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Guide to sprinklers in each borough, where to take your dog swimming, sweat-proof makeup tips and more.

West Harlem »

Harlem youngsters cooled off and played games at an annual PAL event. 

St. George »

Humidity is expected to reach 74 percent, forecasters said.

Midtown »

Temperatures are expected to top 90 degrees across the city through Thursday, forecasters said.

Chelsea »

On hot days, the Hudson Guild center at 119 Ninth Ave. is open and air-conditioned until 8 p.m.

Midtown »

The hot weather will last for the next five days, the National Weather Service said.

West Brighton »

The outages began on Monday afternoon and 127 customers were still out on Tuesday afternoon.

New York City »

Are May AC users monstrous energy gluttons, or sensible folk deserving of reasonable temperatures?

Upper West Side »

An amateur's guide to air conditioning your New York City apartment this August.

Civic Center »

The 84-year-old man died from overheating on July 21.

New York City »

Eight people have died in the city so far this summer from hyperthermia.

Downtown Brooklyn »

Three heat deaths of elderly residents over the weekend upped the city's death toll to 5.

New Dorp »

A 57-year-old Staten Island man died of hyperthermia on July 8, the Medical Examiner ruled.

Times Square & Theater District »

Heat and humidity were expected to envelop New York through Sunday, the NWS said.

Williamsburg »

EMS took 30 minutes to arrive when a City Council intern collapsed at a press conference.