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Williamsburg »

Two of the last remaining crabapple trees blew over Monday during a storm.

Elmhurst »

The court got the overhaul as part of the city's Community Parks Initiative. 

Yorkville »

The sculpture by Yasumitsu Morito features a man sitting on a vessel.


Tyler Jordan returned to his kayak after grabbing lunch to find a massive police search underway.

Mott Haven »

A campaign on the new website FixAField aims to raise $2,000 for improvements in St. Mary's Park.

Bayside »

Vivaldi Ristorante opened inside the Parks Department-owned home on Cross Island Parkway in 2013.

Prince's Bay »

Bloomingdale Park, Wolfe's Pond Park and two others will get the gear, the city said.

Rego Park »

A large portion of Real Good Park has been closed for renovations.

Greenpoint »

Norman Brodsky launched a website dedicated to accepting offers on the 11-acre property at 1 N 11th St.

Kips Bay »

Swim lesson sessions in July and August still have open slots, according to a Parks Department rep.

Port Richmond »

Parks Commissioner Mitchell Silver kicked off the summer pool season on Tuesday.

Williamsburg »

DNAinfo readers had strong opinions about women-only swim hours.

Corona »

Meadow Lake at Flushing Meadows-Corona Park has been rehabilitated back to health with $2.5 million.

Bushwick »

Bushwick leaders aim to draft up a neighborhood rezoning plan in the coming months.