Riverdalians extend hands (and green thumbs)


NEIGHBORHOOD kids who came to St. James Park on Sunday to play were inspired to help in the Riverdale Y's effort to spruce up the Bronx park.

THINK FAST! At near right, Andrew Upton, a Riverdale resident, catches a bucket of mulch to scatter around newly planted shrubs.

FOUR-YEAR-OLD Yonah Rosenfield, at far right, and his sister Maayan, 7, hunker down to plant bulbs in St. James Park. In the spring, a bed of pink and white flowers will grow.