City extends vaccine mandate to all municipal employees (Sports) 7/26 5:50A Associated Press
The rule is expected to affect about 340,000 workers, making New York City one of the largest employers in the U.S. to take such action To view the full story, click the title link.

'This can be me': Black participation rising in gymnastics (Sports) 7/25 8:42A The Associated Press
TOKYO (AP) — There's a phenomenon that happens every time Simone Biles appears on a screen inside Power Moves Gymnastics & Fitness. As if flipping a switch, the young women of color on the gym's competitive team spring to life, fueled by the jolt...

Deals of the Day: July 23 (Sports) 7/23 7:16A Natalie Sachmechi, Eddie Small
The New York City School Construction Authority buys a site in Inwood, and Mattress Firm plans new flagship store in Tribeca To view the full story, click the title link.

Tajouri-Shradi scores to help NYC beat Montreal 1-0 (Sports) 7/21 3:42P Associated Press
HARRISON, N.J. — Ismael Tajouri-Shradi scored off a long pass from goalkeeper Luis Barraza and New York City FC beat Montreal 1-0 on Wednesday night to end a two-game losing streak. Tajouri-Shradi raced in from the right side to control Barraza’s...

Crain’s 2021 Excellence in Diversity & Inclusion Awards (Sports) 7/15 10:23A
Crain's first annual Excellence in Diversity and Inclusion Awards, a component of Crain's 2021 All Together commitment, will celebrate New York City individuals and businesses that are leading by... To view the full story, click the title link.

Inflation is unlikely to derail city's slow tourism comeback (Sports) 7/15 3:30A Cara Eisenpress
As inflation drives travel prices higher, New York City’s snail-paced tourism recovery is likely keeping a cap on the cost to visit, tourism leaders and economics say. To view the full story, click the title link.

Basketball Is Nothing Without Net (Sports) 7/14 11:00P David Waldstein
“It is just not good,” Anibal Amador says of bare rims at New York City’s playgrounds. As a result, the self-described “Net Changer” buys and hangs nets at his local courts.

Where to watch Italy vs. England Euro 2020 final in NYC (Sports) 7/11 1:08A Alex Mitchell
Every pub and pizzeria within the five boroughs will be buzzing this weekend. Soccer mania has swept New York City as Italy and England prepare for an epic final match for Euro 2020 this Sunday at 3 p.m., and there s no shortage of action on our...

The Mets’ news that dominated headlines 60 years ago this week (Sports) 7/10 8:26P Mike Vaccaro
Sixty years ago this week, a huge chunk of the Mets’ origin story was born — and another fascinating sliding-door version was debated, and left alone … for the time being. The summer of 1961 was the last time the Yankees had New York City to...

Next mayor’s challenge will be working with Andrew Cuomo (Sports) 7/9 6:33A Bloomberg
Eric Adams won New York City’s Democratic mayoral primary but now the real politicking begins: wooing Governor Andrew Cuomo, a man he’s criticized in the past. The governor of New York wields... To view the full story, click the title link.
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