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New Study Finds 'Explosion Of Hatred' Against Jews Worldwide

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork/AP) — As many around the world pause to mourn those lost in the Holocaust, Israeli researchers found anti-Semitic incidents are on the rise. 439 more words


Old Brooklyn Paramount Theater To Return As Performance Venue

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — The Brooklyn Paramount, at the northeast corner of Flatbush and DeKalb avenues in downtown Brooklyn, will undergo a 24-month renovation and reopen, according to a news release. 389 more words


De Blasio Appoints Forest City Ratner Exec to Rent Guidelines Board

Mayor Bill de Blasio today named a top executive from developer Forest City Ratner Companies—a longtime ally of his in the real estate community—to the panel responsible for setting rent increases for the roughly one million apartments subject to the… 257 more words

FCR, De Blasio Breaks Ground On '100-Percent Affordable' Complex at Atlantic Yards

Mayor Bill de Blasio joined executives from Forest City Ratner and the Chinese-government owned Greenland Holding Group in lifting symbolic shovelfuls of dirt to illustrate the start of construction on a “100-percent affordable” building at Brooklyn’s Atlantic Yards site, rebranded Pacific Park this fall. 693 more words

Is the Wizards' Shaw Practice Facility Just a Trojan Horse?

Although talk of the Wizards practice facility has cooled off recently, a lot of the talk coming out of the mayor’s office definitely sounded like it was a done deal, and that the recent stories were more of a PR test run than anything else. 1,046 more words

A Modular Design Setback in Brooklyn

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Advocates of affordable housing and for design innovation cheered in 2011 when developer Bruce Ratner announced plans to push “modular” construction techniques to a new height with a Brooklyn apartment tower. 17 more words

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