Dems supreme court slate doesn't include Klein, Cohen

All the speculation that either defeated state Sen. Jeffrey Klein or Councilman Andrew Cohen would be nominated for a judgeship with the state supreme court appears to be for naught.

Cash shortfall sinks popular street fair

It was supposed to happen last weekend, but all of a sudden, it didn’t.

Community boards, police dominate charter review meeting

Mayor Bill de Blasio’s commission to amend the New York City charter might be getting all the attention as of late, but they are not the only game in town.

Schwartz triumphs from battlefield to baseball field

When Alfred Schwartz looked out the train window as he traveled through Japan, there was simply nothing to see.

Building a new weapon in battle against cancer

When it comes to cancer, early detection is key. It’s what motivates Gloria Bauman, a grad student at Manhattan College on a project she hopes will lead the way to even faster detection equipment.

With fall coming, Hudson Park helpers still at it

When it comes to Henry Hudson Park, Daniel Reynolds and Mark Mason — along with their bounty of volunteers — are here to help.

Lehman chorus melting pot set to grow with new singers

The boogie-down Bronx is a hub for music and culture through its diversity and unique sound.


Kennedy posts ‘special’ home opener win

It is without question the most mundane part of a team’s practice: Special teams.

Conductor combines culture, music — all for the love of it

Growing up, Zalmen Mlotek’s home was filled with music and evenings of singing.

Ethical Culture jives and joes at the coffee house

Only at the Riverdale-Yonkers Society for Ethical Culture could you catch a vibe of ethics and java in the same space.

Acortando la brecha — Bridging the gap of language

It’s not always easy to find important information — especially information about getting into some of the city’s top schools — in Spanish.

Host of health concerns confront residents of Fort Independence Houses

These apartments are sickening

Legionnaires’ may be a deadly disease, but it’s just one more worry amidst a seemingly eternal mountain of plights afflicting the woebegone residents of Fort Independence Houses where words fail to describe shockingly abysmal conditions.



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