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Greenwich Village »

De Blasio's Affordable Housing Plan Comes Under Fire at Hearing

The plan would allow developers to build taller in exchange for creating more affordable housing.

Midtown »

Russian Tea Room's New Breakfast Tempts with Caviar Omelet

The 85-year-old restaurant will now serve breakfast, starting Monday.

Midtown »

Crane Damaged By Sandy Brings Answers for Son of Man Killed 30 Years Ago

Simcha Levenberg hardly knew his father, Warren, who was killed in Midtown's first crane disaster.

Midtown »

NYPD Escorts Residents and Hotel Guests Back to West 57th Street Block

The area around ONE57 has been closed since a crane there partially collapsed during Hurricane Sandy.

Midtown »

Collapsed Midtown Crane is Stable, But Block Still Closed

The crane has been dangling over West 57th Street since Hurricane Sandy began battering the city Monday.

Midtown »

Crane Dangling from Midtown High-Rise Forces Area Evacuation

The 90-story building at 157 W. 57th Street, known as One57, is under construction.

Hell's Kitchen & Clinton »

Hell's Kitchen Oil Spill Worse Than Thought as Noisy Cleanup Persists

Officials said the heating oil spill cleanup will go on for an undetermined amount of time.

Hell's Kitchen & Clinton »

Rowdy Hell's Kitchen Clubgoers Force Diner to Close Early, Owner Says

The Moonrock Diner can no longer stay open 24 hours on weekends because of the nearby Providence club.

Midtown »

Fire Breaks Out at Salisbury Hotel in Midtown

A blaze broke out in the basement of the Salisbury Hotel at 123 W. 57th St., FDNY officials said.

Midtown & Theater District »

Debris Falls From Luxury Hotel Under Construction on W. 57th Street

No one was injured when debris from scaffolding fell at 157 W. 57th St. in Midtown Thursday afternoon.

Midtown & Theater District »

Avenue of Midtown Plazas Could Be Connected by the Summer

The Community Board 5 transportation committee passed a resolution in support of the plan Monday night.

Midtown & Theater District »

City to Create New Mid-Block Crossing on West 57th Street

The Department of Transportation will add a new mid-block crossing on West 57th Street, between Sixth and Seventh avenues.

Downtown »

'Dapper Bandit' Strikes Again in Manhattan

A well-dressed bank robber struck a Downtown branch Friday, two weeks after robbing another bank in Midtown, authorities said. 

Midtown & Theater District »

Construction Worker Dead After Fall from Midtown Building

The man was rushed to the hospital after falling from a window at 57 West 57th Street, police said.

Chelsea & Hell's Kitchen »

Woman Struck by Car at Hell's Kitchen Intersection

A woman was taken to the hospital after she was struck by a car at West 57th Street and 10th Avenue.