4 Legionnaires' Cases Reported At Melrose Houses In The South Bronx

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — A new cluster of Legionnaires’ disease cases was recently diagnosed in the South Bronx, and city officials on Wednesday were investigating the water distribution system in one public housing development. 326 more words


Upper East Side Catholic School Remains Closed After Legionella Bacteria Found

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — An Upper East Side Catholic school is expected to remain closed Tuesday for cleaning after low levels of the Legionella bacteria… 237 more words


Audit Finds NYC Subway Delays Increased Last Year

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork/AP) — The New York City subway’s on-time performance declined last ear, according to an audit by the state comptroller’s office.

The audit found on-time performance in 2014 dropped to 74 percent on weekdays and 81 percent on weekends compared to 81 percent and 85 percent in 2013. 361 more words


Parts Of 32nd, 33rd Streets Closed Near Penn Station For Temporary Pedestrian Plaza

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — Crossing the street at rush hour outside of Penn Station can be an enterprise fraught with peril, so New York City is trying to make it a little less perilous with a new pedestrian plaza. 279 more words


Republican Candidates Square Off In First Presidential Debate

CLEVELAND (CBSNewYork/AP) — A combative Donald Trump, the U.S. billionaire businessman-turned-presidential candidate, jolted the first Republican debate of the 2016 campaign with his brash, confrontational comments, but the event also served as a reminder that the race still remains leaderless and unsettled. 1,417 more words


Radio Free Montone: Endless Summer Is A Myth

By John Montone, 1010 WINS

On racks in clothing stores hang coats and flannel shirts.  Back-to-school ads are filling fliers and airwaves and sweating 300-pounders are laboring on gridirons. 421 more words


Rare Blue Moon Has New Yorkers Feeling Lucky

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork/AP) — The phrase “once in a blue moon” holds more meaning Friday as the celestial event appeared early in the morning.

As 1010 WINS’ John Montone reported, while most blue moons aren’t actually blue, they are rare, only showing up every 2 1/2 years. 195 more words