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Crown Heights »

Eric Adams 'Troubled' By Unfilled Brooklyn Seats, Including His Former Post

State Senate and Assembly seats in four Brooklyn districts have been vacant since January.

Civic Center »

City Council Pushes for More NYPD Officers in Mayor's Final Budget

The council wants 1,000 new police officers, but de Blasio has previously said the NYPD has to make do.

TriBeCa »

Long-Stalled Pier 26 Maritime Education Center Gets $10M to Move Forward

The estuarium, on the Hudson River in TriBeCa, received more than $10 million in state funds.

Morrisania »

Dozens of Affordable Housing Units Planned for Morrisania

Sixty percent of the units will target the formerly homeless with mental health disorders.

Central Harlem »

Harlem Political Leader Basil Paterson Dead at 87

The father of former Gov. David Paterson was a pillar of Harlem politics for decades.

Civic Center »

MTA Pulls Ad Thanking Cuomo for $4B in Federal Sandy Aid Money

An MTA ad thanking Cuomo for federal Sandy aid is being removed from subway cars, according to the MTA.

Ocean Breeze »

State Expands Buyout Program to Staten Island's Graham Beach

The buyout program for Superstorm Sandy damaged homes was expanded.

Civic Center »

City Still in Control of Charter Schools Despite State Laws, Mayor Says

During a roundtable on the state budget, the mayor said colocations were still the city's decision.

Flushing »

De Blasio Calls State-Funded UPK a 'Game Changer' for City Kids

The mayor claimed victory after Albany passed a budget with $300 million per year in UPK funding.

New York City »

State Provides Funding for Universal Pre-K in Budget Deal

The state's finalized budget allocated $1.1 billion in education aid for 2014-15.

Red Hook »

Loans, Solar-Powered Light, Relief Centers Proposed for Red Hook Resiliency

The community presented its resiliency projects to be considered for state funding Monday night.

Oakwood »

State Paid Double Estimated Market Value for Some Sandy-Damaged Homes

Tax records show wide gaps between what the state paid and what the city said homes were worth.

Civic Center »

Senate Budget Rejects Pre-K Tax But Provides Equivalent Funds, Sources Say

The state Senate offered $2.7 billion over 5 years for UPK and after-school, but won't permit a tax.

Civic Center »

Cuomo More Popular Than De Blasio in NYC, Polls Show

The mayor's poll numbers lagged behind Cuomo's numbers as the two face off over universal pre-K.

Civic Center »

De Blasio Plans to Double Number of After-School Seats by Fall 2014

The mayor vowed to more than double the number of middle school after-school slots by the fall of 2014.

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