Election Day is a true test, in a highly-anticipated midterm election, of how efficiently voters are actually able to use a pencil on paper ballots in combination with new electronic scanners. The results were mixed.
New York City’s Board of Elections said it fixed the many problems that plagued the primaries back in September. J.C. Polanco, one of the Board’s 10 commissioners, is here to explain how.
If you’re visiting New York City, the hustle, bustle and noise are part of what makes your stay here exciting. If you live here, those are some of the things you just get used to. But new research strongly suggests that constant noise is damaging your ears.
Some travelers who had arranged trips to New York said they were creeped out about staying in hotels and visiting attractions as new reports of bedbugs seem to pop up every few days.
The Mayor’s Office said the ideas will be reviewed and shared with appropriate agencies.
The cyclists pedaled for 30 miles on closed roads to raise money to fight multiple sclerosis, and in support of hundreds of programs and services organized by the Southern NY Chapter of the National Multiple Sclerosis Society.
Around 5,000 cyclists circled Manhattan on 30 miles of closed roadways during the Bike MS NYC event.
It’s part of a contract that City Hall has negotiated with Time Warner Cable and Cablevision.
Budget cuts forced the Department of Education to eliminate bus service this year for about 5,000 public school students.
Students have the rest of the week off for Rosh Hashana, a calendar clash that parents have mixed feelings about.
Nearly three million people lined up along the Eastern Parkway in Brooklyn Monday for the West Indian Day Parade.
New York City’s middle schools aren’t making the grade, at least according to a new Columbia University study.
The Big Apple has a new dubious distinction: the worst airports in the nation.
New York City is no stranger to being #1, but residents might not be too proud of the latest list which the Big Apple finds itself at the top of.
The Big Apple is on track to host a record number of visitors in 2010.