“We want names! We want names!” the small crowd chanted Wednesday evening at the intersection of Montgomery Street and Utica Avenue in Brooklyn. They were gathered at the spot where, four weeks earlier, a bipolar man from the neighborhood, Saheed Vassell, was shot and killed by four New York City police officers. People of all […]
New Yorkers turned out in force for the annual Easter Bonnet Parade up Fifth Avenue.
Train service was suspended and passengers were ordered to leave a New York subway station late Wednesday evening. Smoke billowed out of both entrances to the 137 Street-City College Station in Harlem and Hamilton Heights. A fire started between 11:10 and 11:15 p.m. according to Eduardo Sanchez, a MTA cleaner working the night shift at […]
Every year hundreds of rescue dogs and cats fly to the New York from the Cayman Islands, NYCity Lens went to one shelter to find out why. A special report.
Inspired by the #metoo movement, a New York woman wrote a song about her experience of harassment on the streets and subway.
A major change to the South Bronx’s Jerome Avenue has been hard fought and controversial, but it is about to be approved
Testing during summer months found remnants of sewage in the river flowing downstream from Westchester