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Kensington »

Parents to Flood 311 With Street Safety Demands After Student Killed by Car

Parents at P.S. 230 and P.S. 130 want crossing guards, better signage and other safety upgrades.

Washington Heights »

Incessant Ice Cream Truck Jingles Force Neighbors Into Meltdown

The city has so far received 1,804 complaints this year about ice cream truck noise, records show.

Park Slope »

Dog-Friendly Bar Battles City Over Definition of 'Food'

The Gate, a dog-friendly bar, says the city's ruling that it's a food establishment is bogus.

Red Hook »

Odor of Hot Tar from Construction Firm is Stinking Up Red Hook, Locals Say

Trucks that heat and store tar used by Triangle G.C. Inc have been spreading the foul smell.

Midtown »

Massive 52nd Street Pothole Still Unfilled a Month After Complaint

A three-and-a-half-foot wide pothole on W. 52nd Street and Seventh Avenue is still waiting to be filled.

Midtown »

Gold Bars and a Dead Man's Ashes Among Odd Items People Left Behind in Cabs

The Taxi and Limousine Commission received more than 54,000 reports of missing property since Jan. 2013.

Hell's Kitchen & Clinton »

Midtown's New Precinct Commander Pledges to Fight Theft

Deputy Inspector John Hart took over command of the Midtown North precinct this month. 

Park Slope »

With Easter Weeks Away, Christmas Trees Still Litter Park Slope Sidewalks

Residents are wondering if the tree trash will ever be picked up.

Ridgewood »

Urban Beastmasters Wild About Illegal Animals

Despite it being against the law, some New Yorkers can't help keeping illegal animals, they said.

Mariners Harbor »

Woman Calls 911 to Report Abandoned Baby, But Doesn't Mention it's a Dog

Candice A. Salvatore, 27, called 911 to report an abandoned baby, but failed to mention it was a dog.

New York City »

Christine Quinn Wants to Replace Textbooks with Tablets

The expected mayoral candidate wants to swap pricey textbooks for tablets.

Midtown »

Rowdy Pool Parties at Gansevoort Park Avenue Hotel to Be Probed by City

Sunday parties at the swanky high-rise pool have reportedly driven nearby neighbors to cry foul.

Inwood »

Inwood Residents Rescue Kitten Stuck in Tree

A group of neighbors worked together to rescue a kitten that was stuck in a tree for several days.

New York City »

Animal Control Debuts 311-Style Phone Service for Pet Owners

Animal Care and Control launched a help line for pet owners and to answer animal-related questions.

Murray Hill, Gramercy & Midtown East »

Partying at Gramercy Park Hotel Driving Neighbors Crazy

The hotel on Lexington Avenue hosts live music events that neighbors say have gotten way too loud.

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