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East Harlem »

City Launches Eminent Domain Proceedings for East Harlem Redevelopment Zone

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

Upper East Side »

Gluten-Free Italian Restaurant Bistango Expanding to Upper East Side

Bistango Ristorante will open a second outpost uptown after 25 years in Murray Hill.

Gowanus »

6-Foot Boa Constrictor Ditched at Gowanus Garage

Three snakes were found in a dumpster on Baltic Street, witnesses said.

Upper East Side »

City Plans Pedestrian Safety Improvements at Dangerous UES Intersection

Two people have been killed at the intersection of 60th Street and Third Avenue in recent years.

Murray Hill »

Murray Hill Community Board Cracking Down on Sidewalk Cafes Serving Booze

CB6 is asking bars to prohibit customers from drinking outside unless they order food.

Gramercy »

VIDEO: Santas Brawl in Gramercy During SantaCon

Police responded to reports of people in Santa suits fighting on Third Avenue, but no arrests were made.

Sunset Park »

NYPD Officer Arrested for Selling Counterfeit North Face Jackets, DA Says

Officer Marc Florida, 42, was arrested and charged with counterfeiting, police said.

Park Slope »

Mom Spots Burglar Through Bathroom Window While Potty Training Daughter

Police arrested the would-be burglar after he was spotted outside a family's bathroom window.

Gowanus »

Barclays Center-Bound Bus Route Unfair to Low-Income Locals, Advocates Say

Ending the B37 route at Barclays Center neglects the needs of those who rely on the bus, some said.

Sunset Park »

Sheep Slated for Religious Slaughter Goes on the Lam

A sheep set for slaughter for the feast of Eid Al-Adha broke loose from a butcher on Third Avenue.

Kips Bay »

Mediterranean-Inspired Eatery Opens in Kips Bay With Wine Bar and Fireplace

Whitman & Bloom offers small and medium plates designed to be paired with drinks.

Upper East Side »

Silver-Haired Burglar Used Fire Escapes to Rob Apartments, Cops Say

An agile burglar used fire escapes to enter apartments and steal iPads and jewelry, cops said.

Lenox Hill »

Longtime Upper East Side Boutique to Close

Bokhee, located at 1077 Third Ave. at East 63rd Street, is slated to shutter later this month.

Gramercy »

Renovated Lyric Diner to Return to Gramercy, Owner Says

Lyric Diner is reopening in the fall with a new bar and a dinner menu geared toward a late-night crowd.