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Two years later, in a follow up report, Stringer claims that HPD has barely made any progress, costing New York City an estimated 57,000 permanently affordable units in the long run. Stringer says that of the 1,125 properties he identified two years ago, 1,007 properties still remain with 64 having been ...
Mr. White joins the slew of restaurants taking inspiration from the lively Cajun and Creole foods of New Orleans that have opened in NYC over the last decade, with new gumbo, po' boy, and hurricane specialists making their marks. Unlike newcomers such as Gumbo Bros., Mr. White is slightly more upscale ...

NEW YORK, NY -- A rainy Valentine's Day night could interrupt an otherwise sunny week in New York City, the National Weather Service predicts. The wet weather, though, is expected to bring springlike temperatures close to 60 degrees. Clouds will clear by Monday evening, paving the way for a sunny ...
After a search that involved Maine State Police, the FBI, police departments in New Jersey and New York City and information from social media, she was found by police in the Bronx. Portland police said Sanaguaray-Upaya's family had lived in the neighborhood where she was found before moving to ...
If you want to get out into nature - but not too far - a new luxury retreat will let you camp out under the stars without leaving New York City. The view from Governors Island is just one of the reasons to visit. Image by Timothy Schenck/ Courtesy of Collective Retreats. The first-ever seasonal overnight ...
READING, Pa. - A New York City cab driver's trip to Reading over the weekend included an unexpected stop at the Berks County Jail. The arrest of Marquel Azor-Ortiz was the result of a tip from a federal drug agent about a drug transaction scheduled to take place Saturday night in the 1100 block of ...

BROOKLYN -- A 5-year-old girl from Brooklyn with flu-like symptoms died Saturday night, according to police sources. Three children have already suffered flu-related deaths in New York City this season. Elisa Murray had flu-like symptoms and difficulty breathing. An ambulance was called to the Bayview ...
A whole bunch of people have emailed to ask what I think of Adam Gopnik's latest piece in the New Yorker, "The Great crime Decline." It's a review of Patrick Sharkey's new book, "Uneasy peace: The Great Crime Decline, the Renewal of City Life, and the Next war on Violence." Sharkey's basic point is that ...
Software Glitch Causes Traffic Light Trouble Across New York City ... NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) -- Drivers and pedestrians alike were urged to tread carefully after a glitch during a routine software upgrade caused problems with traffic lights across multiple intersections in New York City Saturday morning.
ICE Arrests NYC Immigrant, 27, At Bronx Courthouse ... NY -- Immigration and Customs Enforcement agents arrested an immigrant brought to the United States as a child outside the Bronx Criminal Court on Thursday in the latest immigration arrest at a New York City courthouse, public defenders said.
Teams glided down the lane, eyeing the slightest of slopes in the ice, barking at each other to sweep harder or let up, steering the sliding granite. Their voices echoed off the overhang at Prospect Park's outdoor rink on a recent Sunday night as eight teams played simultaneously. They were curling -- a ...
The New York City subway, it's widely acknowledged, is terrible compared to what it used to be. The basics--rails, signals, the system itself--are all fundamentally broken. Nevertheless, New York state Governor Andrew Cuomo plows on with massively overdone capital projects. And his shining centerpiece ...
Our guide to the city's best classical music and opera. Chicago SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA at Carnegie Hall (Feb. 9, 8 p.m.; Feb. 10, 7:30 p.m.). Happily, contemporary music plays a significant role in the programs that Riccardo Muti leads at Carnegie this season, with each of these two concerts featuring ...
Our guide to stand-up, improv and variety shows. 'ASIAN GRACEFULLY' at magnet Theater (Feb. 9, 7 p.m.). The comedian Woody Fu stages this one-man show that draws on his personal experiences to explore those that are universal. Mr. Fu takes on topics like immigrant hoarders, Chinglish, what video ...
As many an enthusiastic aunt has said before, New York is a city of neighborhoods! In fact, most New Yorkers seem to have extremely well-formed opinions about every single neighborhood in the five boroughs, even if they've never been there. Nay, especially if they've never been there. Go ahead! Ask me ...
New York City BALLET at the David H. Koch Theater (through March 4). This weekend features repeats of mixed bills -- the all-George Balanchine program is especially stellar -- but Peter Martins's full-length ballet "Romeo + Juliet" returns on Feb. 13 with a new male lead on opening night. As Romeo ...

