New Vote Totals Show De Blasio Topping 40 Percent In PrimaryThe New York City Board of Elections has released new numbers in the Democratic mayoral primary, giving Bill de Blasio 40.88 percent of the vote.
James, Squadron To Face Each Other In Runoff For Public AdvocateThe race for New York City public advocate has headed to a runoff, with no candidate winning 40 percent of the vote.
Fear Of Frogs Leads To $1.6 Million Jury Verdict For Upstate ManAn upstate New York man won a $1.6 million jury verdict, after suing over a development near his home that left his property full of frogs – which he is afraid of.
Rockland Town Residents: Construction Site Is Ruining Our WaterResidents of a Rockland County town say the water now flowing into a nearby reservoir is a muddy mess, and runoff from a construction project is being blamed.
Homeowners On Long Island Start Recycling RainThe Town of North Hempstead started selling discounted barrels for homeowners to collect rain water.
Christie Unveils Barnegat Bay Protection ProgramThe centerpiece of the plan is the early closure of the Oyster Creek nuclear power plant. The plant sucks 1.4 billions of gallons of water each day from the bay and then discharges warmer water back.