Tuesday Mar 11
WNYC-AM New York
New York City estimates 30% of its waste stream could be diverted for composting.
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Mon Mar 10, 2014
The Real Deal
Sheet metal firm takes 50,000 square feet in Maspeth
Sheet metal manufacturer All City Metal is departing its longtime location in Long Island City for a space nearly double the size in Maspeth, according to a release from commercial and industrial brokerage Kalmon Dolgin Affiliates.
Wed Feb 26, 2014
Jackson Heights News
De Blasio and DOT attack potholes
In one of the worst winters in New York City history, road conditions have become hazardous over the past two months.
Tue Feb 25, 2014
Queens DA: Burglar Found With Stolen Cremated Remains
A Queens man charged with burglarizing homes was arrested with a box containing the cremated ashes of a woman's mother, authorities said.
Fri Feb 21, 2014
Police Say Mayor's Drivers Sometimes Break Traffic Laws to Maintain Safety
The NYPD said that the mayor's motorcade sometimes violates traffic laws, including speeding and running stop signs, to maintain security.
Thu Feb 20, 2014
Pothole blitz coming to Staten Island, citywide, as mayor fills one pothole himself
The city has filled more than 100,000 potholes so far this year - and Department of Transportation crews got some help from Mayor Bill de Blasio himself Thursday in advance of a "pothole blitz" slated for all five boroughs.
NYC Mayor's SUV caught breaking traffic laws
New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio's official vehicles were spotted breaking several traffic laws on Thursday, just two days after he laid out a sweeping traffic safety plan that included harsh restrictions on reckless drivers.
WNYC-AM New York
Mayor Fills Record Number of Potholes - One Personally
Mayor Bill de Blasio says New York City's Department of Transportation is facing "unprecedented" wear and tear on the streets from the brutal winter.
Wed Feb 19, 2014
Bike Lanes Coming to Ridgewood and Glendale This Summer
Queens bicyclists have a rare reason to celebrate. This summer, the city will begin implementing a network of bike lanes in Ridgewood and Glendale, which will connect to bike paths in Brooklyn.
Mon Feb 17, 2014
New York Daily News
Icy sidewalks are a hazard in Queens
An elderly woman named Josephine fell on the ice Monday at the corner of 74th St and 57th Ave. She suffered bruises to her face.
Fri Feb 14, 2014
Leftover Snow Provides Challenges For Valentine's Day Shoppers in Queens
Love might be in the air, but there's still a lot of snow on the ground and that's hampering New Yorkers looking buy gifts in Queens this Valentines Day.