Youth soccer fans on Roosevelt Island will have another reason to cheer this September, thanks to the Palladino Academy and the New York Red Bulls.
A cyclist suffered a broken leg after a collision with a car on the helix ramp earlier this year, prompting the Public Safety Committee (PSC) of the Roosevelt Island Residents Association (RIRA) to tackle helix safety as an initiative.
The Catholic Parish of Saint Frances Xavier Cabrini has a new priest, Richard Baker, who brings an unusual background and a different approach to the task.
The RIRA Public Safety Committee’s proposed resolution to ban bike, scooter, and wheelchair access from the helix has garnered a strong response from all corners of the Island.
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The FDR Hope Memorial planned for Southpoint Park got a shot in the arm earlier this month – a $150,000 anonymous donation that appears to ensure that the tribute to the late president, showing him in a wheelchair greeting a young polio victim, will be in place as early as autumn 2016.
Here are a few activities to get you through to pumpkin spice latte season.