Mayor de Blasio Cracks Down On Predatory Practices In Taxi Industry From Harlem To Hollis

The de Blasio Administration today announced it arrested a Staten Island man accused of impersonating a City Marshal in order to repossess taxi cabs and medallions from unsuspecting taxi owners. Continue Reading →

City Council Speaker Johnson Wants Pay-What-You-Can Fines From Harlem To Hollis

Some New York City fines could soon be like admission to the Met: Pay what you can. City Council Speaker Corey Johnson unveiled a proposal Wednesday that would charge New Yorkers for certain civil offenses based on their wages. Continue Reading →

Self-Cloning Tick Species Could Invade NYC From Harlem Too Hollis This Year, Study Warns

An invasive tick species that can clone itself and make humans sick may pose a greater threat to New York City than researchers previously thought writes Patch.

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Staten Island Gets A New No. 2 Cop And A Top NYPD Official From Harlem

SILive reports that should a terrorist plot ever take aim at Staten Island, the borough couldn’t ask for a more experienced tandem at the helm. Continue Reading →

DCAS Opens First Civil Service Testing Center For Applicants From Harlem To Hollis On Staten Island

The Department of Citywide Administrative Services (DCAS) officially opened a new Computer-Based Testing and Applications Center (CTAC) for Civil Service exams today at 135 Canal St., 3rd floor, in the Stapleton section of Staten Island. Continue Reading →

REBNY Report: NYC Residential Transactions Register New Average Sales Price Highs in 3Q

Among the New York City home sales transactions completed in the third quarter of 2017, those recorded for cooperatives from Harlem to Hollis. Continue Reading →

Amazon Is Building A $5 billion Secondary North American HQ And Wants Local Governments To Submit Proposals

Venturebeat reports that Amazon has announced plans to open a second headquarters in North America and today launched a request for proposal (RFP) from local and state governments as it looks to pin down a site for the project. Continue Reading →

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