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The Teachers vs. the Governor

The Teachers vs. the Governor

A New Ad, and a Sharp Divide …

De Blasio’s OneNYC: By the Numbers

De Blasio’s OneNYC: By the Numbers

On Wednesday Mayor Bill de Blasio unveiled OneNYC, a 332-page manifesto detailing the administration’s vision for the city’s future. Just…

Met Fans Are Feeling Amazin’

Met Fans Are Feeling Amazin’

The team has tied its all-time record, winning 11t games in a row. And the fans love it. …

Women at the Wheel

Women at the Wheel

The NY Auto Show Is No Longer a Boy’s Club …

Amid Criticism, the Brooklyn Nets Squeak Into the Playoffs

Amid Criticism, the Brooklyn Nets Squeak Into the Playoffs

Despite harsh words from a former teammate, the Nets step up. …

Tarot Back on the Cards

Tarot Back on the Cards

Divination decks are enjoying something of a reawakening.…

The Thai Community in Queens Says Happy New Year!

The Thai Community in Queens Says Happy New Year!

Songkran includes traditional dancing, food, and a water ceremony.…

Biting Cold Can’t Stop These Surfers

Biting Cold Can’t Stop These Surfers

Rocking the waves, these surfers continue to ride the tide when the mercury falls.…

Lumos: The Spell that Made a Drizzly Thursday Magical

Lumos: The Spell that Made a Drizzly Thursday Magical

JK Rowling lights the Empire State to launch the U.S. branch of her charity Lumos. …

It’s a Knockout: Boxing Beats Street Violence in Brooklyn

It’s a Knockout: Boxing Beats Street Violence in Brooklyn

Boxing at Barclays Center beats gun and gang violence for Brooklyn youths.…

Puerto Ricans Connect to African Roots Through Bomba

Puerto Ricans Connect to African Roots Through Bomba

Once frowned upon in Puerto Rico, the Bomba, an old Afro-Puerto Rican music style, is getting popular in the Bronx, thanks to educator, Dr. Drum.…

In Your Easter Bonnet, With All the Frills Upon It…

In Your Easter Bonnet, With All the Frills Upon It…

As the religious aspect fade out, Easter Bonnet Parade take on its enduring designation as a cultural festival.…

The East Village Tries To Get Back To Normal

The East Village Tries To Get Back To Normal

Residents and businesses look back on an explosion that destroyed three buildings and killed two people. …

Curling Returns to NYC, After Decades on Ice

Curling Returns to NYC, After Decades on Ice

For the first time in 100 years New Yorkers can go curling in the city, at a popular program in Prospect Park. …

Whistling in the Dark

Whistling in the Dark

After an iconic competition closes, whistlers hope their music will live on.…

A Year After the Blast: Signs of Spring, Sounds of Chickens

A Year After the Blast: Signs of Spring, Sounds of Chickens

Life has returned to the Urban Garden Center—a year after the Harlem gas explosion blew it away.…

Cops and Citizens: A New York Conversation

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.…

Love and Puppets

Love and Puppets

Puppetry is an unconventional career path, but one couple has made it the family business.…

Counting Our Poorest People

Counting Our Poorest People

For one long night a year, New Yorkers walk the streets and count the homeless.…

Out of Africa and Into Fashion Week

Out of Africa and Into Fashion Week

Designers are increasingly using African fabrics and Fashion Week is attracting African designers, many for the first time. …

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A Man Walks into a Bar…and All Hell Breaks Loose

A Man Walks into a Bar…and All Hell Breaks Loose

Police fatally shoot a man after he threatened patrons in a friendly watering hole in Queens. …

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Climate Change in the Classroom?

Climate Change in the Classroom?

A City Councilman pushes to include climate science in the K-12 curriculum.…

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Having Fun Isn’t Hard, When You’ve Got A Library Card..and Free Wi-Fi

Having Fun Isn’t Hard, When You’ve Got A Library Card..and Free Wi-Fi

For college prep student Maria Garcia, 20, it has been a struggle to complete homework at…

Arrest Made Over Housing Scam in the Bronx

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Residents Try to Make Sense of Fatal Shooting in Cypress Hills

Residents Try to Make Sense of Fatal Shooting in Cypress Hills

Witnesses say mid-afternoon homicide of 22-year-old man happened in the middle of their quiet neighborhood.…

Brooklyn’s Jamaica Avenue Tries to Get Back to Normal After a Deadly Shooting

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Drumming for Dr. Ben

Drumming for Dr. Ben

At his funeral, a scholar of African Studies gets a celebratory sendoff.…

Pillow Fight New York City-Style

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Willets Point Development Project Goes Into Extra Innings

Willets Point Development Project Goes Into Extra Innings

A hodgepodge of auto repair shops line 126th street in Corona, Queens, steps from CitiField’s Bullpen…

Sutphin Boulevard: The Next Tourist Hot Spot?