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Angry Queens Residents Pack MTA Meeting To Address Bus Route Redesign Concerns
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Angry Queens Residents Pack MTA Meeting To Address Bus Route Redesign Concerns
Source CBS New York

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — There’s another reason for people in Queens to expect some commuting headaches. The MTA is planning to redesign some bus...

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Coney Island Boardwalk Businesses Hit With Massive Rent Hikes
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Coney Island Boardwalk Businesses Hit With Massive Rent Hikes
Source CBS New York

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — Businesses along the Coney Island boardwalk are facing significant rent hikes, and the increase could force some of them to...

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NYCHA Residents Rally As Lawsuit Over Unlivable Conditions Reaches Courtroom
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NYCHA Residents Rally As Lawsuit Over Unlivable Conditions Reaches Courtroom
Source CBS New York

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) - Fed-up and fired up, public housing residents rallied in lower Manhattan. Tenants are suing NYCHA, saying they're living a...

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Senior Living Community Forcing Teen Orphan Out Of Grandparents' Home
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Senior Living Community Forcing Teen Orphan Out Of Grandparents' Home
Source CBS New York

PRESCOTT, Ariz. (CBS Local) — A senior living community in Arizona is forcing a teenager to leave his grandparent’s home after both of his parents...

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Demanding Answers: South Ozone Park Residents Beg City To Do Something About Illegal Truck Parking
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Demanding Answers: South Ozone Park Residents Beg City To Do Something About Illegal Truck Parking
Source CBS New York

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — Drivers say big trucks are parking illegally along a busy Queens street, and people who live in the neighborhood say the...

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Residents In Queens Neighborhood Fume Over Big Trucks Parked Illegally
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Residents In Queens Neighborhood Fume Over Big Trucks Parked Illegally
Source CBS New York

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — Some Queens residents say their neighborhood is turning into an illegal rest stop for trucks, with vehicles parked for days...

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Yonkers Battling With New York City Over MTA Bus Depot Sitting On Prime Waterfront Real Estate
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Yonkers Battling With New York City Over MTA Bus Depot Sitting On Prime Waterfront Real Estate
Source CBS New York

Yonkers, N. Y. (CBSNewYork) - A long-standing dispute over prime waterfront property in downtown Yonkers is heating up. The land is owned by New...

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Historic, 190-Year-Old Neir's Tavern In Woodhaven To Close Sunday
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Historic, 190-Year-Old Neir's Tavern In Woodhaven To Close Sunday
Source CBS New York

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) – One of New York City’s oldest neighborhood bars is set to close. (credit: CBS2) The Queens establishment dates back 190...

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Macy's Closing 29 Stores Despite Upbeat Holiday Sales Numbers
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Macy's Closing 29 Stores Despite Upbeat Holiday Sales Numbers
Source CBS New York

NEW YORK (AP) - Macy's is closing 29 stores in coming weeks despite the company reporting some improvement in comparable-stores sales during the...

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Pier 1 Closing 450 Stores As Retail Apocalypse Drags Into New Decade
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Pier 1 Closing 450 Stores As Retail Apocalypse Drags Into New Decade
Source CBS New York

FORT WORTH, Texas (CBS Local) — Pier 1 Imports is closing nearly half its 942 stores, adding to a staggering rate of store closures that rocked the...

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Cuomo Touts Plan To Transform Penn Station Into 'World Class' Facility
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Cuomo Touts Plan To Transform Penn Station Into 'World Class' Facility
Source CBS New York

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) – Governor Andrew Cuomo announced a plan Monday to transform the existing Penn Station into a world class facility. CBS2’s...

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Small But Beloved Public Library Closing In Queens
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Small But Beloved Public Library Closing In Queens
Source CBS New York

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — A small but beloved public library is shutting its doors in Queens. The public library system will be closing its One Court...

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Shoppers Get Out Early For Returns, Post-Holiday Deals
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Shoppers Get Out Early For Returns, Post-Holiday Deals
Source CBS New York

SECAUCUS, N.J. (CBSNewYork) – ‘Twas the day after Christmas and some shoppers were up extra early to to beat the rush on holiday returns. “We have...

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It's The Thought That Counts? Most People Are Planning To Return Their Holiday Gifts, Retail Experts Say
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It's The Thought That Counts? Most People Are Planning To Return Their Holiday Gifts, Retail Experts Say
Source CBS New York

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) – If you think Santa fell a little short this year – you’re not alone. According to online retail platform Oracle, a whopping...

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NYC Expanding ‘Fair Fares’ Program, Letting More Low-Income Residents Get Discounted MetroCards
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NYC Expanding ‘Fair Fares’ Program, Letting More Low-Income Residents Get Discounted MetroCards
Source CBS New York

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) – New York City is expanding its Fair Fares program, which helps low-income residents access half-priced MetroCards. Those...

