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East Harlem »

Historic East Harlem Church Wants Security Fence Outside its Stoop

The fence is meant to bring safety to the homeless people who sleep on the church steps, officials said.

Roosevelt Island »

Historic Queensboro Bridge Lamppost Base on Display After Years in Storage

The Beaux Arts-style lamp base now sits at the Roosevelt Island Historical Society Visitor Center.

Long Island City »

City Will Consider Landmarking Long Island City Clock Tower

The LPC voted to hold a public hearing on the former Bank of Manhattan building in Queens Plaza.

Long Island City »

Landmarks Pulls Plan to Remove 100 Sites From Consideration

Preservationists say the proposal from the de Blasio administration lacked transparency.

Upper West Side »

Historic Church Redesign Gets Approval After 'Pockmarked' Look Revised

The new design has three long glass windows instead of dozens of little windows on the north facade. 

Long Island City »

Long Island City Clock Tower Building Sold as Locals Look to Landmark It

The sale comes as residents are looking to landmark the iconic building, located in Queens Plaza.

Civic Center »

Nearly 100 Sites Quietly Being Removed From Landmarks Consideration

Critics say that the move leaves the sites and the districts vulnerable.

Greenwich Village »

Protect Historic LGBT Sites in Greenwich Village, Preservationists Say

The Stonewall Inn and Julius' should be recognized for their role in the LGBT movement, GVSHP said.

Clinton Hill »

88th Precinct Stationhouse Gets Landmarked

The 88th Precinct Stationhouse was built in 1898 and designed by architect George Ingram.

Hell's Kitchen & Clinton »

Neglected Hell's Kitchen Landmark to Be Converted Into Boutique Hotel

The Windermere, a Queen Anne-style building at West 57th Street and Ninth Avenue, will become a hotel.

East Village »

Advocates Push to Landmark 14th St. Synagogue in Face of Development

Preservationists want to prevent Town & Village Synagogue on East 14th Street from being demolished.

Greenwich Village »

Boutique Marlton Hotel Opens on West Eighth Street

The owner of the Waverly Inn, Jane Hotel and Bowery Hotel is behind the new boutique inn.

SoHo »

SoHo Residents Slam 'Glowing Glass Box' Design for Houston St. Building

A six-story retail and office building made of translucent bricks is planned for the landmarked district.

Upper West Side »

Landmarking is Making Manhattan Too Pricey, Real Estate Group Says

Nearly 30 percent of properties are designated as landmarks, making Manhattan too expensive, REBNY said.

Corona »

Filmmaker Hopes Documenting Decaying Queens Landmark Can Help Save It

A teacher and filmmaker wants to document the history of the New York State Pavilion.