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East Harlem »

The city recognized 21 bodegas around the neighborhood as "Shop Healthy" stores.

East Harlem »

Police say it could be a sign they are making a dent in the sale of the dangerous drug.

Carroll Gardens »

Assemblywoman Jo Anne Simon is asking locals for reports on raccoon sightings and incidents.

Elmhurst »

The spraying comes as an 11th case of the virus was confirmed.

Upper West Side »

Residents sounded off on the pesticide spraying done to combat West Nile Virus.

Central Harlem »

One restaurant had flies and the other had roaches, according to the Health Department.

Civic Center »

New York becomes the first city in the nation to require the warning to consumers.

Upper West Side »

The soul food restaurant racked up 63 violation points during its most recent health inspection. 

Far Rockaway »

There have been three cases reported on the peninsula since Aug. 16, an official said. 

Inwood »

The restaurant was operating without a permit, the Health Department said.

Morrisania »

The Opera House Hotel was determined to be the initial site of the outbreak, health officials said. 

Concourse »

Union boss says city should have called in feds after a city school teacher died in April 30.

Morrisania »

Health inspectors now plan to visit P.S. 325 for the first time since a teacher there died in April.

East Village »

Columbia Care NY LLC plans on opening the dispensary by January 2016.

High Bridge »

Since July 10, 31 cases of the illness have been reported in the South Bronx.