MORNING BULLETIN: SHAKE SHACK GIVEAWAY, JAZZ LEGEND’S HOME SELLS

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August 15, 2016 Weather: Partly cloudy with a high of 90 deg … Read the rest of this entry >>

ARE LINKNYC WI-FI KIOSKS BRIDGING THE DIGITAL DIVIDE AS PROMISED?

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When LinkNYC kiosks started being installed earlier this year, Mayor de Blasio and other officials touted how these “Public Communications Structures” … Read the rest of this entry >>

OPENINGS & CLOSINGS: BODEGA 88, BATTER & CREAM, JOE & THE JUICE, UNITED TAE KWON DO CENTER

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A new tapas spot and a whoopie pie store just opened, and several other new businesses are opening … Read the rest of this entry >>

WOMAN HITS RIVERSIDE PARK ATTACKER IN THE GROIN, BITES HIS LIP

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A woman walking her dog in Riverside Park fought off an attacker in Riverside Park last Friday, and police are now looking for the … Read the rest of this entry >>

MAYOR INTERVENES IN CONTROVERSIAL UWS NURSING HOME PROJECT

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Mayor de Blasio said he was "disappointed" in Jewish Home Lifecare's current proposal to build a nursing home on West 97th Street over the obje … Read the rest of this entry >>

FLYNG TIGER ANNOUNCES GRAND OPENING; FREE DANISH TREATS, TOTE BAGS

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Fans of Danish gift and home-goods store might want to line up early this Saturday at the company's newest loc … Read the rest of this entry >>

NEW UWS PUBLIC SCHOOL SET TO OPEN IN 2017, ANSWERING ONE (OF MANY!) QUESTIONS

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The mayor announced on Wednesday that a new state-of-the-art K-8 public school will open in 2017 at 61st Street and West End Av … Read the rest of this entry >>

POLICE RELEASE PHOTO, VIDEO OF SUSPECT IN SUBWAY STABBING THAT STARTED WITH HOMOPHOBIC REMARKS

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Police have released the photo above and video below of the suspect wanted in connection … Read the rest of this entry >>

ARGUMENT AT PIZZERIA LEADS TO STABBING

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An argument at Mama's Famous Pizza on Broadway near 85th Street, apparently over a torn dollar bill, led to a stabbi … Read the rest of this entry >>

ATTACK THAT STARTED ON 1 TRAIN MAY BE ANTI-GAY HATE CRIME, POLICE SAY

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A man making anti-gay statements stabbed another man as they got off the 1 train on Saturday night, according to police, wh … Read the rest of this entry >>

MORNING BULLETIN: FRENCH BAKERY OWNER DIES, HERO DOORMAN, WEEKEND SHOOTING

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August 8, 2016 Weather: Partly cloudy with a high of 88 deg … Read the rest of this entry >>

BILL WOULD IMPOSE FINES FOR ADVERTISING ILLEGAL HOTELS, INCLUDING SOME AIRBNB RENTALS

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Assemblymember Linda B. Rosenthal has doubled-down in her fight to quash illegal hotels – including Airbnb short-term rentals of entire apart … Read the rest of this entry >>

ORWASHERS LOOKING FOR BAKERS

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Orwashers Bakery is one step closer to opening at 81st and Amsterdam in the former home of Pet Health Store. They'r … Read the rest of this entry >>

POLICE LOOKING FOR WOMAN IN ATTEMPTED BANK ROBBERY

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Police are looking for the woman shown above for an attempted bank robbery on Tuesday at the Chase Bank on Broadway and 79th St … Read the rest of this entry >>

MUSEUM OF NATURAL HISTORY AIMS TO REDESIGN PARK AROUND PROPOSED NEW BUILDING

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The Museum of Natural History is working with local groups and politicians to redesign parts of Teddy Roosevelt Park as it crea … Read the rest of this entry >>

HOUSING LOTTERY OPENS FOR 50 MIDDLE-CLASS RENTAL UNITS IN LINCOLN SQUARE

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A luxury rental building at 55-75 West End Avenue at 63rd Street is offering 50 units to people who make between $70,732 and $117,780, h … Read the rest of this entry >>

BOURBON STREET BAR SHUTTERED BY HEALTH DEPARTMENT

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Bourbon Street, the New Orleans themed bar at 407 Amsterdam Avenue between 79th and 80th has been shuttered by the city Health Depart … Read the rest of this entry >>

BEER GARDEN, PING PONG, FANCY BBQ, FUKU CHICKEN HIGHLIGHT LAST NIGHTS OF LINCOLN CENTER FESTIVAL

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You thought Lincoln Center was all about listening to Vivaldi in a fancy frock, didn't you? W … Read the rest of this entry >>

CHEAP DATE NIGHT ALERT: CINEMA PARADISO IN A COMMUNITY GARDEN

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The West Side Community Garden on 89th Street between Columbus and Amsterdam is hosting two free movie nights this s … Read the rest of this entry >>

NINE-APARTMENT BUILDING ON WEST END WILL BECOME SINGLE-FAMILY MANSION

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The owner of a townhouse on West End Avenue between 76th and 77th Street is converting it back into a single-family mansion f … Read the rest of this entry >>

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