New York City

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    New York City

    Lasker Rink Renovations Generates Both Joy and Backlash

    (NEW YORK, NEW YORK)— The city is set to revamp but reduce the size of North Central Park’s ice rink and pool, Gothamist reports. Lasker Pool is operated by the Parks department in the Summer, while in the Winter, Lasker Skating rink is managed by the Trump Organization, which has […]

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    New York City

    Pennsy Food Hall To Close Indefinitely for Penn Plaza Renovations

    (NEW YORK, NEW YORK)— Pennsy Food Hall will close at the end of March, Eater reports. The outpost of fast-casual options was conveniently located to attract harried visitors passing through Penn Station and Madison Square Gardens. A food hall is basically a somewhat fancier food court, for all those not […]

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    Olnick Tries to Manipulate City & Residents to Approve Contested Rezoning

    (NEW YORK, NEW YORK)— After months of back and forth around the hated Lenox Terrace redevelopment, the truth we all knew comes out: the Olnick Organization is in it for Olnick, regardless of community desire or impact. East Harlem residents, including influential council member Bill Perkins, who represents the neighborhood, […]