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1 hr ago | New York Daily News
Mayor-elect Bill de Blasio is throwing his support behind City Council member Melissa Mark-Viverito in the race for City Council speaker - but some say he should stay out of the Council's business.
What's the youngest age at which the death penalty should be applied?
Should vaccinations for children be legally required?
5 hrs ago | The Journal News
Josh Lockwood figured that since the Red Cross works around the clock, he should, too.
10 hrs ago | GPB.org
Some Steinway company representatives and employees like Wally Boot, pictured here have been working for the company for decades.
13 hrs ago | Patch.com
A pharmacy owner from Port Washington is accused of engaging in a plan to defraud Medicaid and Medicare through the sale of large amounts of illegaly diverted prescription drugs, officials announced last week.
17 hrs ago | NYCReligion.info
On October 6th Tammy Wang attended an evangelical church, New Life Fellowship of Elmhurst Queens, that didn't exist when she arrived in the city in the Fall of 1975.
Before Jimmy Darmody was killed off in season two of "Boardwalk Empire," he turned his back against his friend, Nucky Thompson , who was half politician and half gangster.
A mom was left in tears after she discovered that her son, who she gave up for adoption 50 years ago, died in the Lockerbie bombing incident back in 1998.
Queens Blvd. near Roosevelt Ave. is another hot spot where pedestrians are often struck by vehicles.
The 107th Precinct held its annual children's holiday party on Dec. 8 and state Assemblyman David Weprin, D-Fresh Meadows, has shared some photos from the event with Patch.
That big tree in Midtown may draw major crowds, and the light display in Dyker Heights always draws attention, but the decorations in Queens are too spectacular to ignore.
Queens, NY December 16, 2013 For many people who go through a bankruptcy proceeding, the future is a place of possibility, and an opportunity to create a new chapter in their lives.
A livery cab driver in Queens lost his legs after he was struck by an out-of-control SUV while changing a flat tire.
The Upper West Side is facing a new scourge: trailers . Recently a few trailers have been spotted parked around the neighborhood casting fear into the hearts of well-heeled residents and local activists.
Plenty of people brave Rockefeller Center's holiday crowds to see the famous Christmas tree and take a spin on the ice.
They say the man depicted in the sketch broke into a woman's apartment in Ozone Park Friday morning and demanded that she take her clothes off at knifepoint.
Police in Queens are searching for a man accused of breaking into a woman's home and trying to rape her.
The Central Queens Y will hold a mini-camp for local youngsters during the week between Christmas and New Year's Eve.