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Claremont »

Parks Department officers have issued 18 tickets for drinking in the park during the past two years.

Castleton Corners »

The boy was injured when he crashed his sled into a bale of hay at the foot of a hill.

Central Harlem »

The interactive installation will play the sound of bells and recorded speeches by Marcus Garvey.

Upper West Side »

The trees will be replaced by the Parks Department either this fall or spring.

Coney Island »

The charging stations were installed over the weekend. 

Throgs Neck »

Trump plans on building an 18,455-square-foot clubhouse, up from 12,000 square feet.

Astoria »

A tree on 34th Street that was chopped down by the city in March may get a second life.

Prospect Heights »

A renovation plan for Stroud Playground was approved last week by Community Board 8.

High Bridge »

Park advocates hope the bridge will help spur action to make the borough's waterfront more accessible.

Astoria »

The current bathrooms — closed for the season — are too small and dirty, parents said.

Mott Haven »

The outdoor film screenings launch June 14 and runs through Sept. 26.

Elmhurst »

Jennifer Kao, who helped create Elmhurst Park, will now be honored with a tree-planting ceremony.

Coney Island »

The adult female Minke whale was washed up on the beach on Monday.

Greenwich Village »

Washington Square Park advocates worry that over-regulation will change the park's musical character.

Inwood »

The project will eventually bring a pair of water fountains to the Inwood park.