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East Village »

East Villagers Push to Name Street After Affordable Housing Advocate

Mary Spink, who died of liver diease in 2012, spent more than 20 years fighting for affordable housing. 

Downtown Brooklyn »

Beastie Boy Ad-Rock Endorses Daniel Squadron for Public Advocate

Adam "Ad-Rock" Horovitz will speak at an event at Bowery Station Monday night on Squadron's behalf.

Cobble Hill »

State Approves Plan to Close Long Island College Hospital

The state Dept. of Health approved the first steps of a plan to close the Cobble Hill hospital.

Greenpoint »

MTA to Improve G Train Service After Full Line Review

The MTA hopes to improve G train frequency and to make structural enhancements at the stations.

East Harlem »

Four City Pools May Close Because of Budget Cuts, Parks Department Warns

All city pools may also close two weeks early this summer unless $1.5 million is restored to the budget.

SoHo »

SoHo Bike Share Dock Needs to Move 'Immediately,' Pols Say

Citi Bike shouldn't steal open space from park-starved SoHo, officials said in a letter released Tuesday.

Lower East Side »

Abandoned LES Pier to Open Saturday with Waterfront Picnic Tables

The temporary park on Pier 42 will open Saturday with a community day and activities.

Cobble Hill »

SUNY Withdraws Plan to Close LICH

SUNY Downstate Medical Center Withdrew their plan to close the Cobble Hill hospital, Friday.

Cobble Hill »

City Council Unanimously Passes Resolution to Save LICH

The resolution calls for SUNY and the State Department of Health to find a new operator for the hospital.

Columbia Street Waterfront District »

Worms Wiggle to First Festival for Columbia Street Children's Garden

The South Brooklyn Children's Garden is hosting their first worm festival, April 20.

Carroll Gardens »

Light System with PCBs to be Replaced this Summer at Carroll Gardens School

The Department of Education found PCB leaks in the building's light fixtures last year.

Financial District »

New Traffic Light Coming to Beekman Street After UPS Worker Killed by SUV

The crossing, which is near the Spruce Street School, has long been a cause of concern among parents.

New York City »

Reshma Saujani Out-Raises Daniel Squadron in Latest Campaign Filing

The candidates for Public Advocate have been battling it out in the money race.

Chinatown »

Dumpling Rally Looks to Bring Business Back to Sandy-Damaged Chinatown

Many businesses are still feeling the effects of Hurricane Sandy, according to Dumpling Rally organizers.

Lower East Side »

Abandoned LES Pier to Open in May with Waterfront Picnic Tables

Pier 42 will open May 4 as elected officials continue to plan for its future.