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East Harlem »

What Happened in New York This Week: 9 Stories You Need to Read

DNAinfo ranked elementary schools, investigated the ACS and found affordable apartments this week.

Ocean Breeze »

Staten Island University Hospital Gets $28M for Storm Protection

The money will let the hospital elevate building power and mechanical systems.

Pelham Parkway »

Free Memberships at 33 Cultural Centers Available with New Municipal ID

The city will not provide additional funds to the institutions to offset revenue lost to the discounts.

Kips Bay »

Rampant Runaways at City's Foster Facility 'Raises Concerns,' Mayor Says

Mayor Bill de Blasio said officials want to create a more secure environment at the Children's Center.

St. George »

$190M in Sandy Funds Used to Buy Two Staten Island Ferries

Politicians announced $190M in federal funds will be used to buy the new boats.

East Harlem »

How to Get Your Middle School Student into a Free After-School Program

Thousands of free middle school after-school seats are still open. Here's how to get one.

Civic Center »

City Council Seeks to Eliminate Credit Checks for Job Seekers

Backers say there is no reason that job seekers' credit should be considered, with a few exceptions.

Sugar Hill »

Uptown Charter School Denied Co-Location in Crowded District, DOE Says

Global Community Charter School wanted to expand by co-locating with a public school in District 6.

Civic Center »

Cuomo Ticket Prevails in Democratic Primary

Challenger Zephyr Teachout had a respectable showing, exposing some discontent with Cuomo.

Jamaica »

Leroy Comrie Overwhelmingly Defeats Malcolm Smith in Primary

Indicted state Sen. Malcolm Smith received less than 20 percent of the vote.

East New York »

East New York Primary Voters Back John Sampson Despite Indictment

Sampson and Charles Barron won their primaries in East New York.

Jamaica »

Embattled State Sen. Smith Faces Primary Challengers

In the 14th state Senate district, three candidates will compete in the Democratic primary on Sept. 9.

Financial District »

9/11 Health Fund Should Be Extended to 2041, Elected Officials Say

Lawmakers are calling for a 25-year extension as the federally funded Zadroga Act prepares to expire.

Flatbush »

Judge Says De Blasio-Backed Brooklyn Assembly Candidate Can Stay on Ballot

Rodneyse Bichotte called the case Michele Adolphe filed against her "baseless."

Civic Center »

NYCHA Housing Stock in Worsening State of Disrepair, Comptroller Says

Almost 80 percent of NYCHA apartments have at least one maintenance problem, a report says.

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