Alex Avdoulos’s hand quickly flicks leaves off of a stem of a flower. Within ten seconds she finishes a 12-inch stem as if it were nothing. Her cat, Lucy, purrs around her feet before hopping onto the front desk to greet customers. The front of the store is slowly filling with colorful bouquets of roses […]
Testing during summer months found remnants of sewage in the river flowing downstream from Westchester
Governor Cuomo’s idea for reducing Midtown traffic and raising funds to fix the subways is gaining some traction, but not with the car-service industry that would help pay for it
Hawk Newsome raised his fist in protest at a Bronx courthouse Monday morning, his bellowing voice demanding attention amidst the roar of street traffic at rush hour. As nearby court officers yelled instructions to potential jurors, Newsome struggled to jolt New Yorkers out of their morning commute daze. Newsome, a 41-year-old full-time activist who founded […]
Luz Maria Sanchez died in September at the age of 48 in her Brooklyn home. Her sister said she has yet to receive her body from the funeral home
New drug detection devices are coming to JFK’s mailroom to slow the flow of deadly illegal fentanyl
As the President delivered his first State of the Union address on Tuesday night, more than 100 card-carrying Republicans gathered in the Upper East Side at the Metropolitan Republican Club to cheer him on. It was an energy filled night for these Manhattan Republicans, who have waited nearly nine years to listen to one of […]
The 2nd Women’s March focused on a range of issues, but a dislike of Trump dominated the agenda.
It may have been billed as a march for women, but men showed up too.
Women in New York City share their personal safety strategies.
New Yorkers rally as the country gears up to choose a successor to Ellen Johnson Sirleaf.
The upgrade will feature new equipment, bathrooms, benches and greenery.
The Coalition to Defend Corona (CDC) performs weekly cleanups and hosts meetings for local organizers.
Pushback on the development has been ongoing since Target announced its expansion of a small-format store in the community.
As murder rates have dropped around the city, domestic violence homicide rates have not seen the same decline.
Protesters wanted to extend the Temporary Protective Status of immigrants.