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De Blasio Looks to Purge Health Care Rolls to Save Millions

A plan to remove 20,000 ineligible city health insurance enrollees is estimated to save $400 million.

Belmont »

De Blasio Announces $650M Tech Upgrade for City Schools

The money will go toward helping schools upgrade their broadband internet access.

Mott Haven »

Community Board 1 Wants Science Center to Replace 40th Precinct

The center would be a good idea for "any neighborhood," said District Manager Cedric Loftin.

Central Harlem »

Bill Clinton Helps Launch Harlem EatUp! Food and Culture Festival

The event, set for next May, will showcase new and legacy food and cultural institutions.

Chelsea »

AIDS Walk Raises $5.1M for GMHC

The event raised more cash than expected, but it was still the lowest total in more than a decade.

Jamaica »

Council Caucus Demands 1,000 New Officers Amid Shooting Increase

Mayor de Blasio and NYPD Commissioner Bill Bratton have said existing staffing levels are sufficient.

Upper East Side »

Officer Injured In Arson that Killed her Partner Released from Hospital

Officer Rosa Rodriguez had been hospitalized since April, when she responded to a fire in Coney Island.

Financial District »

President Obama Dedicates 9/11 Museum at Ground Zero

President Barack Obama spoke at a somber ceremony opening the underground museum Thursday.

Civic Center »

Stringer Warned De Blasio About Budget Issue With Teacher Raises

The comptroller pushed the mayor to change his plan for $725 million in payments to teacher retirees.

Civic Center »

Real Cost of Teachers Union Labor Deal Rises to Almost $9B, City Says

A week after heralding their $5.5 billion UFT deal, the city said it would actually cost $8.9 billion.

Brooklyn Heights »

Brooklyn Bridge Park Seeks Proposals for Residential Development

Developers at the Pier 6 site will be required to build 130,000 square feet of affordable housing.

East Harlem »

Salary Boost for Pre-K Teachers Stiffs Colleagues Who Teach Younger Kids

Teachers of 4-year-olds will make thousands of dollars more than teachers of 3-year-olds.

Gowanus »

Man Killed in Gowanus Hit-And-Run

Felipe Castro, 27, of Sunset Park was working at an auto shop when he was hit and killed, police said.

Civic Center »

De Blasio Picks New FDNY Commissioner

Daniel Nigro, who retired from the FDNY in 2002, will succeed Sal Cassano, sources told DNAinfo.

Civic Center »

De Blasio Releases $74B Budget, Boosting Funds for Schools, NYPD and NYCHA

Mayor Bill de Blasio's first budget includes funding increases pre-K, police precincts and CUNY.

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