NYC Council Passes Law Requiring Businesses To Accept CashCash is a universal currency and now New York City businesses will have to accept it.
Teacher To Be Honored By GRAMMYs For Work In Music EducationKokoe Tanaka-Suwan, better known as Ms. Kokoe, is up for a prestigious award for her work in music education at the Bronx Global Learning Institute for Girls.
Local Teenager Makes Stunning Discovery, A Planet 1,300 Light Years AwayAn out-of-this-world discovery was recently made by a Westchester County teen. It happened back in June, but remained under lock and key until this week.
'It's Just An Honor': 2 Long Island Teens Appear On Girl Scout Cookie BoxOlivia Philips and Ava Mahoney were all smiles checking out the new box of Do-Si-Dos, and it's not just because they're both huge peanut butter fans.
Expert Offers Advice On How To De-Clutter Your DevicesAn excess of emails, photos, files and more doesn't just take up storage space; it can also clog your thoughts and overwhelm.
Mother Punched In The Face Trying To Protect 8-Year-Old From Bronx Subway Attacker, NYPD Says"We got off and he got off right after us and spit on him… he was going to hit him for no reason because he didn't do anything," Irma Torres, the child’s mother said.
Bronx Man Goes From Homeless To CEO Of Social Services Group, Opens New Soup KitchenRivera is now the president and CEO of social services organization, the Bronx Parent Housing Network. Before that, he was homeless, incarcerated, and even illiterate.
With New Year's Comes Unique Traditions Of CelebrationCelebrating New Year's by watching the ball drop in Times Square is a tradition among millions, but not everyone welcomes the next year in the same way.
Long Island Residents Asked To Report Wild Turkey Sightings To Department Of Environmental ConservationThe Department of Environmental Conservation believes there could be upwards of 6,000 roaming the area.
Long Island Church Hoping For Donations To Help Keep Historic, 81-Year-Old Organ PlayingThe price tag for the project will run up to $300,000, but Roslack says it's well worth it.
Expert Offers Advice On How To Help Dementia Patients Cope With Holiday StressExperts say the sights and sounds of the holidays can be very disorienting and agitating for people living with the chronic condition.
Expert Offers Advice On Balancing Holiday Cheer With Work, ResponsibilitiesWhile the holidays are an exciting time, it can quickly become overwhelming.
Man's Desire To Donate Organ Winds Up Saving His Life; Organ Donor Still NeededDonating an organ takes lots of time and vigorous medical testing, but should you be a match, the end result is beautiful.
Bronx Woman Collecting Gifts For Families At Shelter That Helped Her Beat AddictionFor 22 years, one Bronx woman has been giving back to the shelter that helped get her back on her feet during some of the darkest times of her life.
Why New Yorkers Should Not Wait To Re-Winterize Cars, Homes, Clothes Ahead Of Oncoming SeasonWith a messy combination of snow, sleet and rain in our near future, now is the time to prepare before stores have a run on needed supplies.