A brief introduction to the NYCGHA and some of its players.
Residents of the Rockaways in southern Queens found ways to get to the polls despite the absence of services and changes to polling locations.
The financial crisis may be easing, but in many neighborhoods, the consequences of widespread subprime lending still are bearing themselves out.
Every year the Hasidic Jewish community in Crown Heights participates in the ritual of Kaporos on the eve of Yom Kippur. This year, they were joined by protesters.