• governors island Apr 19

    Sheep Family ‘Hired' to Clear Invasive Plants at Governors Island

    Some get a summer job at the beach while others might be more suited to island living. The Trust for Governors Island announced Monday the details of a landscaping program to help control invasive plants aided by a family of five sheep from Albany. Flour, Sam, Evening, Chad and Philip Aries hail from Friends of Tivoli Lake Preserve and Farm…

  • reopening new york city Apr 1

    Governors Island Reopening to Visitors May 1

    Governors Island will reopen to visitors May 1, Mayor Bill de Blasio announced Thursday. “Last year the opening was delayed because of COVID, this year we’re able to open on time — that’s good news,” de Blasio said, calling Governors Island a “jewel.” This year, the city will roll out two Brooklyn stops on its Governors Island ferry service. The…

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