New Tappan Zee Bridge To Open To Traffic In AugustConstruction started about four years ago, but talk of a replacement started about 20 years ago. 
Tourist’s Death Raises Concerns Over Tainted Alcohol At Mexico ResortsThe State Department has issued a warning to all travelers headed to Mexico after an American woman died from tainted alcohol at an all inclusive resort.
'I Think It's Insane,' City Mulls Charging New Yorkers For Garbage Pick UpThe city sanitation department thinks some neighborhoods could do better, and it's considering many ideas including charging New Yorkers for regular garbage pick up to encourage them to recycle.
Brookhaven Officials Cite Student’s Death In Request For Sidewalk ExtensionThere are concerns over a sidewalk that comes to an abrupt end.
West Orange Families Come Together Painting, Hiding Inspirational Rocks
Healthy Brain Initiative Seeks Early Markers For Childhood Mental DisordersThe largest comprehensive study of children’s brains was under way this week right in New York.
Truck Crashes Into 99-Cent Store In Brooklyn; 2 InjuredTwo people suffered serious injuries and were rushed to Kings County Hospital. 
Mahwah Police Investigating Vandalism Against 'Eruv' Pipes Amid Local Debate About Their PresenceTiny plastic pipes appearing on power poles could be signaling a change in one New Jersey community, and some residents believe it's cause for concern.
Mayor’s Office Denies Report That De Blasio Stopped Train For Photo OpThe last one featured drama centering on who was or wasn't paying for subway repairs, now it's about who stopped a train.
Man Rescued After Falling Down Muddy Marsh In Rockland CountyFor the second time in a week, rescuers were sent Thursday to pull people out of a muddy marsh – right near Bill Murray’s Rockland County home.
Non-Profit Posts Bail For Honor Student Who Spent A Year On RikersA Bronx teenager who has spent the past year on Rikers Island after being accused of a crime he claims he didn't commit has been released on bail.
Too Cute! Mom Takes Adorable Maternity Photos While Shopping at TargetPage loves shopping at Target so much that she decided to have a maternity photo shoot at the retail store.

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