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Blog Post Archive

City stops giving Trump a middle-class tax break, but questions remain

The mystery of Donald Trump and his middle-class property-tax break took another turn when the city removed him from the list of eligible recipients at the candidate’s request. As first... To view the full story, click the title lin...

Ex-Jets QB Mark Sanchez defrauded in Ponzi scheme targeting pro athletes

Former New York Jets quarterback Mark Sanchez and other professional athletes were victimized in a Ponzi-like scheme orchestrated by the same investment adviser, the U.S. Securities and Exchange... To view the full story, click the title link.

Cache of weapons found in van stopped in the Holland Tunnel

Police say a cache of weapons has been found inside a van that was stopped at the Holland Tunnel, which connects New Jersey to New York City. Three people in the van were taken into custody. It... To view the full story, click the title link.

Floodlights outside housing projects underscore glaring issues of security

The cops who flooded street corners last summer in Bed-Stuy, my Brooklyn neighborhood, are gone, but the diesel-powered floodlights that came with them remain outside the... To view the full story, click the title link.

Why taxi medallion owners feel betrayed by NYC

I am one of over 6,000 medallion owners who have been betrayed by New York City. I have been struggling to pay my mortgage, buy food and take care of my medical bills. I’m struggling to take... To view the full story, click the title link.

CIty's water-rate hike halted

A state justice has blocked the city's plan to increase water rates by 2.1 percent on July 1. The justice said the increase is illegal, according to The Wall Street Journal. In the decision, the... To view the full story, click the title link.

Investment firm sells Long Island City office building for $90 million

Real estate investment firm Brickman is selling a Long Island City office building for $90 million, 50 percent more than it purchased the 342,000-square-foot property for two years ago. The firm is... To view the full story, click the title link.

Weed entrepreneurs test the legal limits of New York's growing pot industry

Just two years ago, commercial attorney Lauren Rudick began a cannabis practice at Madison Avenue firm Hiller PC, offering deal structuring and regulatory advice. Last week, as she welcomed potential... To view the full story, click the title link.

TV diversity bill ends up on Albany's cutting-room floor

A much-anticipated bill that would have created financial incentives for New York television productions to hire women and people of color in writing and directing roles died in Albany late last... To view the full story, click the title link.

Developer of controversial Upper East Side condo may have to resubmit plans to attorney general

State Attorney General Eric Schneiderman is getting involved in a controversial Upper East Side luxury condo tower whose developer has been accused by city officials of using a loophole to allow it... To view the full story, click the title link.

A $3 toll on the Verrazano? Road-pricing plan gains key supporter

A controversial and potentially transformative plan to rationalize bridge and tunnel tolls citywide quietly achieved a breakthrough in Albany last week. The Fair Plan, as its designers call it, did... To view the full story, click the title link.

Three groups will compete to win the right to expand Javits Center

Gov. Andrew Cuomo announced Monday that three companies will compete to expand the Jacob K. Javits Convention Center on Manhattan’s West Side. Cuomo first unveiled plans for a 1... To view the full story, click the title link.

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