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Will Electric Cars Give New York a Charge?

Apr 05, 2010

http://www.flickr.com/photos/helmspictures/ This Tesla is one of a number of electric cars coming on the market. Imagine it is 2013 in New York City. Many things in your life haven't changed since 2010


Council Increases Penalty for Dumping

Mar 04, 2010

Photo (cc) 2007 andyj682 Dumping in any New York City waterway is about to cost more than environmental quality. It's going to cost money. The City Council unanimously approved legislation Wednesday that creates


City Turns Deaf Ear to Noisy Neighbors

Feb 23, 2010

Photo (cc) anthonylibrarian Teens living above an East Village woman laughed at her when she asked them to stop running and jumping all night while her family tried to sleep. An


Talking Trash

Feb 03, 2010

Photo (cc) digiart2001 This story was done through a partnership between The Huffington Post's Eyes and Ears citizen journalism program and Gotham Gazette. Gotham Gazette reporter Courtney Gross wrote the piece