New York City

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    New York City

    Bushwick Rezoning Stalemated

    (NEW YORK, NEW YORK)— On Friday Janury 10, when Deputy Mayor Vicki Been announced that the city would not consider Bushwick Community Plan in the environmental review to rezone Bushwick, she again brought months of negotiation to a standstill, City Limits reports. Councilmembers Antonio Reynoso and Rafael Espinal, whose districts […]

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    UWS Restaurant Roundup

    (NEW YORK, NEW YORK)—  Here is this week’s roundup of restaurant news from West Side Rag. Trendy Australian restaurant Burke & Wills, which has been on West 79thstreet since 2013, was recently seized. The building was first seized in 2017 for tax related debts, but soon reopened. It’s unclear if […]

  • RealReal CEO Purchases Condo in Woolworth Tower
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    RealReal CEO Purchases Condo in Woolworth Tower

    (NEW YORK, NEW YORK)— Julie Wainwright, CEO of luxury consignment store the RealReal, purchased a pricey condo in the Woolworth Tower for $6.75 million, the New York Post reports. The Woolworth building was the tallest skyscraper in New York from 1913 to 1930, when it was eclipsed by the Empire […]