Queens Residents Celebrate As Brinckerhoff Cemetery Achieves Landmark StatusPeople in Queens said that allowing a developer to build on the Brinckerhoff Cemetery would have been a grave injustice, but on Tuesday night they're celebrating a landmark victory.
S.I. Woman Rescued After Falling Into Cistern In New BrightonOfficials say the woman and her husband had recently purchased the home and were doing a survey in the back of the house when the woman fell 12 feet down into a cistern after some floorboards gave way.
Empire State Building To Get Modernized ElevatorsThe office and retail tower and Otis Elevator Co., the nation's best-known elevator manufacturer, were set to announce Thursday a partnership to replace and modernize the building's elevators to bring them into the computer age and reduce passenger wait time.
Resident Fighting To Save Yonkers Bath HouseCity officials said public bath house No. 4 in Yonkers is structurally unsound and needs to be demolished, but one resident is fighting to save it from the wrecking ball.
Historic Hotel Chelsea Up For SaleThe 1883 building has offered short and long-term shelter for some of the world's most celebrated artists including Bob Dylan, Andy Warhol, Arthur Miller and Eugene O'Neil.
NY Aims At Preventing Suicidal JumpsTyler Clementi's intentions were clear: He was going to jump off the George Washington Bridge.
Sides Dig In Over Empire State Building Rival ProposalA skyscraper-sized battle is shaping up between owners of the Empire State Building and developers of a proposed tower that may be built a few blocks away.
Empire State Building Getting A Skyscraping Neighbor?The Empire State Building is a New York City icon, but it could soon be getting a very large neighbor -- a huge new skyscraper.