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Jere_Hester
EIC of . Started of . Ex- City Editor. Brooklyn guy, Mets fan, "Beatle Baby" author: .
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THE CITY 20h
Ahead of U.S. Open Tournament, city audit finds that the hasn’t been a good neighbor. accuses U.S. Tennis Association Of Skipping Out on $311k in Queens Rent.
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THE CITY Aug 24
The vacant lot at 45 Somers St. in Brownsville is being used as a dumping site. A group of teens wanted to turn it into a community garden. Three years later, the plan has yet to come to fruition.
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THE CITY Aug 24
Bensonhurst has changed dramatically since Yusuf Hawkins’ murder on Aug. 23, 1989. Lifelong residents still remember the tragedy, while some newcomers never heard about it.
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THE CITY Aug 24
🗣️CALLOUT ALERT: In the last year, have you had an encounter with the NYPD? We have a few questions for you:
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THE CITY Aug 24
New audit by alleges that has dodged $311k in Queens rent for US Open Tournament.
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THE CITY Aug 24
A license is set to start that allows to use some classic NYC logos on its apparel, even though the company has not historically met NYC’s high labor standards.
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THE CITY Aug 24
After THE CITY reported that was looking to end its bike share pilot program in the Rockaways, residents started calling Councilmember . Now the city plans to keep the bikes rolling.
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THE CITY Aug 24
Patrons at the East Flatbush library have been relegated to the trailer to get their books and internet fix for nearly two and a half years.
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Josefa Velasquez Aug 23
"People didn’t want to believe that this had to do with racism. But what else is it? You chase a black kid you see and then shoot him. What do you call that?” A must read from
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claudia irizarry aponte Aug 23
ICYMI: The vacant lot at 45 Somers St. in Brownsville is being used as a dumping site. A group of teens wanted to turn it into a community garden. Three years later, the plan has yet to come to fruition.
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THE CITY Aug 23
. admits it’s currently unable to deliver on a promise to properly inspect apartments for lead paint and clean them up. More details, via in a document obtained in which the agency details its “deficiencies.”
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THE CITY Aug 23
New “separation status” allows the NYC Department of Correction to hold people who test positive for contraband indefinitely in solitary cells at Rikers Island
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THE CITY Aug 23
Yusuf Hawkins’ murder on Aug. 23, 1989, was a “very painful chapter” for Bensonhurst, , who grew up less than a mile away from the murder scene, told THE CITY.
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THE CITY Aug 23
The hotel plan, which dates to 2017, was approved days after Michael Cheng and associates brought in big bucks for de Blasio PAC, records show.
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claudia irizarry aponte Aug 23
"In a terse two-page document, NYCHA General Manager Vito Mustaciuolo conceded the authority 'lacks adequate procedures, IT (technology) controls, recordkeeping and/or quality assurance monitoring as to a number of (lead paint) abatement requirements.'”
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Reuven Blau Aug 23
.⁦⁩ “lacks adequate procedures, IT (technology) controls, recordkeeping and/or quality assurance monitoring as to a number of (lead paint) abatement requirements” according to memo obtained by ⁦⁩ ⁦
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Jeff Simmons Aug 23
\Hawkins’ Murder Still Shocks in a Changed Brooklyn
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THE CITY Aug 23
A Brownville community organization was blindsided this week when it found out the lot long eyed as a community garden was handed off to the Department of Education.
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THE CITY Aug 23
The 2020-2024 Capital Program is expected to carry a $40 billion pricetag - at least. Details of what projects it includes won’t be made public until September.
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Reuven Blau Aug 23
“Separation status is a clear end run around crucial protections designed to limit New Yorkers’ contact with solitary confinement,” ⁦⁩’s Kayla Simpson told ⁦⁩ ⁦
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