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PHOTOS: First Cherry Blossoms of 2015 Appear at the Brooklyn Botanic Garden

The first flowers appeared this week on the garden's cherry trees, beginning the "Hanami" season.

Flatiron »

Madison Square Park Sculptures Will Block Sunlight and Trees, Locals Say

A 500-foot-long canopy will be suspended over the park's paths until January 2016.

Midland Beach »

New Flood Insurance Rates Have Sandy Victims Worried They'll Lose Homes

The new flood insurance reform, which started on April 1, raises rates up to 18% per year.

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Telltale Sign New Yorkers Yearn for Spring: Dining Outdoors in 40 Degrees

Days after a snowstorm ruined the first day of spring, people were eating outdoors in 40-degree weather.

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