Catherine Diaz

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Green Ships and Military Bands for Fleet Week

Sunday, May 24, 2015

Three U.S. Navy ships and two Coast Guard cutters are some of the boats visiting town for the week-long event.

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Social Issues You Can Sit On

Tuesday, May 19, 2015

Lunch tables and benches painted by New York City students will populate the city parks this summer.
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Lawmakers Crack Down on Nail Salon Abuses

Monday, May 18, 2015

Nail salon owners and lawmakers say they would like to clean up their industry.


Got a Social Problem? Ask These NYC Students How to Fix It

Wednesday, May 06, 2015

At an annual Social Justice Expo at NYU, students talked about how to solve everything from police community relations to litter on the streets.


A Girls Designers Club

Sunday, May 03, 2015

The Museum of Arts and Design presents an exhibit dedicated to female artists from the 1950s until today. 


After Murder, Officials Say Bronx Shelter Should Close

Thursday, April 30, 2015

Local leaders call for closure of Project Renewal homeless shelter after its director was murdered.

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FEMA Flood Zone Maps Include 450,000 More Households

Wednesday, April 29, 2015

The new maps mean twice as many New York City properties will be in a flood zone.

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Getting in Shape for Free

Sunday, April 26, 2015

Fencing in Bryant Park in Manhattan, Zumba at Poe Park in The Bronx and meditation at the Conference House Park in Staten Island are some of the classes available this spring.  


Brooklyn Joins the 'Breastfeeding Empowerment Zone' Movement

Thursday, April 16, 2015

Brooklyn Borough President Eric Adams launches a new proposal that will let mothers breastfeed in public.


Extraordinary Species Living On the Edge

Friday, April 10, 2015

An exhibit at the American Museum of Natural History offers a look at the world of animals and plants with superpowers.


An Easter with Kangaroos

Friday, April 03, 2015

The Standard Hotel, High Line is one of the places around New York City which offers pop-up petting zoos for the holidays. 


Twenty Years of Life in Hidden Areas of New York City

Sunday, March 29, 2015

The New York Public Library is showing about 80 photos by William Meyers, who captured scenes from under-explored areas of the outer boroughs for 20 years.

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NYC Schools to Observe Two Muslim Holidays as Days Off

Wednesday, March 04, 2015

After nine years, Muslim groups win their campaign to put Eid al-Fitr and Eid al-Aha on school calendar.
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Name a Roach This Valentine's Day

Monday, February 09, 2015

The Bronx Zoo says forget diamonds — nothing says eternal love like naming a Madagascar hissing cockroach.

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