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Southern Brooklyn Elected Officials Blast Mayor For Failing Calvert Vaux

In time for summer, elected officials from southern Brooklyn are once again calling on Mayor Bill de Blasio's administration to make good on the...

Bye, Bye Bloomberg — Bumps Aside, It’s Been A Triumphant Trip

BETWEEN THE LINES: For more than a decade, Michael R. Bloomberg governed the Big Apple. Entering politics after years as a business entrepreneur, he...

How Does This Morning's Stop & Frisk Ruling Affect Our Community?

As you've probably already heard, federal Judge Shira A. Scheindlin ruled the NYPD's implementation of stop and frisk tactics in minority communities unconstitutional this...

Mayor Bloomberg & Police Commissioner Kelly To Attend 70th Precinct Night...

According to the Yeshiva World News, Mayor Michael Bloomberg and Police Commissioner Ray Kelly are expected to attend the 70th Precinct's National Night Out...

A Hodgepodge Of Transit Events

THE COMMUTE: This past week, transit news focused on what seemed like a series of unrelated events — most notably the resumption of Rockaway...

Bloomberg Wants To Buy Sandy Damaged Homes

Mayor Michael Bloomberg wants to buy up your Sandy damaged home and sell them over to land developers, according to a report by WNYC. Following...

Gentile Expects To Overturn Bloomberg’s Veto Of Jobless Discrimination Bill

Last month we reported on the City Council's passage of a bill aimed to end hiring discrimination of the unemployed. The bill, sponsored by...

NY Aquarium To Reopen First Exhibits Sooner Than Expected

Good news for aquatic-life lovers, as the New York Aquarium on Coney Island will reopen sooner than expected, according to a report by the...

NY Aquarium To Reopen First Exhibits Sooner Than Expected

Good news for aquatic-life lovers, as the New York Aquarium on Coney Island will reopen sooner than expected, according to a report by the...

Bloomberg Wants To Expand Large Sugary Drink Ban To Entire State

Mayor Bloomberg's controversial initiative to ban large sugary drinks sold at fast food joints, movie theaters and sporting events goes into effect March 12....

Bloomberg Wants To Expand Large Sugary Drink Ban To Entire State

Mayor Bloomberg's controversial initiative to ban large sugary drinks sold at fast food joints, movie theaters and sporting events goes into effect March 12. Bloomberg is so...

Midwood Man Responds To Bloomberg’s State Of The City With Grimmer...

Recently, Mayor Bloomberg delivered his final "State of the City" address, which ended up serving as a cheery look back on all the accomplishments of the...

Displaced Sandy Victims May Have A Home In New Coney Commons...

New Yorkers displaced from their homes because of Superstorm Sandy have a chance to gain some affordable housing via the Department of Housing Preservation...

With Strike Over, School Buses Return On Wednesday

Schools Chancellor Dennis Walcott announced that the citywide school bus driver strike is set to end this week. The strike lasted just over a month and...

With Strike Over, School Buses Return On Wednesday

Schools Chancellor Dennis Walcott announced that the citywide school bus driver strike is set to end this week. The strike lasted just over a month and...