Soterios Johnson

Soterios Johnson appears in the following:

Casinos, Guns & Pension Funds: NJ's Legislative Session Winds Down

Friday, December 18, 2015

NJ lawmakers move to pass a variety of measures to expand gambling to North Jersey and stabilize the state's shaky pension fund as the legislative session winds down.


A Closer Look at Mayor de Blasio's Plan to Reorganize Homeless Services

Wednesday, December 16, 2015

A former homeless advocate says the mayor's making the right moves, but he should be doing more.


The Inexact Science of Calculating Carbon Footprints

Tuesday, December 15, 2015

Several organizations offer online tools to total up your carbon emissions. But they don't all give the same answers. 

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From Paris to New York: What the Climate Deal Means Here

Monday, December 14, 2015

A city praised for being on the front lines of reducing carbon emissions also happens to be home to many investors with fossil fuels in their portfolio. 

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6 Ways to Shrink Your Carbon Footprint

Friday, December 11, 2015

The typical American is responsible for more than 20 tons of greenhouse gas emissions every year. The U.N. says the global average has to get down to 1.6 tons.

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Reasons to See 'The Nutcracker'

Thursday, December 10, 2015

Think you know this staple of the holiday season? Think again.


After Pearl Harbor: The Haunting WNYC Broadcasts

Thursday, December 10, 2015

All New York City military officers were asked to report for duty. Meanwhile, Mayor La Guardia took to the airwaves to order Japanese subjects in New York to stay in their homes.


Dirty Little Secrets: Leaky Tanks Cause Big Headaches for NJ Homeowners

Wednesday, December 09, 2015

The price tag for dealing with tainted soil at a home in Teaneck has cost $600,000 — and the property is still polluted with leaked heating oil.

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NYPD Commissioner Bratton on Stopping Radicalization Before it Happens

Tuesday, December 08, 2015

Commissioner Bratton spoke with us about the NYPD's effort to not only prepare for active shooter situations, but to work with communities in order to detect and prevent radicalization.


The Priciest Crossings in the Country Just Got Pricier

Monday, December 07, 2015

Here's the good news for drivers: that was the last of five annual Port Authority toll hikes that took effect Sunday.   
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Good News for the Environment Could Be Bad News for Utility Companies

Tuesday, December 01, 2015

If Con Edison has to buy back every megawatt of solar power its customers produce, it won't be around for long.


An Uneven Recovery from Sandy

Tuesday, November 24, 2015

In some New York City neighborhoods, more than half of eligible home construction projects are underway. In others, it's as few as 10 percent.  

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Can New York's Top Lawyer Fight Climate Change?

Monday, November 23, 2015

Eric Schneiderman's investigation of fossil fuel companies may be giving him a political lift, but it also could dramatically change the way we think about climate change.


Taking the Long View on the Ill-Fated Second Avenue Subway

Friday, November 20, 2015

For people who know the train line's stop-and-start history, the latest delay is déjà vu all over again.

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A Flurry of Flamenco (and More) This Holiday Season

Thursday, November 19, 2015

Dance critic and reporter Marina Harss previews several upcoming performances (that aren't 'The Nutcracker').


Michael Bloomberg's Future

Wednesday, October 28, 2015

The former mayor is back running the company that bears his name. What are his plans for the financial media giant, and is he seriously considering running for President?

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How Do You Get to the End of the 2nd Avenue Subway?

Monday, October 26, 2015

The latest deal on MTA funding won't even finish the line's second phase — let alone the third and the fourth. Which means the hunt for more money is on. 

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37 Years Later, 'Goodfellas' Airport Heist Goes on Trial in Brooklyn

Wednesday, October 21, 2015

An 80 year-old Queens mobster has been placed at the center of the infamous 1978 robbery of a Lufthansa cargo terminal at JFK airport.


Why Not Tipping Your Waiter Can Be Better for Everyone

Wednesday, October 14, 2015

Danny Meyer, the man behind some of the city's best known restaurants, says getting rid of tipping will help all of his employees.


Two Shows to See in a Season Full of Openings

Friday, October 09, 2015

One exhibit focuses on money, politics and art in the Middle East. The other features a lesser-known Renaissance artist.

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