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East Harlem »

Lawmakers Unveil Anti-Crime Plan for 125th Street and Lexington

The plan calls for increasing police presence and restricting new methadone clinics from opening.

Morrisania »

Congress Names Bronx Post Office After Pioneering Latino Pol Herman Badillo

The legislation will now go to President Barack Obama for approval.

Morrisania »

Herman Badillo Post Office One Step Closer to Reality

The House of Representatives has passed legislation to rename the Morrisania Post Office after Badillo.

West Harlem »

Harlem Kids Center Wants Second Chance At Funding After Botched Application

Our Children's Foundation could lose its funding in December 2015.

Central Harlem »

Former Obama Adviser Aims To Clean Up Methadone Clinics In Harlem

Clyde Williams, who ran for Congress in 2012, wants to do something about Harlem's methadone clinics.

Midtown »

De Blasio's National Campaign Tackling Income Inequality Draws Critics

The mayor is traveling the country to spread the word about his "Progressive Agenda."

Central Harlem »

Landlords Keep Racking Up Violations Despite Being on 'Worst Landlord' List

The Public Advocate visited some of the worst landlords in East Harlem and the South Bronx on Wednesday.

Downtown Brooklyn »

Obama to Nominate Brooklyn US Attorney Loretta Lynch for Attorney General

The president is expected to make the announcement Saturday at the White House.

Central Harlem »

Rangel Helps Young Successors Find Their Footing as His Last Term Nears

The 22-term congressman has offered his support to a group of young leaders who worked on his campaign.

Central Harlem »

Lenox Avenue McDonald's is an Eyesore, Frustrated Neighbors Say

The fast food chain has not fixed their awning in six months.

Inwood »

Inwood Post Office Set to Be Renamed in Honor of Fallen Solider

The post office at 90 Vermilyea Ave. will be named after Corporal Juan Alcantara.

West Harlem »

Harlem Students Trade Summer Sun and Fun for Labs and Apps

Two dozen Harlem high schoolers spent their summer doing app development and engineering design.

Central Harlem »

Fresh from Victory, Rangel Supporters Want Him to Groom a Successor

After winning his 23rd and final term, Rangel needs to start picking his replacement, fans say.

East Harlem »

Espaillat Concedes to Rangel, Announces Plans for Senate Run

Espaillat drops bid to have "every single vote" counted and will try to keep his seat in the Senate.

Central Harlem »

AP Calls Race for Rangel, But Espaillat Wants 'Every Single Vote' Counted

Adriano Espaillat has refused to concede the tight race to Charles Rangel until all votes are counted.