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While the end of summer is nearing in the Northern Hemisphere, there's still time to squeeze in a few more beach weekends.
Police say they found a 50-year-old man lying in the lobby of his apartment building at Broadway and St. James Avenue in Elmhurst.
Heavy trucks began demolition of the building at 45-46 Davis St. in Queens Friday.
A former New York businessman whose arson-murder conviction was overturned in the death of his daughter was freed from prison Friday after 24 years behind bars, following a judge's ruling that the case against him had been based on now-debunked arson science.
A woman and her 5-month-old Pomeranian were hospitalized Thursday after they were struck by a Parks Department sanitation truck in Corona, officials said.
Beauty and toxins, industry and wildlife mix in Newtown Creek, along the Gowanus Canal and near to old Wolff-Alport Chemical Company on the Brooklyn-Queens border.
The city's green taxi fleet is set to double in size. The Taxi and Limousine Commission is selling up to 6,000 licenses for the so-called Boro Taxis, serving Brooklyn, Queens, the Bronx and Manhattan above 96th street.
Wartburg, an award-winning senior service provider in Westchester and the Bronx recently has opened a Wartburg Care at Home center in Queens.
The city will announce new safety measures at its boat launches on Friday, Aug. 22 in the wake of the deaths of two 13-year-old cousins who drowned in the Bronx River by Starlight Park in June.
CBS New York Traffic reported the car was on fire on the upper level of the bridge on the Queens-bound side.
Almost every precinct in the city is writing more tickets for the most dangerous moving violations, according to a WNYC analysis of data from the New York Police Department.
Manhattan isn't just a city of skyscrapers, brownstones and industrial complexes.
On Tuesday morning, the Brooklyn Chamber of Commerce announced its first round of "Brooklyn Made," products - a range of items awarded varying degrees of certification - Gold, Silver, and Bronze - based on the percentage of production, the amount of product development, and the amount of product assembly that took place in the borough, as ... (more)
Reps from the new Howard Johnson hotel in Long Island City claim that Bishop Taylor threatened them and tried to shake them down for money.
Advocacy group Transportation Alternatives is dubbing the neighborhood its newest "Bike Friendly Business District," the first in Queens to get the designation, which recognizes areas with a proliferation of business owners who encourage cycling as a way to get around, and especially to shop.
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