seaside 'Glamping' Retreat

The "glamping" camp looks to bring glamorous tents along the peninsula's water.

Broad Channel »

Federal Grant Will Help Restore Jamaica Bay's Oysters and Wetlands

Three projects for the bay — including one to restore oysters — won grants from the government.

Jamaica »

Ferry to JFK Airport Runs Aground in Jamaica Bay During Trial Run

The Seastreak from Far Rockaway hit a sandbar formed by Hurricane Sandy, authorities said.

Arverne »

Designer Hopes to Bring 'Glamping' to Rockaway With Throwback Tent Camp

Kent Johnson hopes to get the tents in Camp Rockaway up by Memorial Day 2015.

Williamsburg »

DEP Offers $6 Million in Green Project Grants

The NYC DEP is encouraging groups to apply for $6 million in new funding for green projects.

Arverne »

Underground 'Last Dragon' Pizza Shop Pops Up in Rockaway

The chef, who works from home as a graphic designer, makes the specialty pies two days a week.

Rockaway Beach »

New Top-Tier Research Institute, Conservancy Coming to Jamaica Bay

There will also be a $100 million grant competition to fund projects that enhance the wildlife habitat.

Rockaway Beach »

Paddleboards, Canoes and Pedal Cars Coming to Queens Waterfront

A California-based rental company opened new locations at Jacob Riis Park.

New York City »

A Train Subway to Resume Service to Rockaways

Subway service on the A train to the Rockaways will resume on May 30, the governor announced Thursday.

New York City »

Film Made During Hurricane Sandy Debuts at Tribeca Film Festival

The new film by Sam Fleischner was shot during the superstorm and makes its hometown debut this week.