Corey Johnson

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Greenwich Village »

City Takes Over 75 Morton St. to Build New Middle School

The city is converting 75 Morton St. to a new middle school, which will open in 2017.

Hell's Kitchen & Clinton »

Pols Fear Moynihan Station Air Rights Sale Could Lead to Overdevelopment

The state is looking to sell off 1.5 million square feet of air rights from the station. 

Greenwich Village »

Man Attacked in Possible Anti-Gay Hate Crime Wary of Returning to Village

JP Masterson, 39, was holding hands with his partner when he was assaulted.

Midtown »

Stop Building Towers That Darken Central Park, Locals and Officials Say

Attendees of a packed public forum called for new zoning regulations and a moratorium on skyscrapers.

Hell's Kitchen & Clinton »

Shuttered Affordable Grocer Should Get Port Authority Space, Pols Say

Elected officials hope the Port Authority can provide a new home for Stile's Farmers Market.

Chelsea »

Neighbors Renew Attacks on One of City's Busiest Ambulance Stations

City Councilman Corey Johnson is backing residents who oppose the ambulance station near the High Line.

Greenwich Village »

Opponents of NYU Expansion Say School Should Go Back to Drawing Board

Elected officials, community advocates and actor John Leguizamo held a press conference on Friday.

Hell's Kitchen & Clinton »

Man Injured in High-Rise Fire Doesn't Know Husband Died in Blaze

Michael Cohen is unaware Daniel McClung, 27, did not survive, friends said.

Chelsea »

Corey Johnson Wins Landslide Victory for District 3 Council Seat

The longtime Community Board 4 chair coasted to an easy victory in the general election.

Meatpacking District »

Council Candidate Corey Johnson Arrested at Gas Pipeline Protest

The City Council candidate and former chairman of CB4 was protesting the new Spectra pipeline.

Upper West Side »

Animal Advocates Push Bill to Shutter 'Puppy Mills'

The bill would make it the city's responsibility to regulate the sale of inhumanely bred dogs. 

Chelsea »

Corey Johnson Wins Primary for Quinn's District 3 City Council Seat

Johnson defeated civil rights lawyer Yetta Kurland to win the Democratic nomination for the seat.

Chelsea »

Johnson and Kurland Attack Each Other's Record in District 3 Debate

The Monday night debate often veered into attacks on each other's pasts.

Chelsea »

Hotel Chelsea Tenants Endorse Corey Johnson in City Council Race

Johnson has helped the tenants in their struggles against landlord Joseph Chetrit, tenants said.

Chelsea »

Corey Johnson Raises More Cash Than Yetta Kurland in West Side Council Race

Corey Johnson has received more cash than Yetta Kurland, records show.

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