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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.

Corona »

The new legislation was introduced by Councilwoman Julissa Ferreras-Copeland. 

Sunset Park »

Wei Dong tried to give an undercover Department of Investigations inspector $300, officials said. 

Civic Center »

Starting March 1, some chains will have to post a salt shaker symbol next to high-sodium items. 

Upper East Side »

Pizza Boss on Second Avenue was cited with 53 violation points, according to the health department.

Forest Hills »

The eatery, at 113-30 Queens Blvd., was closed last year by the Department of Health. 

Yorkville »

The Upper East Side Indian restaurant was shut down for transgressions including, presence of rats.

Woodside »

Sources said 210 students were absent on Thursday from PS 12 on Woodside Avenue.

West Village »

Department of Health official Demetre Daskalakis spoke to DNAinfo about the new campaign.