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Beet Spaghettini at Crescent Grill in Long Island City

For the first Neighborhood Eats of the fall season, why not talk about fresh fall foods. Long Island City is seeing a huge boom in residential development, but there are still commercial stretches that haven't been invaded by cranes just yet and that's where you'll find Crescent Grill. "We wanted to

ABC7NY.COM - 2017-09-22 21:41:42

Readers sound off on affordable housing, Donald Trump and women in sports

Manhattan: This administration is fighting on every single front to keep this city affordable ("Mayor, think bigger on building housing," Op-Ed, Sept. 20). We're building affordable homes at a faster clip than any administration in history, ramping up programs for the lowest-income New Yorkers tha

NY DAILY NEWS - 2017-09-23 07:00:04

Passenger robs taxi driver at knifepoint

ASTORIA, Queens - Police are looking for the person involved in a taxi robbery in Astoria, Queens. On Sept. 21, a 31-year-old cab driver picked up a passenger in front of 38-40 Crescent Avenue in Queens and drove him to the intersection of 37th Street and 34th Avenue. The passenger then took out a k

PIX11.COM - 2017-09-23 19:29:44

Jeff Hornacek on Porzingis, inner peace and resurrecting the Knicks

Before training camp tips off, Knicks coach Jeff Hornacek took a timeout for some Q&A with Post columnist Steve Serby. Q: Is Kristaps Porzingis ready to be "The Man"? A: I think back at Kobe Bryant, and we played them in the playoffs, and big part of the game, and he must have been a rookie, and he

NEW YORK POST - 2017-09-23 23:29:36

NYC to Pay $1.25M to Family of Man Who Died in NYPD Custody

85 Submit a Complaint The family of a man who died in police custody will receive $1.25 million in a settlement with New York City. Court papers show that city officials reached the deal with Ron Singleton's mother, who sued after her son's July 2014 death, The Daily News reports. The lawsuit cla

NBC NEW YORK - 2017-09-23 18:59:28

Yankees clinch postseason berth by beating Blue Jays 5-1

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NEWSDAY - 2017-09-23 23:15:39

Knicks to Trade Carmelo Anthony to Thunder: AP

AP New York Knicks forward Carmelo Anthony (7) is congratulated by teammates after hitting a shot against the Charlotte Hornets during the fourth quarter of an NBA basketball game, Friday, Nov. 25, 2016, in New York. The Knicks won 113-111 in overtime. (AP Photo/Julie Jacobson) The New York Knicks a

NBC NEW YORK - 2017-09-23 18:59:28

Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin under investigation for another taxpayer-funded trip aboard Air Force jet 

Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin is under investigation over a pricey third request for government travel, according to officials. Department investigators are reviewing Mnuchin's flight from New York City to Washington D.C., which cost taxpayers at least $25,000, multiple officials told ABC. The

NY DAILY NEWS - 2017-09-23 05:58:17

An 18-year-old entrepreneur has idea that could change the world - and she might help change the tech industry too

#BuiltByGirls Sharon Lin is not your typical 18-year-old. A freshman at MIT, Lin helped develop an Android app while interning at the US State Department. She's this year's Youth Poet Laureate in New York City. And She was named to Crain's 20 under 20 list. She's also prospective entrepreneur who's

GREENWICHTIME - 2017-09-23 17:04:58

Trump takes shots at Kaepernick, says NFL owners should fire protesters by saying, ‘Get that son of a b--- off the field’ 

NEW YORK, NY - AUGUST 23: Activists rally in support of NFL quarterback Colin Kaepernick outside the offices of the National Football League on Park Avenue, August 23, 2017 in New York City. During the NFL season last year, Kaepernick caused controversy by kneeling during the National Anthem at game

NY DAILY NEWS - 2017-09-23 01:56:35

Who's Performing During Global Citizen Festival And How To Watch

It's almost time for one of the biggest moments in music, and we're not talking about the Grammys. Global Citizen, an organization aimed at fixing the world's largest problems with the help of everyday people known as Global Citizens, has its annual all-day music festival on Saturday in New York Cit

INTERNATIONAL BUSINESS TIMES - 2017-09-23 12:00:03

The single life in NYC is driving millennials to binge-drink

Manhattan lawyer Robert Halpern, a longtime East Village resident, is suing the State Liquor Authority for allowing too many booze-serving restaurants in his neighborhood. He's seething over "bottomless" brunches where customers can drink as much as they want for one low price - causing "noise," "cr

NEW YORK POST - 2017-09-23 15:47:45

With clock ticking Knicks and Carmelo moving closer to divorce

Give Scott Perry and Steve Mills credit. They spent more than a half hour Friday morning fielding questions about Carmelo Anthony, his strange status in the limbo that is Madison Square Garden and the awkward situation that awaits Monday if he is still on the team. And they, along with Knicks coach

NORTHJERSEY.COM - 2017-09-23 14:11:04

The number of 'Dreamers' in N.J. declines

Cristhela Gonzalez, 20, of Paterson came to the U.S. when she was one. She talks about preparing for a career in nursing while at the protest in New York City on Tuesday, Sep 5, 2017. Kevin R. Wexler/NorthJersey.com The 21 percent drop in New Jersey participants in the federal DACA program reflects

NORTHJERSEY.COM - 2017-09-22 23:47:39

NYPD Officers Create Special Coins To Raise Money For Victims Of Domestic Violence

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) - Police are often called to scenes of domestic violence, and now they're trying to help victims in a new way. Those who have served in the military or law enforcement likely know about the coins that are traded, swapped and collected by officers. As CBS2's Cindy Hsu reported,

CBSLOCAL.COM - 2017-09-23 02:51:00

ESPN's 'College Gameday' rolls into Times Square

For the first time in the 30 year history of the show, ESPN's "College Gameday" will broadcast live from New York City. Kirk Herbstreit, Desmond Howard and company will be on set in Times Square at the corner of 44th and Broadway, just outside of the "Good Morning America" studios. No they aren't th

ABC7NY.COM - 2017-09-23 01:38:07

2 men charged with drug distribution after car stopped in Newark

Police say two East Orange men were arrested and charged with drug distribution after their car was stopped in Newark. Two officers observed a blue Honda Odessey violate a traffic signal at the intersection of Springfield and Clinton avenues on Wednesday, Newark Public Safety Director Anthony Ambros

ABC7NY.COM - 2017-09-23 13:01:56

Authorities investigate fatal pedestrian crash in Newark

NEWARK - A man was struck and killed by a car Friday night along West Market and Hudson streets, the Essex County Prosecutor's Office said. The man has not been identified pending notification of his family members, said Thomas Fennelly, Essex County's chief assistant prosecutor. He said the driver

NJ.COM - 2017-09-23 14:20:00

My brain tumor turned me into a thriller writer

In the wake of the 2008 economic crash, psychotherapist A.F. Brady was working at a clinic in Brooklyn. Things were not going well; the clinic was losing funding, and the facility was filling up with patients from other clinics that were being closed down. "Everyone was overwhelmed," says Brady, a l

NEW YORK POST - 2017-09-23 15:49:57

Jack Deitch dies; community activist helped create Greenbelt Conservancy

STATEN ISLAND, N.Y. -- Jack Deitch, of Todt Hill, an attorney and staunch community activist who played a major role in establishing the Greenbelt Conservancy, died Thursday in Staten Island University Hospital, Ocean Breeze, after a short illness. He was 90. As an attorney, Deitch had a legal pract

SILIVE.COM - 2017-09-23 22:37:53