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is an nonprofit online news organization that covers city and state government in New York City.

The Gazette was founded in 1999 by the , making it one of the nation’s oldest local online-only startups. It receives funding through advertising and various foundations and donations, and has a of four.

The Gazette has been noted for its innovation in several areas of online journalism. It has won several online news and is the only organization to win two grants — one in 2007 for and another in 2009 for a city government wiki called . The site has also long maintained a of all New York City laws and resolutions since 2002.

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