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Coney Island »

Coney Island Shell-Shocked Amid Sandy's Destruction

Tenants were left without power or water with little idea of when they would return.

East Harlem »

Many NYCHA Residents Stay Put in East Harlem Despite Evacuation Order

Many residents of Isaacs Houses and Holmes Towers on First Avenue decided not to evacuate.

Central Harlem »

Harlem Anti-Violence Worker, Family Face NYCHA Eviction Because of His Past

Dedric "Beloved" Hammond's criminal record is forcing him and his family out of public housing.

New York City »

City to Ramp Up PCB Removal From Schools Under Accelerated Spending Plan

The city's plan to fund 'unglamorous' projects includes road repair and other infrasturcture fixes.

Lower East Side »

LES Public Housing Report Finds Lobbies Unlocked, Security Cameras Lacking

Many Lower East Side residents who live in public housing said they feel unsafe.

Civic Center »

Authorities Investigate Suspicious Package at 250 Broadway

Authorities evacuated some workers from 250 Broadway, which houses several government offices.

Soundview »

Grandmother Struggles With Cancer and NYCHA Bureaucracy

Maria Ruiz and her family sued NYCHA after waiting years to be transfered to a new apartment.

Concourse Village »

Claremont Houses Tenants File Lawsuit Over Rat Infestation

Claremont Houses' tenants are suing NYCHA for failing to fix a rampant rodent problem, they say.

New York City »

Pols Slam Media for Criticizing NYCHA

City Councilmembers said the media was being too hard on the city Housing Authority.

Claremont »

Mobile Computer Labs Deliver High-Speed Internet to Public Housing

The mobile computer labs offer the Web to NYCHA tenants, about 40 percent of whom lack home Internet.

Chelsea »

Put NYCHA Under Mayoral Control, Stringer Says

Borough President Scott Stringer wants NYCHA to restructure and be controlled by the mayor.

Coney Island »

Coney Island Mom Thanks Hero Who Saved Her Daughter After Window Plunge

The mom of a girl who fell from a third story apartment got to thank her daughter's rescuer.

Coney Island »

VIDEO: Hero Catches Girl After Fall from Third-Floor Window in Coney Island

Steve St. Bernard caught a girl falling from a third-floor AC unit at a Coney Island apartment complex.

Allerton »

Two Housing Complexes to Get Security Cameras After Murder of Elderly Woman

Throggs Neck and Pelham Parkway Houses will get security boosts after the murder of Evelyn Shapiro.

New York City »

NYC Housing Authority Paid $100K to Enhance Online Image, Report Says

NYCHA paid $100,000 to a PR firm to enhance its online image, the Post reported.

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