Arts & Entertainment
Interview: How a photographer captured the romanticism of NYC's beaches
"There was a real intimacy and a real beauty in the way people were interacting with each other on the beaches that is not quite the same at a city park or on the subway."
Jun 17, 1:00 PM
Police Arrest Suspect For Murder Of 10-Year-Old Boy
The NYPD announced the arrest on Tuesday, which would have been Justin Wallace's 11th birthday.
Jun 9, 2021 8:48 AM
"We Will Find This Killer" Of 10-Year-Old Boy, Mayor Says
Justin Wallace was fatally shot by a person who opened fired in front of a house in the Rockaways on Saturday.
Jun 7, 2021 12:12 PM
Eight Years After Sandy Battered The Rockaways, Construction Begins On Six-Mile-Long Resiliency Project
The federally-funded, $336 million project, runs from Far Rockaway to Riis Beach, and is supposed to be completed in 2024.
Oct 30, 2020 12:43 PM
New Justice Center Brings Community Court To The Rockaways
Community leaders in an isolated corner of the city are seeking a different justice model for young people that’s closer to home.
May 30, 2020 2:12 PM
Two Teenage Swimmers Presumed Drowned Off Rockaway Beach
With beaches closed for the season, officials urge New Yorkers to stay out of the water, even during this hot flash.
Oct 2, 2019 1:42 PM
How To Check The Poop Levels At Your Favorite NYC Beach
The primary concern at our local beaches is enterococci.
Updated: Jun 11, 2019 10:48 AM
NYC Ferry Warns Of Large Crowds, Longer Wait Times For Memorial Day After Sunday Mess
We're gonna need a bigger boat.
Updated: May 27, 2019 2:17 PM
Arts & Entertainment
Your Guide To NYC's Beaches, 2019 Edition
Here's everything you need to know about the beaches in and around NYC.
Updated: May 23, 2019 4:29 PM
Oil Spill Unleashes Tar Balls Onto NYC Beaches
The Coast Guard believes the tar balls and "oil sheen" on the waters off Coney Island and the Rockaways come from a fuel spill in Staten Island on Thursday.
Updated: Apr 1, 2019 2:27 PM
Search For Missing Swimmer Off Rockaway Continues
(Stefan Georgi/flickr) A 35-year-old woman is still missing after taking a
Updated: Aug 13, 2018 11:13 AM
Photos: Mayor De Blasio Rides A Bike
It is with great dismay that we announce that Mayor de Bike-i-o finally succumbed to the vicious vipers that run the Bike Lobby on Friday, June 13th
Updated: Jul 14, 2018 9:50 AM
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