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Long Island City »

Queens Nonprofit Gets $92K Grant for Environmental Education Program

Riis Settlement House will use the funds to start an environmental science initiative for kids.

Central Harlem »

Harlem Shared Working Space Set to Open

Business incubator Harlem Garage provide a place for entrepreneurs to network and grow their businesses.

Lower East Side »

MTA Willing to Discuss Land Transfer for 'Lowline' Park, Founders Say

The Lowline is a proposed subterranean park in an abandoned trolley terminal on the Lower East Side.

Stapleton »

City to Give $425K in Prizes to New Staten Island Businesses

The city will open a new business incubator and give out cash prizes to retail renters.

East Harlem »

East Harlem Artists Stage Performance Protest Outside Closed Theater

City officials said they would soon begin leasing space at Julia de Burgos Latino Cultural Center.

Stapleton »

Officials Break Ground on Staten Island Development at Former Navy Base

The first part of the mixed-use Stapleton Waterfront Development will open in 2015, officials said.

Bloomfield »

City Seeks Developers to Restore Staten Island Marsh

The pilot project will restore an estimated to 5 to 10 acres of wetlands from Saw Mill Creek Marsh.

Hell's Kitchen & Clinton »

7 Train Extension to New Jersey Backed by New Study

The study commissioned by the city found that an extension to Secaucus could be feasible.

Washington Heights »

Community Board 12 Seeks to Curb Uptown Helicopter Noise

CB12 passed a resolution asking for helicopter traffic restricted to the center of the Hudson.

Long Island City »

LIC's Entrepreneur Space is 'Adopted' by Martha Stewart

The Queens business incubator is home to over 165 start-up companies.

Central Harlem »

Locals Fear 125th Street Garage Redevelopment Plan Mired in Politics

Some local leaders say the state may be playing politics with the proposal.

Times Square & Theater District »

Marriott Marquis' 'Sweetheart Deal' Could Cost Taxpayers $350M, Liu Says

Comptroller and mayoral candidate John Liu called on the city to renegotiate its lease with the hotel.

Long Island City »

East River Ferry Service to Stay Afloat Through 2019

Originally a three-year pilot program, the city hopes to continue the service until at least 2019.

Charleston »

City's Plan to Shrink School Proposed for Staten Island Angers Residents

Residents complained about the shrinking size of a planned public school in Charleston.