Dr. Kiersten Cerveny headed up dermatology at The Brooklyn Hospital Center until 2013.
Nearly 1.5 million New Yorkers lived in 272,533 crowded dwellings in 2013.
Rep. Grace Meng introduced a bill calling for the EPA to take over monitoring noise.
The Medical Examiner's office investigation concluded that the cause of death was "undetermined."
Farm, food and harvest festivals are on this weekend's agenda.
The company pleaded guilty to dumping hazardous waste that ended up in the creek, DA said.
The city sampled 35 cooling towers over the weekend, and 15 came back with positive results.
Seven cooling towers in Morris Park tested positive for Legionella bacteria.
A floating garden of wildflowers could help clean the polluted Gowanus Canal.
Police arrested at least nine men for K2 possession on one West 25th Street block in one week.
Locals say people are locking themselves in the bathroom to use drugs.
The current cluster was first discovered on Sept. 21 in The Bronx, according to the Health Department.
Learn how to cook authentic Chinese food, see "Blaria" live and hear a discussion about the living wage.
Remains of a 92-year-old woman sent through the United States Postal Service were never received.
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