Most of the 100,000 pending foreclosures in New York State will eventually end up at an auction. A group of activists are trying to halt some of these auctions through song.
While the city is in the process of making its data transparent, the work of one nonprofit illuminates what the future of urban systems might look like.
Local and ethnic media reporters and organizations that serve non-English speakers and explore issues often untouched by mainstream news had their night out.
As the technology industry grows in NYC, so too does NY Tech Meetup, which now boasts 22,000 members.
If New York City is the Big Apple, then Central Park is its core. Scores of tourists and locals enjoy the more than 9,000 wooden benches that dot the massive park. Of these, about a third have been “adopted” by park-goers who want to own a tiny piece of history: 120 characters on a five-by-two-inch stainless steel plaque, to be exact.
A coalition of activists are demanding New York State keep its promise to study the impact of fracking on human health. What have other health studies revealed?