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Hire local residents, says watchdog group

Hire local residents, says watchdog group

Politics March 28, 2009 at 12:54 pm 0 comments

Coalition monitors Gateway Mall’s promise By Joe Hirsch [email protected] Will the mall rising near Yankee Stadium live up to an agreement to hire local job seekers when stores open in the coming months? A newly-formed coalition is skeptical. Calling itself the Neighborhood Advisory Council, the coalition met at the officesRead More

Mott Haven, Melrose have buildings worth saving

Mott Haven, Melrose have buildings worth saving

Politics February 27, 2009 at 6:03 am 1 comment

A community garden, three churches, a subway station, and a mid-1970s housing project should be preserved as New York City landmarks, a commission appointed by Bronx Borough President Adolfo Carrion has concluded.