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Mott Haven »

Thieves Steal $700 From Restaurant Employee, Police Say

Four men stole about $700 and several credit cards from a staffer at Changarrito, according to the NYPD.

Melrose »

Former Campaign Workers for Bronx Councilwoman Arroyo Charged with Fraud

The campaign workers were accused of forging signatures during Arroyo's reelection bid. 

Morrisania »

Latest Round of Bronx Gang Members Taken Down, Prosecutors Say

Authorities have arrested 50 gang members during an 18-month investigation into ongoing gang wars.

Melrose »

South Bronx Advocates Tackle Gentrification Fears in Conference

Community organizers and residents discussed gentrification in the South Bronx. 

Bed-Stuy »

Parents Want to Bring Gifted and Talented Program to Bed-Stuy

Parents in Bed-Stuy are reaching out to the community to bring a new gifted and talented program.

Melrose »

Banksy Inks 'Ghetto 4 Life' Piece in South Bronx

Banksy returned to the South Bronx for the latest addition to his New York tour.

New York City »

Last-Minute Summer Camp Options

There are still plenty of summer camp options around the city for parents to choose from.

Melrose »

Bronx Residents Search for Answers After Apartment Building Fire

Bronx building residents complained Sunday about black soot from the three-alarm fire the day before.

Lower East Side »

Eva Moskowitz's Success Academy Aims to Open 6 New Charter Schools in 2014

The controversial charter school chain wants to open six new outposts in Queens, the Bronx and Manhattan.

East Harlem »

Harlem and Bronx Leaders Demand Fairer District 8 Lines

Advocates say new district lines are unfair to both neighborhoods.

Central Harlem »

Bloomberg's Other Sign-Language Interpreter Steps Into the Spotlight

Pamela Mitchell is the lesser-known of Bloomberg's sign-lanugage interpreters but enjoys the challenge.

Port Morris »

FreshDirect Encourages Bronx Residents to Apply for 200 New Jobs

The company will partner with local leaders to hire residents of The Bronx, its future home, it said.

New York City »

Special Ed Changes Create Battle to Find Kindergarten Seats

Parents are concerned about a new policy designed to put special needs children in mainstream classes.

Longwood »

Man Struck and Killed by Allegedly Drunk Driver in South Bronx

A 26-year-old man was killed by a drunk driver in a Honda Civic in Longwood on Friday, police said.

Longwood »

Once-Crumbling Apartment Building Seeks to Add Health Food Store

The new owners of 935 Kelly St. want a health food-focused business in the recently renovated space.