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Westerleigh »

Angry residents at a community board meeting spoke about their health fears.

Bed-Stuy »

A black Jeep backed into a Junior's supermarket in Bed-Stuy Friday, officials said.

Forest Hills »

A truck slammed into Bagels for You in Forest Hills, officials said.

Midtown »

A truck crashed into scaffolding on West 38th Street early Wednesday morning.

Midtown East »

The man fell through a wooden platform while trying to guide a crane at 252 E. 57th St., officials said.

East Village »

Yaffa Cafe ran its backyard eating area for 31 years, but the city only ruled it illegal last month.

Fort Wadsworth »

Crews demolishing Mount Manresa falsely claimed there was no asbestos in the building, the city said.

East Village »

The East Village restaurant announced its closure on Twitter Wednesday night.

Times Square & Theater District »

A metal pole hit two Big Bus Tours supervisors in Times Square, witnesses said.

Lower East Side »

The Department of Buildings issued a partial stop work order at the former P.S. 64 building Tuesday.

Midtown »

Charise Brody, 44, allegedly stole $68,000 from the DOB from January 2008 to July 2012, the DOI said.

Kips Bay »

Kids were reported missing nearly 1,600 times from the Administration for Children's Services center.

Kips Bay »

Many of the abused and neglected children were returned to the ACS-run center in handcuffs by the NYPD.

Financial District »

Local startups are using a new service that allows them to have office space only when they need it.

Cobble Hill »

The indie movie theater is installing solar panels on the building's roof, owners said.