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East Harlem »

East Harlem Lacks Open Space But Not Options to Increase It

A new study by New Yorkers for Parks found East Harlem has the potential to increase open space.

Murray Hill, Gramercy & Midtown East »

City Picks Restaurant Group to Run Union Square Park Cafe

Union Square Park pavilion's restaurant will be open from April to October, beginning in 2013.

Murray Hill, Gramercy & Midtown East »

Restaurateur Drops Bid for Union Square Pavilion Eatery

Celebrity Chef Don Pintabona has pulled out of plans to open a new restaurant inside the Union Square Pavilion.

Manhattan »

Chef From Tribeca Grill Picked to Run New Union Square Park Eatery

Don Pintabona, from DeNiro's Tribeca Grill, tapped to run Union Square Park's controversial seasonal restaurant.

Harlem »

Robbery Pattern Prompts NYPD Post at Jackie Robinson Park

Residents feel safer since police began posting officers at stairs entering the park.

Manhattan »

Central Park Crime on the Rise, NYPD Statistics Show

Crime has grown in Central Park throughout 2010, new data recently released by the NYPD showed.