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Rosedale »

Steven Shung was charged with felony DWI after being arrested on North Conduit Avenue Monday. 

Upper West Side »

People leave the doors of the bins open, making them an easy feeding ground for rats.

Cobble Hill »

Light flurries could turn to a "real sloppy mess," the National Weather Service said.

Midtown »

The city is bracing for another storm that's set to affect the evening rush hour Tuesday.

Midtown »

The island only had 62 tickets during recent snowstorms, compared to hundreds in other boroughs.

Flushing »

The farm, at Queens Botanical Garden, produced more than 3,000 pounds of vegetables last year.

Inwood »

Check whether the Department of Sanitation's 2,100 snowplows have made it to your street.

Meatpacking District »

Forecasters had feared up to 3 feet. Schools will be open Monday, but will likely be closed Tuesday.

Kew Gardens »

Queens residents will soon have more options to recycle their food waste.

Upper East Side »

The accident took place at East 70th Street and York Avenue just after 9 a.m. Thursday.

Midtown »

Temperatures are expected to dip to 10 degrees, bringing snow and ice on Tuesday, officials said.

Financial District »

Throwing computers, old iPods and TVs in the trash will soon be banned across NYC.

Astoria »

Leave it curbside, turn it into mulch or pay to have someone haul it away.

Lincoln Square »

Anthony Riaza injured his left arm and hand during his trash run Wednesday, officials said.

Washington Heights »

A sanitation truck was stuck in the large hole on Monday morning, officials and witnesses said.