The 10-cent carry out bag fee would apply to markets and bodegas, street vendors selling fruit, vegetables and general merchandise and retail stores including clothing, drug and department stores.
Family members burst into cheers when the buses arrived at Fort Hamilton High School Tuesday morning.
Timothy Puskas, 38, is being held on $5 million bail. Puskas was already being held by authorities for an unrelated incident.
The winter weather that has gone on relentlessly for months has made people think about the simplicities of spring and summer.
The teen — Kathon Anderson — is also charged with criminal possession of a weapon and criminal use of a firearm, police said. He was marched out of the 79th Precinct in Brooklyn early Friday evening.
A freighter used searchlights early Friday to scan rough seas in one of the remotest places on Earth after satellite images detected possible pieces from the missing Malaysia Airlines plane in the southern Indian Ocean.
Crews were still putting out hot spots Wednesday morning at a 2-story recycling plant on Humboldt Street in Greenpoint.
Police on Tuesday were asking the public to help them find a suspect who allegedly exposed himself to three girls – all under the age of 15 – in southern Brooklyn this week.
The latest incident happened around 7:30 a.m. Monday in Hackensack.
Police in New Jersey are looking for a man who attempted to lure a child into his car on Monday.
The MTA provided buses throughout the night to take people from a Red Cross center to a shelter at the Salvation Army.
After the fire was extinguished, responding officers found 82-year-old Gloria Hillman unconscious and unresponsive in her third-floor apartment, police said.
It happened around 1:15 a.m. Saturday in a building near Monroe and 1st streets.
Kareem Granton was found Monday morning at the Union Square subway station after someone spotted him in the subway and notified police.
Elected officials and volunteers handed out fliers in Greenwich Village Friday showing a police sketch of a suspect wanted for the brutal attack of a gay couple at a subway stop.