De Blasio’s ‘Open Culture’ program blasted by performers for low pay, lackluster safety standards

A prominent actors’ union is torching Mayor Bill de Blasio’s “Open Culture” program, citing lackluster safety standards and low pay concerns. The initiative permits outdoor cultural performances on designated New York City streets. …

New York backtracks on de Blasio’s plan to close Trump-owned ice rinks

The city is doing a full “180” on its plan to shutter Trump-operated ice skating rinks. City Hall on Sunday reversed Mayor de Blasio’s move to shutter Lasker and Wollman…