Heather Hardy, the World Boxing Organization featherweight champion, has been on the front lines of the fight for pay equity in boxing.
New York City is highly vulnerable to the intensifying threat of climate change.
At the international Nerdlesque Festival, burlesque performers from around the world converge on Brooklyn.
Participants in a new program to teach the violin to children in Brooklyn recently held their first concert.
The city is refusing to consider the demographic and racial impact of its rezoning projects, advocates say.
Families of pedestrians and cyclists killed by cars say it is painful when coverage blames the victim.
Freight rail advocates see a golden opportunity for growth along the Bay Ridge Branch of the New York & Atlantic Railway.
Parents' fears of head injuries have hurt participation in the Brooklyn Hurricanes, a football team for young people.