Tuesday: Overcast in the morning, then partly cloudy. High of 66. Winds from the East at 10 to 15 mph. Tuesday night: Partly cloudy. Low of 48. Winds from the SE at 5 to 10 mph.
EVENT OF THE DAY: Louis Armstrong at Freedomland – Never Before Heard Recordings of an American Icon, a Listening Session & Lecture
Listen to never before-heard recordings of Louis Armstrong at the Langston Hughes Community Library and Cultural Center. The event celebrates International Jazz Day and the culmination of Jazz Appreciation Month with the public premier of newly discovered recordings by the beloved trumpeter and entertainer at a Bronx amusement park in 1961. The event is free and open to the public. Click here for more info or to submit an event of your own
Troubled NYC Councilman Halloran investigated for sexual misconduct
He’s already facing trial on corruption charges — and now there are new troubles for City Councilman Dan Halloran.Read more: CBS New York
Boston investigation finds female DNA on pressure cooker bomb
Lab work has turned up a surprising new clue in the Boston Marathon bombings case. Read more: ABC New York
Thousands of New York middle school students to see school day extended as late as 6 p.m.
Thousands of middle school kids will be toiling in classrooms as late as 6 p.m. as of this fall as part of the city’s effort to extend the school day. Read more: New York Daily News
Rockaway condo owners say board locked them out of their storm-ravaged homes
A group of Rockaway residents claim a tyrannical condo board has locked them out of their oceanfront homes destroyed during Superstorm Sandy. Read more: New York Daily News
Mostly positive reaction to Jason Collins’ coming out as gay
Jason Collins came out, got widely congratulated for his courage, and the games went on. It was really that simple. Read more: AP/ABC New York
Aftermath of Hurricane Sandy making for dreadful allergy season
Six months after Superstorm Sandy, an unwelcome development is set to make the months to come miserable for allergy sufferers. Read more: CBS New York