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East Harlem »

East Harlem Residents Fear Loss of La Marqueta in Redistricting

East Harlem residents worry La Marqueta could be cut from their council district.

New York City »

Small Businesses Push Quinn to Support Paid Sick Leave Proposal

Some small businesses and paid sick leave advocates in the city are supporting the new proposal.

Lower East Side »

New School Could Rise at SPURA Site on Lower East Side

A City Council committee approved changes to the plan for a major Lower East Side development.

St. George »

Bill to Help People With Disabilities Enter City Buildings Clears Council

Councilwoman Debi Rose sponsored the bill to add signs that lead to accessible entrances on buildings.

Lower East Side »

SPURA Development Plan Lands at City Council as Final Approval Nears

The Seward Park Urban Renewal Area is nearing the end of the city's approval process.

Civic Center »

Authorities Investigate Suspicious Package at 250 Broadway

Authorities evacuated some workers from 250 Broadway, which houses several government offices.

Flushing »

Tourist Charged With Dashing Onto U.S. Open Court

Damian Proano of Ecuador ran onto the court to get an autograph, the Queens D.A. said.

New York City »

Proposal Shakes Up City Council District Lines

All of the boroughs could see significant changes, thanks to population shifts.

Inwood »

Inwood Could Be Unified in Single City Council District, Members Say

As City Council districts get redrawn, Inwood could be put into one council district.

New York City »

Council Demands Free Breakfast in Every Classroom

The City Council passed resolutions calling for free breakfast in every city classroom.

St. George »

Residents Ask City to Keep Neighborhoods Intact When Drawing Council Lines

Residents of the North Shore of Staten Island pleaded with a panel to not break up their neighborhoods.

Williamsbridge »

Lawyer for Sean Bell and Ramarley Graham Families To Run for Seabrook Seat

Neville Mitchell will compete in a crowded race for the disgraced Bronx pol's City Council seat.

Astoria »

City Council Candidate Wants to Improve Astoria's Schools

Costa Constantinides, Democratic District Leader from Astoria, is running for City Council.

East Harlem »

Cyclist Killed by Cab in East Harlem

A cyclist was killed by a cab at the intersection of 108th Street and Park Avenue, police said.

Wakefield »

Councilman Larry Seabrook Guilty of Fraud

Bronx City Councilman was found guilty of wire fraud, mail fraud and conspiracy charges.

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