Councilwoman Maria del Carmen Arroyo backed a proposal by a nonprofit who hired her disgraced nephew.
From BAM to the Brooklyn Botanic Garden, eight cultural groups are getting $22 million in city funds.
Backers say there is no reason that job seekers' credit should be considered, with a few exceptions.
A bill governing Times Square characters will be introduced Wednesday, City Councilman Andy King said.
Mark-Viverito used Twitter to reveal she has a high-risk version of the sexually transmitted virus.
New legislation would impose rules on costumed characters in Times Square following a recent attack.
SAGE's centers offer social services, classes and meals for LGBT seniors.
The outcry follows DNAinfo's story about inspectors accusing innocent drivers of being illegal cabbies.
An interactive chart shows how several members of the Bronx's poorest districts spent tax dollars.
Councilwoman Helen Rosenthal secured nearly $145,000 more for her district this year.
The West 121st Street block once home to George Carlin will be renamed in his honor.
The city's budget more than doubled funding for legal assistance for tenants in Housing Court.
Helen Rosenthal wants to extend "Cooper's Law" to cover all New York drivers.
A committee resolution to let 16- and 17-year-olds serve will now go before the full City Council.
The bill revokes a cabbie's license in cases when they hit a pedestrian while breaking traffic rules.
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