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Arson Brooklyn fireworks
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Kristie Keleshian
July 03, 2020 - 12:21 pm
A man faces arson charges after illegal fireworks burned down a home in Brooklyn.
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Indoor Dining After COVID-19
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Sophia Hall
July 02, 2020 - 8:39 pm
Indoor dining has been postponed indefinitely in New York City, but Long Island has already begun welcoming diners back inside.
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Chinatown fire
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Erica Brosnan
July 02, 2020 - 8:00 pm
Mayor Bill de Blasio on Thursday announced New York City would commit $80 million to reconstruct an historic Chinatown building destroyed in a fire in January.
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Empty Restaurant
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Steve Burns
July 02, 2020 - 7:43 pm
A new survey is showing just how grim the financial situation is for the city's bars and restaurants.
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Jersey Shore Boardwalk Seaside Heights
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Marla Diamond
July 02, 2020 - 6:50 pm
While it won’t be business as usual, casinos and other attractions will be opening up this holiday weekend along the Jersey Shore.
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Road Trip
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Lisa Tschernkowitsch
July 02, 2020 - 6:39 pm
This is the summer of the road trip.
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Prospect Park
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Steve Burns
July 02, 2020 - 5:08 pm
While the NYPD’s $1 billion budget cut received the most attention, the city also slashed funding for other programs, leaving many advocates unhappy.
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Newark water problem
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WCBS 880 Newsroom
July 02, 2020 - 4:24 pm
Newark has made significant progress in addressing the high levels of lead in the city’s drinking water.
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Coronavirus NYC
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Peter Haskell
July 02, 2020 - 3:19 pm
While the Tri-State area has seemingly overcome the coronavirus pandemic, health officials remain concerned over surges in other parts of the country.
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Day Care Center
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Marla Diamond
July 02, 2020 - 1:28 pm
With many people heading back to the office, the City Council is working on legislation to force the reopening of over 2,000 day care centers citywide.
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