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Scenes from a Blizzard:  The Day After

Scenes from a Blizzard: The Day After

In the aftermath of the big storm, many New Yorkers flocked to city parks.…

Winter Storm Jonas Journal

Winter Storm Jonas Journal

NYCity Lens reporters hit the streets for the historic Winter Storm Jonas.…

A Blizzard is Coming

A Blizzard is Coming

While New York bunkered down in anticipation of the incoming blizzard, Sandy Harrison was busy keeping her neighborhood warm.…

Brooklyn Cathedral Commemorates Anniversary of Saint

Brooklyn Cathedral Commemorates Anniversary of Saint

Parishioners celebrated the annual feast of Saint Raphael in Boerum Hill. …

Salome’s Disco

Salome’s Disco

On the banks of the Hudson River, on the ground floor of a high-rise condo, candlelight glints against thick velvet…

The Faces of Protest

The Faces of Protest

Over a thousand protesters gathered in Manhattan to march against police brutality on Saturday, October 24.…

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A Peacekeeper for Young, Troubled Minds

A Peacekeeper for Young, Troubled Minds

Brett Scudder is a one-man band for mental health support, particularly for young black men in the Bronx. …

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Animal Escapes!

Animal Escapes!

What happens when animals slip out of the slaughterhouse?…

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The NYPD Reaches Out to Residents in the South Bronx

The NYPD Reaches Out to Residents in the South Bronx

A new neighborhood plan aims to rebuild trust between police and the community…

It Takes The Hood To Save The Hood

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Wage Theft: Widespread but Hard to Prosecute

Wage Theft: Widespread but Hard to Prosecute

Since 2010, about 2.1 million people in New York have been robbed of a cumulative $3.2 billion in wages. …

Iowa Comes To Brooklyn: A Watch Party for Sanders

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American Football With a British Accent

American Football With a British Accent

London, it seems, loves the Superbowl, and the NFL has noticed.…

School’s Out for Chinese New Year

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An Old-Fashioned Kind of Doctor

An Old-Fashioned Kind of Doctor

One Long Island City doctor, a fixture in the community, still makes house calls for her elderly patients…

The Cost of Telling the Truth: A Journalist in Exile