Danny Lewis

Danny Lewis appears in the following:

Stars at the Milky Way's Edge Could be Remnants of "Galactic Invasions"

Monday, February 26, 2018

A Columbia University astronomer says the stars may have been evicted during galactic collisions.


WNYC, Two Other Public Radio Stations Acquire Gothamist and Sister Sites

Friday, February 23, 2018

Two anonymous donors are largely funding the move by WNYC, KPCC and WAMU to acquire local news sites Gothamist, LAist and DCist.

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Seneca Village: NYC's First Settlement of Black Landowners

Thursday, February 22, 2018

On the west side of what's now Central Park, a community of mostly African Americans formed in 1825. Here's how they lost that land and the rights that came with it.

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That Time Billy Graham Packed Madison Square Garden and Yankee Stadium to the Brim

Wednesday, February 21, 2018

More than 60 years ago, the evangelist was already drawing crowds of thousands.


Upgrades Coming to Four Subways Stops, but Accessibility?

Tuesday, February 20, 2018

The MTA says the stations will be shuttered to make way for major renovations, but elevators are not necessarily part of the plan.

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A Brief History of One of Brooklyn's Oldest Black Communities

Monday, February 19, 2018

The once-forgotten town of Weeksville was once a safe haven for black families escaping racial violence


Piece of Fire Escape Falls on Two Pedestrians In Lower Manhattan

Friday, February 16, 2018

The FDNY said two people have been taken to Bellevue Hospital in serious condition after a metal step fell seven stories. 

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New Jersey Suburb Will Make Road Closure Warnings 'Less Foreboding'

Thursday, February 15, 2018

Leonia business owners say the signs — as is — are scaring away customers.

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New York Legislators Call For FEMA to Extend Aid to Puerto Ricans

Tuesday, February 13, 2018

Hundreds of families could lose hotel room shelters this week, including those based in New York.


Leonia's Traffic Ban Is Keeping Customers Away

Friday, February 09, 2018

Business owners say the new rules are confusing regulars from out-of-town 

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As Boilers Died, Public Housing Authority Had to Rely on Outside Specialists

Thursday, February 08, 2018

The city pulled in personnel from other departments to make emergency repairs to boilers and heating systems because of a severe shortage of its own technicians.

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At Root of NYCHA Heat Crisis: Lack of Technicians to Fix Aging Boilers

Tuesday, February 06, 2018

Nearly a third of the housing authority's boiler technicians have left their jobs since 2014 and the pipeline to replace them has stalled.

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'I ♥ NY' Signs Could Cost the State Millions

Friday, February 02, 2018

Federal authorities are threatening to withhold highway funding if the state doesn't take down the signs

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All Flu Shots Are Not Equal (in Price)

Tuesday, January 30, 2018

If your health insurance won't cover the vaccine, it's worth shopping for the best price. We did some research for you.


Judge's Acquittal Complicates Job for Senator Menendez's Prosecutor

Thursday, January 25, 2018

A former federal prosecutor says the Justice Department may have a tough time selling its case to a jury

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New Jersey Suburb Closes Roads to Out-of-Towners

Monday, January 22, 2018

Leonia, New Jersey, has closed most of its streets to non-residents after GPS apps discovered it was a shortcut to and from the George Washington Bridge.

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What You Need to Know if The Federal Government Shuts Down

Friday, January 19, 2018

No passport renewals or tax help, but you can still visit the Statue of Liberty.


Eric Garner's Mother Says the NYPD Is Blocking Justice

Thursday, January 18, 2018

A police watchdog group is ready to prosecute, but the NYPD is waiting for the feds to weigh in.

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False Emergency Alerts: Could It Happen Here?

Wednesday, January 17, 2018

New York City tests its alert system weekly, but on a parallel computer program — which raises other questions.


As Snow Melts, Dogs and Humans Risk Electric Shock

Thursday, January 11, 2018

Road salt and slush make for an electrifying combination.