Jose Serrano

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Mott Haven »

Bronx Post Office to Retain Mail, but Add Retail, Office, Restaurant Space

The landmarked post office is located at 149th Street and Grand Concourse.

Mott Haven »

See the Murals Inside the Historic and Recently Sold Mott Haven Post Office

The post office at 149th Street and Grand Concourse is a designated landmark of New York City.

Melrose »

Mourners Honor Beloved 'King' of Ice Cream Crushed to Death by Gate

Alfredo Thiebaud, 79, founder of Delicioso Coco Helado, died at his factory on Sept. 19.

Midtown »

Myls' Law Got 'Lost in the Shuffle' in Albany, Backers Say

Bills intended to close a loophole that contributed to Myls Dobson's death didn't get support.

Concourse »

Union, Activists and Officials Fight Sale of Landmark Bronx Post Office

Opponents called for a moratorium on the sale and review of the procedures followed by the USPS. 

Port Morris »

FreshDirect's Bronx Move Hits Snag as Congressman Opposes $3.5M Subsidy

Rep. Jose Serrano opposed $3.5 million in public subsidies for FreshDirect's move to The Bronx. 

Upper West Side »

Apthorp Penthouses Would Ruin 'Buckingham Palace' of UWS, Residents Say

Residents said building penthouses equated to "adding gravy to a parfait" in testimony to  the LPC.

Concourse »

Postal Service Continues Push to Sell Post Office Despite Legal Challenges

Opponents have filed appeals and even proposed legislation, but the agency says the sale is advancing.

Soundview »

Residents Get Preview of Sheridan Expressway Overhaul Plan

Now that the city has finished a major plan to reform the troubled highway, locals want it implemented.

Upper East Side »

Micah Kellner Lands More Endorsements from Pols in UES City Council Contest

Shortly after securing nods from area pols, the Assemblyman has gotten additional support.

High Bridge »

City Breaks Ground on $61 Million High Bridge Renovation

The project will renovate the long-shuttered pedestrian bridge that connects Manhattan to The Bronx.

Harlem »

Harlem Youth Fair Aims to Stem Violence

The El Barrio/East Harlem Youth Violence Task Force's annual youth fair seeks to connect young people with services to help prevent them from becoming involved in violence.

Harlem »

Friends Call for Justice in Murder of East Harlem Transgender Woman

Camila Guzman was found stabbed to death in her East Harlem apartment on Aug. 1.

Upper East Side & Roosevelt Island »

Pols Sing Merits of Roosevelt Island for City's New Engineering Campus

East Side elected officials want engineering schools to pick Roosevelt Island for their proposed campus, they said Wednesday. 

Upper East Side & Roosevelt Island »

Hunter College School of Social Work Moves to East Harlem

Hunter College's School of Social Work will move from East 79th Street to East 119th Street.