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Longwood »

The Worst Landlords Watchlist is compiled annually by the office of the Public Advocate.

Central Harlem »

The Public Advocate visited some of the worst landlords in East Harlem and the South Bronx on Wednesday.

Hamilton Heights »

Tenants of buildings on Riverside Drive said their apartments are plagued with problems.

Hamilton Heights »

Urban Homesteading Assistance Board made the list for a decrepit Hamilton Heights building it co-owns.

Melrose »

Councilwoman Maria del Carmen Arroyo backed a proposal by a nonprofit who hired her disgraced nephew.

Midtown »

Chaumtoli Huq was arrested while standing in front of the Times Square Ruby Tuesday, court papers show.

Long Island City »

The outcry follows DNAinfo's story about inspectors accusing innocent drivers of being illegal cabbies.

Fort Greene »

Like Bill de Blasio, the public advocate needs to have her property registered with HPD.

Civic Center »

Public Advocate Letitia James said she was worried about the failure to replace FDNY Commissioner.

Midtown »

The booth had been allocated for a single voter on primary day last month.

Civic Center »

Councilwoman Letitia James filed a Freedom of Information Request asking for a slew of Ed Dept. emails.

Civic Center »

De Blasio's recently created NYPD security detail includes 10 officers, none of whom are white.

Downtown Brooklyn »

Adam "Ad-Rock" Horovitz will speak at an event at Bowery Station Monday night on Squadron's behalf.

Civic Center »

De Blasio's campaign has received thousands of dollars from donors who fall short of his high standards.

New York City »

The candidates for Public Advocate have been battling it out in the money race.