| Nov 16, 2009
| 6:54 AM
The City Council is set to approve a set of bills on Monday that would ease parking regulations in the five boroughs.
One bill, sponsored by Councilman Simcha Felder (D-Brooklyn), will create a five minute-grace period for alternate side of the street...
| Jun 5, 2009
| 10:44 AM
The family of a man whose body had been decomposing in a parked car covered in parking tickets, says officers should have spotted the body when they issued the slew of summonses to the minivan.
Police found the body of 59-year-old George Morales...
| Jul 13, 2009
| 5:29 PM
Police are investigating the death of a young Queens woman, after her body was discovered inside her Astoria home Sunday evening.
According to police, the victim identified as 23-year-old Carmen Saldana-Mundo, was home alone for the weekend while her...
| Aug 3, 2009
The Beautiful Life: TBL, Ashton Kutcher's new CW prime time drama starring Mischa Barton (The O.C.), Corbin Bleu (High School Musical) and supermodel Elle MacPherson, among others will be filming today in Astoria, Queens on 36th St. and 35th Ave.
| Aug 21, 2009
| 11:53 AM
With an eye on the recession, Starbucks has decided to lower the prices of some of its drinks. While the prices of its complex concoctions, such as their Macchiatos will be boosted by 30 percent, the coffee chain's simpler drinks, such as its coffees...
| Jan 5, 2010
| 7:24 AM
Two rallies were held Tuesday morning to protest public transit cutbacks proposed by the Metropolitan Transportation.
In Manhattan, City Council Speaker Christine Quinn lead a protest on the corner of Amsterdam Avenue and West 65th Street in Manhattan at...
| Jan 20, 2010
| 4:00 AM
New York Mayor Michael Bloomberg is preparing for his ninth "state of the city" speech.
Bloomberg is set to speak in Astoria, Queens, on Wednesday afternoon. Each year he holds the event in a different borough.
The mayor was elected last year to a third...
| Jan 26, 2010
| 8:39 AM
A sanitation worker was struck and killed by a tractor trailer in Queens Tuesday morning, Department of Sanitation officials said.
Frank Justich, 41, of Flushing was pinned between his garbage truck and the tractor trailer just before 8 a.m. at 35th St...
| Mar 2, 2010
| 4:40 AM
Public hearings are underway throughout New York City and surrounding counties on the MTA's proposed cuts to close a $750 million budget gap.
Among the MTA's proposals to save money are reducing service, eliminating the student MetroCard program and...
| Mar 3, 2010
| 8:55 AM
It appears Naomi Campbell won't be adding another offense to her already lengthy rap sheet.
The driver who says he was attacked by the supermodel during a Tuesday afternoon drive in Midtown, has decided not to press charges against Campbell.
| Mar 4, 2010
| 3:51 PM
The driver who accused supermodel Naomi Campbell of assaulting him from the backseat of an SUV says he regrets his decision to get police involved.
Miodrag Mejidna, 27, said through his lawyer Thursday afternoon, the incident was "blown out of...