The victims — a driver and his passenger — were in a white Mercedes when their car careened off the road around 12:20 a.m
Joan Viau, 52,was discovered dead Saturday behind a wall lining the Hudson River Greenway.
Two NYPD cops were shot in the Bronx Friday. Cops and paramedics rushed to Noble Ave. near Bronx River Ave. about 3 p.m. after the shooting.
A man allegedly beat a 15-year-old girl at a park in the Bronx, sexually assaulted her, and then attempted to wash off his DNA evidence on her body by forcing her into a river, as reported by NY Daily News. The man attacked the teen at Bronx Park where she blacked out three times after he strangled […]
The attacker forced his victim into a body of water after the vicious assault, police sources said Tuesday.
You may have heard about Maylin Reynoso’s death a few days ago. Reynoso, a 20-year-old Dominicana from the Bronx, was last seen leaving her job on July 27, 2016. Her body was found in the Harlem River three days later. In the weeks since her disappearance, we’ve seen tributes, hashtags, and growing outrage, all asking: Why did it take a […]
Two dead bodies were discovered floating in New York City waterways Saturday, one in Ambrose Channel and another in the Harlem River. [ more › ]
The NYPD Harbor Unit found the victim unconscious and unresponsive in the Harlem River.
Long Island FAA-certified drone photographer David Erat of DCE IT Services has captured an absolutely stunning overhead view of North Brother Island, an island that sits on the East River between The Bronx and Rikers Island and is uninhabited by humans. The island was once home Riverside Hospital, a quarantine center that housed victims of […]
The search for a beloved Bronx librarian may have ended on Wednesday with the discovery of a body floating in the Harlem River, cops said.
In July 2011, the artist Gina Siepel paddled down the Bronx River with four strangers. This series of excursions in the northernmost borough of New York City, along with four …
Doran Jones co-CEO Keith Klain began forming visions of creating an outsourcing powerhouse on the banks of the Harlem River as he flew from New York City to places like India, Eastern Europe and... To view the full story, click the title link.
It was in a small skate park on 157th and River Avenue where Sheyla Grullon, 24, and Arianna Maya Gil, 22, forged a connection three years ago over being the only girl skaters in their Bronx neighborhood. They began throwing parties together, branding themselves the Brujas — the witches. Before... More »
The chase, which ended in Miguel Espinal’s death, led to the shutdown of the Saw Mill River Parkway in Yonkers, just north of the Bronx border.
A police pursuit that began in the Bronx has ended with a dramatic crash, after the pursued car ended up "pinned between two police vehicles." [ more › ]
The NYPD chased armed suspects from the Bronx into Westchester on the Saw Mill River Parkway on Tuesday in a pursuit that ended with a wild crash. Shots were fired during the pursuit, according to News Channel 12 Westchester. The high-speed chase ended in Yonkers with two suspects captured and third still at large and...
As a child, Arlene Alda loved picking violets that grew along the banks of the river that ran through her neighborhood. Then she would sprint
Dr. Joseph Rachlin inspects a net full of herring before releasing them into the Bronx River. Photo: Paula Gore, via Lehman College. American journalist Charles Kuralt wrote in A Life on the Road: I started out thinking of America as highways and state lines. Show More Summary
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A 44-year-old man was found dead in the East River off a Bronx park on Monday, police said.