New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio says everyone must follow laws, but he won't question his drivers' judgment after video footage showed his official vehicle breaking several traffic laws as he sat in the front seat. … Full Article
On Friday, local McDonald’s Owner/Operator Elaine Diekmann was joined by Ronald McDonald at the Navy Yard Boys & Girls Club, where they donated 600 Happy Meal Books for children ages 6-9 who are learning how to read.
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Mayor Bill de Blasio and the Department of Homeless Services (DHS) Commissioner Gilbert Taylor today announced the administration’s plan to convert the Auburn Family Shelter and the Catherine Street Family Shelter – two of the largest city owned and operated family shelters – into facilities that … Full Article
Friday afternoon, the Brooklyn Branch of the Chinese American Planning Council (CPC) together with Congresswoman Nydia Velazquez and Council Member Carlos Menchaca announce a fundraiser to support the Lin Family in the aftermath of Sunset Park resident Min Lin’s tragic death on Feb. 13. … Full Article
Junior’s, the venerable restaurant and cheesecake emporium at Flatbush and DeKalb avenues, is up for sale, and observers say the site is likely tobe redeveloped into a luxury condo development – but with a Junior’s on the ground-floor level.
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New York City has declared war on potholes.
Mayor Bill de Blasio personally filled in one on Thursday on a Queens street. The potholes have become a scourge on the city's roads amid one of the worst winters in recent years. … Full Article