Department of Health

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Civic Center »

David Han mailed phony violations claiming to be from "Vermin Control of New York" to property owners.

Kips Bay »

The neighborhood spot Benjamin Restaurant & Bar closed suddenly this week.

Upper East Side »

The Department of Health temporarily closed the dining room after it failed an inspection Monday.

Crown Heights »

The Health Department will spray areas including Brownsville, Crown Heights and East Flatbush. 

Forest Hills »

The site, at 113-30 Queens Blvd., is currently being renovated. 

Greenpoint »

An early study found no elevated risk of most cancers or birth defects for those living near the creek.

Upper East Side »

The shop racked up 34 health violation points during an inspection on Monday, records show.

New York City »

The borough saw 146 deaths from heroin overdoses in 2015, according to city statistics.

Prince's Bay »

The Health Department will treat four boroughs to reduce the risk of West Nile and Zika viruses.

Prince's Bay »

Zika virus has not been detected in the city, the Department of Health said Monday.

St. George »

The social media campaign will urge residents to check themselves for ticks. 

Upper East Side »

Oriental Cafe/Sunny closed after a June 1 health department inspection uncovered unsanitary conditions.

Yorkville »

Zesty never applied for a permit to operate with the Department of Health, officials say.

Yorkville »

The American bistro was shuttered on April 14 by the health department, records show.