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Cobble Hill »

Judge Temporarily Halts Sale of LICH Over Failure to Hire Laid-Off Nurses

Labor unions said SUNY and the bidder have violated the terms of a court-ordered settlement agreement.

East New York »

Union Organizer Who Grew Up in Pink Houses Runs to Represent East New York

Dell Smitherman wants to use his union background to bring change to state Senate.

Crown Heights »

Here Are the Candidates for Brooklyn's 5 Vacant State Legislature Seats

The primary is Sept. 9 for seats that have been open almost all year.

Civic Center »

De Blasio Announces Labor Agreement with City Nurses, Healthcare Workers

The deal comes nearly two months after the city agreed to a pattern-setting deal with city teachers.

Cobble Hill »

Advocates Nearing Deal to Keep LICH ER Open as Rest of Hospital Shutters

The hospital will stay open after advocates struck a last-minute deal to maintain services.

Cobble Hill »

What You Need to Know About Long Island College Hospital

With bids due Wednesday to redevelop LICH, here's a primer on where things stand.

Cobble Hill »

Settlement Reached on Long Island College Hospital's Future, Attorneys Say

LICH advocates and attorneys for state officials reached an agreement on the hospital, they announced.

Bed-Stuy »

Advocates Decry Health Care Inequality at Interfaith Hospital Protest

Health care inequality was the focus at a protest in front of Interfaith on Sunday.

Red Hook »

LICH Supporters Rally Together in March to Save the Hospital

About 500 advocates marched from Coffey Park to LICH, Sunday.

Cobble Hill »

LICH Advocates Rally Together for Events in Red Hook and Cobble Hill

Two events will be held this weekend, on April 5 and April 7.

Red Hook »

LICH Advocates Dig In as Quinn Expresses Doubt About Hospital's Survival

City Council Speaker Christine Quinn said it was "less and less likely" that LICH would be saved.

Washington Heights & Inwood »

Rep. Charlie Rangel Defends Troubled Non-Profit at Dominican Day Parade Breakfast

Mounting allegations against Rep. Charlie Rangel put a damper on the Dominican Day event.

Washington Heights & Inwood »

Supporters Rally Again for Washington Heights Councilman Accused in 'Touching' Incident

Supporters came out to demand that the City Council's private hearing on the matter be made public.

Manhattan »

State Sen. Eric Schneiderman Endorsed by the New York County Democrats For AG

State Sen. Eric Schneiderman won the endorsement of the largest Democratic organization in New York.