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Garden Center Heavily Damaged in East Harlem Explosion Reopens

Urban Garden Center is trying to get back to normal almost a month after a blast killed eight people.

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Train-Chasing Dog to Be Adopted by Rescuer Unless Owner Turns Up

The owner of "Tie," a pooch that chased a Metro-North train, has until Friday to claim her.

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East Harlemites Gather to Help One Another After Deadly Explosion

Groups and individuals are spearheading efforts to help those affected by Wednesday's explosion.

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Preliminary Tests Point to Gas Leak in East Harlem Explosion, NTSB says

Tests shows an unusually high concentraion of natural gas in the soil in and around the explosion site.

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East Harlem Building Explosion Highlights City's Aging Infrastructure

The explosion and building collapse is one of several in Harlem in the last few years.

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Espaillat Backers Accuse Rangel of Fostering 'Tale of Two Harlems'

Charles Rangel ignored the needs of East Harlem in favor of Central Harlem, Espaillat supporters said.

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City Launches Eminent Domain Proceedings for East Harlem Redevelopment Zone

Property owners say the city is trying to squeeze them out of their land.

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East Harlem Residents Worry New Speaker Will Forget Her District

Melissa Mark-Viverito says she's up to the task of handling both her district and the Speaker's role.

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Brother of Infamous Mob Hitman Found Shot in Head, Police Say

Michael Meldish, brother of convicted hitman Joseph Meldish, was found dead Friday night in the Bronx.

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Two Harlem Councilwomen Vie to Be Next Speaker

Melissa Mark-Viverito and Inez Dickens are positioning themselves for City Council Speaker.

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East Harlem Building Evacuated After Man Falls Through Stairs

Officials were checking the stability of the 6-story walkup at 29 E. 104th St., which has 33 apartments.

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El Barrio Celebrates Afro-Puerto Rican Heritage with Weekend Festival

The decades-old festival combines African, Caribbean and Spanish traditions and flavors.

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Mayoral Hopefuls Have a Sleepover in NYCHA Complex

Five Democratic candidates spent Saturday night at the Lincoln Houses in East Harlem.

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Weiner's Lead in the Mayoral Race a 'Cartoon Thing,' Rangel Says

The long-time incumbent predicted voters wouldn't ultimately see Weiner as a credible candidate.

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Thompson Says He's Not Worried About Lagging Among Black Voters

According to the latest poll, Thompson ranks third in black voters support and 40 percent don't know him.

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