Balazs take-over of Cooper Square hotel gets community board approval, city plans to open 50 new middle schools … and more

TRD New York /
Sep.September 20, 2011 05:37 PM

1. Community board gives Andre Balazs approval to take over Cooper Square Hotel

2. Hurricane Irene clean-up to cost city $55 million

3. City plans to open 50 new middle schools over next two years

4. Housing crisis could drag down U.S. similar to how Greece is dragging
down Euro

5. Zillow chief economist testifies on glut of foreclosures

6. Community leaders demand JPMorgan Chase CEO visit outer
boroughs suffering from foreclosures

7. Residents are starting to move into 305 West 16th Street

8. East Village IHOP now open
[EV Grieve]

9. More photos of Mayor Bloomberg’s home

10. Elaine’s memorabilia auction taking place today

11. DesigNYC presents second annual exhibition
[Architect’s Newspaper]

12. Historic LES hospital opens new wing

13. Elevator drop in Paramount building injures office worker

14. American folk art museum on verge of dissolution

15. Religious book publisher receives state subsidy to invest in
Sunset Park [Brooklyn Eagle]
16. Prospect Heights condo almost half-sold

17. Construction worker killed by bus in Jamaica

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