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Jamaica »

Overgrown Queens Wasteland Transformed into Vibrant Garden

Locals are growing tomatoes, eggplants and other vegetables in the newly renovated garden.  

Baychester »

Diaz Calls for New Schools, Possible Train Yard Development in SOTB

Admission to the specialized high schools would be based on schoolwork rather than tests.

Stapleton »

Cuomo Pushing for Grand Jury Reports in Police Fatality Cases

The push comes after a Staten Island grand jury declined to indict police in the death of Eric Garner.

Upper East Side »

Gov. Mario Cuomo Remembered at Funeral

The funeral was held at the Church of St. Ignatius Loyola on the Upper East Side.

Civic Center »

Mario Cuomo Dies at 82

Former Gov. Mario Cuomo passed away Thursday, the same day his son was sworn in for a second term.

Battery Park City »

Brooklyn-Battery Tunnel Renamed for Late Gov. Hugh Carey

The Brooklyn-Battery Tunnel was renamed in honor of the two-term governor and former congressman.

Midtown & Theater District »

Former Gov. Hugh Carey Remembered Through Humor and Song

Throngs of New York's political elite turned out for the music-filled funeral of former Gov. Hugh Carey at St. Patrick's Cathedral Thursday.

Upper East Side & Roosevelt Island »

Trailblazer Geraldine Ferraro Honored at Funeral Mass

Geraldine Ferraro's funeral mass drew political heavyweights to the Upper East Side Thursday morning.

Manhattan »

Same-Sex Marriage Backed by Majority of New Yorkers, Poll Finds

Voters back Same-sex marriage 54 to 39 percent, according to a new poll.

Manhattan »

J. Lo and Marc Anthony Lead Millions in Puerto Rican Day Parade

Up to two million New Yorkers flocked to Fifth Avenue for the annual Puerto Rican Day parade.

Manhattan »

State GOP Committee Picks Rick Lazio for Governor

The former L.I. Congressman pledges to take aim at Cuomo and the "Albany Establishment."