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Upper East Side »

'Confounding' Clock With Rotating Face to Warp Time in Central Park

The clock's face will rotate backward as time moves forward.

Upper East Side »

Photographers Offer $100 Discount on Engagement Photos at Bow Bridge

The discount is in celebration of the Central Park bridge's reopening to the public.

Upper East Side »

Iconic Central Park Bridge Reopens After Three-Month Rehab

The Bow Bridge has a new wooden walkway and a brand new paint job.

Upper East Side »

Central Park's Playground to get a $1.5M Facelift With New Waterworks

Elements from the playground's original design from the 1930s will return.

Upper West Side »

Woman Charged With Trying to Kidnap 2-Year-Old Boy in Central Park

Cecile Jackson was arrested on Tuesday afternoon and charged with attempted kidnapping, officials said.

Midtown »

Police Arrest Two Suspects in Central Park Mugging

Jeffrey Valdez, 17, and a 14-year-old girl were taken into police custody on Tuesday, police said.  

Upper East Side »

Where to Celebrate Hanukkah in New York City

Watch a menorah lighting or dance the night away for the Festival of Lights this year.

Upper East Side »

Temperatures Set New Record Warmth for NYC

New York was expected to receive some bouts of rain and record-high temperatures days before Christmas.

Times Square & Theater District »

Broadway Actress Sexually Assaulted and Robbed in Central Park

The woman, a cast member in a current Broadway play, fought off the man with her purse, sources said.

New York City »

Thousands Enjoy Spring Weather in Central Park

Thousands flocked to Central Park to take advantage of warm weather before possible early week showers.

Upper East Side »

Upper East Siders Feel Persecuted For Walking Dogs in Central Park

Upper East Side owners said recently that they're getting ticketed too much in Central Park.

Upper West Side »

Woman Struck and Injured by SUV Near Central Park

The unidentified pedestrian, who was hit near West 102nd Street, was taken to St. Luke's Hospital.

Central Harlem »

Cops Hunt Teen Who Allegedly Groped Jogger in Central Park

The 24-year-old victim described a young man who grabbed her groin, police said.

Upper West Side & Morningside Heights »

Central Park Rape Suspect Arrested

David Albert Mitchell, 42, was arrested for allegedly raping a 73-year-old birdwatcher in Central Park.

Harlem »

Firefighters Battle Brush Fire in Central Park

More than 100 firefighters were battling a brush fire in Central Park near East 106th Street.