The Tram will get glass elevators in Fall, 2017.
The participatory budgeting votes are in! Despite being a few votes shy of the win, Island school P.S. 217 is getting $500,000 for its planned green roof!
There's a new sculpture at Southpoint Park.
RIOCs (Roosevelt Island’s Only Comedy Show) premiered April 8 with what host and co-producer Will Neville pronounced, “The very first comedy show ever” of improv on the Island.
Franklin D. Roosevelt Four Freedoms State Park welcomed its 500,000th (and 500,001st) visitors to the park last Saturday.
The Roosevelt Island branch of the New York Public Library was designated as a Literary Landmark last week, recognizing the Island’s appearance in a number of prominent literary works.
Readers share their thoughts...
The Roosevelt Island Historical Society (RIHS) has worked to preserve and communicate Island history since 1976.
The RIRA Column
Welcoming the Blue Dragon, the Cherry Blossom Festival, Open Space Stakeholders Plan and much more...
The cold may have bothered us anyway (a little Frozen humor never hurt anyone), but it doesn’t bother us anymore! Try to transition into the spring (or the spring-esque season) with a mixture of indoor and outdoor events.