Community groups saved an historic synagogue from destruction. Now the coalition is working on a long-term preservation plan amid financial strife.
The Waterfalls installation already has attracted 340,000 viewers – about a quarter of them tourists – boosting the local economy, officials say.
When his local food pantry began cutting back on its allotments, Jimmy Escobar got moving – on his bike.
South Street Seaport Museum’s scrappy W.O. Decker is the Tug of the Year. The vessel claimed her title at the Waterford Tugboat Roundup.
The side of a building on 125th Street and Broadway has become a focal point of AIDS awareness in Harlem.
Midwest farmers have doubled profits since 2005 by selling grains like corn and soybeans. But Northeast farmers, who primarily raise livestock, have ended up on the wrong side of the tipping scale.
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Veteran Guillermo Montero recently bought his first hybrid taxi, saving him $30 a day in gas. Monteroâ€™s Toyota Camry is now among the 1,020 hybrid cabs in the city. Officials are hoping that all 13,150 yellow taxis will go green in the next few years.