July 12, 2012 at 4:00 am
MetroFocus speaks to smokers and tobacco vendors after the court tells the city to roll up its graphic anti-smoking posters. Continue Reading
July 11, 2012 at 6:58 pm
If the proposed fare increase is approved, six cents per ride will be deposited into a healthcare fund for drivers. According to the New York Taxi Workers Alliance, 50 percent of yellow cab drivers have no health insurance.
July 11, 2012 at 4:00 am
First get your camera ready for views like these. Then look through the lens of urban history and science at two museum events that mark Manhattanhenge.
July 10, 2012 at 4:00 am
Animal Care and Control plans new placement services but advocates worry about euthanasia rates at shelters.
July 06, 2012 at 4:00 am
The MTA spent almost $500 million last year on paratransit services for New Yorkers with disabilities. Plans to divert riders to public transportation or taxis are being questioned by disability advocates.
July 04, 2012 at 9:15 am
The arts play a crucial role in educating the youth in the city, and are particularly valuable to children and teens with special needs.
July 03, 2012 at 4:00 am
A gift from the people of France, the Statue of Liberty was not immediately embraced by Americans for either its aesthetics or ideals.
June 27, 2012 at 12:41 pm
New Jersey DEP Commissioner Bob Martin says the organization is investigating ways to cope with rising sea levels and flooding, as well as improve air quality and keep state parks open.
June 27, 2012 at 4:00 am
Open your eyes and ears to the inspiring art found on New Yorkers’ daily subway commutes.