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Hamilton Heights »

Family of 15-Year-Old Girl Killed in Fire Seeks Help Funding Funeral

A Hamilton Heights church is collecting donations for Melisa Mendez's funeral.

Upper West Side »

Building Discriminates Against Older Tenants With Gym Ban, Complaint Says

Rent-regulated Stonehenge Village tenants have been blocked from using the building's gym.

West Harlem »

3,000 People Crash Party and Trash Riverside Park, Neighbors Say

Videos of people jumping on cars were posted to Instagram with the hastag Project X.

Upper West Side »

How To Fight a Rat Infestation on Your Block

Experts say there are more than 20 million rats in the city. Here's how to banish them from your block.

Upper West Side »

NYCHA Blames Own Staff for Rat Scourge at Frederick Douglass Houses

The agency admitted that staff at the housing complex have contributed to a major rat infestation. 

Hamilton Heights »

City Cracks Down on Trash and Drinking in Riverside Park After Complaints

The city is stepping up patrols and hiring new maintenance workers after complaints from residents.

Civic Center »

Low-Income Tenants Fighting Eviction Get $5M for Legal Help

The city's budget more than doubled funding for legal assistance for tenants in Housing Court.

Central Harlem »

Rangel-Espaillat Race Won't Hurt Black-Latino Political Bond, Observers Say

Beneath the surface of the racially charged campaign are common issues and goals, pundits said.

Midtown »

Puerto Rican Day Parade Fills Midtown With Music, Flags and Festivities

More than a million turned out for the parade, celebrating "One Nation, Many Voices" for its 57th year.

East Harlem »

Select Bus Service Rolls Out Along the M60 Line on 125th Street

Politicians lauded the new service, but advocates for the disabled said more could be done to help them.

Washington Heights »

Rangel Debate Telephone Skit Ridicules Opponents

Rangel's challengers called his behavior inappropriate given the forum's focus on poverty.

Upper West Side »

Pols Propose New Law to Curb Construction Near Schools at Rally

Local elected officials wants to require developers to get city approval to build near schools. 

Inwood »

Speed Limit to Be Reduced on Broadway Above Columbus Circle, DOT Says

The 8.3-mile stretch of Broadway will become New York's fourth arterial slow zone this July.

Washington Heights & Inwood »

Five Hurt When MTA Bus Crashes Into Bus Stop Full of Waiting Passengers

A van hit an MTA bus on Broadway at 155th Street, sending both into a bus stop full of waiting people.

Lower East Side »

Campaign to Rename LES Corner 'Beastie Boys Square' Gains Support

City Councilman Mark Levine said he thinks New York City's hip-hop history should be celebrated. 

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