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Two Bronx Men Arrested in Terror Scheme

A former Harlem high school teacher and his twin brother were arrested on Thursday in a federal investigation and charged with building an explosive device, according to court papers.

Scene City: Sounds of Winter

Benefits were held for Harlem Stage, National Retail Federation Foundation and the Budapest Festival Orchestra.

Park or Playground? Semantics Dispute Illuminates Preservationists’ Fight

Advocates have sued to block the city’s bid to redevelop an East Harlem ballpark, citing legal protections for parkland. City officials say the lot is just a playground, not a park.

New York Today: New York Today: A Holiday Market for El Barrio

Tuesday: A seaonal market pops up in East Harlem, a klezmer Hanukkah celebration, and a noise-beating bill.

Side Street: Gone With the Wind, a Puerto Rican Dream

December 10, 2017 Side Street By DAVID GONZALEZ There really ought to be a law about playing “En Mi Viejo San Juan” these days. Even in the best of times, the song’s melancholy lyrics about a native son longing to… Continue Reading →

New York Today: New York Today: Do Dogs Need Winter Coats?

December 7, 2017 New York Today By ALEXANDRA S. LEVINE Good morning on this shining, shivering Thursday. When wintry weather comes to New York City, you can be sure of a few things: Taxis will be hard to hail, subway… Continue Reading →

New York Today: New York Today: How Trains Helped Create the Holidays

December 6, 2017 New York Today By ALEXANDRA S. LEVINE All aboard on this semi-sunny Wednesday. There’s one train show at Grand Central Terminal and another at the New York Botanical Garden. Vintage subway cars are making special runs, model… Continue Reading →

City to Settle Discrimination Claim in Brooklyn Housing Plan

By J. DAVID GOODMAN December 3, 2017 An eight-year legal fight over racial discrimination by New York City in a proposed Brooklyn development is expected to be settled on Monday, after community groups and the administration of Mayor Bill de Blasio agreed on… Continue Reading →

New York Today: New York Today: A Quest to Define ‘Upstate’

November 29, 2017 New York Today By JONATHAN WOLFE Good morning on this unseasonably warm Wednesday. At what point along the 300-mile journey from New York City to the Canadian border would you consider yourself “upstate”? Ask three New Yorkers,… Continue Reading →

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