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The message, paid for by a local business owner, aims to encourage people to clean up the beaches.

Rockaway Park »

Riis Beach Bazaar has assembled 20 different vendors along the beach this summer.

Rockaway Beach »

Generations of beachgoers have reveled along the boardwalk since its opening in 1931. 

Midtown »

The storm could bring heavy rain and winds to the city from Sunday night through early Wednesday. 

Midtown »

There is an increasing chance of rain Sunday as a storm works its way up the east coast.

Midtown »

Temperatures are expected to reach the upper 70s Friday through Sunday and the 80s on Monday.

Coney Island »

Check out these alternative ways to get to NYC beaches this summer. 

Coney Island »

They were probably basking sharks, feeding on smaller fish — not dangerous to humans: NY Aquarium pres.

Coney Island »

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

Hell's Kitchen & Clinton »

Volunteers are raising money to restore Oasis Community Garden's "beach" area for kids.

Brighton Beach »

Most of New York City's beaches will be open from Memorial Day weekend until Sept. 13.

Neponsit »

The swimmers were listed in serious and stable condition, officials said. 

Rockaway Beach »

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Coney Island »

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