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Chelsea »

Dante Sanders was shot outside the Chelsea Houses at West 25th Street and Ninth Avenue, police said.

Bushwick »

Residents said people were sneaking on the NYCHA grounds to hold loud parties.

Williamsburg »

More than 100 parents, leaders and teachers protested Williamsburg's five daycare closures.

Yorkville »

An A/C fell 20 stories from the Holmes Towers into a nursery school playground as kids played last week.

South Bronx »

Elijah Green, 23, was shot to death at 730 E. 163rd St. on Feb. 4, 2012, police said.

Williamsburg, Greenpoint & Bushwick »

Officer Kevin Brennan, 29, was shot at 370 Bushwick Avenue Tuesday evening.

Murray Hill, Gramercy & Midtown East »

Residents are hoping photos can help them police evicted tenants who return public housing.

East Village & Lower East Side »

FDNY put out a fire that started on the 11th floor of a public housing building along the FDR Drive.

Harlem »

Man Up in Harlem takes a walk around the Polo Grounds each week, trying to improve the area with prayer.

Upper West Side & Morningside Heights »

Two men were shot on West 94th Street late Sunday night, police said. 

Murray Hill, Gramercy & Midtown East »

A group of tenants from 344 E. 28th Street, near First Avenue, is asking police and elected officials for help fighting an abundance of crime in and around the building.

East Village & Lower East Side »

Family and friends of Makever "Keba" Brown are angry at the circumstances regarding his death on the FDR Drive Sept. 13. 

East Village & Lower East Side »

Thousands of residents in the public housing complexes on Avenue D were told to leave Saturday in advance of the storm. Others in the East Village were enjoying brunch and drinks.

Upper West Side & Morningside Heights »

Victor Gonzalez, a longtime resident of the Wise Towers public housing complex, is the first current resident to be appointed to the NYC Housing Authority Board.

Harlem »

Some St. Nicholas Houses residents filed a lawsuit to block the Harlem Children's Zone charter school project from moving into their parkland.