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Accused 'Molly' Dealer Charged in Electric Zoo Overdose Death

Patrick Morgan, 23, allegedly sold the drug to Jeffrey Russ before the 2013 festival. 

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Pedestrian Bridge From Bronx to Randall's Island Should Open Soon

A bridge between Randall's Island and 132nd Street in the Bronx should be ready by 2015, officials said.

Williamsburg »

Check Out These Music Festivals in NYC This Summer

Governors Ball, Electric Zoo and the Afro Punk Festival will all be back in New York.

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Kid-Friendly Art Exhibit Opens on Randall's Island

Flow.14 will feature installations by four different artists.

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Electric Zoo Returning to Randall's Island with Added Security After ODs

The three-day music festival came under fire after the deaths of two concertgoers in 2013.

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Randall's Island Tennis Center Offers Concessions in Exchange for Expansion

SPORTIME is promising upgraded playgrounds, scholarships and lighted fields in exchange for nine courts.

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New York Beer Fest Slings Suds on Randall's Island

The inaugural New York Beer Festival takes place on Saturday from noon to 4 p.m. 

Lincoln Square »

Nationally Ranked MLK High School Produces City's Soccer Kings

The Lincoln Square school has won 14 city championships over the past 17 years.

Port Morris »

A Long-Delayed Path from The Bronx to Randall's Island May Soon Be Built

The city said Thursday that it had obtained the necessary easements to begin construction.

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Electric Zoo Deaths Caused by Drug Overdose and Overheating: Officials

Jeffrey Russ, 23, and Olivia Rotondo, 21, died at the Randall's Island music festival on Aug. 31.

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Electric Zoo Deaths Raise Concerns on Private Use of Public Parkland

Councilwoman Melissa Mark-Viverito and others want the city to rethink private events in city parks.

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31 Arrested at Shuttered Electric Zoo Party on Randall's Island, Cops Say

The Electric Zoo Dance festival, which closed early after two deaths, will offer refunds for Sunday.

Williamsburg »

This Week's Best Shows and a Spotify Playlist of the Bands

Mumford & Sons, Haim and Alicia Keys are all playing New York Aug. 28 through Sept. 3.

Greenwich Village »

NYC's Pro Ultimate Frisbee Team Soars to National Semifinals

NY Empire will compete for a national title in Chicago this weekend.

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Soccer Players Bring the Globe to New York with Amateur World Cup

NYC France and NYC Senegal to compete for fifth annual Cosmos Copa Sunday at Randall's Island.