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Midtown »

Cats can be rescued again at city shelters after an outbreak of a bird flu-like disease.

Concourse »

A tenant at 750 Grand Concourse got sick, but did not die, from the rare disease leptospirosis.

Yorkville »

The rat problem is so bad the city has assigned case managers to buildings on the block.

Upper East Side »

The eatery was shuttered on Jan. 3 and remained closed on Friday, according to the DOH.

Yorkville »

The deli was shut down on Dec. 8 and reopened on Monday, health department officials said.

Upper East Side »

"It is disgusting to come home and smell that," a resident said.

Greenpoint »

The owners of the Nuhurt Plastics building in Greenpoint have to pay for their violations of state law.

Yorkville »

The East 81st Street restaurant was forced to closed over the weekend after it failed an inspection.

Upper East Side »

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

Hunts Point »

The spraying comes after a Brooklyn man was infected with West Nile virus. 

Whitestone »

The Health Department is warning New Yorkers about the notices, which seek $120 to $280.

Bed-Stuy »

Just 3 percent of low-income women enrolled in WIC in Bed-Stuy breastfed for the recommended time.

Rochdale Village »

The Health Department will spray Monday and Wednesday nights, officials said. 

Upper East Side »

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