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Flatiron »

Quinn Pledges New CUNY Campus in Brooklyn Navy Yard in Tech Speech

The proposal was part of a sweeping series of pledges to transform the city's tech sector.

New York City »

Weiner Gaining Ground in Mayoral Race, Poll Says

Anthony Weiner is running a close second behind Christine Quinn, according to a poll released Tuesday.

Forest Hills »

Forest Hills Cops Arrest Suspected Burglar During Memorial Day Parade

Cops say Alan Peck, 51, broke into at least one home in the past several days.

New York City »

Weiner Launches Mayoral Campaign With YouTube Video

Anthony Weiner launched his campaign late Tuesday night.

New York City »

City to Replace PCB-Laden Lights in Hundreds of Schools by 2016

The city will reduce their 10-year plan to change fixtures in 645 school buildings, officials say.

Upper East Side »

East Side Dem Club Snubs Mayoral Hopefuls Who Support Trash Site

The powerful club is the second UES organization to refuse to endorse pro-MTS candidates.

Greenwich Village »

Mark Carson's Family Joins More than 1,000 to Protest Anti-Gay Violence

Marchers traveled through Greenwich Village to the spot where Carson was killed early Saturday morning.

New York City »

Quinn Slams State DOE for Using Kids as Standardized Test 'Guinea Pigs'

Council Speaker Christine Quinn also criticized testing company Pearson during a Monday press conference.

Greenwich Village »

Schools Chancellor Pledges to Fight Back Against Anti-Gay Violence

Schools Chancellor Dennis Walcott proposed an initiative to combat rising hate crimes.

Greenwich Village »

Gay Man Shot in Hate Crime Faced Discrimination 'With Grace,' Friend Says

Mark Carson, 32, was shot to death over the weekend in what police are investigating as a hate crime.

Hell's Kitchen & Clinton »

Hell's Kitchen Locals Seek Broad Feedback for $1.8M Park Redesign

A celebration of Matthews-Palmer Playground Saturday will farm ideas for a $1.8 million redesign.

Upper East Side »

Top UES Dems Refuse to Endorse Christine Quinn Because of Trash Project

The Lenox Hill Democratic Club was expected to support Quinn, but backed down because of her MTS support.

Morningside Heights »

Quinn Discusses History of Bulimia and Alcoholism at Barnard College

The City Council Speaker opened up to Barnard College students at a talk on Tuesday.

Long Island City »

City Starts Long-Awaited Repairs to Queensbridge Park Seawall

The $6.65 million project will reconstruct the seawall and build a waterfront promenade and small wharf.

Hell's Kitchen & Clinton »

Quinn Calls for Witnesses to Alleged Anti-Gay Attack to Come Forward

City Council Speaker Christine Quinn appealed to the public to catch the alleged attackers.