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Opponents take FreshDirect back to court

Opponents take FreshDirect back to court

Lawyer says state illegally gave company a lease last year South Bronx residents who want to keep FreshDirect from moving to Port Morris say they have new evidence that will help them win their fight. Lawyers for the state and FreshDirect say that’s nonsense.

Lobbyists smoothed way for FreshDirect

Lobbyists smoothed way for FreshDirect

In its quest to relocate to the Bronx with millions of dollars in city and state tax breaks and subsidies, FreshDirect has spent freely on well-connected lobbyists and consultants, public records, other documents and interviews show.

Sanitation tickets blitz Hub

Sanitation tickets blitz Hub

Businesses in the Hub say they’re unfairly punished for failing to pick up rubbish scattered near their stores at night when the stores are closed.

Thanksgiving meal, giveaways planned

As Thanksgiving approaches, local restaurant owners and small businesses are teaming up to make sure there’s enough food for everyone. On Tuesday, Nov. 26, restaurants El Habanero, The Clock Bar, Ceetay, the Bruckner Bar and Grill and Calentito will partner with SoBRO and City Harvest to offer a free hot sit-down Thanksgiving Feast and take-away […]

Yankee Stadium businesses slump

Yankee Stadium businesses slump

After a summer of little cheer for Yankee fans, local businesses are paying the price.