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Crown Heights »

New Leader Chosen at the Brooklyn Children's Museum

Stephanie Hill Wilchfort will take over as president of the Crown Heights museum in early 2015.

Civic Center »

Environmental Protection Boss to Take Over Department of Sanitation

Kathryn Garcia will take over the Sanitation Department when John Doherty leaves at the end of March.

New York City »

Gov. Cuomo Names New MTA Chairman

Thomas Prendergast is the well-respected current president of the MTA's NYC Transit.

New York City »

MTA Remains Without Chair 77 Days After Joe Lhota's Departure

Andrew Cuomo is in no hurry to fill post. Train buffs say it's because Thomas Prendergast runs the MTA.

Midtown & Theater District »

Midtown's Community Board 5 Welcomes Newest Members

A city planner, several attorneys and a student will attend their first board meeting next week.

Manhattan »

Public Advocate Wants Cathie Black to Hold Open Meeting With Parents, Administrators

Bill de Blasio thinks an open forum would help reduce fears over Cathie Black's lack of education-related experience.

Manhattan »

Lee Bolinger, Columbia University President, to Chair New York Fed

Lee Bollinger, president of Columbia University, has been a member of the New York Fed's board since 2007.