| Nov 5, 2008
Congressman Joseph Crowley was first elected to Congress in 1998 and is serving his fifth term representing New York's 7th Congressional District. The 7th district includes parts of the Bronx and Queens including the communities of Co-Op City, Soundview,...
| Feb 25, 2009
Harrisburg City and Dauphin County are facing a 13 to 15 million dollar yearly debt stemming from the incinerator.
"Wouldn't it make sense to just sell it today cut most of your future losses," said Mayor Stephen Reed.
Mayor Reed admits selling the...
| Mar 30, 2010
| 7:34 AM
With Ladder Company 53 slated for closure on City Island due to budget cuts, local politicians and firefighters assembled Tuesday morning in the rain to demand the firehouse remain open.
Local residents and community leaders have insisted that closing...
| Mar 3, 2010
| 12:52 PM
Authorities say a body pulled from the Eastchester Bay in the Bronx Wednesday morning may be that of a Scarsdale doctor who was reported missing Sunday.
New York City police removed the body around 11:30 a.m. near City Island
Mona Shimshi, 55, who was...
| Apr 16, 2010
| 9:35 PM
Washington Nationals top prospect Stephen Strasburg made his long-awaited debut in front of a sellout crowd on City Island for the Harrisburg Senators. A rain delay and power outage delayed his first pitch 2 1/2 hours until 9:30. Once he took the mound,...
| Apr 27, 2010
| 3:01 PM
There is a new, convenient way to get around the city of Harrisburg without putting up with traffic and parking. Harrisburg Bike Taxi is helping the city go green and show people a different perspective of the Capital City.
"Public transportation, less...
| Oct 24, 2009
| 2:28 PM
Folks in all types of spooky costumes line the streets for the 1st Annual Harrisburg Zombie Walk.
Zombies young and old started the walk across the Walnut Street Bridge, through Harrisburg, and then back to City Island.
Walk creators got the idea from...
| Oct 27, 2009
| 8:53 AM
Today marks one week until election day and Harrisburg has one of the area's hottest races. The two candidates vying for Mayor, looking to replace the long standing Stephen Reed.
For the first time in 27 years, Harrisburg will be voting in a new mayor. A...
| Jun 29, 2009
A group of about 200 dolphins that were first spotted in Wednesday in Cold Spring Harbor have split into two groups. One group of dolphins swam to City Island in the Bronx while the other group traveled to the Long Island Sound near the town of Bayville....
| Jul 3, 2009
| 3:38 AM
It's an annual Fourth of July tradition, the American MusicFest, and it kicks off in a matter of hours. The three day festival features hundreds of performers on eight stages, food and children's rides. The setting, Riverfront Park and City Island in...
| Jan 27, 2010
| 3:20 AM
The stormy weather of Monday is gone, but flooding is now a concern in Harrisburg. The Susquehanna River, cresting this morning, right around flood stage.
Right now, things are looking alright on City Island and in most of Harrisburg. You can certainly...
| Jan 27, 2010
| 4:16 PM
Harrisburg Mayor Linda Thompson unveiled her plan Tuesday night to generate $8 million to help get the city out of the red. Her plans includes spending cuts and tax hikes.
To avoid making drastic cuts, the city would have to start selling assets like the...