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South Street Seaport »

Broken Water Fountains at Downtown Playground Leave Parents Steaming

The water spouts at the Imagination Playground won't be turned on until mid-June, officials said.

SoHo »

More Than $1K Worth of Designer Jean Shorts Swiped from SoHo Shop: NYPD

Six men shoplifted $1,354 worth of designer jean shorts from the True Religion boutique, police said.

SoHo »

More Than $1,000 Worth of Lacoste Pants, Shirts Stolen From SoHo Shop: NYPD

A man swiped four pairs of pants and six shirts from the Lacoste store.

Financial District »

Woman's Phone Snatched From Her Hands While Playing Game On 3 Train: NYPD

A 32-year-old woman had her Samsung Galaxy S4 swiped as she played a game riding the subway.

Civic Center »

'Law & Order' Tourists Make Criminal Court a TripAdvisor Attraction

Some tourists love to check out criminal court on vacation — and leave a TripAdvisor review, of course.

TriBeCa »

Free Ice Cream, Music and Games Fill Family Fun Day at Pier 25

The Jewish Community Project is offering up free ice cream and activities on Pier 25.

Financial District »

Get a Sneak Peek at the View From 1 World Trade Center's Observatory

The observatory, more than 1,250 feet in the air, will open to the public May 29.

Civic Center »

Accused Hammer Attacker Granted a Psychiatric Evaluation

David Baril was arraigned via video feed from his hospital room in Bellevue Wednesday.

Battery Park City »

A Youth Movement For Manhattan's Community Boards: 6 New Teen Members

Six new teenagers, ages 16 and 17, are now members of Manhattan community boards.

Financial District »

Police Hunt Men Who Attacked and Robbed a Good Samaritan

Two men attacked and robbed a man who tried to stop them from harassing a woman, police said.

Governors Island »

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.

South Street Seaport »

Hundreds of Pups to 'Strut, Swagger & Slobber' in 'Blue Carpet' Fundraiser

The bulldog rescue fundraiser will take place in Peck Slip Plaza on May 16.

TriBeCa »

Make Art While Sipping Wine and Beer at TriBeCa's New 'Muse Paintbar'

The expansive new Greenwich Street bar is slated to open by September.

Financial District »

Good Samaritan Attacked and Robbed After Trying to Help Woman, Police Say

A man trying to come to a woman's aid was pushed to the ground, then had his phone stolen, police said.