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Out of Prison, Back to Congress? Michael Grimm Is Trying on Staten Island

After pleading guilty to tax fraud, Mr. Grimm gave up his seat in 2014. Now he’s running to reclaim his Staten Island House seat.
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He’s ‘Old School’ — and Has the Dunce Chair to Prove It

A retired teacher turned his Manhattan apartment into a shrine to his school years. Now he’s expanding his collection citywide, to showcase his love for all things vintage public schools.
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K2 Eyed as Culprit After 14 People Overdose in Brooklyn

Investigators were trying to determine the source of a drug that caused the victims to faint and vomit.
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Metropolitan Diary: Working From Home

An exchange in an elevator.
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Why He’s Holding Out in East Harlem, Despite the Demolition

Even as his landlord tears down the East Harlem building he lives in, Ray Tirado has stayed put in his apartment. “Harassment by construction” is a critical part of how gentrification takes hold in n…
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Race for N.Y. Attorney General Heats Up This Week

Office of the New York Attorney General
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New York's 92nd Street Y Plans $180 Million Renovation

Steve Remich for The Wall Street Journal
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Free Outdoor Summer Movies for Philly Families

Summer is the perfect time to spend quality time with family and friends, and nothing says "summer night" like attending a free outdoor movie under the stars. Many
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Take the Subway to NYC Beaches: Coney, Rockaway, Orchard Beach

Fourteen miles of sparkling sand and crashing waves can be found in four of the five boroughs (sorry river-locked Manhattan), which is good news for NYC families. Because as much as we enjoy hitting …
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The Best Beaches for Families on Long Island

Stretching along the north and south shores of Long Island are dazzling beaches known for their family-friendly vibes and natural beauty, and we don't mean just the Hamptons. Whether you have younger…
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15 Awesome Water Parks for New Jersey Kids and Families

New Jersey has several fantastic water parks, some of them right on the beach! From big-name parks and boardwalk
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Unsheltered: What You Need to Know as a New York Tenant

The city’s housing system can be complicated to navigate. Here’s a quick primer on what your rights are and how to exercise them.
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Pick-Your-Own Strawberry Farms and Festivals in the Hudson Valley

If apple picking is the perfect fall activity, then strawberry picking is surely the early-summer equivalent. Not only are you able to stock up on the sweet stuff, but you’re able to visit and suppor…
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Grace Notes: Finding the Backdrop of ‘Gatsby’ in Connecticut, Not Long Island

Where did F. Scott Fitzgerald find the landscape for “The Great Gatsby”? A book and a documentary challenge the long-held belief that Great Neck was the basis for West Egg.
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