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OMB Director: City Budget Boosted by $2.2 Billion Through Mayor’s Austerity Measures

By: C. Zawadi Morris Jacques Jiha, director of the New York City Mayor’s Office of Management and Budget, held a press briefing on...

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Mayor Commends NYPD’s Success in Maintaining Safety at Columbia University

By: Shenal Tissera Prior to the police clearing and arresting pro-Palestinian protesters at Columbia University Tuesday night, New York...

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Budget Proposal: Police and Education Funds Reinstated, Libraries Hit by Cuts

New York City Mayor Eric Adams announced a $111.6 billion fiscal 2025 executive budget plan on Wednesday, which includes restored...

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Mayor Blames Outside Influence for Protest Disruptions, Announces Expansion of NYPD Recruit Classes

By: Shenal Tissera New York City mayor Eric Adams criticized the people who have caused disruption, like throwing chairs and bottles,...

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Albany Approves $237 Billion State Budget

New York State Governor Kathy Hochul and state legislators came to a final agreement on a $237 billion fiscal year 2025 budget over the...

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Cross-sector Partnership Aims To Reduce Food-related Carbon Emissions

New York City Mayor Eric Adams is leading a new partnership between national and New York City-based institutions to reduce food-related...

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Mayor Launches Pilot Programs to Tackle Package Theft, Domestic Violence

By: Shenal Tissera New York City Mayor Eric Adams said he was proud to launch two new pilot programs that looks to improve the everyday...

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Mayor Dodges Questions About Sexual Assault Case and FBI Investigation

By: Shenal Tissera New York City Mayor Eric Adams declined to answer specific questions about the sexual assault lawsuit filed against...

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Democrats, Progressives, and the Great NYC Eviction: How Gentrification Politics Betrayed Black and Latino Homeowners

By Tony Lindsay – Concerned Brooklyn Homeowner In a city that prides itself on its diversity and progressive values, something...

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Mayor Adams and City Council Members Allow Doomsday Hammer To Fall on NYC Homeowners One Day After Labor Day

Small NYC Homeowners trying to make ends meet are being punished by New York City Lawmakers while Developers and Hotel Lobbyists Are...

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