Federal Magistrate Roanne Mann surprised us all by releasing her Congressional maps a week early, and promptly sent New York’s political world into a frenzy. But who wins and loses the week?
New Yorkers yearning for a magical ride on a painted horse (or bug) will soon have three times as many opportunities to fulfill their dreams. Some might say we’re a city obsessed with carousels. It may just be the truth…
Geographical allegiance, rather than party alliances, appears to be influencing whether politicians support or oppose the NYPD’s surveillance operations of Muslim communities in New York and New Jersey.
In 1895, Theodore Roosevelt was appointed NYC police commissioner, and set off to clean up the decidedly sin-loving town. But sin wasn’t going down without a fight.
Two court rulings upheld local bans on hydraulic fracking in New York State. MetroFocus looks at which towns might be next in the ongoing judicial battle.
In addition to a career in medicine, Dr. Neal Baer has been an executive producer of “Law & Order: Special Victims Unit” and now “A Gifted Man,” both television shows set in New York City. A major challenge of his job is finding shoot locations in the city that fit the script. Here are a few things he’s learned during his career overseeing large-scale television productions in and around New York.