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Why I love the QueensWay

The QueensWay would transform an abandoned railway in Queens into parkland.

Insouciant coyotes take Manhattan

An adventurous coyote led police on a futile chase through Riverside Park on the Upper West Side, the second to be seen in Manhattan in April, and the sixth NYC coyote sighting of 2015, a record-breaking pace.

Brooklyn Bridge Beach now fully funded

Brook­lyn Bridge Beach, designed by WXY, will allow New York­ers, vis­i­tors, and all pub­lic to kayak and swim in wad­ing pools of fil­tered river­wa­ter.

Free! Outdoor! Summer! Movies in Brooklyn

Movies, screens, summer, nighttime — we collect the upcoming Brooklyn showings here from L Magazine, Syfy, and Rooftop Films.

Whose park? Our park.

There are about 1,700 parks, playgrounds, and recreation facilities across the five boroughs. Do you have a park among these that’s “yours?”