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Still Hopeful Of Expansion, Lenox Terrace Developers Ready To Make Concessions
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Still Hopeful Of Expansion, Lenox Terrace Developers Ready To Make Concessions
Source CBS New York

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — Tenants of a historic Harlem apartment complex are gaining traction in their fight against a proposal to expand their...

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Breaking Down The Hottest Neighborhoods Of The Last Decade, And Which To Watch In 2020
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Breaking Down The Hottest Neighborhoods Of The Last Decade, And Which To Watch In 2020
Source CBS New York

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) – If you’ve lived in New York City for the past decade, chances are good your neighborhood has changed, a lot. New York real...

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Plans To Expand Lenox Terrace Apartments Rejected
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Plans To Expand Lenox Terrace Apartments Rejected
Source CBS New York

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — The rezoning proposal for a historic Central Harlem apartment complex hit another roadblock Monday. Manhattan Borough...

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Amazon Planning To Build New Office At Hudson Yards Without Controversial Tax Breaks
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Amazon Planning To Build New Office At Hudson Yards Without Controversial Tax Breaks
Source CBS New York

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) – Amazon is coming to New York City after all. CBS2 has learned that the company is planning to open up an office space in...

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NYC Holiday Markets: Shop, Skate And Sip At Bryant Park’s Winter Village
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NYC Holiday Markets: Shop, Skate And Sip At Bryant Park’s Winter Village
Source CBS New York

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) – Winter markets have become a popular destination for people looking to get into the holiday spirit, but which offers the...

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Powerful Odor Making Life Miserable For Mother, Son In Brooklyn NYCHA Building
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Powerful Odor Making Life Miserable For Mother, Son In Brooklyn NYCHA Building
Source CBS New York

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — A Brooklyn mother is fed up with a foul stench that’s lingering in her apartment. She said she has made numerous complaints...

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‘It’s Been Fun’: Autistic Man Opens Coffee Shop After No One Hired Him
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‘It’s Been Fun’: Autistic Man Opens Coffee Shop After No One Hired Him
Source CBS New York

NORTH SMITHFIELD, R.I. (CBS Local) — When an autistic man couldn’t find a job, he decided to create his own place to work and opened a coffee shop....

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Poll: Nearly Half New Jersey Residents Are Planning On Leaving The State
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Poll: Nearly Half New Jersey Residents Are Planning On Leaving The State
Source CBS New York

Morristown, N.J. (CBSNewYork) – A new poll shows nearly half of New Jersey residents plan to leave the state. A recent survey conducted for the...

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No Free Street Parking On The UWS? It Could Happen
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No Free Street Parking On The UWS? It Could Happen
Source CBS New York

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) - Could New York City take another huge step in clearing cars from streets by eliminating all free street parking? An Upper...

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Owner Lays Out Vision For A Redeveloped Lenox Terrace
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Owner Lays Out Vision For A Redeveloped Lenox Terrace
Source CBS New York

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — The Lenox Terrace apartment complex has been home to the “who’s who” in the African-American community for decades. On...

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New York Giants Players Help Unload Turkeys For Community Food Bank Of New Jersey
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New York Giants Players Help Unload Turkeys For Community Food Bank Of New Jersey
Source CBS New York

HILLSIDE, N. J. (CBSNewYork) - Members of the New York Giants helped ensure people in need have a good meal this Thanksgiving. On Tuesday, they...

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Tenants Of Queens Apartment Building With 573 Open Violations Take Property Owners To Court
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Tenants Of Queens Apartment Building With 573 Open Violations Take Property Owners To Court
Source CBS New York

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — Dozens of tenants living at a Queens apartment building say they’re living in dangerous conditions and the people...

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‘Hold Onto Your Sanity’: Tenants Take Flatbush Landlord To Court Months After Devastating Fire
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‘Hold Onto Your Sanity’: Tenants Take Flatbush Landlord To Court Months After Devastating Fire
Source CBS New York

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) – More than a dozen Brooklyn tenants took their landlord to court on Friday demanding management make repairs to their...

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CBS2 Demands Answers, Gets Action For NYCHA Tenant Claiming Agency Wouldn't Fix Leak-Filled Apartment
News 2 months ago
CBS2 Demands Answers, Gets Action For NYCHA Tenant Claiming Agency Wouldn't Fix Leak-Filled Apartment
Source CBS New York

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) – A single mother and her two children have been forced to live in an apartment with so many leaks the walls actually drip...

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Facebook Making Major Move Into Hudson Yards
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Facebook Making Major Move Into Hudson Yards
Source CBS New York

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) – The Hudson Yards development on Manhattan’s West Side has a big new tenant. Facebook has signed a lease for more than 1.5...

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