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Smaller Museum Dedicated to Islam Will Rise at Park51 Site, Developer Says

The developer behind Islamic center Park51 is planning a three-story museum at the TriBeCa site.

TriBeCa »

Park51 Developer to Tear Down Islamic Center Buildings

The Park Place community center and prayer space will be demolished, according to DOB permits.

Midtown South »

Panhandlers Cash in on Mosque Worshippers' Goodwill, Imam Says

A religious community on West 29th Street is grappling with how best to deal with the panhandlers.

Woodside »

NYPD Dubbed Mosques 'Terrorism' Groups in Surveillance Effort, Report Says

Cops labeled city mosques as terrorist groups to broaden their surveillance powers, the AP reported.

Downtown »

Park51 Developer Buys Next-Door Building for $8 Million

Sharif El-Gamal's latest property is adjacent to the site of his planned Islamic cultural center.

Woodside »

Woman Robbed While Praying at Queens Mosque, Cops Say

The suspect stole the victim's pocketbook from a Woodside mosque, according to police.

East Village »

Cabbies Flouting Parking Rules for Mosque Prayer Services, Locals Say

Madina Masjid mosque on East 11th Street has five services a day attracting 300 people.

Flushing »

Man Assaulted Outside Flushing Mosque Wants to Talk to Attacker

Bashir Ahmad, 57, said he wants to ask his attacker why he hates Muslims.

Pomonok »

Man Stabbed Outside Queens Mosque

The victim was attacked outside Masijid-Saaliheen Mosque at 72-55 Kissena Blvd.

Upper West Side & Morningside Heights »

Cabbies at UWS Mosque Obey Religious Laws Over Parking Rules

Cab drivers double and triple park to attend prayers at a Riverside Drive mosque.

Downtown »

Judge Blocks Con Edison from Evicting Park51 Community Center

Justice Richard Braun ruled Nov. 25, 2011 that Con Edison cannot evict Park51 from 51 Park Place.

Downtown »

Park51 Community Center Launches with Photography Exhibit

The Park51 community center plans to hold cultural and interfaith programs.

Downtown »

Judge Dismisses Firefighter's Lawsuit Against Park51

The ruling removes a legal obstacle to building the $100 million mosque and community center.

Downtown »

Ground Zero Mosque Foes Plan Rally on 9/11 Anniversary

Stop Islamization of America is planning a rally similar to the one they held last year near the WTC site.

Manhattan »

Mosque on Third Avenue Targeted By Burglar Who Hid in Closet

The Islamic Cultural Center of New York at 1711 Third Ave. was targeted by a thief who stole donations.