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Man Returns Toaster Filled With $5K of Wife's Hidden Cash, NYPD Says

Employees at Target found the cash but gave it away to a man who falsely claimed to be the woman's son.

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Group Installs East River Esplanade's First Ever Public Art Display

Friends of East River Esplanade set up a banner along the waterfront near 117th Street.

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Teen Assaults Safety Officer at Harlem High School

The safety officer was trying to break up a fight when the 16-year-old punched her in the face.

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Developers Move Forward with East River Plaza Residential Towers

Developers held their last community meeting before embarking on the city’s land-use process.

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Police Ask Stores to Crack Down on Egg Sales to Minors for Halloween

The 25th Precinct teamed up with local businesses to help curb Halloween mischief. 

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1,000 Apartments Could Be Built on Top of East River Plaza

The East River Plaza Mall developer is seeking residents' feedback before building the tower.

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Espaillat Economic Plan Would Provide Space, Tax Breaks for Small Business

Espaillat unveiled his "economic development for all" plan Wednesday in East Harlem.

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Harlem Mall to Install New Truck Route Signs in Wake of Boy's Death

East River Plaza Mall is installing signs with maps after the death of Amar Diarrassouba, 6.

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East Harlem Wants a Business Improvement District Despite Past Failures

Community Board 11 Chair wants to ramp up the process of creating a BID by the end of the year.

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Discount Grocer Aldi Opens First Manhattan Store in East Harlem

The German retailer known for low prices is the latest tenant at East River Plaza.

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Man Injured After Getting Arm Caught in Butcher Machine at E. Harlem Costco

A man was injured after getting his arm stuck in a machine at a butchers in Costco on East 117th Street.

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Law Proposed to Increase Safety After Shopping Cart Tossing Incidents

A city councilman has proposed legislation to create barriers on mall garages and pedestrian bridges.

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Boy Who Pushed Shopping Cart onto Marion Hedges Sentenced

A 13-year-old boy has been sentenced for gravely injuring an Upper West Side mother.

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Marion Hedges' Husband Sues Mall for Shopping Cart Toss

Michael Hedges sued the East River Plaza mall for the shopping cart attack on Oct. 30, 2011.

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Marion Hedges' Shopping Cart Pusher May Be Home Within a Year, Lawyer Says

Teen who tossed a shopping cart that hit Marion Hedges likely to get less than a year in foster care.