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311 Complaints About Homeless Have Risen Nearly 60 Percent Under de Blasio

311 received 20,242 homeless-related calls so far this year. For the same time in 2013 it was 12,715.

Battery Park City »

Tourist Pays Scammer $400 for Free Staten Island Ferry Ride: Prosecutors

Gregory Reddick was arrested after ripping off tourists, police said.

St. George »

Schumer Wants Staten Island Ferry Named After Former Borough President

Sen. Chuck Schumer wants one of the two new ferries he funded named after James Molinaro.

St. George »

'Silent' Party to Turn Staten Island Ferry Into Dance Club

Quiet Events will hold its second Staten Island Ferry Dance Party on Saturday night.

St. George »

Staten Island Ferry to Get Increased Morning Service

The ferry will run an extra 12 morning trips as the city works to increase service to every 30 minutes.

Financial District »

Tides Halt Search for Man Who Jumped From Staten Island Ferry, NYPD Says

The man plunged into the New York Harbor on Thursday morning, officials said.

Civic Center »

Travel Ban Ends, MTA Service Resumes Tuesday Morning

Drivers returned to the roads at 7:30 a.m. after the storm dumped only 10 inches of snow on the city.

St. George »

Staten Island Ferry 'Tourist' Fare Would Net City Millions, Report Says

A study, requested by the borough president, found a $4 fare could bring in $3.2 million in a year.

St. George »

$190M in Sandy Funds Used to Buy Two Staten Island Ferries

Politicians announced $190M in federal funds will be used to buy the new boats.

Williamsburg »

MAP: Best Routes for You to Catch a Breeze While Biking to Work

Biking to the office can make you a sweaty mess in the summer. Here are some ways to avoid that.

St. George »

'Shaolin Yacht Club' Site Documents Stories of Staten Island Ferry Riders

"Shaolin Yacht Club," a riff on Wu-Tang's nickname for Staten Island, documents ferry riders' stories.

St. George »

Expanded Staten Island Ferry Service to Start This Weekend

The Staten Island Ferry will run every half-hour through weekend nights, instead of every hour.

St. George »

Staten Island Ferry Terminal Escalators Fixed, More Than a Year After Sandy

The DOT has turned on the two ascending escalators at the Whitehall Ferry Terminal.

Civic Center »

Arctic Freeze Brings Record Cold to New York City

New Yorkers were urged to wear layers and notify authorities of anyone they think needs help.

Civic Center »

STORM UPDATE: New York Digs Out After Snowstorm

Subways and buses are running, schools are closed, roads are slick, and there's no trash pickup.