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Despite Overcast Skies, New Yorkers Enjoy Labor Day at Rockaway Beach

New Yorkers flocked to Rockaway Beach this Labor Day weekend.

Coney Island »

Castles and Creatures Take Shape at the Coney Island Sand Sculpture Contest

Coney Island hosted the 23rd annual sand sculpture competition, drawing huge crowds to the beach.

Tompkinsville »

What to See and Do This Summer on Staten Island

DNAinfo New York offers tips on making lasting memories in Staten Island.

SoHo »

Top Camping Spots for New Yorkers Without a Car

These mass transit-accessible parks make it possible for car-free city dwellers to enjoy Mother Nature.

Rockaway Beach »

Artists to Compete in Sandcastle Contest on Rockaway Beach

Artists are heading down to the beach to create wild and fun sandcastles. 

Williamsburg »

Rockaway Beach Buses See Record Ridership

Both Rockabus and NYC Beach Bus sold out all their seats on Sunday.

Midtown »

Escape the City With a Long Island Getaway This Summer

There are some cheap, relatively short trips to Long Island to enjoy this summer.

Rockaway Beach »

New Rockaway Beach Shuttle Offers Sunscreen, Beach Toys and Yoga

Another bus company, similar to Rockabus, takes beachgoers to Rockaway.

Coney Island »

What to do at Coney Island this Summer

New York's classic boardwalk is back to near full-force after Sandy. Here's what to do when you go.

South Beach »

Memorial Day Sun Draws Beach-Goers to Staten Island

Beach-goers took advantage of the sunny Memorial Day weather at Staten Island beaches.

Coney Island »

City Will Open All Public Beaches for Memorial Day Weekend

The city's beaches, hit hard by Hurricane Sandy, will reopen on Saturday.

Lower East Side »

Complete East River Blueway Plan Features Brooklyn Bridge Beach

The full East River Blueway Plan was presented to the public on Thursday.

East New York »

Teen Girl Found Dead in Gerritsen Beach Was Asphyxiated, Authorities Say

The body of 14-year-old Shaniesha Forbes was found in Gerritsen Beach in January.

New York City »

As City Gets Early Taste of Summer, Sandy-Damaged Beaches Prepare to Open

See what shape some of the city's favorite beaches are currently in after Hurricane Sandy.

Breezy Point »

Family Mourns 24-Year-Old Woman Whose Body Was Found in Queens Marsh

The body of Marisha Cheong was found across from Bayside Avenue in Queens, police said.

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