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Superstorm Sandy victims who are rebuilding their damaged houses are greatly in need of temporary housing, according to Brooklyn Borough President Eric Adams, who issued an urgent appeal on F … Full Article

Adams urges landlords to rent to Sandy victims

Superstorm Sandy victims who are rebuilding their damaged houses are greatly in need of temporary housing, according to Brooklyn Borough President Eric Adams, who issued an urgent appeal on Feb. 10 to landlords to open their hearts, and their apartments, to hurricane survivors. … Full Article

Thursday Feb. 11, Our World In Pictures

NEW YORK CITY — Morning Fog Drifts: The Statue of Liberty is seen through the morning fog on Feb. 3. … Full Article

Woman, child stabbed to death at Staten Island hotel; 2 other kids hurt

A man stabbed his girlfriend and all three of her children Wednesday morning, killing her and a 2-year-old girl at a hotel that was being used for homeless housing, authorities said. … Full Article

NYC Comptroller Stringer report: Costs to apply for citizenship soaring

For many of the city’s immigrants, citizenship is the fulfillment of their American Dream. … Full Article

DOT to warn truckers of low clearance on 86 Street

In the wake of numerous traffic tie-ups on 86th Street in Bensonhurst caused by trucks getting stuck under the elevated tracks of the D subway line, the city’s Department of Transportation (DOT) is set to install additional signs to warn truckers of the low clearance under the el. … Full Article

Yearly one-night homeless count draws criticism, defenders

Over the past few weeks, thousands of clipboard-toting volunteers have fanned out across some of the nation's largest cities, tasked with a deceptively complex job: counting the number of homeless people sleeping on the streets. … Full Article

Prosecutor visits NY city he called 'cauldron of corruption'

A federal prosecutor behind the convictions of some of the state's most powerful lawmakers on Monday took his anti-corruption fight to the heart of a state government he again criticized for a "rancid culture" of cronyism, venality and insider politics. … Full Article

Tuesday Feb. 9, Our World In Pictures

CHINATOWN — New Year Begins: A lion dancer from the Tai Pun Residents Association accepts an offering in a red envelope during a Lunar New Year celebration in the Manhattan neighborhood on Monday. … Full Article

Too high? Brooklyn Judge mulling Pierhouse penthouse arguments

The Brooklyn Heights Association (BHA) and the preservationist group Save The View Now (STVN) were in state Supreme Court again on T … Full Article

Bay Ridge icon Larry Morrish dies

Larry Morrish, a beloved Bay Ridge civic leader whose work in the community stretched back more than 40 years, encompassing everything from organizing parades to promoting brotherhood among different religious groups, died at NYU Lutheran Medical Center during the early morning hours of Feb … Full Article

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