Friday Jul 25
5 great things to do on Staten Island this weekend: From Battery Dance at Fort Wadsworth to Flagship Fest in Tompkinsville (photos)
Let's get serious for a minute: According to a research study from Cornell University, sense of place among youth ultimately enhances environmental stewardship in urban communities and can open up new avenues for thinking about how people interact with urban natural resources.
The Jersey Journal
New Fort Hancock redevelopment plan offers buildings in phases
SANDY HOOK - Trying to make another go at preserving 35 historic buildings at Sandy Hook's Fort Hancock, the National Park Service today recommended offering them to developers in phases as part of a more cautious redevelopment plan.
Asbury Park Press
Goats back for more poison ivy at Sandy Hook
Goats back for more poison ivy at Sandy Hook Popular herd poised to return to Sandy Hook to polish off poison ivy Check out this story on app.com: http://on.app.com/1mHzWpZ Historic Fort Hancock in Sandy Hook is using a unique method to eliminate a poison ivy problem.
Deadline Extended To Apply For A Seat on Fort Hancock Advisory Committee
Enthusiasm by community members to take part in a group that will shape the future of Sandy Hook has motivated the National Park Service to extend a deadline for nominations to the Gateway National Recreation Area Fort Hancock 21st Century Committee.
Gateway National Recreation Area
Fort Hancock Committee to Meet Friday, July 18
In June, live cameras were installed at the Sandy Hook Lighthouse for its 250th anniversary.
The Two River Times
7/12 - National Park Service to Present It's Vision for Ft. Hancock at Friday Meeting
The National Park Service's Gateway National Recreation Area division is expected to present its own proposal for the possible future development of Fort Hancock, when the fort's 21st Century Advisory Committee meets again on Friday.
The Miami Herald
New York: Patti Smith, other artists host free Rockaway! festival
New York's Rockaway peninsula is the site of an arts festival featuring resident and singer-songwriter Patti Smith and other artists.