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Parking now costs $8 a day for cars on weekdays and $10 on weekends and holidays during beach season.

Rockaway Beach »

The beaches and pools will close Sept. 10, a week after Labor Day, officials said. 

Pelham Bay »

The minke whale washed up on the shore of Orchard Beach Sunday and was euthanized around 6:30 p.m.

Pelham Bay »

The Atlantic Marine Conservation Society is investigating how the animal washed up on the shore.

Coney Island »

From fireworks to fun in the sun, here's a handy guide of things to do this Fourth of July.

Astoria »

From Citi Field to Prospect Park, there are plenty of chances to catch a fireworks show in 2016.

Coney Island »

Grab your helmet and pedal through these five bike routes this summer.

Concourse »

The borough president delivered his seventh annual address on Thursday at Cardinal Hayes High School.

Rockaway Beach »

Mayor Bill de Blasio included money in the new budget to keep beaches and pools open past Labor Day. 

Coney Island »

City council members are pushing for a bill to extend the city's beach and pool season. 

Rockaway Beach »

Attendance was up 140 percent in Staten Island, 90 percent in The Bronx and 25 percent in Rockaway.

Todt Hill »

Parks Department records show metal-detecting hobbyists didn't unearth any significant objects in 2013.

Pelham Parkway »

Portraits of a sunny day in Orchard Beach, Bronx's only public beach

Mott Haven »

DNAinfo has a roundup of the some of The Bronx's best spots for picnicking and barbecuing this summer.

Pelham Bay »

Jennifer Lopez performed on Wednesday night at Orchard Beach in Pelham Bay Park.