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A New Park Comes to the South Bronx

by Katie Fisher

Katie Fisher, WFUV News

For decades, Hunt's Point was known as the dumping site of the East Coast.  But a number of South Bronx groups, New York City agencies and community activists are transforming the area into a relaxing recreation zone. 

Broadway Groupies: Rushing a Show

by Kris Venezia
Foxwoods Theater.
kris venezia, wfuv

All this week WFUV News has been introducing you to people who can't get enough of Broadway. Groupies if you will. People who spend thousands of dollars to see their favorite shows again and again and again. But, some theater enthusiasts aren't about to empty their bank account to see a show. So they wait in long lines the day of a performance for discounted seats. These rush tickets cost much less than the regular price. 

Spring Break in NYC: Surf's Up!

by Amanda Maile
Rockaway Beach

Amanda Maile, WFUV

When people come to New York City, most see a Broadway show or visit a famous museum. But, one spot in the Big Apple offers tourists and New Yorkers alike an opportunity to do something they may be more apt to try when in California or Hawaii.

Morning Brief: February 20

by Kris Venezia
New York City.

Justin Wolfe, Flickr


Today has the potential to be the coldest day of the year for New York City. The morning will be chilly, with temperatures in the early hours in the single digits. Then, it should warm up with sunny skies and a high of 22. Tonight, mostly clear with a low of 11. [Full Forecast]

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