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So Jerry Seinfeld actually lived at 129 West 81st Street!

Report: Most Airbnb Rentals in New York Are IllegalA new report from New York’s Attorney General Eric Schneiderman’s office blames services like Airbnb for displacing long-term housing in thousands of New York apartments.

Report: Most Airbnb Rentals in New York Are Illegal
A new report from New York’s Attorney General Eric Schneiderman’s office blames services like Airbnb for displacing long-term housing in thousands of New York apartments.

Get Help Picking a NYC Middle School!Picking the right middle school for your child can be daunting. WNYC’s SchoolBook is here to help! We’ll guide you through the process, remind you about key dates, highlight city materials and much more!

Get Help Picking a NYC Middle School!
Picking the right middle school for your child can be daunting. WNYC’s SchoolBook is here to help! We’ll guide you through the process, remind you about key dates, highlight city materials and much more!

Formula for solitude: Tuesday morning rain.

Formula for solitude: Tuesday morning rain.

Happy days R here again!

Happy days R here again!

"The sky on September 11th it was impossibly blue, so blue it made your eyes hurt it was blue, blue, blue…."
—Jule Banville talks about why she left New York right after 9/11.

This May Be the Largest Item Ever Carried On a NYC Subway
New York City’s water towers are iconic, and starting this month, a hundred of them will be covered in artwork created by Jeff Koons, Maya Lin, and other artists to raise awareness of global water problems and encourage New Yorkers to drink their tap water. MORE

New York City’s water towers are iconic, and starting this month, a hundred of them will be covered in artwork created by Jeff Koons, Maya Lin, and other artists to raise awareness of global water problems and encourage New Yorkers to drink their tap water. MORE

WHAT BEACH ARE YOU???? We got Cedar Grove Beach! Take the quiz!

WHAT BEACH ARE YOU???? We got Cedar Grove Beach! Take the quiz!

It Seemed Like ‘Forever’: Did 911 Fail a Burning Convent?
Happy Bike To Work Day!

Happy Bike To Work Day!

Workers* clipping love locks off the Brooklyn Bridge.

Me: “Everytime you clip a lock, someone gets a divorce!”

Guy: “We got to keep the lawyers in business!”

*His face in the last frame is PRICELESS!

This spring, the Department of Sanitation is expanding it’s “Organics Collection Pilot" (read: "composting) from 30,000 households to 100,000. If composting is coming to your neighborhood, are you ready?

This spring, the Department of Sanitation is expanding it’s “Organics Collection Pilot" (read: "composting) from 30,000 households to 100,000. If composting is coming to your neighborhood, are you ready?

WNYC is tracking fatal traffic crashes in New York City in 2014. If you have additional information about any crash listed, or know of a crash we’re missing, please email us transponation@gmail.com.

WNYC is tracking fatal traffic crashes in New York City in 2014. If you have additional information about any crash listed, or know of a crash we’re missing, please email us transponation@gmail.com.