51st Street

FILE - A police car patrols in Brooklyn. (Photo by Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

Police: Man Died After Being Restrained By Police While On PCP

An investigation was under way Friday into the case of a man who died in police custody last month, after being restrained by officers as he allegedly tried to fight them.

08/29/2014

Surveillance images of a suspect who allegedly pulled a gun on a man in the 51st Street No. 4 train station. (Credit: NYPD)

Search On For Suspect Who Allegedly Pulled Gun On Man In Midtown Subway Station

Police on Wednesday were asking the public for help in finding a suspect who allegedly pulled a gun and tried to fire at a man in a Midtown East subway station, but ran off when the gun did not discharge.

07/30/2014

The Hustler Club on West 51st Street.  (Photo by John Moore/Getty Images)

Judge: Hustler Club Must Pay Back Taxes For Lap Dances

An administrative law judge has ruled that the owners of the Hustler Club along the Westside Highway owe $2. 1million for failing to collect sales taxes on lap dances.

02/11/2014

Firefighters at the scene of a transformer fire on 51st & 6th Avenue on Jan. 6, 2014. (credit: CBS 2)

Midtown Building Partially Evacuated Due To Transformer Fire

Officials are evacuating some floors of 140 West 51st Street due to concerned over high levels of carbon monoxide in the smoke.

01/06/2014

A pigeon takes flight (file/credit: TIMOTHY A. CLARY/AFP/Getty Images)

Neighbors Say Woodside Hawk Recordings Are For The Birds

Spikes and ‘Do Not Feed’ signs only had mixed results so the councilman found $250,000 in his discretionary budget and worked with the MTA to give the urban jungle a new soundtrack.

11/28/2013

The Park Slope street where a couple was found with stab wounds to the neck. (Credit Google Maps)

Man Charged With Stabbing Woman To Death In Brooklyn

A 44-year-old Brooklyn man has been charged with murder, after a woman reported to be his girlfriend was found stabbed to death.

04/08/2013

Credit 1010 WINS Reporter Gary Baumgarten

Report: One Person Seriously Injured By Car That Slammed Into Midtown Building

A deli worker was taken to New York Presbyterian Hospital with serious injuries, shortly after 6 p.m., the driver of the vehicle was taken to Roosevelt Hospital with minor injuries.

03/02/2013

Prime Burger is closing on Saturday, May 26, 2012 after 74 years at 5 East 51st Street. (credit: Google Maps)

After 74 Years Of Business, Famed Prime Burger Set To Close Its Doors For Good

A piece of classic New York will close on Saturday night at 7 p.m. The Prime Burger restaurant — across from St. Patrick’s Cathedral on E. 51st Street — has been around since 1964.

05/26/2012

MyBlockNYC

New Website Is Interactive Video Map Of New York City

What if you could see what’s happening and what’s happened, on any block in the city? That’s what MyBlockNYC.com is trying to make that happen.

07/29/2011

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Park Avenue Reopened After Suspicious Car Scare

Officials said a Mercedes left parked along Park Avenue all day in Midtown had nothing suspicious inside it after the bomb squad was brought in to investigate.

09/02/2010