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Cityscape: NYC's "Other" Islands

Cityscape: NYC's "Other" Islands

Cityscape: NYC's "Other" Islands North Brother Island in the East River.
Photo courtesy of Peter Riccio, flickr

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We're looking into a NYC few tourists or natives ever see.

When people think of New York's islands they think of Manhattan, City Island, Coney Island or Staten Island. But there are more than three dozen other islands scattered throughout the city's waters, each with their own rich history and unique identity. 

On this week's Cityscape, we’ll be learning all about New York’s “other” islands.