Carol Schachter

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Kips Bay »

Animal Sculptures Beheaded in Bellevue Hospital's Sobriety Garden

A dozen ram sculptures, a smiling pig and a dog were discovered with parts crushed or missing.

Upper West Side »

Puzzle Group Draws Up Crosswords to Tease NY Times Readers' Brains

The group of seniors meets to create puzzles that are then submitted to The New York Times .

Kips Bay »

Farmers Market to Be Evicted After Developer Pressures CB6 to Change Stance

J.D. Carlisle told CB6 it would yank its support for another project unless the market was pushed out.

Murray Hill, Gramercy & Midtown East »

Cop Allegedly Punched in the Face at Canz

Ernest Bent, 23, was arrested inside Canz a Citi Roadhouse in Manhattan for assaulting a police officer.

Murray Hill, Gramercy & Midtown East »

Canz Gets 'First Date' with Community Board

As Canz sorts through its liquor license issues, it finds support in an unlikely place.

Murray Hill, Gramercy & Midtown East »

'Footloose' in Turtle Bay as Residents Crack Down on Illegal Dancing

Residents say the bar Copia has been encouraging dancing, even though it's not allowed.

Murray Hill, Gramercy & Midtown East »

Manager of UES Nightclub Denied Liquor License for Gramercy Country Bar

The GM of controversial Upper East Side club Vudu Lounge had his application for a new country-and-western bar in Gramercy denied by the community board.

Murray Hill, Gramercy & Midtown East »

Neighbors Blast Canz Over 'Unpleasant Surprise' Opening

Canz a Citi, which opened last week, was an "unpleasant surprise" for many neighbors, who say the Hooters-esque chain never came before them for approval.

Murray Hill, Gramercy & Midtown East »

Community Board Takes Fight Against Pub Crawls to City Officials

Members of Community Board 6 have been battling pub crawls for months. Now, they are taking that fight one step further and asking city officials for help.

Murray Hill, Gramercy & Midtown East »

Prospective Bar Owners in Gramercy Turned Off by Crackdown on Late-Night Bars

Community Board 6 has been cracking down on bars requesting 4 a.m. closures. That harsh stance has led two prospective bar owners to look elsewhere.