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Wednesday Winners (and Losers)

A weekly roundup of good deeds, missteps, heroic feats and epic failures in the tri-state region and beyond. Winners NY Assembly Speaker Carl Heastie and Assembly Members Amy Paulin and David Buchwald — The Speaker, inspired by…

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Wednesday Winners (and Losers)

A weekly roundup of good deeds, missteps, heroic feats and epic failures in the tri-state region and beyond. Winners Hicksville, NY — Thanks to a $10 million state grant, more transit-oriented development is coming to downtown Hicksville, home…


Wednesday Winners (and Losers)

A weekly roundup of good deeds, missteps, heroic feats and epic failures in the tri-state region and beyond. Winners PATH — The “Summer of Hell” at Penn Station has diverted thousands of new riders to PATH…


Wednesday Winners (and Losers)

A weekly roundup of good deeds, missteps, heroic feats and epic failures in the tri-state region and beyond. Winners New York State Thruway Authority — After the new “Mario Cuomo Bridge” opens, NYSTA will dismantle the…


Wednesday Winners (and Losers)

A weekly roundup of good deeds, missteps, heroic feats and epic failures in the tri-state region and beyond. Winners MTA Chairman Joe Lhota — Step one is admitting you have a problem; Chairman Lhota did just…



Wednesday Winners (and Losers)

A weekly roundup of good deeds, missteps, heroic feats and epic failures in the tri-state region and beyond. Winners NY Senator Michael Gianaris — Now that New York’s state legislature is back in the capital for…


Wednesday Winners (and Losers)

A weekly roundup of good deeds, missteps, heroic feats and epic failures in the tri-state region and beyond. Winners NYC Council Transportation Committee Chair Ydanis Rodriguez — Councilman Rodriguez led a rally at New York City…


Wednesday Winners (and Losers)

A weekly roundup of good deeds, missteps, heroic feats and epic failures in the tri-state region and beyond. Winners New York Attorney General Eric Schneiderman — Attorney General Schneiderman is leading a coalition of 13 state…