Resorts World Casino Breaks Ground On $400-Million ExpansionFirst opened in 2011 in the retrofitted grandstand of Aqueduct Race Track the all-electronic casino already attracts more than 10-million visitors a year.
Local Leaders: Mayor De Blasio Should Have Delayed Or Canceled School On MondayNew York City schools will be open for classes as usual Monday, but some lawmakers and other officials called said schools should be closed or delayed given the conditions after the weekend blizzard.
Job Fair For Veterans Held In Howard BeachThe job fair, which began at 9 a.m., was held at Russo's on the Bay in Howard Beach, Queens.
String Of Brazen Burglaries Leaves Howard Beach, Queens On EdgeA crime spree has left residents of Howard Beach, Queens worried – and homeowners and police have been taking extra precautions.
City Council Votes To Raise Cigarette-Buying Age To 21It's the latest effort by Mayor Michael Bloomberg to target the cigarette industry. New York would become the first major city to raise the age for buying cigarettes.
City Councilman: Baghdad's Roads Better Than Many In NYCThere was a contentious hearing Tuesday on NYC's controversial pedestrian plaza program. One city councilman demanded that the Department of Transportation get back to basics and fix roads.