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Chelsea & Hell's Kitchen »

Chelsea Kids Imagine Big Things for 20th Street Park Site

Chelsea youngsters designed their fantasy park for a vacant lot at 136 West 20th St. Sunday. 

Chelsea & Hell's Kitchen »

High Line Tour Offers Glimpse of Closed Section

New Yorkers were given a tour of the still-closed future section of the High Line park as part of Open House New York on Oct. 16, 2011.

Downtown »

Occupy Wall Street Puts Spotlight on Privately Owned Public Spaces

Privately owned public spaces, or POPs, are under the spotlight, thanks to the Occupy Wall Street protests in Zuccotti Park.

East Village & Lower East Side »

Weekend Sun Gives Way to Cloudy Labor Day

Forecasters say that a sunny weekend will give way to clouds, and possibly rain for Labor Day on Monday.

Upper East Side & Roosevelt Island »

Roosevelt Island's South Point Park Opens

The new 7.25-acre waterfront park features sweeping skyline views and the recently renovated Renwick Ruins.

Midtown & Theater District »

Bryant Park Corp. Chief Extends Reach Outside Manhattan

Dan Biederman, head of the 34th Street Partnership and the Bryant Park Corporation, has been hired to revitalize Boston's South Station.

East Village & Lower East Side »

Gulick Park Gets $650K from Local Pols for Renovation

The park near the Williamsburg Bridge received funding from Councilwoman Maragaret Chin and Borough President Scott Stringer.

Harlem »

What Sewage Treatment Plant? Many Riverbank State Parkgoers Unaware of Facility

Many residents were unaware that Riverbank State Park was built on top of the North River Wastewater Treatment plant, the site of a four-alarm fire Wednesday.

Midtown & Theater District »

Bryant Park Extends Summer Hours

Bryant Park will now be open until midnight most days of the week.

Upper East Side & Roosevelt Island »

Gov. Cuomo Paves Way for East Side River Access

Gov. Andrew Cuomo signed a bill that would allow the UN to buy Robert Moses Playground, funding a potential waterfront developments.

Upper East Side & Roosevelt Island »

Nude Sculpture to Have Hundreds of Feathered Admirers in Filthy Park

Pigeons run amok at the tiny Tramway Plaza on East 59th Street and Second Avenue that's about to get a big nude sculpture.

Chelsea & Hell's Kitchen »

High Line Closing Early on 4th of July

The High Line will close at 6 p.m. on the 4th of July, because of large crowds expected for fireworks on the Hudson.

East Village & Lower East Side »

Woman Raped and Robbed in Lower East Side Park, Cops Say

A 41-year-old woman was attacked in Sara D. Roosevelt Park last Thursday. Yeison Riano, 31, was charged.

Manhattan »

Bryant Park Beer and Wine Service Nixed

A last-minute erosion of support among Bryant Park's partners means no wine or beer for moviegoers, officials said.

Washington Heights & Inwood »

Bette Midler Honored for Work on Upper Manhattan's Parks

Bette Midler was awarded for her work restoring upper Manhattan's parks by the Fort Tryon Park Trust.