Brooklyn-Queens Streetcar, New Solar Panels Among De Blasio's Plans In State Of The City AddressMayor Bill de Blasio delivered his State of the City address Thursday evening in the Bronx.
Teamsters Pull Support For Horse Carriage Compromise, City Council Cancels VoteThe compromise plan was initially supported by the Teamsters and Mayor Bill de Blasio and City Council Speaker Melissa Mark-Viverito.
Mahwah Officers Praise 9-Year-Old Girl Who Jumped From Balcony To Escape FireHeavy smoke and flames forced the girl out of her apartment and onto the balcony at the Society Hill condo complex in Mahwah Tuesday afternoon.
NYC Launches New Program To Keep Streets CleanThe program will step up anti-graffiti efforts, increase power-washing of sidewalks in busy commercial areas and bolster anti-litter efforts along the city's highways and onramps.
Son Of Former Aide To NYC First Lady Pleads Not Guilty In Deadly Edgewater StabbingKhari Noerdlinger, 19, was arrested on aggravated manslaughter, possession of a weapon for an unlawful purpose and hindering apprehension in the juvenile’s death, Bergen County authorities said.
Elevator Repair Worker Dies In Fall Down Shaft At NJ BuildingOccupational Safety and Health Administration spokeswoman Leni Fortson said it happened Tuesday at the Galaxy Towers in Guttenberg.
NJ Boy Attacked By Raccoon Expected To Be Released From HospitalPolice said the animal took a hold of a 6-year-old boy just before 9 a.m. Wednesday as he and his mom were walking to school in Elmwood Park.
Queens Residents Still Frustrated As City Deploys Equipment To Clear Side StreetsCrews have been working steadily through the night in neighborhoods like Middle Village and Woodhaven.
Police: Knife-Wielding Man Shot By Officers On Lower East SidePolice said officers were called to 765 FDR Drive for a report of a violent and emotionally disturbed person armed with a knife.
Airlines Cancel Flights Ahead Of East Coast SnowstormAirlines are canceling thousands of flights as the East Coast braces for a major weekend snowstorm.
New Jersey Bracing For Heavy Snow, Coastal FloodingMuch of New Jersey is now under a blizzard watch as forecasters continue tracking a major snowstorm that could also bring flooding along the coast.
NYC Council To Introduce Bills To Change Low-Level OffensesCouncil officials said Wednesday that the package of bills is aimed at handing out fairer punishments while alleviating a glut of outstanding warrants and low-level offenders clogging in the courts.