Mayor Michael Bloomberg
Performers like Matthew Broderick, Harvey Fierstein, Kristen Chenoweth, Nathan Lane and Glenn Close are featured in the multimedia project.
The president said his administration was doing “everything we can possibly do” to get the federally run websites up and running.
With both mayoral candidates supporting the addition of two Muslim holidays to the New York City public school calendar, one city councilman may finally get his wish.
Some New Yorkers on Saturday were questioning the idea of adding days off from school for holidays representing multiple religious faiths.
A holy war is brewing over school holidays. Proposals were revealed Thursday to add three new “school is closed” days for all New York City students in honor of Muslim and Hindu observances.
The Court of Appeals granted a request by city officials to challenge a mid-level court decision that struck down the measure in July.
Developers said the new Seaport, slated to open in 2016, will drive the neighborhood’s post-Sandy recovery.
Speaking from inside the valve room of the water tunnel 20 stories beneath Central Park, Mayor Michael Bloomberg announced the completion of the 8.5-mile Manhattan section of Water Tunnel No. 3.
The deal would reopen the government through Jan. 15 and increase the nation’s borrowing authority through Feb. 7.
Under the proposal, the health department would assume oversight of tanning salons from the state, which issues their permit.
In what may be his last major initiative before leaving office, Mayor Michael Bloomberg plans to clamp down on tanning salons.
Mayor Michael Bloomberg has previously said the mayor should not live in Gracie Mansion, but candidates Bill de Blasio and Joe Lhota have every intention of doing so.
The city honored its fallen heroes this week in a moment of solemn remembrance in Battery Park.
The walls of their home gave way when the storm hit, and George and Amanda were pulled under the surging tide.
The City Council on Wednesday approved a redevelopment plan that will bring create a brand new neighborhood in Willets Point, Queens, anchored by a massive retail and entertainment complex.