2012 named as one of worst years for environmental legislation

In its annual Voter's Guide, the environmental group ranked state legislators based on voting record on bills concerning the environment.

NYU’s treasured Timekeeper passes away at 70

John Votta has kept a watchful eye over student pedestrians for years and will now remain in the fond memories of the university community.

NYU reacts to second presidential debate

The second presidential debate at Hofstra University focuses on foreign and domestic policy.

N.Y. State’s Health Department advises meningitis vaccination

In light of a recent outbreak of meningitis, New York state health department is advocating vaccination and caution.

NYU Greeks support fight against breast cancer through fundraiser

Zeta Tau Alpha and Sigma Phi Epsilon partnered to fundraise for breast cancer through their first annual Think Pink-a-Palooza.

LIVE BLOG: Vice Presidential Debate Oct. 11

Follow WSN bloggers as we bring you the latest on tonight's Vice Presidential debate.

Bloomberg initiative engages 4,000 disadvantaged minority men

4,000 men have participated in Bloomberg's NYC Young Men's Initiative, which provides education and job opportunities mainly for minority men.

NYU welcomes new biology professor

Esteban Mazzoni returns to the university as a professor of biology after completing his doctorate degree.

NYU Sydney faces staff replacements, syllabus changes

In the first couple weeks since it opened, NYU Sydney has seen academic reorganization and staff turnover.

Community Board 6 approves Asser Levy park

The board gave the green light for a new park between 23rd and 25th street.

New Green City aims to make New York more environmentally friendly

The seventh annual New Green City event at Union Square brought city agencies, non-profits and businesses with the ultimate goal of making the city more green.

SoHo locals criticize restaurants’ noise level

Residents gathered at a Community Board 2 meeting to discuss the excessive late night noise coming from restaurants and bars surrounding Broome Residence Residential Hall.