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Buses drive into the Lincoln Tunnel from Port Authority November 2, 2012 in New York City. Limited public transit has returned to New York. With the death toll continuing to rise and millions of homes and businesses without power, the U.S. east coast is attempting to recover from the effects of floods, fires and power outages brought on by Superstorm Sandy. (Photo by Allison Joyce/Getty Images)

Affordable Housing Apartment Building Slated For Eleventh Avenue Site

An affordable housing apartment building is in the works for the West Side of Manhattan, near the entrance to the Lincoln Tunnel.

07/10/2015

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NYC Motorists Fill Up Ahead Of Potentially Historic Snowstorm

There were anxious faces at the Mobile gas station on Eleventh Avenue as people looked to fill up in case stations run out of fuel.

01/26/2015

The Zaghari family says Cooper the dog was given away by their father without their knowledge. (Credit: CBS 2)

Family Searches For Dog That Father Gave Away Without Telling Anyone

A family was in search of their beloved dog Wednesday night, but the dog did not run away or get stolen.

10/08/2014

Phase three of the High Line park opened to the public on Sept. 20, 2014 (Credit: Alex Silverman/WCBS 880)

Opening Ceremony Celebrates Completion Of High Line Park

The half-mile section completes one of the nation’s most distinctive urban transformations: an abandoned stretch of elevated rails that’s been turned into a linear oasis of flowers, grasses and trees.

09/20/2014

"Manhattan West" Construction just west of Ninth Avenue (Credit: CBS 2)

‘Manhattan West’ Development Project Taking Shape On West Side

The sky view on the West Side near Penn Station is slowly disappearing under a canopy of concrete as a mega platform meant to support a massive development called “Manhattan West” progresses.

07/22/2014

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Fleet Week In Full Swing This Memorial Day Weekend

Civilians and veterans headed to the West Side of Manhattan Saturday to take in the sights and sounds of Fleet Week New York.

05/24/2014

Chelsea Worker Fall

Worker Falls To His Death From Building On Manhattan’s West Side

A worker was killed Monday afternoon after failing from a building at the northern edge of Chelsea.

04/14/2014

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Husband Of Man Killed In High-Rise Fire Remains In Burn Unit

The husband of a man killed in a Hell’s Kitchen high-rise fire remained hospitalized Tuesday night, and his family said he was beginning “the long road to physical and emotional recovery.”

01/07/2014

An extra-alarm fire broke out in the high-rise at 500 W. 43rd St. Sunday. (Credit: Keith Lowry /NYCFireWire)

Man Dead, Husband Critically Injured In West Side High-Rise Fire

One man is dead, and another remained hospitalized Sunday night, after a three-alarm fire broke out in a high-rise fire in Midtown Manhattan.

01/05/2014

Crowds line up on the West Side for a chance to earn a spot on America's Got Talent. (Credit Gary Baumgarten 1010 WINS)

Performers Line Up For A Chance To Be Seen On ‘America’s Got Talent’

Crowds gathered on the West Side on Saturday, waiting for a chance to try out for the reality competition America’s Got Talent.

11/16/2013

Firefighters work to control a 4-alarm blaze in North Bergen. (Credit:Gary Baumgarten 1010 WINS)

Large Fire Breaks Out In Building On JFK Boulevard In North Bergen

The four alarm blaze broke out in a building on John F. Kennedy Boulevard and could be seen from as far away as the West Side of Manhattan.

09/28/2013

FDNY Fire Truck (file / credit: Getty Images)

New York’s Bravest Honored At Firefighter Appreciation Weekend Events

It was a spectacle on the Hudson on Saturday afternoon. The FDNY held the 12th annual blessing of its Marine Fleet at the Intrepid Sea, Air, And Space Museum.

07/20/2013

Space Shuttle Enterprise (credit: Lisa Tschernkowitsch/WCBS 880)

Space Shuttle Enterprise Exhibit Reopens To Visitors At Intrepid

The new pavilion for NASA’s retired shuttle was unveiled at a ribbon cutting ceremony Wednesday morning.

07/10/2013

Artist rendering of the Hudson Yards Development Project (credit: Flickr/ NYC Mayors Office)

Ground Broken On Project That Will Change NYC’s Skyline Forever

Ground was broken on a 26-acre site on the far West Side — the largest undeveloped site in New York — to create a new neighborhood from scratch, a city within a city.

12/04/2012

Construction worker Michael Simmermeyer was killed in a crane collapse between 33rd and 34th streets on the east side of 11th Avenue. (credit: Personal Photo | background: CBS 2)

Crane Involved In Deadly Manhattan Collapse Was Due To Be Inspected Thursday

The MTA said that all work on the site of the crane collapse has been suspended until further notice as officials from the Department of Buildings, OSHA, NYPD and the District Attorney’s office investigate.

04/04/2012

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