Memorial Day

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Upper West Side »

Memorial Day Marked by Mayor at Soldiers' and Sailors' Monument

The ceremony honored those who have served and who continue to serve the country in the armed forces.

Prospect-Lefferts Gardens »

Kids Cool Off on Memorial Day at Prospect Park's New Water Play Area

The park unveiled its ice rink-turned-water play area at the LeFrak Center.

Bed-Stuy »

Celebrate Memorial Day With Beats and Eats in Bed-Stuy

The third annual Rub-a-Grub takes place Memorial Day weekend in Bed-Stuy.

Upper West Side »

$5.5M Renovation Sought for Riverside Park Civil War Monument

The Upper West Side monument hasn't had an update since 1960, according to the Parks Department.

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.

Bay Ridge »

Brooklyn Memorial Day Parade Marks 146th Year Honoring Fallen Vets

The parade, held in Bay Ridge for the last two decades, is one of the oldest in the nation.

New York City »

Cold Rain Blows Into City for Weekend Before Sunny Memorial Day

The weekend was expected to be chilly and rainy, according to the National Weather Service.

Bed-Stuy »

Do or Dine and A Tribe Called Quest Team Up for Bed-Stuy Memorial Day BBQ

The second annual Memorial Day Rub-a-Grub is co-sponsored by Sound Liberation Front.

New York City »

Subway Service Disrupted on 11 Lines Over Memorial Day Weekend

Maintenance work and construction will affect the 2, 4, 5, A, C, D, E, F, L, M and N lines.

Great Kills »

Pol Helps Great Kills Memorial Day Parade Carry On With Cash Infusion

Molinaro gave $1,500 to organizers of the parade, which has had fundraising problems in the last years.

Woodside »

Blowtorch Burglar's Getaway Driver Was Asleep at the Wheel, Cops Say

The suspects in the Woodside burglary are believed to be linked to at least 12 others.

Woodside »

Blowtorch-Wielding Burglars Caught Breaking into Queens Home, Cops Say

Two burglars got arrested after they tried to break into a Queens home using a blowtorch, cops said.

Tremont & East Tremont »

Relatives Mourn Air Force Veteran Shot to Death in Bronx

Air Force Veteran Fabian Gonzalez, 21, was shot and killed early Saturday morning in East Tremont.

Fort Greene »

Revelers Enjoy City Parks for Memorial Day Weekend

City parks were filled with New Yorkers looking to stay cool during Memorial Day weekend.

New York City »

Memorial Day Weekend Sales Offer Deep Discounts, Free Breakfast

New York City stores are cutting prices on a wide range of items for Memorial Day Weekend.