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–Attempted murder charges have been filed against a suspect who allegedly stabbed a 36-year-old Asian man in the back in Chinatown. Prosecutors have decided not …

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–It was another bad week for neighborhood groups trying to stop those out-of-scale mega projects in the Two Bridges area. State appellate judges lifted injunctions …

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–A New York state judge tossed out a lawsuit from a group of property and business owners who wanted to stop a homeless facility from …

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–A woman from North Carolina was arrested after firing a gun multiple times at the La Guardia Houses. She was charged with weapon and cocaine …

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–The de Blasio administration and the developers behind those proposed mega-towers in the Two Bridges area headed to appeals court last week in a bid …

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–Quarters, the German co-living firm, has filed for bankruptcy. One of the buildings it leased is located at 324 Grand St. [The Real Deal]

–Legislation …

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–An update on the 2021 city elections, including the District 1 City Council race. [New York County Politics]

–Essex Crossing developers have started their marketing …

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–Related Fund Management snatches up two large Section 8 buildings in the Two Bridges area, 265-275 Cherry St., from the CIM Group and L+M Development …

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–A $162 million construction loan has been secured for the new complex to be built on the ashes of the Beth Hamedrash Hagadol synagogue. [The …

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–“There were two things customers could be pretty certain about any time they walked into Army & Navy Bags. Henry Yao would be there, and …

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–Small businesses knew they got shortchanged by the Paycheck Protection Program (PPP), the federal government’s Covid relief initiative. A new analysis supports that conclusion, showing …

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–The fire department says faulty wiring in a neighboring building caused the fire that destroyed the historic Middle Collegiate Church. [1010 WINS]

–The mayor refuses …

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–Posters maligning elected officials for the East River resiliency plan have been denounced as racist. [AM New York]

–Remembering Miguel Algarín, the creative force behind …

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–The coronavirus effect: Even though rising numbers of New Yorkers are going hungry, the lines at the Bowery Mission were shorter than normal on Thanksgiving …

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–The Related Companies has made a deal worth more than $400 million to buy Lands End II, the large Section 8 buildings in the Two …