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Bronx River greenway will get new bike lane, play spaces

A second stretch of the Bronx River greenway is about to get greener.

Visit to Wave Hill, a Hudson River estate garden in New York City

last monthHobbies / Gardening : Digging

I traveled to New York City with my daughter on October 10 to see public gardens. On Saturday, our first full day in New York, a chilly rain didn’t keep us from visiting Wave Hill, a 28-acre estate garden in the Bronx with a million-dollar...Show More Summary

Bronx River Provides Blueprint for Urban Waterway Restoration

We sometimes take our waterways for granted. We know that they run through our cities and neighborhoods, but because we don't all directly rely on them every day for our livelihoods, it is easy to forget about how important they are. Surely, early New York settler Jonas Bronck appreciated the river that bisected his land when he purchased it in 1639. Show More Summary

Bronx River Provides Blueprint for Urban Waterway Restoration

We sometimes take our waterways for granted. We know that they run through our cities and neighborhoods, but because we don't all directly rely on them every day for our livelihoods, it is easy to forget about how important they are. Surely, early New York settler Jonas Bronck appreciated the river that bisected his land when he purchased it in 1639. Show More Summary

SEE IT: NYPD cop saves choking woman in Bronx

Officer Gregory Zakoscielny, of NYPD Highway 1, was cruising down the Bronx River Parkway at 3:20 p.m. Wednesday when he spotted the woman driving erratically before coming to a complete stop on the busy parkway.

Matthew McConaughey Won’t Return for Magic Mike Sequel, Khloe Kardashian May Be Getting Back with Lamar Odom + More of Today’s First Dibs

Darrell Hammond is the new announcer on Saturday Night Live, Melissa Rivers will pay tribute to her late mother Joan Rivers on Fashion Police, Derek Jeter ventures in the Bronx in new Gatorade ad, and more of today's First Dibs.

Two dead, one injured after Bronx car crash

The blue Mini Cooper was sheared in two and one piece ignited after the crash on the Bronx River Parkway near Watson Ave. in Soundview shortly after 4 a.m., police and witnesses said.

Woman Fatally Struck By Truck Driver After Running Onto Parkway

A 31-year-old woman was fatally struck by a pick-up truck driver this morning after allegedly running onto the Hutchinson River Parkway near the Bronx. [ more › ]

Bronx River Parkway Crash Leaves 2 Dead, 1 Injured

A Mini Cooper traveling south on the Bronx River Parkway, south of the Cross Bronx Expressway, crashed, killing two people and critically injuring another. Speed may have been a factor. [ more › ]

Woman fatally stuck by truck after running onto Bronx parkway

An eyewitness said the woman bolted from the parked car on the Hutchinson River Parkway service road and was dashing across the main roadway when she was hit shortly after 6 a.m.

One dead, two fight for their lives after car crash in Bronx

The blue Mini was sheared into two pieces, one half igniting into flames after it crashed on the Bronx River Parkway near Watson Ave. in Soundview shortly after 4 a.m., police and witnesses said.

Barge Burns On Hutchinson River

A barge carrying scrap metal caught fire in the Eastchester section of the Bronx near the Pascap recycling center on Wednesday, the authorities said. No injuries were reported in the blaze.

Feds bust Bronx gang that controlled housing complex

The U.S. attorney’s office said Wednesday it charged 19 members of the 'River Park Towers Young Gunnerz' for four years of alleged drug dealing and intimidation.

Linkage: Metal Dandelions Coming to UWS; State of the Bronx River

· West 97th St. to sprout 12-foot-tall metal dandelions · City really needs a firm to help with affordable housing · Soho has been a historic district for 41 years · Eels and crayfish mean the Bronx River is...

6-Year-Old Autistic Child Safe After Driving ATV Onto Bronx River Parkway

I have friends and relatives with autistic kids, and if you didn't see it yourself, you wouldn't believe how fast they can cut and run. These parents must be so relieved -- and so thankful for the "guardian angels" who surrounded this...Show More Summary

Boy, 6, rides toy ATV on Bronx River Parkway

A 6-year-old boy zoomed down the Bronx River Parkway in a toy ATV Sunday night and was saved when some quick-thinking motorists slowed him down.

Drivers Save 6-Year-Old Boy Who Drove Toy ATV Onto Highway

4 months agoVehicles / Cars : Jalopnik

And now, here's your "people in cars doing awesome stuff" feel-good story of the day: drivers on the Bronx River Parkway in New York this weekend saved a 6-year-old boy from a potentially nasty fate after he drove a toy ATV onto the highway. Good job, everybody! Read more...

6-Year-Old Boy Drives Toy Car Onto Bronx River Parkway

It's been a big weekend for escaped minors enjoying their briefly pilfered freedom to the max. On Saturday, a 9-year-old boy had "the greatest day" of his life after breaking free from his family for a few blessed hours. Yesterday, a...Show More Summary

Mobb Deep Brings It All Back Home

Unlike many New York projects that were set out in remote parts of Brooklyn and the Bronx, self-contained islands of despair that often felt like reservations, Queensbridge, 50-plus acres pitched along the banks of the East River, was “right there,” said Havoc, who grew up in the six-story red brick... More »

Outdoors Week 2014: Mapping the Best Hidden Parks Around the Curbed Universe

Barretto Point Park on the East River waterfront in the Bronx. More serene, off-the-radar NYC options, right this way. Sure, you've got your Central and Millennium parks, your Golden Gates and your Griffiths. But if being outside is indeed about...

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