Legal Sports Betting Is Likely Coming To New York, But Not To Residents' SmartphonesThe New York State Gaming Commission is expected to allow legal sports betting before the start of summer. But it won't be like New Jersey.
N.Y. Assembly Speaker: Sports Betting Unlikely To Pass This YearBronx Democrat Carl Heastie said Thursday that lawmakers in his chamber have raised "significant issues" about legislation that would allow bets at casinos and on mobile devices.
Activists Demand Action On Affordable Housing Settlement In WestchesterA settlement was reached in 2009 that requires the county to spend $51 million and build 750 units of fair and affordable housing in 31 mostly white communities by 2016.
Westchester County Assemblyman Jockeying To Keep Horse-Drawn Carriages In NYCMayor Bill de Blasio has promised to send the controversial horse carriages running for the hills, but an effort in Albany may stall that plan.