Mayor de Blasio claims unfair property tax system that favors the rich too complex to fix right away

Mayor de Blasio Claims Unfair Property Tax System that Favors the Rich too Complex to Fix Right Away

Mayor de Blasio said Monday that reforming city’s inequitable property-tax system will take more time than he has remaining in his term. Mayor de Blasio on Monday criticized a lawsuit demanding that he fix the city’s unbalanced property tax system as wrong-headed — but wouldn’t say how the problem [...]
1-Month-Old Baby Girl Dies in Brooklyn, 2nd Infant to Die in NYC in 2 Days: NYPD

1-Month-Old Baby Girl Dies in Brooklyn, 2nd Infant to Die in NYC in 2 Days: NYPD

Hospital Emergency Room Police are investigating what caused an infant girl to die in Brooklyn Monday morning. Officers were called to a Madison Street home in Bedford-Stuyvesant at about 9:30 a.m., police said. The baby was found unconscious and unresponsive. She was taken to Woodhull Hospital, where she was pronounced dead.The [...]

Crown Heights

Crown Heights, nicknamed by its residents "The Heights," in the 19th century was known as "Crown Hill." Some well known figures and celebrities that were either born, raised or currently live in Crown...