A masked attacker was being sought by New York City police Thursday night in connection with the stabbing deaths of a couple who was apparently ambushed as they arrived home from work on Wednesday evening, officials said. Stephenson Bonaparte, 65, and his wife, Hazel Brown, 59, were both ...
Our guide to cultural events in New York City for families with children and teenagers. BLACK GOTHAM EXPERIENCE at the Museum of the city of New York (Feb. 10, 11 a.m.-5 p.m.). African-Americans were part of New York history long before there was a New York -- or even an America as we know it.
NYC Buses Get Failing Grades Amid Transit Crisis. Nearly three quarters of the city's bus routes ... DOWNTOWN BROOKLYN, NY -- New York City's bus system is falling into catastrophe even as the subways inch toward stability, transit advocates said Thursday. Nearly three quarters of the city's 746 bus ...
While commuting via car anywhere in New York City can feel like a Sisyphean task, it's especially miserable in certain areas of the city. A new report from INRIX Research reveals exactly which streets across the five boroughs--and the world--are the most congested. As it turns out, the stretch of I-95 ...
Douglas Schifter, 61, drove himself to the east gate of the city's government administration and shot himself. Drivers' groups say he was the third cabbie to kill himself in the city in recent months over concerns about the state of the city's taxi industry. Hours before, the man who had worked as a limousine, ...
Forbes, who estimated her 2016 income at around $170 million, recently clocked her net worth at somewhere in the vicinity of $280 million and word on the New York City celebrity real estate street, via the New York Post, is chart-topping international crossover country-pop phenom spent a bit of her riches ...
"Many people don't realize how large a country music market New York City is," he said. "We view it as an opportunity to bring authentic, high-quality country music to a market which is underserved." Being located in proximity to Times Square, "puts us in a position where we have an opportunity to market ...
NEW YORK -- A woman walking her dog in a New York City park called police after the canine came back with a human bone in its mouth, CBS New York reports. A police spokeswoman said the woman called the NYPD Tuesday evening. She said a bunch of skeletal remains were in plain view when the ...
As the name of the structure suggests, the tower will be located in Brooklyn, the New York City borough that's located just east of Manhattan and ... The new building will be situated on the corner of Willoughby Street and Flatbush Avenue in Downtown Brooklyn (for those familiar with NYC, that's within ...
NEW YORK (AP) -- Some communities north of New York City have been rattled by a magnitude 2.2 earthquake. The U.S. Geological Survey says the quake registered at 6:14 a.m. Wednesday in the Lake Mohegan area of New York. Some residents of Westchester and Putnam counties posted on social ...
In Time Out's 2018 City Life Index, we asked our readers across the planet to tell us how they really feel about where they lived. We surveyed 15,000 people in 32 different metropolises, and we gained some incredible data and insight. New York was no exception. Our survey was robust and gave readers a ...
A livery cab driver who shot himself to death outside New York's City Hall on Monday had posted on facebook hours earlier that politicians had destroyed "a once thriving industry" and driven him to financial ruin. Douglas Schifter, 61, drove up to the east gate of City Hall on Monday morning and shot ...
NEW YORK -- A winter weather advisory has been issued for much of the tri-state ahead of a mid-week storm that promises to blanket the region with snow and ice. The advisory will be in effect from 6 a.m. until 3 p.m. Wednesday for New York City, northeastern New Jersey and southwestern Connecticut, ...
Tender Greens, the Los Angeles-based fast-casual chain, opened its first restaurant outside California on Monday with the debut of a location in New York City. The new unit, No. 27 for the chain, has opened just north of Union Square, a neighborhood restaurateur Danny Meyer helped revitalize 33 years ...
Snow, sleet and rain are in the forecast for New York City Wednesday, following relatively mild temperatures on Tuesday. Tuesday's high was expected to hit 38 degrees before dipping down into the low 30s overnight, according to the National Weather Service. While the five boroughs are predicted to get ...
NEW YORK - Two New York City children have died from the flu this season, officials confirmed to CBS New York. Among them is an 8-year-old Queens girl who died Monday morning. Authorities responded to the girl's home Sunday where she was having difficulty breathing. She was taken to NYC Health ...
A string of violence led to New York state shutting down five NYC bars in January, with violations varying from stabbings to shootings. Brooklyn Nights in Bed-Stuy was deemed unsafe following three knife attacks in the lounge last year, as were Bronx bars Vapor Lounge, Wish 37, and M & J Flow Lounge.
