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Crown Heights »

Longtime Commercial Tenants Feel Squeezed on Up-and-Coming Nostrand Avenue

With high traffic and low commercial vacancy on Nostrand Avenue, local businesses feel promise's pinch.

Upper East Side »

Huge New UES Medical Complex Winning Support With Promise of Park

Upper East Siders are conflicted over opposition to the plans, and support for a park developers offer.

Upper East Side »

Central Park Playground to Get $1.2M Makeover

The project is part of a multi-million dollar renovation at the park.

Upper East Side »

Love of the Upper East Side Unites Community Board 8 Appointees

Five new members will join the Upper East Side's community board, officials recently announced.

Prospect Heights »

Push for Earlier Closing Hours Scares Off Potential Bar Owners in Brooklyn

A recent move by Brooklyn's Community Board 8 to bring bars to heel is putting off potential proprieters.

Upper East Side »

Force Street Vendors to Use Matching Furniture, Upper East Sider Says

Other quality-of-life controls suggested at a recent meeting include a new ticketing department.

Upper East Side »

Shih Tzu Brings Calm to Upper East Side Community Meetings

Cookie, a service dog, is a sweetheart of many CB8 members.

Upper East Side »

Historic Fifth Avenue Building Compared to 'Missing Tooth' at UES Meeting

A supporter of 815 Fifth Ave.'s redevelopment called the present townhouse an "orthodonic" problem.

Upper East Side »

UES Community Board to Weigh Fate of Landmark Building on Fifth Avenue

Community Board 8 will discuss a proposed revamp of 815 Fifth Ave. at its monthly meeting.

Upper East Side »

Ed Hartzog Rakes in Campaign Cash

Ed Hartzog, who's running for Jessica Lappin's District 5 seat, has raised more than $20,000.

Upper East Side »

Upper East Siders Feel Persecuted For Walking Dogs in Central Park

Upper East Side owners said recently that they're getting ticketed too much in Central Park.

Yorkville »

New Middle School to Be Opened in Unused P.S. 158 Space, Officials Say

Upper East Siders had been pushing for a middle school for years.

Upper East Side »

Meatball Shop Will Draw Sauced Crowds, Residents Worry

Locals on Second Avenue at East 76th Street worry noisy bar-goers will cause problems.

Upper East Side »

New Study Shows Prevalence of Street Vendors in Upper East Side

As controversy over street vendors continues, research shows how they sell their wares.

Upper East Side »

Harlem Mobile Fashion Boutique Causes Worry on Upper East Side

Upper East Side leaders fear they could see copy-cat businesses moving onto their streets.