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May 28, 2015 1:09 PM | Comments
What role did New York City play in the efforts of the Underground Railroad?VIDEO
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May 28, 2015 1:09 PM | Comments
More than 1,300 structures have been designated as landmarks as well as more than 100 interiors.VIDEO
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May 21, 2015 1:04 PM | Comments

As buildings seem to grow taller and taller, the question is – is there a limit to their height?

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May 21, 2015 1:04 PM | Comments
For her book, Alda interviewed more than 60 notable Bronx natives.VIDEO
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Kirsti Itameri  |  April 2, 2015 1:04 PM | Comments
Two years ago, Sam Roberts wrote a piece for The New York Times titled A History of New York in 50 Objects. Concluding that New York's history couldn't be told in 50 or even 100 objects, he expanded his list into a book.VIDEO
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March 26, 2015 4:38 PM | Comments

Transportation is critical to New York City’s economic health and quality of life. That’s why, regardless of administration, the job of commissioner of transportation has tended to be one of the most important positions in city hall.

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February 20, 2015 10:46 AM | Comments

The de Blasio administration’s proposed $77.7 billion preliminary budget, Forbes relocates to Jersey City, how the media covers politics and PBS Nature filmmaker Joe Pontecorvo.

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February 19, 2015 2:25 PM | Comments
New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio is proposing a $77.7 billion budget for the next fiscal year.VIDEO
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February 18, 2015 1:54 PM | Comments

The de Blasio administration’s proposed $77.7 billion preliminary budget, Forbes relocates to Jersey City, how the media covers politics and PBS Nature filmmaker Joe Pontecorvo.

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February 6, 2015 2:43 PM | Comments
Speaking at Baruch College, the mayor had a long list of priorities for the coming year.VIDEO
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