Tue, Nov 11, 2014, 12:19am
The Morningside Heights and West Harlem council member released the statement before the NYPD announced Monday afternoon that it will no longer make arrests for low-level marijuana possession.
Fri, Oct 31, 2014, 4:54pm
Community leaders and politicians in Harlem held two meetings this week to inform locals about the deadly disease and combat the stigma surrounding it.
Thu, Oct 23, 2014, 5:26am
Wednesday’s on-and-off rain and winds didn’t stop a crowd of fans, comedians, politicians, and curious passersby from gathering to witness the unveiling of a new sign declaring part of 121st Street George Carlin Way.
Sun, Oct 12, 2014, 11:45pm
Mayor Bill de Blasio and the City Council announced a $130 million plan last week that will address some issues in parks around the city.
Fri, Oct 10, 2014, 2:04am
Introduced by Upper West Side City Council member Helen Rosenthal and Morningside Heights and Manhattanville City Council member Mark Levine on Wednesday, the bill proposes a three-month ban on all cars in the Central Park loop to study how a more permanent ban would affect traffic.
Tue, Sep 30, 2014, 12:44am
District 7 City Council member Mark Levine is calling for better enforcement of speed limits in city parks after a speeding cyclist struck and killed a pedestrian in Central Park last week.
Sun, Apr 13, 2014, 5:40pm
City Council member Mark Levine's proposal to expand the Citi Bike bike-sharing program to the Upper West Side will be a great improvement to the neighborhood's transportation as well as a welcome option for travel to and from Columbia's Manhattanville campus.
Tue, Apr 8, 2014, 12:14am
Residents of Upper Manhattan will be riding around on Citi Bikes if local politicians have their way.
Sun, Apr 6, 2014, 3:13pm
A week after workers started clearing the north plot of the cathedral's campus, federal, state, and city officials joined local activists on Saturday morning to protest the development.
Wed, Apr 2, 2014, 3:14am
Albert Bialek, the building’s owner, has told Spectator over the past two weeks that a new lease agreement will be announced within the next two weeks. While he would not share the name of the company signing the lease, Bialek said that he is happy with the plan.