As the Mayor Promised Millions for New Monuments, Old Ones Crumbled

Without dedicated funding for conservation, many of New York City’s public memorials and artworks are decaying from neglect.

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Cuomo Polls: Governor Finds Public Support in Spite of Scandals

About half of the registered voters surveyed said they believed that Gov. Andrew Cuomo could still effectively lead New York.

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Poll Finds Public Support for Cuomo in Spite of Scandals

About half of the registered voters surveyed said they believed that the governor could still effectively lead New York.

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Chirlane McCray Won’t Run For Brooklyn Borough President

Chirlane McCray, who had considered running for borough president, said she wants to focus on helping the city recover from the pandemic.

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Cuomo Unveils Statue of Mother Cabrini

A year after a dispute between New York City and the state, a memorial to the patron saint of immigrants is dedicated in Manhattan.

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