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East Flatbush »

Man Found Fatally Shot in the Driveway of His Home, Police Say

Gerald Wellington, 50, was shot once in the face and twice in his torso, police said.

Upper East Side »

Missing 95-Year-Old Man Found Dead in Central Park Bushes, Sources Say

A man who went missing from his Yorkville home was found dead in Central Park, sources said.

Upper East Side »

Man Struck and Seriously Injured by Coca-Cola Delivery Truck, FDNY Says

The man had been walking through an Upper East Side intersection when he was hit, witnesses said.

Carnegie Hill »

Motorcyclist Dies After Crashing into Ambulance, Police Say

The two vehicles collided in Carnegie Hill on Friday morning, officials said.

Upper East Side »

Police Shoot and Kill Suspected Drug Store Robber, Officials Say

Police used a GPS device to track the suspect to East 96th Street and the FDR Drive, a source said.

Brooklyn Heights »

Open House Agenda: Four Apartments to See This Weekend

This week we feature corner apartments with loads of light and spectacular views.

Upper East Side »

Motorcyclist Killed in Central Park Crash, Officials Say

Jack Krugman, 68, died after crashing a motorcycle in Central Park near East 96th Street.

Upper East Side »

Second Avenue Subway Project Gets $197M from Federal Government

The FTA awarded $197 million to the Second Ave. subway, marking the final installment of $1.3 billion.

Upper East Side & Roosevelt Island »

Two Injured After Car Crashes Into 96th Street 6 Train Station

Two women suffered injuries after a car jumped a curb on East 96th Street and Lexington Avenue near the 96 Street 6 train subway station entrance on Tuesday.

Upper East Side & Roosevelt Island »

Feds Will Deliver $300 Million for Second Avenue Subway, U.S. Rep. Assures

The federal government will contribute more than $300 million over the next two years to meet its $1.3 billion grant for the first phase of the Second Avenue subway, a congressman said Tuesday.

Upper East Side & Roosevelt Island »

Second Avenue Subway Hits Major Milestone

The Second Avenue subway hit a milestone on Thursday when a tunnel boring machine reached the Lexington Avenue-63rd Street station to complete the Phase 1 tunnel.

Upper East Side & Roosevelt Island »

Construction to Start on Second Avenue Subway's 86th Street Station

The MTA awarded a $301 million contract on Thursday to excavate and build the controversial 2nd Ave. subway station at East 86th Street.

Upper East Side & Roosevelt Island »

Dividing Line Between Upper East Side and Harlem Blurring

Census data reveals demographic shifts have blurred the former divide that once separated the Upper East Side from East Harlem.

Upper East Side & Roosevelt Island »

East River Esplanade Gets $900K for Fixing Potholes

City Councilwoman Jessica Lappin secured nearly $1 million for repairing the East River esplanade, but many residents believe they'll need more.

Upper East Side & Roosevelt Island »

FDR Drive Crash Leaves 4 People Injured

A multi-car crash on the FDR Drive Friday morning left four people injured.