Dov Hikind Red-Faced over Blackface

By JENNIFER KUFA Several elected officials and members of the clergy called for Assemblyman Dov Hikind’s resignation on Tuesday after he appeared in blackface at a Purim celebration. His lukewarm…

Saigon Grill Still Broiling with Boycott

By LORETTA CHIN Loud shouts to boycott Saigon Grill came with renewed zeal on Tuesday as picketers continued demands for payment after a judge ordered the Upper West Side restaurant to…

Kids Buzzing Around Spelling Bee at PAL Event

By JERMECIA EDWARDS Children dressed in matching burgundy colored shirts blazed across the gym like meteors during an exhilarating day of games and laughter at the Police Athletic League’s annual…

Council eyes safety of post-Sandy home elevations

By JAMILLE SUTTON Seeking to avoid the hazards and construction site deaths New Orleans suffered after Hurricane Katrina, Council Speaker Christine C. Quinn proposed  legislation Wednesday aimed at protecting  homeowners…