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Corona »

The water main broke overnight, officials said. 

Greenwich Village »

From promised parks to massive developments, expect to see some neighborhood change in 2017.

Civic Center »

Larry Roman, who owns WDF, raised more than $28,000 for Stringer's 2013 campaign.

South Beach »

The project will add nearly seven miles of sewers and catch basins.

Ditmars »

Cat caretakers are no longer allowed to leave food for the cats for fear of attracting coyotes.

Midtown East »

A new bill would require noise mitigation plans to be posted publicly online and at building sites.

Midland Beach »

Aiman Youssef created a mock tourism sign for "Grimsby Lake" in an effort to get flooding fixed.

Chelsea »

Water poured onto Ninth Avenue at West 29th Street and nearby streets, officials said.

Hudson Square »

The sites are currently controlled by the Department of Environmental Protection.

Gowanus »

Charles Hocking and his firm, Hazen and Sawyer, were hit with subpoenas this summer, sources said.

Jamaica »

This will be the largest single installation of breeding oysters in New York City, officials said.

Elmhurst »

The city found improper asbestos removal at a 1700s farmhouse that caught fire twice last year.

Upper West Side »

The break at West 89th Street and Amsterdam Avenue caused nearby residents to lose their running water.

Astoria »

A water main broke at the intersection of 30th Avenue and 12th Street Wednesday afternoon, police said. 

Greenpoint »

Plant manager Zainool Ali gives the scoop on how he keeps the city's biggest sewage plant on track.