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Bed-Stuy »

Mural Honoring Bed-Stuy Women Set to Be Demolished

"When Women Pursue Justice," a mural featuring female leaders, is set for demolition in coming months. 

Midtown »

VIDEO: Roseland Ballroom Being Gutted to Make Way for Apartment Tower

The Roseland concert hall, which hosted acts from the Rolling Stones to Lady Gaga, is being gutted.

Long Island City »

5Pointz Demolition Begins as Gaping Hole is Torn in Building

Demolition on the graffiti mecca 5Pointz began on Friday.

Upper East Side »

Developer Gobbles Up UES Block and Kicks Out Restaurants

Icon Realty Management has booted businesses from Second Avenue between 80th and 81st streets.

Greenwich Village »

Don't Tell Owners Their Buildings Are Set for Landmarking: Preservationists

Preservationists want the city to stop tipping off owners when their buildings may be landmarked.

Long Island City »

5Pointz Demolition Slated for August, Owner Says

The owner of the Long Island City site wants to raze the buildings to make way for rental apartments.

Midtown »

Rizzoli Bookstore's Historic Ceiling Destroyed as Preservation Plan Fails

Workers have begun demolishing the Rizzoli Bookstore, including its neoclassical ceiling.

Lower East Side »

Olympic Restaurant Offers Half-Price Menu for Closing Day

The Delancey Street diner is closing after 35 years to make way for the Essex Crossing development.

Gowanus »

Residents Rally to Save Kentile Floors Sign

Local residents and an elected official voiced concern over unconfirmed plans to tear down the sign.

South Street Seaport »

Seaport Mall Demolition Draws to Close as Pier 17 Will Be Torn Down Soon

The Pier 17 mall, a longtime Seaport fixture, will soon be completely torn down, along with the pier.

Clinton Hill »

Broken Angel House Reduced to Rubble

The demolition of the Broken Angel House had been taking place for weeks.

Midtown »

Landmarks Commission Declines to Protect Rizzoli Bookstore From Demolition

The historic 57th Street building housing the Rizzoli Bookstore is set to be demolished.

Lower East Side »

Shuttered LES Pathmark to Be Demolished Soon

The Department of Buildings approved demolition permits for the Pathmark at 227 Cherry St.

Crown Heights »

Middle Eastern Eatery Closes, Gulf Gas Station Razed in Crown Heights

Fez Hummus Bar on Franklin Avenue closed as demolition began on a former gas station nearby.

Coney Island »

Coney Island Cyclone and Wonder Wheel Reopen After AstroTower Demolition

The area around the tower was shut down Tuesday and Wednesday as crews dismantled it.

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