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Michael Bloomberg, Ray Kelly (credit: Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

Bloomberg On Crime: ‘Every Borough Has Gotten Safer’

Crime is at a historic low in New York City, according to Mayor Mike Bloomberg.

07/21/2013

Rabbi Alfredo Borodowski

Alleged Police Impersonator Rabbi Fired From Jewish Learning Center Post

A Westchester County rabbi has been fired from his post at the helm of an adult Jewish learning center on the Upper East Side, after being accused of pretending to be a police officer and harassing motorists on at least three occasions.

07/03/2013

A blind New York City man who relied on his wife to drive him around on this tandem bike is upset because the bike was recently stolen. (Photo: CBS 2)

Heartless Thieves Make Off With Blind Man’s Tandem Bike

It wasn’t the two seater’s charm or it’s green color that made the bike so important, instead it was the experience of riding the bike with her blind husband that Catherine loved so much.

06/27/2013

Man answers call at call center. (file/credit: Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

Emergency Dispatcher Praised For Spending Hours Trying To Track Down Stroke Victim

Dispatcher Joann Hilman-Payne took the call around 1 p.m. Monday and kept the line open until medics found the woman around 8:30 p.m.

06/16/2013

NYPD Cruiser (file / credit: D Dipasupil/Getty Images)

Motorcycle Officer Struck By Car On Upper East Side

A New York City police officer on a motorcycle was injured when he was struck by a car on the Upper East Side.

06/09/2013

New York City Mayoral Candidate Anthony Weiner campaigns in Harlem - May 23, 2013 (credit: TIMOTHY CLARY/AFP/Getty Images)

Eye On Politics: A Wide-Ranging Interview With Anthony Weiner

Two years after a sexting scandal drove him from the U.S. House two years ago, Anthony Weiner is now trying to revive his political career with a run for New York City mayor.

06/07/2013

Bob Schwartz, owner of Eneslow Shoes, at the announcement about 2nd Avenue Restaurant & Retail Week - May 31, 2013 (credit: Monica Miller / WCBS 880)

2nd Avenue Restaurant And Retail Week Kicks Off Saturday

Discounts and specials will be offered by 27 restaurants and 30 retailers of businesses and will run through June 8. They run from 66th Street to 97th Street.

05/31/2013

Inside the 41st annual Kips Bay Decorator Show House. (credit: CBS 2)

Upper East Side Town House Gets Makeover For Annual Boys & Girls Club Fundraiser

If you’re looking for a little home design inspiration, the 41st annual Kips Bay Decorator Show House is now open to the public.

05/14/2013

Tanisha Roman (R) and her 6-month-old daughter Matalie Mora. (credit: NYPD)

Police Looking For Missing UES Teen, Infant Daughter

Tanisha Roman and her baby Matalie Mora were last seen leaving their home on East 82nd Street around 5:15 p.m. Saturday, police said.

05/13/2013

91st Street waste transfer station

Upper East Side Residents Continue Fight Against Proposed Garbage Transfer Station

The city has long maintained that marine transfer stations are the best solution.

05/02/2013

David Tarloff (credit: CBS 2)

Meat Cleaver Killing Jury Trying For Verdict Again As Vigil Continues In Courtroom

The jury claimed on Thursday that it had been deadlocked since deliberations began eight days ago, but the judge ordered them to keep working.

04/12/2013

Teens volunteering in Yonkers join hands at Holocaust Remembrance Day event, April 7, 2013 (credit: Monica Miller/WCBS 880)

Holocaust Survivors, Families Take Part In Holocaust Remembrance Day Events

New York’s largest commemoration is held at Temple Emanu-El on Manhattan’s Upper East Side. The Annual Gathering of Remembrance was started more than 40 years ago by Holocaust survivors.

04/07/2013

Jail cells (file/credit: clipart.com)

Man Who Ran Sex Trafficking Ring Sentenced To Over 60 Years In Prison

A man was sentenced to 62 1/2 years in prison Monday for operating a violent sex trafficking ring out of his Upper East Side apartment.

04/01/2013

Manhattan Robber

Police Search For Man Who Robbed Small Stores Across Manhattan

Police Saturday were asking for the public’s help in finding a robber who held up multiple two convenience stores, a deli and a Dunkin’ Donuts around Manhattan in recent weeks.

03/16/2013

The Brooklyn, Manhattan, and Williamsburg (bottom-top) Bridges are seen in New York City - Jul 1, 2007 (credit: STAN HONDA/AFP/Getty Images)

Man’s Body Found Along East River

A man’s body was found Wednesday afternoon along the East River on the Upper East Side.

03/13/2013

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