D & D


CITY ISLAND IMAGES wishes to congratulate all who participated at Orchard Beach's Down & Dirty.

The Merrell Down & Dirty presented by Subaru returned to New York City yesterday. This benefit race in the mud included a partnership with Operation Gratitude. Operation Gratitude sends care packages filled with snacks, entertainment items and personal letters of appreciation addressed to individually named U.S. Service Members deployed in hostile regions such as Iraq and Afghanistan, and on Naval ships at sea! and much more!

It was an amazing race day in Pelham Bay Park! The 2013 results are in! Click here to view your race:


That A Train Ride Will Never Be The Same


The Metropolitan Transit Authority now claims that they will begin hunting down subway rats after one of those notorious tunnel dwellers clawed a lady's leg on The A Train near Columbus Circle.
The free riding disgusting rat reportedly held strap-hangers hostage during their non stop subway ride from Harlem to Columbus Circle.

As a result yesterday, an elegantly dressed commuter felt that she had to drop her dress pants even though she was standing before a car full of NYC commuters after a dirt rat darted up her trouser leg.



Heat freezes out Spurs in Game 7 to clinch the National Basketball Association final game seven playoff in Miami, Florida.

The Heat claimed victory after LeBron James nailed a jumper to make the final score 92-88 with 27.9 seconds left on the clock.

King James was fouled and hit both foul shots to put Miami up six with 23.5 seconds remaining. The entire arena full of cheering of Miami Heat fans, who were wearing white, immediately started took advantage of their home court by celebrating as the clock ticked down to zero.

Constitutional Crisis?


Some warn of an unfolding moral disaster, others say James Comey should go to prison. Why did President Trump fire FBI Director Comey after praising his laurels months earlier?

In James Comey, the Left will find ready-made martyr material http://washex.am/2qZzOIE

BBC News - FBI chief James Comey fired by Trump http://www.bbc.com/news/world-us-canada-39866170

James Comey found out about his firing just like you did http://mashable.com/2017/05/09/james-comey-firing-tv/#5uiS_dEDu05x via @mashable

'Nothing Less Than Nixonian': Democrats React To Comey Firing https://n.pr/2ptpxT7

Headlines 8/21/11



ISRAEL RETALIATES. Bombing Continues.

NFL SHOOTING. Fighting Brawls in Bleachers.

VP BIDEN TO CHINA. US is Your Best Bet.

POPE IN SPAIN. Visits Youth Festival.

Headlines 10/3/11


US SUPREME COURT NEW TERM. Few Hot Button Challenges.


ITALIAN MURDER TRIAL. Amanda Knox Judgment Day.

WEEK TWO MJ TRIAL. Did Propofol Overdose Kill Him?

BLOOMBERG IN COURT. Testifies in NY Fraud Case.

VERDICT @ 60 MINUTES. Andy Rooney Retires.



New Yorkers should get up and get out on the water this weekend beginning right now!

City of water day is taking place all around us in many neighborhoods all over NYC.

Main events take place on Governors Island but the festival stretches all the way up to the Bronx, where some early risers paddled miles down the Bronx River to Soundview Park Saturday morning.


Syria's Moral Obscenity


America's diplomatic moves ahead of a multinational military coalition being organized to carry out a surgical strike against Syria has intensified, as the White House prepares to punish Bashar Assad's regime.

President Barack Obama is having discussions with British and Australian Prime Ministers, as well as the French President. These phone calls to allies are preparations to take appropriate actions as The United States lays the groundwork for potential military strike.

White House “Car Czar” Tours NYC Facility


Rep. Joe Crowley (NY-7) welcomed Jay Williams, Executive Director of the federal government’s Office of Recovery for Auto Communities and Workers, to the Greater New York Automobile Dealers Association (GNYADA) for a tour of the association’s Center for Automotive Education & Training and to meet with local auto dealership owners to discuss the future of the American auto industry and the impact of the federal government’s rescue efforts on Queens and New York.



NYC Department of Transportation (DOT) Commissioner Janette Sadik-Khan today joined Bronx Borough President Ruben Diaz Jr. and City Council Transportation Committee Chair James Vacca (Bronx) to announce the start of the city’s first-ever Neighborhood Slow Zone, in the Claremont neighborhood of the Bronx, reducing the local speed limit from 30 m.p.h. to 20 m.p.h. and adding traffic calming measures to make residential streets even safer and more welcoming for local residents.

Eurovision: Here we go again!


First is was Scotland voting to break away from The United Kingdom. Now the leader of Catalonia is calling for an independence referendum. What is the new European vision?

The president of Spain's Catalonia region has formally called for an independence referendum. The Spanish government will hold an emergency cabinet meeting to challenge the referendum, which they say is unconstitutional.

Catalonian president orders independence vote http://f24.my/1mAUaDw via @FRANCE24