New York City
Wednesday, June 30, 2010
Advertisements are a nuisance. The giant ones plastered on billboards and buildings all over major cities - those are eyesores. However, in the new short documentary "Up There," director Michael Murray may have just ...
Friday, June 25, 2010
By Bob Hennelly
There will be layoffs, but not as many as originally planned.
Tuesday, June 22, 2010
By Matthew Schuerman : Editor, WNYC
Mayor Michael Bloomberg is appointing Robert Steel, a former Wall Street banker, as his deputy mayor for economic development, according to city officials.
Friday, June 18, 2010
New York lawmakers Kirsten Gillibrand, Carolyn Maloney and Anthony Weiner came to Ground Zero today to announce progress toward getting a stalled 9/11 health bill passed.
Friday, June 18, 2010
By Kate Hinds
If you buy food from street vendors, you may have noticed a lot more food trucks on the streets. New York City Councilmember Jessica Lappin has -- and now she wants truck operators who get multiple parking tickets to lose their permits.
Lappin, who represents the ...
Wednesday, June 16, 2010
By Annmarie Fertoli : Associate Producer at WNYC
Today marks Bloomsday, and celebrations are taking place in literary circles around the world to commemorate the fictional journey of Leopold Bloom, the main character in James Joyce's "Ulysses."
Thursday, June 10, 2010
Mayor Michael Bloomberg is among the thousands of iPad users whose e-mail addresses were exposed due to a security problem involving AT&T. Bloomberg shrugged off the issue today, saying he doesn't consider it a big deal. He's touted his iPad as a helpful tool in managing the city's business.
Tuesday, June 08, 2010
By Michael Drury : WNYC Newsroom
Monday, June 07, 2010
Democratic Congressman Charles Rangel kicked off his twenty first campaign for re-election on Sunday, and added that he was not concerned about several challengers running against him.
Friday, June 04, 2010
U.S. Supreme Court Justice Sonia Sotomayor returned to the public housing project in the Bronx where she grew up for a rededication ceremony. The Bronxdale Houses, will now be named the Justice Sonia Sotamayor Houses.