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NYPD Seek Rape Suspect In Central Park Case

The Huffington Post | Jane Janeczko | Posted 11.18.2013 | New York

Police are seeking the man who allegedly raped a 28-year-old woman in Central Park early Sunday morning. The NYPD released a security video of the...

Officials Seize Toy Shipment With Dangerous Lead Levels

The Huffington Post | Jane Janeczko | Posted 11.18.2013 | New York

Before they could make it into Santa's sack, shipments of children's toys from China were seized on Oct. 28 and Oct. 29 by Consumer Product Safety Com...

Long Island Teen Captured Deer And Posted Photos To Instagram

The Huffington Post | Jane Janeczko | Posted 11.19.2013 | New York

The four young men from Long Island who were ticketed after capturing two deer and posting photos of the incident on Instagram are now facing fines of...

Plan To Add Skyscrapers In East Midtown Gets Demolished

DNAinfo | Posted 11.13.2013 | New York

MIDTOWN — The Bloomberg Administration's plan to add skyscrapers to East Midtown crumbled Tuesday when the City Council rejected it. Council Spea...

PHOTOS: For The Next Sandy, Plugging Up NYC's Subways

The Huffington Post | Jane Janeczko | Posted 11.13.2013 | New York

After Hurricane Sandy illustrated the dire need to protect New York City's subways from flooding, the "tunnel plug" was born. During a "Sandy ...

WATCH: Ex-Nazi Still Living In Queens Despite Protests

The Huffington Post | Jane Janeczko | Posted 11.11.2013 | New York

Ninety-one-year-old Jakiw Palij, a former Nazi guard, is still living in his New York City home despite years protests outside his front door, and aft...

Alleged Prostitute Arrested For Wearing Skinny Jeans, Pea Coat

The Huffington Post | Jane Janeczko | Posted 11.11.2013 | New York

A Manhattan judge dismissed the case against a woman who was arrested under suspicion of prostitution based on an NYPD officer's analysis of her outfi...

Rationalizing the Approach to Municipal Real Estate Assets

Tucker Reed | Posted 01.23.2014 | New York
Tucker Reed

Physical space is a difficult commodity to create more of in the five boroughs, as such underutilized space can provide a powerful economic development tool that supports neighborhood revitalization, housing and job creation.

PHOTOS: Adopt These NYC Pets

Posted 11.10.2013 | New York

Every week The Huffington Post New York features city animals up for adoption, in partnership with Animal Care & Control of New York City. A nonpro...

31 'Celebrities' Who Are Only Famous To People Who Live In New York

BuzzFeed | Posted 11.08.2013 | New York

1. Dr. Zizmor Who he is: the sphinx-like dermatologist who has fixed faces that have launched a thousand C trains. His shitty clip-art, photoshopped ...

Top Aide To Letitia James Found Dead In Apartment

The Huffington Post | Jane Janeczko | Posted 11.08.2013 | New York

Alfred Chiodo, a top aide to New York City Public Advocate-elect Letitia James, was found hanged in his Brooklyn apartment on Thursday, The Associated...

Traffic Death Of 3-Year-Old Girl Sparks Conversation About Street Safety

The Huffington Post | Jane Janeczko | Posted 11.12.2013 | New York

Last month, Amy Tam and Hsi-Pei Liao lost their 3-year-old daughter Allison Liao when she was fatally struck by a car while crossing the street with h...

Inside An NYC Park: A Discovery

Bonnie Gleicher | Posted 01.23.2014 | New York
Bonnie Gleicher

The 40 to 60-somethings: They bring a book to read, every now and then looking up at the strollers passing by. But the 70-year-olds and up -- the ones who have lived the most life -- they arrive at the park with nothing. No phone, no book.

VIDEO: Film Student Sues After Arrest For Filming Outside Brooklyn Precinct

THe Huffington Post | Jane Janeczko | Posted 11.08.2013 | New York

A 29-year-old film student is suing the NYPD after he was ticketed and parts of his video equipment were confiscated while filming a documentary about...

What Do Tuesday's Elections Mean? (If Anything)

William Bradley | Posted 01.23.2014 | Politics
William Bradley

After an anti-climactic election day which turned out mostly as anticipated going into the elections, it's time for the quadrennial exercise in over-analysis in search of national import from the races for New Jersey governor, Virginia governor, and New York mayor.

New York Voters Approve Of 7 New Casinos

The Huffington Post | Jane Janeczko | Posted 11.06.2013 | New York

A ballot measure allowing seven new casinos in New York state was approved by voters Tuesday. Governor Andrew Cuomo says that the plan will bring ...

Voters Could Raise Retirement Age for Judges

Patch | Posted 11.04.2013 | New York

New Yorkers are being asked to vote on six referendums on Tuesday, including whether the mandatory retirement age for Supreme Court and Court of Appea...

Lhota Lashes Out At De Blasio Over Sleep Habits

The Huffington Post | Jane Janeczko | Posted 11.04.2013 | New York

Joe Lhota wants everyone to know that Bill de Blasio is not a morning person. De Blasio arrived an hour late to a campaign rally on the Upper West...

How Overturning Term Limits Helped De Blasio

AP | JONATHAN LEMIRE | Posted 11.04.2013 | New York

NEW YORK -- NEW YORK (AP) — The race to elect the next mayor of New York City, which comes to an end Tuesday, in some ways got its start on Oct. 23,...

PHOTOS: Adopt These NYC Pets

Posted 11.01.2013 | New York

Every week The Huffington Post New York features city animals up for adoption, in partnership with Animal Care & Control of New York City. A nonpro...

WATCH: Would-Be Banksy Thief Tackled By Fan, Arrested

The Huffington Post | Jane Janeczko | Posted 11.01.2013 | New York

A few hours after an inflatable Banksy piece appeared outside a building in Long Island City on Thursday, two would-be art thieves climbed a ladder in...

UPDATE: High Winds Cause Scaffolding Collapse Near Times Square

The Huffington Post | Jane Janeczko | Posted 11.01.2013 | New York

At least three people were injured Friday morning near Times Square when scaffolding on 40th Street between Broadway and 7th Avenue collapsed. Int...

NYCHA Ordered To Pay Single Mother $20,000 Over Cold Water

The Huffington Post | Jane Janeczko | Posted 10.31.2013 | New York

Cheryl Brown and her three children were without hot water for two years in their East Harlem apartment. Adding injury to insult, The New York Daily N...

Hurricane Sandy In Pound Ridge, N.Y.: A Look Back One Year Later

Bonni Brodnick | Posted 12.29.2013 | New York
Bonni Brodnick

One year ago today -- October 29, 2012 -- Hurricane Sandy began its blustery tour through Pound Ridge, New York and its sweeping devastation of the ea...

NYC Will Likely Raise The Smoking Age To 21

The Huffington Post | Jane Janeczko | Posted 10.28.2013 | New York

New York City teenagers will still be able to see cigarettes in stores, but they may not be able to smoke them anymore. Mayor Michael Bloomberg dr...