Councilman Eric Ulrich
A crime spree has left residents of Howard Beach, Queens worried – and homeowners and police have been taking extra precautions.
It’s the latest effort by Mayor Michael Bloomberg to target the cigarette industry. New York would become the first major city to raise the age for buying cigarettes.
There was a contentious hearing Tuesday on NYC’s controversial pedestrian plaza program. One city councilman demanded that the Department of Transportation get back to basics and fix roads.