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Upper East Side »

The ice cream shop on Lexington Avenue and 60th Street was shuttered on July 9, the DOH said.

Williamsburg »

Of 18 children who have whooping cough, 12 did not have the proper vaccines.

Morrisania »

A recent Health Department inspection found unsanitary conditions in the church's food pantry. 

Upper West Side »

The number of Health Department closures marked a 25 percent decrease from 2013, the agency said.

Upper West Side »

The Amsterdam Avenue outpost had evidence of mice and roach in the kitchen, according to the city DOH. 

College Point »

After the death of a bather and the shutdown of another spa location, an official wants more oversight.

Midtown »

The spa was operating without a permit or an approved safety plan, the department said. 

Financial District »

Alexander and Emma were most popular in Manhattan, while David and Esther topped the list in Brooklyn.

Inwood »

The Health Department recorded 64 violation points during a Monday inspection.

Inwood »

"I once thought I had lost anyone who came into this store because of the closures," Tonnie Rozier said.

Civic Center »

Health Dept. worker Ronald Dillon was docked days for fielding customer service calls in a robot voice.

West Harlem »

Officials said Dr. Craig Spencer visited the High Line, a restaurant, and a Brooklyn bowling alley.

Kips Bay »

Many of the abused and neglected children were returned to the ACS-run center in handcuffs by the NYPD.

Upper East Side »

The UES has higher concentrations of many pollutants than neighborhoods known for bad air.

Chelsea »

Health inspectors closed the Seventh Avenue bar after finding evidence of mice and other violations.