The Manhattan Borough President delivered his State of the Borough address Thursday night.
The closure of the middle school comes as a controversial charter school hopes to move into the building.
The top five candidates have raised more than $1.8 million dollars from supporters who live out of state.
Peter Vallone Jr. tells DNAinfo he'd prefer to stay in the City Council.
East Side City Councilman Dan Garodnick raised more than $1 million toward a citywide campaign.
Public advocate Bill de Blasio is surging ahead in the money race among presumptive mayoral candidates.
Local officials and community activists celebrated Dr. King's birthday with calls to end gun crime.
The DOE plans to close middle school grades at Wadleigh Secondary School for the Performing Arts.
Robert De Niro loans out his star power as candidates for 2013 push hard to raise money before deadline.
Mayor Michael Bloomberg stood by his decision to raid Zuccotti Park Friday, arguing that no elected officials have called for the encampment's return.
City Councilman Ydanis Rodriguez said he was thrown to the ground and beaten by police when he was arrested three blocks north of Zuccotti Park early Tuesday morning.
Xing Wu Pan, who allegedly funneled $16,000 into the mayoral campaign war chest for Comptroller John Liu, was arrested Wednesday.
Manhattan Borough President Scott Stringer, Public Advocate Bill de Blasio and former Comptroller Bill Thompson shared their visions of the "Future of New York City" during a panel discussion Wednesday.
Obama administration officials will join hundreds of local parents, teachers and students Saturday to address the bullying of Asian American, Pacific Islander and Muslim American students.
Mayor Bloomberg and City Comptroller John Liu announced Thursday an agreement 'in principle' to a major overhaul of the city's pension system.
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