Photo: NYC Parks / Daniel Avila First renovation since 1997 NYC Parks Commissioner Sue Donoghue, Council Member David Carr, Principal Deanna Marco and students from P.S. 9, and community members cut the ribbon on a $3.115 million renovation of Naples Playground in Concord, Staten Island. The renovation of the play areas and basketball courts was made possible through Council MemberContinue Reading

Bloomingdale School of Music announces the 23rd annual Performathon on Saturday, June 3, 2023 at 11am. Performathon is a student-driven fundraising campaign that supports Bloomingdale’s scholarship fund. Students began fundraising online and in person beginning on May 8. The campaign culminates in a marathon day of live performances at the school. All areContinue Reading

Credit: NYC Parks Projects include FEMA428 funding infrastructure projects, parks, playgrounds, a performance space – and even a labyrinth!  Summer in Rockaway, Queens, usually means one thing: fun in the sun! And today NYC Parks is pleased to announce that 2023 is gearing up to be better than ever. Six capital project upgrades, totaling a $33.07 million investment overseen by Parks have either been recently completed or are moving through theContinue Reading

“NYC 520: Celebrating 520 Miles of Waterfront for Everyone” will bring New Yorkers together to learn about the vitality of the shoreline The “5/20” festivities come as the “City of Yes for Carbon Neutrality” initiative, which seeks to support New Yorkers aiming to reduce their carbon footprint, moves through public review.Continue Reading

CompletePlayground’s state-of-the-art 40,000 sq ft inclusive indoor playground for children of all abilities will debut in Fall 2023 40,000 Sq. Ft. Facility to Serve Neurodiverse and Neurotypical Children and Their Families Complete Playground, a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization dedicated to providing inclusive activities and programming for children of all ability levels (agesContinue Reading