Ousted Correction Commissioner Demands $25,000 For Unused Vacation DaysThe former city correction commissioner who lost his job for spending too much time out of town, now wants payment for unused vacation days.
NYCHA Chair Grilled Over Lapse In Lead Paint InspectionsShola Olatoye was on the hot seat Tuesday, facing questions from the City Council about the agency’s failure to properly inspect for lead paint in public housing.
Could Increase In Rape Reports In NYC Be Linked To Weinstein Effect?While the NYPD said Monday that the city’s overall crime numbers are nearing a record low, the department also reported a surge in rape complaints.
Manhattan Small Business Owners Say Commercial Real Estate Tax Cut Will Be LifelineA long battle to save local mom and pop shops has ended in victory.
Small Business Owners Beg De Blasio To Take A Bite Out Of TaxesMayor Bill de Blasio attended the grand opening of a pizzeria on the Bowery touching off a new debate about what the city should be doing to help small business.
Lhota, New NYCTA Boss Byford Talk About Big Plans For ImprovementsMetropolitan Transportation Authority Chairman Joe Lhota recently returned to the organization to deal with crowded cards, track fires, a failing signal system, and daily delays.
Weapons Seizures Way Up In NYC Schools; Councilman Says City Is Dropping BallThere has been a startling increase in the number of weapons that students are getting inside schools.
Demanding Answers: De Blasio Says Issue Of Substandard Education At Yeshivas 'Must Be Resolved'Mayor Bill de Blasio admitted Monday night that some yeshiva students are not being taught the basics.
Critics: Yeshivas Are Providing Substandard Education, City Is Taking No ActionAccusations are mounting that thousands of kids at New York City yeshivas are not learning the basics, and that Mayor Bill de Blasio is turning a blind eye to the problem.
Petition Calls For Gov. Mario M. Cuomo Bridge To Revert To Tappan Zee NameTens of thousands of people have signed a petition demanding the name of the Gov. Mario M. Cuomo Bridge be dropped from the new Hudson River bridge that used to be known as the Tappan Zee.
Source To CBS2: Probe Underway Into Travel By City Education OfficialsOn Thursday, sources told CBS2 that the city's Department of Investigation is investigating the Department of Education's policies when it comes to trips.
CBS2 Exclusive: Amid Contaminated School Food Complaints, Documents Show DOE Execs Took Trips Paid For By Food MakersMoldy pizza and metal bits baked into chicken – a CBS2 investigation into what your kids are being served at school could make you lose your lunch.