Dodgers announcer Vin Scully will end run in 2016

...97 and believed in eating dessert first."That was her whole attitude and maybe that's helped as well," he said.The Bronx-born Scully marvels at his announcing longevity, recalling his first Dodgers game as a 22-year-old sharing the booth...

After decades, Guardian Angels resume Central Park rounds

...count about 5,000 members in 18 countries, Sliwa says.In New York, Guardian Angels still patrol parts of Brooklyn and the Bronx regularly. But shortly after Rudy Giuliani's mayoralty began in 1994, they felt policing had intensified enough that they...

New documentary 'Fresh Dressed' explores hip-hop fashion

...From slave-era church outfits and Little Richard to the South Bronx and Dapper Dan the knockoff king of Harlem, the roots of hip-hop...on the back.It touched young people in the gang-plagued Bronx who sewed patches, silver bangles and used cowhide stitching...

Jerome Bettis heads class inducted into Pro Football Hall of Fame

...finally won a championship with Indianapolis and Peyton Manning, though Polian couldn't help but wonder how a "kid from the Bronx" ended up in Canton.There was no wondering for Bettis, who wasn't shy about his desire to follow in the footsteps of other...

Garden antiques can add depth, flair to any garden

NEW YORK - In a leafy corner of the Bronx, water bubbles gently in an enormous ceramic fish pond from China, home to meandering goldfish. A statue of Diana the Huntress...

Danson makes inspirational move to 'South Bronx'

LOS ANGELES - "Knights of the South Bronx," an A&E movie premiering Tuesday (8 p.m.), is based...expert David MacEnulty, who taught the intricate board game to Bronx elementary school children, nurturing them to success in national...

Back in Bronx, Soriano takes wrong turn

NEW YORK -- Back in the Bronx, Alfonso Soriano promptly got lost. He was at Yankee Stadium on Friday for the first time since he was traded in February to...

Washington Nationals draft former Yankees closer Mariano Rivera's son

...the Year."I just think it's fantastic," Nationals manager Matt Williams said before his team faced the Yankees in the Bronx on Tuesday night. "I know there's a proud papa, for sure."While his famous father saved a major league-record 652...

Triple Crown celebration is only beginning

...Ranger's theme song ? The William Tell Overture. The crowd at Fenway roared when the finish was shown.At Yankee Stadium in the Bronx, a short ride from Belmont, Kool and the Gang's Celebration blared over the sound system when American Pharoah's romp...

Couple, married 60 years, to take special trip thanks to Dream Foundation

...comfortable. They'll have their own space," Busby said.The couple met in 1953 at a party in New Jersey. Frances, from the Bronx in New York, was visiting a friend and had just broken up with a boy she thought she would marry."The day after, (John...