Sculptor finishing Central Park women's monument

Sculptor Meredith Bergmann is putting the finishing touches on the Women's Rights Pioneers monument, featuring Sojourner Truth, Susan B. Anthony and Elizabeth Cady Stanton, which will be installed in Central Park.

Sculptor creating first women's statue for Central Park

A sculptor known for trying to redress history through her art is creating the first statue of real-life women for New York’s Central Park, where the only females so honored until now have been fictional characters.

Trump name removed from Wollman Rink

 Skaters in New York's Central Park may notice something missing from its two ice rinks this winter — President Donald Trump's name.f

NYPD officers revive runner in Central Park

Officer Benjamin Beiro and Officer Nicholas Noto of the New York City Police Department are being hailed as heroes when they stepped in to help save the life of a runner who collapsed I Central Park on September 18.

Officials issue warnings after algae blooms in NYC parks

A toxic algae called Cyanobacteria has already closed beaches and lakes in New Jersey, and is allegedly responsible for three dog deaths in North Carolina. Now, the algae has been found in the Harlem Meer in Central Park and in Prospect Park, leading health officials to advise New Yorkers to keep their young children and especially any animals away from the water.

Belvedere Castle to reopen

After a 15-month comprehensive restoration project by the Central Park Conservancy, the beloved Belvedere Castle will reopen to the public. The $12 million project was funded by the Thompson Family Foundation.