| Feb 9, 2010
| 5:54 AM
New York City Council Speaker Christine Quinn along with other council members stood at the entrance of the Kingsbridge Road subway station in the Fordham section of The Bronx handing out and collecting petitions protesting the MTA proposed service cuts....
| Nov 14, 2010
| 5:08 PM
New York Governor-Elect Andrew Cuomo savored victory on election night almost two weeks ago. Now he's getting ready to govern. Cuomo's transition teams are expected to begin meeting as early as next week. The transition teams are meant to help the...
| Apr 27, 2011
| 5:03 PM
According to shocking new statistics, one out of every four parking placards in New York City is bogus.
Transportation Alternatives released a report called, "Totally Bogus: a Study of Parking Abuse in New York City," which found that one in four permits...
| Apr 29, 2011
Annise Parker has made it big... again.
Not only is she the first openly-gay Mayor of a city with a population over 1 mil, she is now ranked in OUT Magazines Fifth Annual Power 50. Ranking the most influential people in the Lesbian/Gay community.
| Jan 6, 2011
| 2:14 AM
New York City Council will hold a hearing on Thursday, January 6 at 10 a.m. to discuss reports that workers faked subway signal inspections.
The MTA Inspector General began another inquiry into this issue this summer. Reports criticizing the MTA's signal...
| Feb 4, 2011
| 3:25 AM
Wal-Mart's lengthy struggle to open in New York City has hit fresh problems -- a controversial report that said America's biggest discounter does not just sell cheap, it makes neighborhoods poorer.
The report concludes that Wal-Mart, the biggest U.S....
| Aug 25, 2010
| 9:34 AM
A New York City Council committee has approved land use and zoning changes for a new skyscraper near the Empire State Building.
The full council votes later Wednesday.
The Empire State Building's owner opposes the project. Anthony Malkin says the...
| Aug 25, 2010
| 4:27 PM
The Empire State Building's owner lost his bid to stop a new skyscraper from rising in the neighborhood when the
New York City Council approved zoning and land use changes Wednesday that pave the way for the 1,190-foot tower.
The project, called 15 Penn...
| Sep 20, 2010
| 5:25 PM
Dennis "Denny Moe" Mitchell is a legend in Harlem. For those who may not recognize his name, they are sure to know his famed business - Denny Moe's SuperStar Barbershop, located at 2496 Fredrick Douglas Boulevard between 133rd and 134th Streets. The...
| Jun 27, 2011
| 4:37 AM
Two days after the state legalized same-sex marriages, New York's annual Gay Pride Parade seemed more like a brash, colorful wedding procession on Sunday than an annual rally.
Parade organizers estimated as many as 2 million spectators turned out to...
| Jun 28, 2011
| 7:10 PM
Residents from the Upper East Side in Manhattan gathered at the Stanley Issac Holmes houses on 93rd street to rally against a project that would bring more than 5000 tons of trash, 6 days per week, down streets where children play and just feet from the...