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Tribeca Film Festival gets a reboot

When the Tribeca Film Festival opens on April 19, there will be significantly fewer films and more virtual reality projects, TV programs and video games—a year after the event experienced a... To view the full story, click the title link.

For this Broadway prop master, Charlie and the Chocolate Factory is the golden ticket

Giant 3-D-printed Krabby Patties from The SpongeBob Musical fill up a corner of the 600-square-foot railroad apartment that Buist Bickley shares with his husband. Amazon boxes are stacked to the... To view the full story, click the title link.

Commuter ferries give a local retail startup exposure

A local retail startup has gotten a big boost from Mayor Bill de Blasio's citywide ferry service. The New Stand, a newsstand with an accompanying app and upscale offerings, will provide... To view the full story, click the title lin...

Staten Island's new jail-diversion program for drug users could provide citywide model

The HOPE Program, designed to divert drug users from jail to treatment and reduce opioid overdose deaths on Staten Island, only started up in mid-January, but it already has gotten more than 70... To view the full story, click the title link.

Second Avenue subway rent boost proves elusive for many Upper East Side landlords

The opening of the Second Avenue subway was expected to boost rents in formerly transit- starved areas of the Upper East Side, but the asking price for most apartments around the new stations has... To view the full story, click the title link.

Manufacturers slow their pace of growth in April

Manufacturing in New York state expanded more slowly this month than it did in March, but factory hiring looked strong. The Federal Reserve Bank of New York said Monday that its Empire State... To view the full story, click the title link.

Office landlords are betting on penthouses

Penthouses aren't just for luxury residential buildings. Landlords of major office buildings across the city are adding penthouses to boost rental income and to compete against new properties,... To view the full story, click the title link.

Fearless Girl is an advertisement. State Street should pay to show it

That traffic island clearly isn't big enough for the two of them. The face-off between Charging Bull and Fearless Girl, two statues sharing the same piece of a Bowling Green median, turned into a... To view the full story, click the title link.

For-profit meditation centers are the new yoga studios

Can money buy happiness? It's an age-old question that researchers recently have become eager to answer. A 2016 study by Case Western Reserve University found that making more money reduced negative... To view the full story, click the title link.

Law firm merger | Broadway play closes | Trailblazing judge found dead

Tax break broken Inadvertently omitted from the state budget is a major requirement for businesses participating in the Start-Up NY tax-break program. In the past, to be eligible for the break,... To view the full story, click the title link.

The real purpose of Cuomo's free-college-tuition plan

Gov. Andrew Cuomo's potential path to the White House appears to so far be paved with good intentions gone misunderstood. No sooner did his national headline-grabbing legislation, to make state... To view the full story, click the title link.

Is this the store of the future?

Apple has Siri. Amazon has Alexa. This summer Tom Murn will have Vicki, a vending machine endowed with artificial intelligence that will be popping up in college cafeterias, drugstores, hospital... To view the full story, click the title link.

Trump is a barrier to tourism

I was so happy to see your article “To offset the Trump effect, city woos Mexican tourists." I am launching a new business, Crossing Bridges LLC. Our second project was to bring two groups of... To view the full story, click the title link.

Considering the needs of nursing moms

Thanks for writing “Make room for working moms." It made me laugh. When Christine and I had our first child, our family forced us to head into the city for the night to have adult time. We... To view the full story, click the title link.

Peg salaries to industry standards

Banning the salary-?history question is decades overdue. Companies should know what they are looking for in terms of the best candidate, as well as the salary associated with the position. A... To view the full story, click the title link.

Tax break for builders might be irrelevant

Finally a deal has been reached to restore the controversial 421-a tax break (excuse me, it is now known as the Affordable New York Housing Program), and the expectation is that it will ignite a boom... To view the full story, click the title link.

City roadways are eroding

Many of the city's roads aren’t in tip-top shape, and 2016 data shows that their condition has worsened. For the first time in the past eight fiscal years, the Department of Transportation... To view the full story, click the title link.

BlackRock pays Fink $25.5 million as assets top $5 trillion

BlackRock Inc. chief executive Laurence D. Fink received a $25.5 million pay package for 2016 as the company cut employee bonuses for the first time since 2011 and performance in its stock-picking... To view the full story, click the title link.

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