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New York’s Real Climate Challenge: Fixing Its Aging Buildings

New York’s Real Climate Challenge: Fixing Its Aging Buildings

New York’s Real Climate Challenge: Fixing Its Aging Buildings New York’s Real Climate Challenge: Fixing Its Aging Buildings A plan to upgrade a cluster of nine unremarkable apartment buildings in Brooklyn typically would not merit a second look. But this isn’t a quick fix; the project, called Casa Pasiva, aims to be a new model for the sustainable transformation of …

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New York’s attorney general probes Trump’s consulting payments to daughter Ivanka that reduced his taxes

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New York’s attorney general probes Trump’s consulting payments to daughter Ivanka that reduced his taxes New York’s attorney general probes Trump’s consulting payments to daughter Ivanka that reduced his taxes New York’s attorney general has sent a subpoena to the Trump Organization for records related to consulting fees paid to Ivanka Trump as part of a broad civil investigation into …

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Overlooked No More: Anya Phillips, Fashion Influencer in New York’s Punk Scene

Overlooked No More: Anya Phillips, Fashion Influencer in New York’s Punk Scene

Overlooked No More: Anya Phillips, Fashion Influencer in New York’s Punk Scene Overlooked No More: Anya Phillips, Fashion Influencer in New York’s Punk Scene This article is part of Overlooked, a series of obituaries about remarkable people whose deaths, beginning in 1851, went unreported in The Times. In the 1970s, Anya Phillips left Taiwan to forge a fashion career in …

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‘If No Tourists Come, I Have No Business’: New York’s Tourism Crisis

‘If No Tourists Come, I Have No Business’: New York’s Tourism Crisis

‘If No Tourists Come, I Have No Business’: New York’s Tourism Crisis ‘If No Tourists Come, I Have No Business’: New York’s Tourism Crisis Outside Kennedy International Airport’s Terminal 4, the long line of New York City yellow cabs that in years past rotated like a conveyor belt to meet the demand of passenger arrivals has disappeared. The wraparound rows …

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Is New York’s Arts Diversity Plan Working? It’s Hard to Tell

Is New York’s Arts Diversity Plan Working? It’s Hard to Tell

Is New York’s Arts Diversity Plan Working? It’s Hard to Tell Is New York’s Arts Diversity Plan Working? It’s Hard to Tell It was born of high hopes: a program for cultural institutions that receive New York City funding and operate on New York City land. Under the plan, Mayor Bill de Blasio promised to hold august institutions like the …

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New York’s Sidewalk Prophets Are Heirs of the Lascaux Cave Artisans

New York’s Sidewalk Prophets Are Heirs of the Lascaux Cave Artisans

New York’s Sidewalk Prophets Are Heirs of the Lascaux Cave Artisans New York’s Sidewalk Prophets Are Heirs of the Lascaux Cave Artisans About 17,000 years ago, in the caves of Lascaux, France, ancestors drew on grotto walls, depicting equines, stags, bison, aurochs and felines. They wanted to convey to other humans a political reality crucial to their survival: They shared …

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One-Third of New York’s Small Businesses May Be Gone Forever

One-Third of New York’s Small Businesses May Be Gone Forever

One-Third of New York’s Small Businesses May Be Gone Forever One-Third of New York’s Small Businesses May Be Gone Forever In early March, Glady’s, a Caribbean restaurant in Brooklyn, was bringing in about $35,000 a week in revenue. The Bank Street Bookstore, a 50-year-old children’s shop in Manhattan, was preparing for busy spring and summer shopping seasons. And Busy Bodies, …

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Food Tourists Trickle In to New York’s Pandemic Dining Scene

Food Tourists Trickle In to New York’s Pandemic Dining Scene

Food Tourists Trickle In to New York’s Pandemic Dining Scene Food Tourists Trickle In to New York’s Pandemic Dining Scene In early July, Bruna Borelli, along with her husband and two other couples, drove a minivan for 12 hours from Sterling Heights, Mich., to New York City for a vacation. Before they left, the friends watched the news carefully, making …

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New York’s Gay Bars Fear They Won’t Survive the Pandemic

New York’s Gay Bars Fear They Won’t Survive the Pandemic

New York’s Gay Bars Fear They Won’t Survive the Pandemic New York’s Gay Bars Fear They Won’t Survive the Pandemic Protesters have returned to the Stonewall Inn again and again in recent weeks to demand an end to police brutality, raising their fists, taking a knee and holding moments of silence on the same ground where a riot in 1969 …

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Hotels Transformed New York’s Social Life. Now What?

Hotels Transformed New York’s Social Life. Now What?

Hotels Transformed New York’s Social Life. Now What? Hotels Transformed New York’s Social Life. Now What? The hotel first opened on Sept. 10, 2001, and catered to the Hamptons Magazine/Ocean Drive set. “Impeccable timing,” he said. But after the disaster that followed, the enemy was clear, the devastation finite. Capitalism became a cause, with elected leaders imploring people in 2001 …

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