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St. George »

City Wants to Turn St. George Building Into Media and Tech Hub

The city released an RFP on Tuesday for 55 Stuyvesant Place.

Long Island City »

Cafe Metro Owner Loses $6M Tax Break Over Claims of Unpaid Wages

The city tabled a vote on the tax break after DNAinfo asked about accusations of short-changing workers.

St. George »

Empire Outlets Announces Applebee's and Gap as Latest Tenants

The outlet mall announced 100,000 square-feet of space was leased ahead of its groundbreaking.

Fieldston »

Private School With $45K Tuition Asks City for Help to Build Pool

The Bronx private school seeks $52 million in tax-free bonds to build a "natatorium," theater and gym.

Lower East Side »

'Menacing' Skaters Destroy and Hog New Waterfront Space, Locals Say

Skateboarders and BMX bikers have taken over Pier 35 and driven out residents, locals say.

Lower East Side »

Essex Street Market Vendors Forced to Close Amid Dwindling Foot Traffic

Vendors say the city hasn't done enough to promote the space and want someone else to manage the market.

Stapleton »

City Seeks Plans to Increase Waterfront Access in Stapleton

The city released an RFP for the second and third phase of the Stapleton Waterfront Project last week.

Battery Park City »

How to Get Grant Money and Other Benefits for Your Business

Millions of dollars in grants and other benefits are available to small businesses.

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.

Central Harlem »

Harlem Animal Hospital Owner Has a Heart for Helping Pets in Distress

Dr. Giovanna Kiani opened the hospital in April, and is organizing an adoption event for September.

Kingsbridge Heights »

Kingsbridge Armory Project on Thin Ice Amid Feud Among its Developers

The city has delayed signing a lease on the project due to infighting among developers, sources say.

St. George »

Lease Secured to Build $200M Development in St. George

Triangle Equities secured the lease to build the large, mixed-use development.

Tompkinsville »

City Seeks Plans to Redevelop Jersey Street Sanitation Garage

The city released a request seeking developers for the Sanitation garage on Jersey Street.

Greenpoint »

Free Shuttle Buses to Serve Ferry Riders Following Greenpoint Ramp Collapse

Shuttle buses will run in Greenpoint from 6:50 to 9:30 a.m. and 4:30 to 7:20 p.m.

Bloomfield »

City To Restore 68-Acres of Wetlands on Staten Island

The city has put out requests to restore 68-acres of wetlands at the Saw Mill Creek Marsh.