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Midtown Hilton rooftop abuzz with honeybees

The stately hotel has 450,000 new guests that are all the buzz.

FDNY, NYPD send help to Hurricane Harvey relief efforts

The city’s best first responders will be lending a hand for the rescue and relief efforts in Texas.

City to create nightlife committee

The steps to update the city’s cabaret laws took a step forward.

Colin Kaepernick supporters rally outside NFL HQ

The debate over the quarterback was on full display outside the league’s doors.

De Blasio gives more detail into monument review

The debate around controversial memorials is heating up in New York City.

NYC Confederate memorials taken down amid Charlottesville

City leaders and organizations are moving quickly to remove the symbols of the racist figures off New York’s streets.

Arthur Kill gets OK for movie studio transformation

Staten Island’s growing presence in the city’s film industry has led to the new studio’s creation.

American Museum of Natural History names its Titanosaur

The museum’s resident dino is christened.

Clarke furious after Ft. Hamilton street rename snub

The federal government said it won’t change the controversial names in the Brooklyn army base.

Clintons take in ‘Wonder Woman’ in Brooklyn

Alamo Drafthouse ticket holders got a surprise.

Mayor’s office launches NYC movie night competition

Cinephiles will have the chance to choose the a city wide movie night.

MTA to continue FasTrack but won’t do full shutdown: Lhota

Joe Lhota says the overnight stoppage of stations is effective in curbing subway problems.

The Bronx is the hardest hit by high heat: City

There are some places in New York that are too hot to handle for some residents.

Brooklyn WWII Marine’s remains identified as Joseph Carbone

After nearly 74-years, the remains of a fallen soldier will come home.

NYC Restaurant Week founders reflect on 25th anniversary

The semi annual restaurant promotion has evolved into one of the most anticipated New York events.

Urban farming, bolstered by zoning law changes, blossoms in NYC

New York’s green acres are taking to the sky and proving to be a successful investment.

Union Hall gears up for long awaited comeback

The iconic Park Slope bar and venue worked quickly to rebound from a devastating fire, much to the excitement of local fans.

Prospect Park goes car-free for the rest of summer

The Brooklyn Park is testing a car free policy this summer.

Subway delays create huge human capital loss: Stringer

The city comptroller said New Yorkers are losing valuable time for their personal and professional lives.

Conversion therapy fee ban on the docket for City Council

The city will weigh taking a stand against the controversial practice.