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  1. neighborhood news
    Voguing Through the Pain at O’Shae Sibley’s MemorialHundreds gathered at the vigil for the dancer, whose killing has been charged as a hate crime.
  2. neighborhood news
    The Decadelong Battle Over the Elizabeth Street Garden Nears Its EndUnless the garden’s supporters can figure out how to overturn a universal court ruling handed down in June, a developer will raze the grounds.
  3. Bushwick Fire Destroys Homes, Pigeon CoopFive buildings were wrecked last night on Dekalb Avenue.
  4. neighborhood news
    Newborn Found in Nativity Scene at Queens ChurchThe healthy baby boy was found in the appropriately named Holy Child Jesus Church in Richmond Hill.
  5. neighborhood news
    Tombs Uncovered Below Washington Square They’ve been there for a while.
  6. neighborhood news
    Ice-Skating Rink Leaks Ammonia in Prospect ParkTen people were hospitalized.
  7. neighborhood news
    Weird Accessories Are Fine; Grabbing Women Is NotIn case you were wondering.
  8. neighborhood news
    The Queens Tourism Center Is ClosingThat’s right, Queens has a tourism center.
  9. neighborhood news
    Photos and War Stories From Brighton Beach’s Victory Day ParadeThe anniversary of Germany’s WWII surrender has special significance in Brooklyn’s corner of the former Soviet Union.
  10. new york nightmares
    Falling Plywood Injures Woman in Soho Just another thing to worry about.
  11. animanhattan
    NYPD Ruins Coyote’s Battery Park City JogIt’s not clear if this is the same animal spotted in Riverside Park earlier this week.
  12. neighborhood news
    88,000 People Apply to Live in the ‘Poor Door’ BuildingOnly 55 units are available.
  13. neighborhood news
    Hillary Clinton Might Be Coming to Brooklyn Her team is looking at office space in Brooklyn Heights.
  14. bill de blasio’s new york
    The de Blasios Haven’t Quite Warmed Up to the Upper East Side Park Slope forever.
  15. scary things
    NYPD Looking for a Guy Who Went on a Box Cutter Slashing Spree in Union Square He also slapped a woman. 
  16. scary and sad things
    One of Every New Yorker’s Greatest Fears Kills Man in Bed-StuyHe fell through a cellar door on a sidewalk.
  17. animanhattan
    NYPD Takes Down ‘Feisty’ Upper West Side Coyote Unusual, but not unheard of. 
  18. school daze
    Washington Heights School’s Bathrooms Are BadThat might not even be the worst part of this story.
  19. neighborhood news
    Brooklyn Is Getting Its Own Apple StoreIn Williamsburg.
  20. neighborhood news
    Teens One Step Closer to Taking Over NYCThey’re now allowed to join community boards.
  21. neighborhood news
    Drunken Santas Won’t Puke All Over Bushwick After All SantaCon 2014 is currently homeless.
  22. neighborhood news
    Some (Potentially Shady) Guy Rents a West Village Duplex for $10 a MonthAnd his lease is supposed to last for 50 years!
  23. animal heads
    Animal Heads Hang From Traffic Light in BrooklynThe new sneakers.
  24. neighborhood news
    Someone Tried to Shoot Rapper Freddie Gibbs in Williamsburg Last NightOutside the venue Rough Trade NYC.
  25. neighborhood news
    ‘No Hoodie’ Signs Not Racist, Says Creator“The only complaint you might have is from the little thugs selling drugs in the corner.”
  26. scary things
    Cops Kill Ax-Wielding Attacker, Shoot BystanderChaos on a Queens street.
  27. crimes and misdemeanors
    NYC’s Most Notorious, Porsche-Driving Graffiti Artist Busted by Obsessed NYPDFor wheat-pasting.
  28. very sad things
    Central Park Black-Bear Cub Was Hit by a CarIt’s unclear if she died in the park.
  29. very sad things
    Mysterious Black Bear Cub Found Dead in Central ParkNot from the zoo.
  30. technology
    Those Secret NYC Phone Booth Devices Are Getting EvictedAfter they were exposed this morning.
  31. bill de blasio’s new york
    You Can Now Rent Mayor de Blasio’s Park Slope Home for $4,975 a MonthA steal for the size and location.
  32. can u not
    NYPD Reportedly Told Black Teens in Park Slope to ‘Get Out of the Neighborhood’According to a woman who witnessed the incident.
  33. new york’s finest
    NYPD Slams Pregnant Woman Onto the Street in Latest Rough Arrest VideoTough to watch.
  34. very sad things
    Central Park Bike Accident Leaves Pedestrian in Critical ConditionNo charges so far against the cyclist.
  35. sad and gross things
    Horny Old Racist Has Shockingly Disgusting Excuse for Posting Porn in His WindowHe says it’s not to intimidate his Indian neighbors.
  36. sad real estate porn
    Gigantic Graffiti Mansion on Bowery Sells, Will Probably Become CondosIt’s been a single-family home since 1966.
  37. neighborhood news
    Spider-Man and Batman Team Up to Fight Times Square HecklersMidtown’s not-so-super heroes strike again.
  38. real estate
    You Can’t Afford BrooklynThe price of real estate in some of its neighborhoods easily surpassed Manhattan’s median sale price.
  39. neighborhood news
    The Westboro Baptist Church Attempts to Troll New York CityIt’s not really working. 
  40. puppies!!!!!!
    UWS Building Won’t Let Dogs Walk in the Lobby Their owners are required to carry them.
  41. puppies!!!!!!
    Perfect Dog-Poop Signs on the Upper East SideAnother way to celebrate National Dog Day.
  42. horrible things
    Bronx Day-Care Worker Was ‘Wrestling’ With Toddler Before He DiedShe’s been charged with manslaughter and reckless endangerment.
  43. crimes and misdemeanors
    72-Year-Old Sucker Punched in West VillageYikes.
  44. real estate porn
    Graffiti-Covered, 72-Room Bowery Mansion Is Finally for SaleThe landmarked single-family home may become retail space.
  45. neighborhood news
    Signs in Hasidic Brooklyn Suggest Dressing Modestly; Women Not Having ItCover up for Israel. 
  46. West Village Shootout Kills 1, Wounds 3 OfficersMonday afternoon, on West 4th Street and Sixth Avenue.
  47. stand clear of the closing doors
    G Train to Cause More Trouble Than Usual for Greenpoint Residents The line won’t run between Nassau Avenue and Court Square for five weeks.
  48. creative vandalism
    Harsh Parking Critic Goes a Bit OverboardSpray-painting poorly parked vehicles.
  49. animanhattan
    Washington Square Park Snake Has a New, Indoor HomeShe’s said to be “very, very friendly.”
  50. neighborhood news
    Fancy Upper West Side Building Will Have a Separate Door for Poor People NYC’s Department of Housing just signed off on the plan.
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