A tsunami warning was erroneously sent to some East Coast mobile phones Tuesday as lawmakers in Washington gathered to look into emergency alert problems, including last month's false notification of a missile attack in Hawaii. The National Weather Service's National Tsunami Warning Center issued ...
This may not come as much of a surprise, but according to the annual INRIX Global Traffic Scorecard, New York City is the third most congested city in the world in terms of traffic and the second worst in the United States. Per the 2017 analysis, New York drivers averaged 91 peak hours stuck in traffic last ...
NEW YORK, NY -- New York City will likely see some wet, wintry mid-week weather on Wednesday sandwiched by sunny days, the National Weather Service predicts. About an inch of snow is expected to fall before 11 a.m. Wednesday before rain takes over in the afternoon and continues through the ...
Ashley Bellman has some choices for that guy, gal or pet in your life. (Published 6 hours ago). Don't get caught without a plan on Valentine's Day. Here's nine ideas for ways you and your loved one can celebrate the special day in New York City this year. 1. Bundle Up Together. What could be more romantic than ice skating ...
As the report states, "Extreme income inequality and unanticipated but rapid growth in the overall population of New York City together continue to push those at the lowest end of the income spectrum out of the housing ... It's one of many NYC organizations that accept donations for homeless New Yorkers.
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) -- New York City mayor Bill de Blasio faced tough questions from state lawmakers about the city's contribution to the Metropolitan Transportation Authority on Monday as officials in City Hall, the governor's office and the Legislature continue to debate how to bail out a subway system ...
The approximately 12-year-old LA-based company from fine dining alums Erik Oberholtzer, David Dressler, and Matt Lyman already has 26 other locations across California, but this is the first time that the restaurant will be available in New York City. It's part of a massive expansion that was expected after ...
... potentially life-saving vaccine today," Martinez said. There were 106 flu-related pediatric deaths nationally in the 2016-17 influenza season. Six pediatric patients suffered flu-related deaths last season. For more information about where to get vaccinated, New Yorkers can call 311, visit NYC.gov/flu, or text ...
Wednesday will be cloudy with snow and ice around for a while, which will mix with, then change to plain rain in the afternoon for New York City and the coast. The changeover will take longer in the northern and western suburbs. Expect a coating to an inch of snow/sleet in the city, but as much as 3 to 6 ...
A New York City teacher is under fire for allegedly walking on students' backs as part of a slavery lesson. Students at Middle school 118 allege that teacher Patricia Cummings, who is white, singled out black students, told them to lie on the floor, then stepped on their backs to show them what slavery felt ...
New York City Beer Week. The 10th annual celebration of all things hops, malt and a little madness, NYC Beer Week, returns Feb. 23-March 4 with over 60 breweries taking part in more than 150 events, from walk-around tastings to tap takeovers, brewer talks and pairing dinners. With beers brewed special ...
Luis Bello distributed 1,000 kilograms of cocaine throughout NYC with help from a New Jersey mail carrier, Federal Prosecutors said. By Noah ... NEW YORK, NY -- A drug kingpin who sold more than a ton of cocaine throughout New York City was sentenced Thursday to 20 years in federal prison, federal ...
The number of New York City residents who have come down with the flu has hit over 13,000 so far this season, as the state saw another record-breaking spike in new cases last week, the state Department of Health said Friday. Gov. Andrew Cuomo is continuing his plea for New Yorkers to get the flu ...
Five recently sold homes in NYC, plus homes for sale, foreclosures, local mortgage rate comparison, housing data and nearby offerings. By Noah Manskar ... what's on the market. Whatever the reason, you can find something in our New York City Real Estate Guide thanks to our partners at realtor.com.
Our guide to the city's best classical music and opera. AXIOM at the Peter Jay Sharp Theater (Feb. 2, 7:30 p.m.). Conductor Jeffrey Milarsky leads Juilliard's contemporary music group in a free performance of "Schnee," a beguiling, wintry work completed in 2008 by Hans Abrahamsen, the Danish composer ...
Every winter, New York goes to the dogs for a few days, during the Westminster Kennel Club Dog Show (Feb. 12-13, at Madison Square garden). One of the breeds competing this year is the Sussex spaniel. Look familiar? You might have seen Stump, the ten-year-old who won top honors in 2009, the oldest dog ever to do ...


 

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