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Long Island City »

Group Gets $100K Grant for Economic Study of Long Island City

The study will be the first-ever comprehensive plan for the area, according the LIC Partnership.

Sunset Park »

Industry City Seeks $1.6M From State to Boost Safety on Dangerous Third Ave

The massive office complex is teaming up with the city DOT in hopes of making long-awaited improvements.

South Street Seaport »

City's Small Biz Agency Has Only Given $2.5M of $42M in Federal Sandy Cash

More than 300 shop owners still haven't received federal money that was meant to help them recover.

Mott Haven »

South Bronx Culture Trail May Get Trolley Tours and Plaques

The New York Community Trust is donating $80,000 to provide historical tours of the South Bronx.

Midland Beach »

Red Cross Awards $250K to Relief Group Helping Staten Island Sandy Vics

The grant will help immigrants and low-income Sandy victims.

Prospect Heights »

Jets Award $10K Wellness Grant to Brooklyn's P.S. 9

P.S. 9 in Prospect Heights won a grant promoting health and exercise.

Corona »

Corona Library Among Five Honored as City's Best

The Charles H. Revson Foundation awarded the prize Tuesday to five libraries across the city.

Fort Greene »

Lulu & Po's Sidewalk Cafe Receives Nonprofit Backing

The BID backed the sidewalk cafe project with $1,000 in matching funds.

Red Hook »

Red Cross Grants $1.25 M for Sandy Recovery in Brooklyn Coastal Areas

The Red Cross awarded the grant to the Brooklyn Community Foundation for their storm relief work.

Bed-Stuy »

Bed-Stuy School Opens New $400,000 Science Lab One Year After Closure Scare

P.S. 256 was called a failing school by the DOE in 2011, but took itself off the closure list last year.

Williamsburg »

Williamsburg School Marked for Closure Opens New Library

The century-old P.S. 19 Roberto Clemente school recently unveiled a new global studies library.

Cobble Hill »

Atlantic Avenue BID Secures Funding to Improve BQE Underpass

The city has awarded the BID $75,000 to use toward a project to improve the BQE underpass.

Red Hook »

Red Hook Coalition Collects Six-Figure Grant for Sandy Recovery Work

The group has helped coordinate outreach efforts in Red Hook.

Long Island City »

Competition Offers $30K in Cash to Queens Startups

Winners will get $10,000 each to jumpstart their businesses.

Financial District »

Millennium High School Wins $400K Grant to Renovate Gym Space

Millennium High School will renovate its multipurpose room and buy new exercise machines.