Mayor Michael Bloomberg
Schools Chancellor Dennis Walcott visited schools to celebrate a new school year.
Pupils at a brand new school in Lower Manhattan were greeted on their first day back to school Thursday by Mayor Michael Bloomberg, Schools Chancellor Dennis Walcott and renowned architect Frank Gehry.
New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg Tuesday reflected on residential and economic growth of Lower Manhattan just days before the 10th anniversary of 9/11.
New York City's Mayor Bloomberg called the rebirth of Lower Manhattan over the last ten years one of the greatest comebacks in this nation's history.
As Hurricane Irene approaches the East Coast, New York City is hunkering down.
New York City Mayor Bloomberg said that he expected to make a decision by late Friday whether residents in the city's so-called "Zone-A" would need to evacuate ahead of the storm that's now expected to hit the city Sunday.
Fragile Oasis, flickr
Mayor Bloomberg praises New York City for its ability to freely express art.
The sculptures of an artist detained in China are now on display in Manhattan’s Grand Army Plaza. Chinese artist Ai Weiwei’s exhibition called Circle of Animas/Zodiac Heads features twelve large bronze animal heads in front of the Pulitzer Fountain.
Manhattan, Staten Island and the Bronx all get “F’s,” but the American Lung Association’s report still says air quality is improving in the Big Apple.
New York City’s air ranks amongst the dirtiest in the United States. According to the American Lung Association’s annual State of the Air report, the five boroughs have the worst air in state, with the Bronx representing the most dangerous levels of pollutants statewide.