Far Rockaway: 3 Months After Sandy, Victims Waiting For Relief

Devon Lawrence neatly stacked bricks on the gas burner of his kitchen stove and turned up the blue flame, creating a sort of radiator...

9/11 Fund Makes 1st Payments to Sick Responders

A special fund set up by Congress is making its first payments to people who got sick after being exposed to toxic dust at...

Dolphin That Died In NYC Canal Was Old And Sick, Exam Shows

A dolphin that died in a polluted New York canal last week was old and sick, and the toxic waters where it spent its...

Red Cross Issues Sandy Progress Report

The American Red Cross issued a progress report Tuesday on its response to Hurricane Sandy and the recovery. The report focused both on the immediate...

NYC Mayor Bloomberg Proposes $70.1 Billion Budget For 2014

New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg on Tuesday proposed a $70.1 billion budget for fiscal 2014, his last as mayor, that closes a $1.1...

NYC: Heavy Rain & Strong Winds Expected Wednesday Evening and Overnight

A cold front moving into the New York City metropolitan area will bring heavy rain and strong winds on Wednesday with a chance of...

Bloomberg Presents 2014 Preliminary Budget

Mayor Michael R. Bloomberg today presented the Fiscal Year (FY) 2014 Preliminary Budget and an updated four-year financial plan. The plan outlined today reflects...

NYS Investigation: More Than $665 Million In Unclaimed Life Insurance Benefits Paid To Date

Governor Andrew M. Cuomo today announced that an investigation started by the Department of Financial Services in July 2011 has resulted in more than...

OU-Teach NYS Partnership Testifies in Albany on Nonpublic School Funding

Today, Jeff Leb, political director for the Orthodox Union’s Teach NYS Partnership, testified in Albany before a joint legislative committee on key issues related...

NYC: Sever Weather Forecast Prompts Warning From Buildings Dept

The National Weather Service forecasts possible severe thunderstorms with high winds up to 65 mph for the New York City area on Wednesday, January...

Staten Island: U.S. Soldier Who Lost Four Limbs Leaves Hospital With Transplant Arms

A retired U.S. Army sergeant who underwent a double arm transplant after losing both arms and both legs in Iraq was discharged from The...

Manhattan: MTA Driver Faints Right Before He Crashes Bus On Upper East Side

Fire officials say an MTA bus driver and four other people were hospitalized with serious or minor injuries after the driver blacked out and...

JFK Airport: Delta To Open Outdoor Airport Decks

Delta Air Lines is planning to open outdoor terraces with sweeping runway views for its Delta Sky Clubs members at New York’s John F....

NYC School Bus Drivers, Matrons Cross Picket Lines

Replacement bus drivers and matrons are running some public school bus routes in NYC as a strike enters its ninth day. A heavy police presence...

NYC: ‘Dont Honk’ Signs Being Taken Down

New York City's "Don't Honk" signs are coming down, but it's still against the law to blow a car horn unnecessarily. The city Department of...

VIDEO: Ezra Friedlander Hosts Boro Park Tu B’Shvat Seuda in Honor of Speaker Christine...

Yesterday Ezra Friedlander, the eldest son of the Lisker Rebbe, hosted a "TuB'Shvat Seuda" in his Boro Park home in honor of NYC Council...

After Sandy, NYC Council Plan Disaster-Crime Bill

New York City lawmakers are looking to crack down on criminals who exploit disasters to enrich themselves through frauds, burglary or other schemes. City Council...

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