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Uptown Councilman Earmarks More Than $260K for Youth Initiatives

Ydanis Rodriguez dedicated about 40 percent of his discretionary funds to programs for youth.

Washington Heights »

3 Uptown Events Happening This Weekend

Listen to a National Poetry Slam champion, learn to long jump or see excerpts from three new plays.

West Village »

10 Unconventional Things to Do This New Year's Eve

Want some last-minute, alternative New Year's plans? We've got you covered.

East Harlem »

Where to Cheer at the NYC Marathon This Weekend

Thousands have trained hard. Root for them at these key spots.

St. George »

Staten Island Half Marathon Brings Street Closures Sunday

Several streets will be closed 8 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. on Sunday for the 13.1-mile race.

Upper West Side »

Costumed Cheerleaders Lift Runners' Spirits and Fundraise for Charity

The Dashing Whippets donate to charities and dress up in crazy costumes to support runners.  

Times Square & Theater District »

Best New Year's Eve Options for $100 or Less

From yoga classes to salsa parties, DNAinfo New York picked the top New Year's events for less than $100.

Chelsea »

Get Outside and Run This Winter

Running in the winter can be just as easy and fun as the summer, New Yorkers and experts said.

St. George »

Staten Island Half-Marathon to Host Sandy Relief Party and Fundraiser

"Staten Island Day" will be held Oct. 13, featuring food and live music after the half-marathon.

Brownsville »

Seniors Trump Brownsville Dangers in Walking Group

Seniors who would never walk alone for safety concerns are boldly strutting together in Brownsville.

Upper East Side »

Thousands Race in Central Park at First NYC Run After Boston Bombings

Security was tight at the city's first organized run since the Boston Marathon attacks.

Washington Heights »

Uptown Games Return to Washington Heights

Hundreds of children are expected to receive track and field training and compete in races at the Armory.

Washington Heights »

Famed Washington Heights Race Continues Without Its Namesake Bar

The Coogan's 5K race will take place Sunday, but its founding restaurant will not be an organizer.

South Street Seaport »

Struggling Seaport No Longer Running From NYC Half-Marathon

Seaport residents are welcoming the race, hoping the thousands of visitors will support local businesses.

New York City »

Christine Quinn Questions the Mayor's Marathon Decision

Council Speaker Christine Quinn and other pols jumped on the anti-marathon bandwagon.