West Brighton »

Mayor Jokes About Being 'Wrapped in Platinum' to Avoid Groundhog Day Mishap

The groundhog, Staten Island Chuck Died after the mayor dropped her last year.

Pelham Parkway »

Meet the Two Candidates Vying to Replace Sheldon Silver as Assembly Speaker

Frontrunner Carl Heastie is facing off against Catherine Nolan of Queens after others dropped out.

Prospect Heights »

City's Bid for 2016 DNC Now Includes $20M and Help from Anna Wintour

The city announced fundraising totals and a new host committee a day before a visit from the DNC chair.

Crown Heights »

3 Possible Candidates Come Forward for Vacant Brooklyn Assembly Seat

Geoffrey Davis, Rubain Dorancy and Diana Richardson may run for Karim Camara's Crown Heights seat.

Lower East Side »

Weitz & Luxenberg 'Shocked' as Silver Takes Leave Absence from Firm

Federal prosecutors say Silver used the firm to mask "kickbacks" as legitimate income.

Forest Hills »

Forest Hills Locals Create New Group After Being Barred From Facebook Page

Residents were blocked from a Facebook group after posting about efforts to save the Cinemart Cinemas.

East Elmhurst »

LIRR Should Run 24/7 to Willets Point for Proposed AirTrain, Pol Says

The increase of service will help ease congestion in neighborhoods around LaGuardia Airport.

Sunnyside »

Queens Assemblywoman Catherine Nolan Vying to Be First Female Speaker

Nolan announced her candidacy Wednesday, looking to replace Sheldon Silver, who was arrested last week.

Civic Center »

LISTEN: De Blasio Does Dramatic Reading of Onion Article About Snowstorm

The mayor read a spoof mocking his warnings about this week's blizzard.

Lower East Side »

Sheldon Silver Out as Assembly Speaker

The Assembly will hold an election Feb. 10 to replace Silver, who was arrested on corruption charges.

Midtown »

Mayor Got 15 Minutes Notice of Cuomo's Subway Shutdown for Snow

Both de Blasio and Cuomo say they don't regret the abundance of caution taken.

New Dorp »

Michael Cusick Won't Run to Fill Grimm's Congress Seat, Report Says

The assemblyman said he won't seek the Democratic ticket for the vacant seat.

Lower East Side »

Calls Increase for Silver to Step Down as Assembly Speaker

Gov. Cuomo questioned an arrangement that would allow Silver to step back from his role.

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