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Price tag to repair city’s libraries? $1.1B, report says

Price tag to repair city’s libraries? $1.1B, report says

New York City Public Library’s branches are in need of repairs totaling $1.1 billion, according to a report released...

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City moves to transform LoMa into next tech hub

Twenty firms, mostly in the technology field, have submitted proposals to open offices in Lower Manhattan, in a move...

National chains on the upswing in NYC

National chains on the upswing in NYC

The national retail chain presence in New York City is on the upswing, according to the Center for an Urban Future, which cites a new study — in which some 310 chain stores were...

Dunkin’ Donuts store count tops NYC list

Dunkin’ Donuts store count tops NYC list

For the third year in a row, Dunkin’ Donuts has come out on top amongst national retailers in New...

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Aqueduct racino is a ‘bad bet’ for New York: consultant

The state governor and legislature should scrap their plans to include video slot machines at the Aqueduct race track,...

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Policy group urges retooling of Columbia plan

In the wake of the December state Supreme Court judgment denying Columbia University the right to use eminent domain...

Suburban shoppers flock to ethnic enclaves

Suburban shoppers flock to ethnic enclaves

Suburban shoppers with immigrant parents or grandparents are boosting the city’s economy by visiting ethnic retail centers at a growing rate, according to a report published by the Center for an Urban Future, a...

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