There has been no welcome wagon at Orchard Beach, where the Adams administration planned to house up to 1,000 asylum seekers temporarily. He changed course late Monday, announcing he would instead open the first such site on Randall's Island.
New York makes more wine than almost any other state, but NYC residents aren't interested in buying local wine. In fact, French wine bars are all the rage right now. Plus, where to find the best view of the city, United Airlines ending service at JFK, some news on highly paid government officials, plus more stories from around town.
A business leader, a former university president and a former NYC housing commissioner will oversee the casino-bidding process.
Tom Kean Jr. stumbled through remarks when asked about abortion, and a hard-to-find page on his site says he’s a ‘fierce defender of the sanctity of life.’
The gourd weighed 2,554 pounds, smashing a 2018 record set by a New Hampshire pumpkin.
It has become one of the major issues of the final weeks of the 2022 gubernatorial campaign.
Members of the JUST Housing Committee say creating and preserving affordable housing would benefit the university, one of the biggest landlords in the city.
Amid weekend showers, water was seen inundating the parking lot where asylum seekers will soon be temporarily housed.
A man was arrested and charged with a West New York armed robbery. He says he's entitled to know about the technology used to connect him with the crime.
"1-800 Happy Birthday," assembled by artist and filmmaker Mohammad Gorjestani at Worthlessstudios in Bushwick, features voicemail messages left by friends and family of people killed by police.
During disco's heyday, Richie Weeks collaborated with stars and played legendary nightclubs, and then reported for work at the Post Office. A new album helps to share his story.
A man was fatally slashed onboard an eastbound L train on Friday night during a disagreement with another passenger, according to police.
The first day of October means heat season is officially here. Renters in New York City may soon be waking up to the smell of burning dust and the sound of old radiators clanking off the cobwebs.
Sunday’s show will explore the close ties between New York, Puerto Rico and the broader Latino community.
The publication of the images comes as 16 people died in city jails to date.
Administration officials say the facility at Orchard Beach in the Bronx will accommodate 1,000 newcomers, while they are looking to site another emergency relief center as large as three football fields.
The bill is one of two that Mayor Eric Adams says he will sign to curb gun violence
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Advocates and election officials call it an effort to create chaos and undermine voter confidence.
The five boroughs are expected to see 1 to 2 inches of rain.
So many festivals! Whether you love art, pumpkin smashing, or the Middle Ages, there’s something for you to enjoy.

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Because there's a trendy new term for being "managed out," here are your early links: Michelin's picks for affordable NYC restaurants, a Genovese crime associate busted for threatening people, far-right Brazilians have coopted the world's coolest soccer jersey, and more.
Attorney Josh Goldfein sat down with WNYC’s Sean Carlson to discuss the city’s decision to temporarily house migrants from the southern border in large tents.
The largest compost program in the country launches on Monday, Oct. 3. Here’s a rundown of the details.
Alison Russo-Elling was “stabbed multiple times in a barbaric and completely unprovoked attack,” Acting Fire Commissioner Laura Kavanagh said.
The major changes also open the door to admissions criteria at middle schools.
Not since the IRT and IND joined the MTA has a pairing made this much sense.
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