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Civic Center »

J&R Closes Its Doors, But Vows to Return in 2015

The 43-year-old music, electronics and computer mega-store will shut down for renovations Thursday.

Red Hook »

$2.3 Million Renovation Slated for Red Hook's Coffey Park

The project will begin in the next few weeks and will finish in spring of 2015, officials say.

Upper East Side »

Hewitt School Looks to Build Rooftop Addition on Upper East Side

The Hewitt School received Community Board 8's unanimous approval for its expansion plan.

Red Hook »

Manhattan High School Plans to Revamp Red Hook Soccer Field

Xavier High School plans to add outdoor lights to a Columbia Street field.

Washington Heights »

Long-Closed Washington Heights Library to Reopen After $12.4M Makeover

The century-old library was fully renovated and has new computers and oversized touch screens.

Upper West Side »

West End Collegiate Church Expands with $8M Renovation

The church updated and expanded its space to keep up with a growing congregation. 

Chelsea »

Penn South Management Reverses Claims That Hoarders Caused Cost Overruns

After the co-op blamed hoarders for tacking on $40M to their HVAC project, they backtracked.

New Dorp »

Officials Start Renovations on Staten Island Tech Athletic Field

The $7 million renovations are expected to be done in 20 months.

Red Hook »

National Home-Repair Nonprofit Looks to Stay Near to Sandy-Affected Locals

Rebuilding Together moved its Manhattan offices to Van Brunt Street this summer.

Red Hook »

Sunny's Bar Celebrates its Long-Awaited Reopening

The Conover Street bar held a "rebirthday" party to reopen, 10 months after Hurricane Sandy.

Upper East Side »

96th Street Library to Reopen After Months of Renovations

In a couple of weeks, the branch will reopen following repairs.

Gramercy »

Friends Seminary's Gramercy Courtyard Gets Much-Needed Makeover

Friends Seminary is renovating its courtyard and adding a new faculty center in time for the fall.

Upper East Side »

Il Tesoro Adds Outdoor Seating and Revitalized Dining Room

Acclaimed chef AJ Black wanted to give his First Ave. restaurant a more inviting, romantic, and fun air.

Flushing »

City Council Approves USTA Expansion in Flushing Meadows-Corona Park

Under the deal, the park will get more than $10 million in funding.

Flatiron »

Express Joins String of Fifth Ave. Retailers to Close for Summer Renovation

Express, Zara, Club Monaco and C. Wonder all closed to renovate and are expected to open in the fall.

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