CityViews: The Fight To Keep Manhattan Affordable For Businesses, FamiliesCityViews is kicking off a new series that will take an in-depth look at each borough in New York City by hearing from the borough president and highlighting a local business that is thriving.
NYC Adds More Security To City Homeless Shelters In Wake Of Fatal Stabbing In East HarlemIn wake of the attack, the NYPD will also be conducting security reviews at all 27 mental health shelters over the next 10 days.
NYC Leaders Release Report With Suggestions To Improve Police-Community RelationsAdams said ultimately the report examines how to improve relationships between police and the community and reach common ground.
Report: Some City Curbs Miss The Cut For People With DisabilitiesA new report says parts of curbs in New York City aren't up to code for people with disabilities.
Manhattan Borough President's Report Finds Problems With Curb Cuts Designed To Help DisabledThey found that just 115, or 9.5 percent, were fully compliant with Americans with Disabilities Act standards.
Kids From Across Tri-State Area Bring Energy, Excitement To World Cup Championship ParadeUFT President Michael Mulgrew said he U.S. women's soccer team exhibits a great work ethic and competitive spirit that can inspire student athletes -- especially girls.
Moms March Against Domestic Violence On Mother's DayThe fourth-annual Brooklyn Bridge Mother's Day walk was founded by Dawn Diaz on behalf of her late mother and other victims of domestic violence.
Commissioner Bratton, Elected Officials Mark Denim Day With Rally Against Sexual ViolenceCommissioner Bratton said rape is too often not reported and urged victims to come forward.
Manhattan Borough President Seeks Rent Mediation For Mom-And-Pop BusinessesUnder Brewer's proposal, if a landlord seeks to jack up a store's rent, a mediator would try to work out a deal. If one cannot be reached, the business would receive a one-year extension so that it has time to find a new space.
Officials, Businesses Not Happy With Planned NBA All-Star Concert At Flatiron Public PlazaFears are being expressed that an NBA All-Star concert next week in one of the city's busiest neighborhoods could hurt local business and stop traffic.
Rep. Maloney Announces Social Media Campaign In Support Of Women's History MuseumU.S. Rep. Carolyn Maloney (D-N.Y.) on Saturday kicked off a campaign urging the creation of a National Women’s History Museum.
Group Launches Campaign Against Airbnb In NYCA group of New York elected officials, community activists and housing advocates gathered on the steps of City Hall Friday to launch a campaign against the home-sharing company Airbnb.
Activists, Officials Call For More Women To Register To VoteTuesday marked the 94th anniversary of the certification of the 19th Amendment, which gave women the right to vote.
Lawmakers To Look At Regulating Costumed Characters In Times Square The Times Square Alliance is meeting with elected officials Wednesday morning to talk about growing concerns and solutions, like requiring background checks on the so-called street performers.
De Blasio Signs Law Protecting Interns From Discrimination, Sexual Harassment The law, passed by the City Council late last month, clarifies that the protections of the city's Human Rights Law cover interns as well as employees.