New York City tour guides protested proposed plans by the city’s biggest tour bus company to replace its staff with audio recordings outside City Hall on Tuesday.
About 100 protesters gathered in Zuccotti Park on Monday to rally against student debt nearly a week after demonstrators were evicted from the Lower Manhattan park they used as their makeshift headquarters.
Visitors to Central Park will soon have new technology at their fingertips to help them get more out of their park visit. The Central Park Conservancy has joined forces with Google to add street level views to the park's existing app.
The rare October snowstorm that pounded the Northeast on Saturday could result in the loss of 1,000 trees in Central Park, according to the Central Park Conservancy.
On the city's first annual Food Day Monday, an array of tempting foods and delicacies were on display at Baruch College. Mayor Bloomberg and Speaker Christine Quinn marked the day by attending the first city-sponsored food manufacturing expo.
A coalition of community groups and labor organizations, calling themselves "99 New York," gathered on the steps of City Hall on Monday to renew a campaign to extend the so-called "millionaires tax" beyond its December expiration date.
The Committee on Veterans held a joint session Tuesday with the Committee on Mental Health, Mental Retardation, Alcoholism, Drug Abuse and Disability Services, to look into the disturbing rise in the number of veterans committing suicide.
Belts are going to get even tighter. The Bloomberg administration ordered another round of spending cuts to close an anticipated budget gap.
A long-delayed project to bring cell phone service to New York City subway stations is becoming a reality as six stations are set to get cell phone service Tuesday.
The hundreds of stalled construction sites around the city could be transformed into temporary vibrant public spaces, according to Manhattan Borough President Scott Stringer.
Jobs remain the city's No. 1 priority, Mayor Michael Bloomberg said Tuesday as he announced the latest in a series of workforce training grants.