Hazy, hot and humid conditions swept across the Bronx Tuesday, but people heading to Orchard Beach were kept out of the water.

No swimming was allowed there Tuesday because no lifeguards were on duty after Labor Day.

Many people who visited the beach said they didn't know that swimming was prohibited. A few said they went into the water and were told by park staff to get out.

Public...

Content Preview This content is exclusive for Optimum, Time Warner®, Comcast®, customers with access to News 12.

Already registered or an Optimum customer?
Log in
Time Warner®, Comcast® or Service ElectricSM customer?
Create an account
Not a customer?
Subscribe