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Chelsea »

Terminal Cancer Patient Finds Help in Facebook Group

When Ella Grasch, 36, met Jay Kallio, 59, she resolved to help him with his living situation.

Upper West Side »

Upper West Siders Cite Health Risks in Suit Against Nursing Home Project

Construction would harm residents with serious health concerns like emphysema, the suit states. 

Central Harlem »

Legendary Documentary Filmmaker Albert Maysles Dies at 88

Maysles directed "Grey Gardens," and "Gimme Shelter." He founded the Maysles Cinema on Lenox Avenue.

Chelsea »

Pharmacy Specializing in HIV and Cancer Drugs Moving and Changing Name

Community Pharmacy will become Walgreens Specialty when it moves a few doors up Eighth Avenue.

East Harlem »

Harlem Women's Group Helps Cancer Patients Feel Beautiful With New Hair

Sistas Fulfilling Dreams, a group of friends giving back to Harlem, donated 50 wigs to cancer survivors.

Rockaway Beach »

Single Mom Battled Cancer and a Hurricane to Earn Her College Degree

Ellen Sautner, 54, graduates Monday with her bachelor's degree after nearly a decade.

Forest Hills »

Forest Hills Officers Honored for Saving Man's Life

The man threatened to jump from a 22nd-floor balcony on Queens Boulevard.

Upper East Side »

Weill Cornell Opens $650M Research Center on York Avenue

The 18-story Belfer Research Building will be a hub for research on cardiovascular disease and more.

Red Hook »

Red Hook Rallies to Raise Money for Beloved Bartender's Family

Former Bait & Tackle barman Chris Piscitelli, 36, died Jan. 18 after succumbing to cancer, friends said.

Red Hook »

Red Hook Mourns the Death of Beloved Bait & Tackle Bartender

Christopher Piscitelli, 36, died Jan. 18 after succumbing to cancer, friends said.

Upper East Side »

Weill Cornell Receives $75 Million to Expand Cancer Research

A New York couple noted for their philanthropy will help the school expand its cancer research.

Midtown »

Cancer Survivor Fights for Funds in Charity Boxing Match

Steve Reynolds is fighting in one of 16 bouts at the Haymakers for Hope amateur charity tournament.

Carroll Gardens »

Brooklyn Resident to Celebrate 80th Birthday With Skydiving Party

Carroll Gardens resident Carolyn Meiselbach will scream "Let freedom ring!" as she jumps.

Upper East Side »

Handful of Upper East Siders Blast Cancer Center as 'Vanity' Project

A small group protested the future site of the planned college and hospital complex in Yorkville.

Financial District »

Elizabeth Berger, Downtown Alliance President, Dies at 53

The longtime Lower Manhattan advocate died of pancreatic cancer Monday.