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Waste Not Want Not: An E-Waste Story

Waste Not Want Not: An E-Waste Story

How one Brooklyn warehouse is helping the environment by turning E-Waste into art…

Protesters Push Back at Trump’s Order to Keep Some Immigrants Out

Protesters Push Back at Trump’s Order to Keep Some Immigrants Out

Hundreds of demonstrators rush to JFK International Airport to protest the president’s executive order…

Women Raise Their Voices to Defend Rights and Slam Trump

Women Raise Their Voices to Defend Rights and Slam Trump

The Women's March unfolded in Washington, D.C. and in 60 cities around the world, including New York…

Big Hopes, Big Fears

Big Hopes, Big Fears

NYCity Lens reporters talked Trump with New Yorkers…

Problem Solving With Soft Robots

Problem Solving With Soft Robots

A Brooklyn-based consultancy is applying soft robotic technology to practical and commercial problems.…

Could Farming Be an NYC Growth Sector?

Could Farming Be an NYC Growth Sector?

More green in the agricultural technology means more greens for New York.…

Nurses Improve Infant Health, One Home at a Time

Nurses Improve Infant Health, One Home at a Time

A group of specially trained nurses visit new moms at home to keep them and their babies healthy…

Rebelling Against Prohibition From Day One: A Whiskey Lover Shares His Story

Rebelling Against Prohibition From Day One: A Whiskey Lover Shares His Story

A Kentucky native brings his love for whiskey to New York.…

Cake Magic

Cake Magic

A Bronx entrepreneur returns to her lifelong dream of opening up a bakery …

Persians Celebrate the Arrival Of Spring with a Parade

Persians Celebrate the Arrival Of Spring with a Parade

Madison Ave. was packed Sunday with people standing on the sidelines clutching an American flag in one hand and an…

Rangers Playoff Prep: Hockey’s Ice Men Cometh

Rangers Playoff Prep: Hockey’s Ice Men Cometh

Madison Square Garden Zamboni drivers ready the ice for the New York Rangers NHL Playoffs…

An Anti-Trump Rally Gets Rocky

An Anti-Trump Rally Gets Rocky

In Midtown, 31 arrests and at least one punch in the face.…

Recycled Wood Reborn in Toymaker’s Workshop

Recycled Wood Reborn in Toymaker’s Workshop

A Queens toymaker breathes new life into recycled and locally sourced wood.…

Girls on Ice

Girls on Ice

A group of teenage girls take on professional theatrical figure skating.…

Recent Slashings Drive a Veteran Guardian Angel Back to the Subways

Recent Slashings Drive a Veteran Guardian Angel Back to the Subways

A Bronx man's night watch on New York City's subways…

A Jazz Heart Still Beats in Harlem

A Jazz Heart Still Beats in Harlem

A historic venue strives to keep a part of the neighborhood’s soul alive…

Smashing the Crystal Ball

Smashing the Crystal Ball

How one Bushwick psychic and spiritual healer tries to dispel stereotypes. …

Oldest American Bike Factory Cycles On

Oldest American Bike Factory Cycles On

New York company tries to keep manufacturing in the U.S. by opening a factory in South Carolina…

Telling the Tale of Two Cities

Telling the Tale of Two Cities

This 73-year-old tour guide is proud of New York. But she also teaches people how to navigate a less glamorous side of her beloved city. …

A Grocery Plans to Shut Down and Chelsea Protests

A Grocery Plans to Shut Down and Chelsea Protests

Rent hikes drive a supermarket to close, and residents worry about affordable alternatives. …

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Brooklyn Man Braves Snow for Daily Run

Not everyone used last week's winter storm as an excuse to stay in bed. …

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Savoring Dumplings of All Kinds

Men and women in lab coats and hairnets walk across the lobby of a former brewery nestled within East Williamsburg, through a wall of plastic…

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Finding New Life in Old Buildings—and Keeping the Original Tenants

Finding New Life in Old Buildings—and Keeping the Original Tenants

There used to be mice in Geraldine Thomas’s apartment. And rodents were far from the only…

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An Artist Who Honored—Then Escaped—Tradition

An Artist Who Honored—Then Escaped—Tradition

Deities, Pigments, and Borders: Pema Rinzin mastered Tibetian art, then climbed on its shoulders…

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Columbia, Ivy League Go Toe to Toe with Trump

Columbia, Ivy League Go Toe to Toe with Trump

  Columbia University and 16 other academic institutions filed a legal brief Monday at the U.S.…

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Astoria Residents Get Sneak Peak of Future Park Renovations

Astoria Residents Get Sneak Peak of Future Park Renovations

Parks department holds round-table discussion with community regarding new park designs…

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