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NYC Pools Are OPEN

| Posted 08.27.2013 | New York

By Noelani Montero NEW YORK — New York City's free outdoor pools opened for the season on Thursday, one day after public schools let out for the ...

PHOTOS: Designs For New Section Of HIgh Line Unveiled

AP | Posted 03.13.2012 | New York

NEW YORK -- New York City parks officials and advocates have unveiled designs for the third and final section of the High Line, an elevated stretch of...

WATCH: Giant, Trippy Sculptures To Tower Over Park Avenue

AP | By EVA FONT | Posted 03.08.2012 | New York

NEW YORK -- Nine stainless steel, multicolored sculptures of various geometric shapes will tower over Manhattan's Park Avenue in an art project by Ven...

Will Ryman's Winter Rose Garden

Susan Sawyers | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York
Susan Sawyers

While the temperatures hovered in the teens, I witnessed Will Ryman's playful urban Eden -- 25-foot stemmed cotton candy pink and Venetian red roses with grass-green colored foot-long thorns -- sprouting.