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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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 →

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 →