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The Washington Post
New York court sets aside a oegravity knifea prosecution
Defendant, Anthony Trowells, is charged, inter alia, with Criminal Possession of a Weapon in the Third Degree [elevated to a felony because of a prior conviction for Possession of a Forged Instrument in the Second Degree -EV] a .
Best Places for You to Barbecue and Picnic in The Bronx
From St. Mary's Park in Mott Haven to Orchard Beach in Pelham Bay, the Bronx offers no shortage of options for residents looking to find a good summer picnic or barbecue spot.
The Riverdale Press
Jobs program aims to link businesses and Bronxites
With development booming throughout the borough, state Sen. Co-Majority Leader Jeff Klein says Bronxites will get 1,000 new jobs over the next six months.
New York Magazine
Corrupt Politicians Sent Each Other Sexy Valentinea s Day Texts (About ...
We already knew former Queens city councilman Dan Halloran had a lot of love to spread around - he had sexual relationships with at least two young staffers - but testimony in White Plains federal court yesterday revealed he didn't reserve his romance for the young women working beneath him.
Crain's New York Business
Morning 10: Corruption charges | Insider-trading acquittal | NYCHA safety
Queens Councilman Ruben Wills, who is facing fraud and larceny charges in connection with a nonprofit he founded, wants New York state Attorney General Eric Schneiderman removed from the case in favor of a special prosecutor.
The Evening Sun
Chenango ranks poorly in income and crime rating
According to a recent interactive map produced by Safer America, Chenango County's combined income and crime rate scores rank it among the bottom-third counties in New York State.
Bronx Museum Seeks to Add Rooftop Garden
Executive Director Holly Block outlined goals for renovations to the establishment at Tuesday's Bronx Community Board 4 meeting, which include roof gardens, garden spaces behind the museum on Carroll Place and office refurbishments.