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Upper West Side »

'Dogs of the UWS' Marking Territory on Social Media

A network of social media accounts features the Upper West Side's many furry friends. 

Astoria »

NYPD Officer Rescues Kitten From Inside Tow Truck in Astoria

The kitten was trapped inside the frame of a tow truck at 34th Street and 30th Avenue.

Inwood »

Uptown's 34th Precinct Becomes NYPD's First to Join Facebook

The precinct launched its own Facebook page on Tuesday and quickly amassed more than 250 likes.

Midtown »

PHOTO: Comedian Trevor Noah Spots Tiny Ponies on New York City Street

Noah tweeted a perplexed selfie standing in front of two ponies Tuesday morning.

Civic Center »

Check Out This Sign Inspired By The Mayor's Subway Ride This Morning

Twitter user @darth was inspired to create a new sign to add to the MTA's courtesy campaign.

Flushing »

NYPD Expands Social Media Use to Better Understand Residents' Concerns

A pilot program will kick off next month at the 109th Precinct in Flushing.

Civic Center »

Bill 'BuzzFeed' de Blasio Taps Power of Social Media for Public Outreach

The de Blasio administration has tried to harness social media to reach New Yorkers directly.

Long Island City »

108 Precinct Officers Find Lost Dog in Sunnyside, Track Down Owner

Snowy's owner was found a few hours later after the NYPD's 108th Precinct tweeted his photo.

Park Slope »

Flame the Snake Reunited With Family After Going Missing for 8 Months

A terrified neighbor called 911 after discovering the pet snake on the stairs outside her apartment.

South Beach »

PHOTOS: Dozen Seals Spotted Off the Staten Island Coast

The photos showed several seals sunning themselves on offshore rocks near Staten Island.

East Village »

How 5 Small NYC Businesses Are Winning on Social Media

Small business owners say their social media efforts are yielding new customers and more sales. 

Park Slope »

How Would You Spend $1.5M in City Cash? Councilman Uses Twitter for Ideas

City Councilman Brad Lander is using Twitter to get ideas for participatory budgeting suggestions.

TriBeCa »

Taylor Swift Declares Her Love For New York With New Song

The popular pop-singer's new song "Welcome to New York" was released on Tuesday.

Midtown »

City Soliciting Feedback From Small Business Owners

The city is asking for feedback from small business owners to see how it can better serve them.

Greenwich Village »

Win Free Tickets to Food Festival by Sharing Photos of Your Favorite Dishes

Win a pair of $50 tickets to Taste of the Village by posting photos of the top dishes at local eateries.