Spotted Lanternflies Invading NYCThey are not harmful to humans, but can wreck plant life, destroying agricultural crops including walnut, grapes, hops, apples and blueberries. 
Black Business Month: Brooklyn Pop-Up Brings Small Business Owners Together For Exposure, NetworkingFor Black Business Month, the city of New York released statistics that, while the Black community here makes up 22% of the overall population, Black-owned businesses in New York City stand at just 3.5%.
Puppets Of New York: Gallery Showcases History And Lasting Power Of Art FormSome of New York City's first known puppets came packed in the luggage of European immigrants, like Punch and Judy. 
Poll: Should The Gov. Mario M. Cuomo Bridge Be Renamed Tappan Zee, Or Something Else?In the wake of the sexual harassment scandal that pushed Gov. Andrew Cuomo to announce his resignation on Tuesday, a bill is being introduced in the state Senate to restore the original name.
New Jersey Congressman Says New York Is Trying To 'Mooch Off' Of Jersey With Congestion Pricing PlanThey say Garden State commuters are already paying enough in tolls before they get to the city.
Shocking Video: Woman Gunned Down In Cold Blood On Brooklyn StreetFamily members said the victim was lured to the spot where she died on Franklin Avenue and Prospect Place at around 9:45 p.m. on Wednesday.
March In New York City Brings Out Many To Honor Loved Ones Lost To COVID-19 And Those Who SurvivedParticipants also expressed support for New Yorkers who battled the coronavirus and survived.
Police: Charles Zolot, 65, Found Dead In Queens Law OfficePolice said the victim's body was found with injuries to the torso and face. 
New York Auto Show Cancelled Due To COVID-19 Delta Variant ConcernsOrganizers cited "growing incidences of the COVID-19 Delta variant and the increased measures announced recently by state and local officials to stop its spread."
8 Alleged Gang Members Charged In Sophisticated Financial Crime Spree Targeting, Among Others, Uber And Lyft DriversAaron Heredia, 21, was escorted into a Manhattan courtroom Tuesday to answer multiple charges in what prosecutors say was a wave of gang-related financial and violent crimes.
2 Teenagers Injured In Shooting At Staten Island Sweet 16 PartyPolice told CBS2 an argument led to at least one gun being drawn, bullets flying and a pair of 16-year-old boys struck.
Harlem Woman's Mobile Fashion Business Thriving Thanks To Local Small Business GrantThe pandemic has hurt so many small businesses, forcing some to shut down. But a Harlem woman with strong passion and a dream was able to thrive with her mobile fashion business.
Pandemic-Delayed Public Art Display Finally Blooms Along BroadwayThe exhibit by sculptor Jon Isherwood is called Broadway Blooms.
Full Lineup Revealed For 'We Love New York City: The Homecoming Concert' In Central ParkAmong the artists who will be appearing: Jean Baptiste, Andrea Bocelli, LL Cool J, Elvis Costello, Earth, Wind & Fire with Babyface, Cynthia Erivo, Jennifer Hudson, Wyclef Jean, The Killers, Gayle King, Barry Manilow, Paul Simon, Patti Smyth with Bruce Springsteen, and Rob Thomas with Santana - and more.
Push For COVID Vaccinations Grows As Cases Climb AgainSome Biden administration health officials increasingly think vulnerable populations may need booster shots.