Local business owners complain that increases in property taxes have become downright deadly.
Property owners are racing to close deals before the end of the year. The wealthy are in a rush because they want to beat tax increases that are scheduled to take effect Jan 1, according to The Wall Street Journal. Read Post
Yesterday, the body of a "well-dressed woman" was found on a Manhattan street. Now, it seems the woman was a gallery owner on the Upper East Side and in the Hamptons—and police think she jumped to her death. [ more › ] Read Post