The photo was foggy, maybe overexposed. It looked like an espionage agent shot it from the street outside. But there was no escaping the truth: Lynne Strong-Shinozaki and Nikki Leopold were caught brazenly visiting in Wholesome Factory.
In a carefully managed announcement, on the day before it was set to go live, Governor Andrew Cuomo said he signed a bill that killed the plastic bag law passed last year by the City Council and signed by Mayor Bill de Blasio. The law would have cost you $.05 for using plastic bags for most purchases.