Snow Day in St. Nicholas Park

Winter storm Juno brought a day of joyful sledding and snowboarding for Harlem residents.

Cops and Citizens: A New York Conversation

NY City Lens reporters asked New Yorkers what might be done to ease tensions and help heal a rift between the police and their city.

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Blood Banks Need Blood After Near-Blizzard

Winter storm Juno forced cancellations of blood drives, triggering shortages. The city is scrambling to make up for the loss.

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Blizzard Slows Down City Golf Courses

Doug Johnstone and his dog Skye at the Silver Lake Golf Course in Staten Island.

The cold doesn’t deter the faithful from swinging their clubs. But the flakes shut things down

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First Comes the Snow, Then Come the Shovels

Where some neighborhood entrepreneurs see opportunity in snowstorms, others see a chance to lend a hand

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Political Activism’s Case for Asylum

Politically Active Asylum-Seekers Spark a Larger Debate on Immigration

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Here Come the New Neighbors

With rich residents set to flood their Astoria neighborhood, public housing residents wonder what’s in store for them.

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Brooklyn’s Los Sures Churches Adapt to Neighborhood Change

Sudden changes force churches to adjust

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