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Food Vendors Return to Wall Street After OWS Barricades Scaled Back

Five food vendors who left Wall Street after the city lined the street with barricades for Occupy Wall Street returned quickly after the city took down some of the blockades.

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City Removes Barricades That Blocked Struggling Wall Street Cafe

The city removed the metal police barricades from Wall Street Wednesday as Deputy Mayor Howard Wolfson dined at a struggling Wall Street Cafe that said it had to lay off workers because of the lockdown.

Chelsea & Hell's Kitchen »

Coach Signs on as Hudson Yards' Anchor Tenant

The chic handbag maker will move into a massive new building in the Hudson Yards development, kicking off construction after years of delays.

Manhattan »

Mayor Bloomberg Welcomes Conan Back to NYC

Mayor Michael Bloomberg made a surprise guest appearance on Conan O'Brien's show, which is filming in the city this week.

Washington Heights & Inwood »

Washington Heights Streets Get Makeover, With Nod From Bloomberg

While fielding calls on his weekly radio address Friday about street conditions in Washington Heights, Mayor Michael Bloomberg reminisced that his first New York trip was to the Northern Manhattan neighborhood.

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125 Immigrants Take Citizenship Oath on Lady Liberty's Birthday

The Statue of Liberty was dedicated 125 years ago, on Oct. 28, 1886. To celebrate, 125 immigrants took their citizenship oath there on Friday before the base closes for a year of renovations.

Manhattan »

Former Campaign Worker Guilty of Stealing From Mayor

John Haggerty was found guilty of second-degree grand larceny and money laundering for stealing from Mayor Michael Bloomberg on Friday.

Downtown »

Occupy Wall Street Protests Turn Downtown into a Toilet, Residents Say

Downtown residents spoke both for and against Occupy Wall Street at a Community Board 1 meeting.

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Occupy Wall Street Negotiations With Downtown Residents Failing

Residents and elected officials are fed up with Occupy Wall Street protesters not delivering on promises.

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Teachers' Union to Store Occupy Wall Street Gear During Cleanup

The United Federation of Teachers will take tents, sleeping bags, and other gear from Occupy Wall Street's Zuccotti Park encampment and store it during Friday's mandatory cleaning.

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Wall Street Protesters Vow to Resist City's Cleanup Plan for Zuccotti Park

Occupy Wall Street wants to keep the park clean without outside help, and some are threatening to resist city attempts to get them to leave for an official cleaning process.

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Bloomberg Tells Wall Street Protesters to Clear Out for Cleanup

The Bloomberg administration said that Brookfield Properties will clean Zuccotti Park and let the Occupy Wall Street protesters stay.

East Village & Lower East Side »

Tompkins Square Park Launches Free Wi-Fi Service

The East Village's Tompkins Square Square Park is the latest city green space to offer free wireless Internet service.

Harlem »

National Dance Institute Opens New Harlem Space

The new facility on West 147th Street gives the 35-year-old institute a permanent home.

Midtown & Theater District »

City's Top Brass Honors Vietnam Vets, Calls for Photos of Fallen

NYPD Commissioner Ray Kelly and FDNY Commissioner Salvatore Cassano paid their respects to fellow soldiers at an event in Times Square Tuesday.