Ads in subway cars will encourage New Yorkers to choose brands with less sodium, the latest in a range of public health initiatives under Mayor Michael Bloomberg.
Speaker Christine Quinn announced the details of the paid sick leave compromises, which includes a provision to pull the bill if the economy does not continue to trend up.
New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg says he knows who’ll get his vote to succeed him next year, but reporters might as well quit asking him about it.
A new police precinct in Central Park opened on March 26 after years of renovation.
The impetus for the large sugary drink ban, or soda ban, was fighting “the obesity epidemic,” according to Mayor Michael Bloomberg and his health officials.
WWE is joining with New York Mayor Michael Bloomberg, New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie, Hollywood celebrities and professional athletes to launch Superstars for Sandy Relief.
Mayor Michael Bloomberg’s health initiatives have often been passed, and been taken up by cities and states across the nation.
A proposal to halt two contentious education practices in New York City—school closings and co-locations—fell short at a public education hearing Monday night.
The city Department of Health and Mental Hygiene = is planning a public education campaign to inform New Yorkers about the danger of listening to loud music through ear-bud [...]
Could a plastic bag ban follow the soft drink ban in New York City?