Flaco the City Owl: Death Sparks Rat Contraceptive Pilot Program to Protect Urban Fauna

Flaco the City Owl: Death Sparks Rat Contraceptive Pilot Program to Protect Urban Fauna

Do you remember Flaco, the Eurasian owl who escaped from the zoo and became the most famous escapee in the city? Well, he continues making noise from beyond. “The evidence showed that Flaco consumed a lot, a lot of rat poison,” said Councilman Shaun Abreu. Flaco died from exposure to rodenticides before crashing into a … Read more

NYPD Enforces Stricter Dress Code for Officers, Police Union Fights Back

NYPD Enforces Stricter Dress Code for Officers, Police Union Fights Back

The NYPD plans to step up dress code enforcement for uniformed officers, and among the changes is that they will not be able to wear shorts, turtlenecks, or non-black shoelaces. . The possible application of this measure has generated reactions from the Police Benevolent Association (the police union). The president of this organization, Patrick Hendry, … Read more

Wout van Aert will not start in the Tour of Italy after his heavy crash

Wout van Aert will not start in the Tour of Italy after his heavy crash

Cycling Wout van Aert has not recovered sufficiently from his fall in Dwars door Vlaanderen and will pass for the Giro. Frenchman Christophe Laporte replaces him. Wout van Aert will not participate in the Tour of Italy, which will be held from May 4 to 26. His Visma-Lease a Bike team announced this on social … Read more

Top Honduran MS-13 Supplier Extradited to US, Faces Charges in Federal Court Alongside Gang Leaders

Top Honduran MS-13 Supplier Extradited to US, Faces Charges in Federal Court Alongside Gang Leaders

Honduran David Campbell, one of the main suppliers of drugs and weapons to MS-13 in that country and extradited this Tuesday to the United States, was charged this Wednesday with several crimes in a federal court in New York along with other high-ranking officials. leaders of that gang. The United States Attorney’s Office for the … Read more

Housing Affordability Crisis in NYC: ‘Yes for Housing’ Coalition Advocates for Policy Reforms

Housing Affordability Crisis in NYC: ‘Yes for Housing’ Coalition Advocates for Policy Reforms

In recent years, New York City has been immersed in an ever-growing housing affordability crisis That’s why the ‘Yes for Housing’ coalition, made up of more than 120 pro-tenant organizations, met at City Hall on Wednesday to support a series of policy reforms. of housing in the city. “In themselves, they are very old rules, … Read more

Manhattan Borough President Mark Levine Addresses Housing, Transportation Safety, and Public Spaces Issues in New York City

Manhattan Borough President Mark Levine Addresses Housing, Transportation Safety, and Public Spaces Issues in New York City

We spoke with Manhattan Borough President Mark Levine about the issues New Yorkers care about, including housing, transportation safety, and public spaces. One of these is the elimination of the so-called 12 FAR Cap, a law from the sixties that limits the height of buildings. “As you know and viewers know, we are in the … Read more

The Spanish Parliament begins the procedures to regularize half a million migrants

The Spanish Parliament begins the procedures to regularize half a million migrants

Madrid/A Popular Legislative Initiative (ILP) to legalize more than 500,000 migrants was presented this Tuesday to the Spanish Parliament and was supported by all parliamentary groups except the Vox party. The approval, which will take place in the afternoon, marks the beginning of the parliamentary process of the text, which could be modified through the … Read more

Fatal Stabbing in Bay Ridge, Brooklyn: Man Dies After Sunday Attack

Fatal Stabbing in Bay Ridge, Brooklyn: Man Dies After Sunday Attack

A man dies after being stabbed early this Sunday in Bay Ridge, Brooklyn. Police say the incident occurred shortly before 3 a.m. on Third Avenue, near 73rd Street. Citizen App images show the scene of the events. Investigators say the 37-year-old victim was stabbed in the chest with an unknown object. The injured man was … Read more

Get ready for the extraordinary solar eclipse in New York City on Monday afternoon

Get ready for the extraordinary solar eclipse in New York City on Monday afternoon

New Yorkers are preparing for an extraordinary experience. This is the solar eclipse that will occur on Monday afternoon and occurs when the moon passes over the sun, darkening the sky. Here in the City we will have a partial eclipse. The total format includes parts of the northern part of the state and some … Read more

Top Picks in Theater for the Week: Frank Dilella Recommends These Must-See Shows

Top Picks in Theater for the Week: Frank Dilella Recommends These Must-See Shows

Frank Dilella, host of On Stage on our sister network NY1, shares with us his list of shows and plays that he recommends for this week. Welcome to Cabaret, the long-awaited and award-winning new London production has crossed the pond and is now in previews at The Kit Klub, also known as the August Wilson … Read more