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New Dorp »

Bill Thompson Proposes Easier Sandy Buy-Out Process

The mayoral candidate criticized Bloomberg's plans to also allow developers access to bought-out land.

Fordham »

Mayor Bloomberg Announces Launch of Select Bus Along Webster Avenue

The Bx41 Select Bus is expected to reduce travel time by up to 20 percent.

Civic Center »

City Council Overrides Bloomberg's Veto of Paid Sick Leave Bill

The City Council voted Thursday to override the mayor's veto of a bill that would ensure paid sick leave.

New York City »

City Council Reins in NYPD with Stop-and-Frisk and Inspector General Bills

The City Council also passed the 2014 budget and overrode the mayor's veto of the paid sick leave bill.

Yorkville »

UES Marine Transfer Station Needs $2.4M in Flood-Proofing

The project is built nearly 6 feet below FEMA-recommended limits, a city report shows.

Midtown »

Puerto Rican Day Parade Rocks Fifth Avenue

Thousands marched in the Sunday parade in Midtown.

Civic Center »

NYPD Almost Destroyed Ricin Sample Before it Was Tested, Sources Say

In flouting the city's bioterror protocols, the NYPD nearly degraded ricin sent to Mayor Bloomberg.

Civic Center »

City Broke Protocol with Ricin Letter, Sources Say

The NYPD took the letter to its own forensic crime lab instead of letting DOH run tests, sources said.

Kingsbridge Heights »

Kingsbridge Armory to Become the World's Largest Indoor Ice Center

The Kingsbridge National Ice Center will include nine year-round ice rinks, plus community space.

New York City »

Bloomberg Warns Anti-Gun Control Vote Will be Remembered in Election

Mayor Mike Bloomberg said criminals won when the senate voted against stricter gun measures.

Civic Center »

Federal Trial Challenging Stop-and-Frisk Begins

The civil suit alleges that four men were illegally targeted by the NYPD based on their skin color.

Midtown »

Annual St. Patrick's Day Parade Swamps Streets in Midtown

Saturday marked the 252nd year of the city's annual celebration honoring Saint Patrick.

New York City »

Winter Storm Timeline: Worst of Blizzard Hits Late Friday Night

The heaviest snow from Winter Storm Nemo was expected to fall late Friday into early Saturday.

New York City »

$350M Gift Makes Mayor 'Most Generous Living Donor' in U.S. Schools

Bloomberg's most recent gift to his alma mater, Johns Hopkins University, is unparalleled, reports say.

Fort Greene »

Specialty Food Start-ups Find a Home in Brooklyn's Booming Culinary Economy

The Brooklyn Chamber of Commerce highlights Brooklyn's booming food industry in new report.