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Cuomo debuts Brooklyn state park named for iconic congresswoman

Gov. Andrew Cuomo on Tuesday announced the opening of the sprawling, 407-acre Shirley Chisholm State Park in Brooklyn—the largest parcel of gubernatorially-controlled green space in the five... To view the full story, click the title link......»»

Category: blogSource: crainsnewyorkJul 2nd, 2019

ON THE SCENE: GFI Realty Services has been named the exclusive sales agent for 615 East 17th Street in Ditmas Park

AGENTS The Tri-State Investment Sales Group for Avison Young has been named the exclusive agent to market two retail condominiums spanning two floors at 90 William Street in Manhattan’s Financial Distr.....»»

Category: realestateSource: realestateweeklyAug 15th, 2019

Future uncertain for state"s women and minority business program

A proposed law in Albany could mean bigger margins for marginalized entrepreneurs—if Gov. Andrew Cuomo doesn't sideline it again. Brooklyn Assemblywoman Rodneyse Bichotte is pushing a measure that... To view the full story, click the title link......»»

Category: blogSource: crainsnewyorkJun 12th, 2019

Two Bay area beaches make Conde Nast Traveler"s best beaches list

Conde Nast Traveler has named two area beaches to its list of the 15 best beaches in Florida this year. Caladesi Island State Park in Dunedin and Siesta Key Beach were the two beaches in the Tampa Bay area to make the list.  Of Caladesi Island in.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsApr 12th, 2018

Brandy Odom Named as Woman Whose Limbs and Torso Were Found in Brooklyn Park

Brandy Odom had been reported missing a few months ago......»»

Category: topSource: newsweekApr 11th, 2018

City designates Coney Island boardwalk a Scenic Landmark

Brooklyn's iconic Coney Island boardwalk, which has attracted generations of New Yorkers and tourists who come to enjoy the sand, surf and amusement park rides, was designated a Scenic Landmark as it... To view the full story, click the title link......»»

Category: blogSource: crainsnewyorkMay 15th, 2018

NYCHA to find sites for new affordable homes in Brooklyn

Governor Andrew M. Cuomo announced that New York State Homes and Community Renewal will finance 1,000 affordable homes for seniors on underutilized land owned by the New York City Housing Authority in Central Brooklyn as .....»»

Category: realestateSource: realestateweeklyAug 30th, 2018

NYʼs biggest park to open in Brooklyn next year

A 407-acre state park along Jamaica Bay will fully open in Brooklyn in the summer of 201.....»»

Category: realestateSource: realestateweeklySep 13th, 2018

Cuomo picks winners for Brooklyn affordable housing RFP

The governor’s office has selected four affordable housing projects in Central Brooklyn to receive state f.....»»

Category: realestateSource: realestateweeklyNov 30th, 2018

Olive branch to Durst tucked in State of the State

During Gov. Andrew Cuomo's State of the State speech Tuesday, he pledged $23 million to finish the construction of Hudson River Park. The small line item in the state's proposed budget represented a... To view the full story, click the title link......»»

Category: blogSource: crainsnewyorkJan 21st, 2019

Budget proposal would advance Vital Brooklyn project

A proposal in Gov. Andrew Cuomo's would allow the state to proceed with its Vital Brooklyn plan, developing affordable housing and ambulatory health facilities near the campuses of some of the... To view the full story, click the title link......»»

Category: blogSource: crainsnewyorkJan 24th, 2019

Beijing"s Secret Plan B: Converting Shenzhen Into The New Hong Kong

Some 1.7 million protesters gathered in Hong Kong's Victoria Park Sunday afternoon to mark the 11th consecutive weekend of pro-democracy protests in a city-state that, for decades, functioned as a quasi-independent city state and financial gateway to.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeAug 19th, 2019

The Ray signs partnership with state, federal transportation agencies

A nonprofit named in memory of Ray Anderson, a noted environmentalist and founder and chairman of Interface Inc., has formalized its partnership with the Georgia Department of Transportation (DOT) and Federal Highway Administration (FHWA). The Ray o.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsAug 19th, 2019

128,000 workers in New York state used paid family leave in first year

About 128,000 people statewide used paid family leave last year, out of about 8 million eligible workers, according to a report out this week from Gov. Andrew Cuomo's office. About 86,500 of the claims made during the first year of the state-manda.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsAug 19th, 2019

15 Cincinnati startups named among Ohio"s most promising

An Ohio group dedicated to boosting the state's innovation economy named 15 Cincinnati startups among the state's most promising. VentureOhio named its second-annual Watchlist of 50 startups throughout the state that it views as the best Ohio has to of.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsAug 16th, 2019

Dayton debuts first Ohio chapter of American Business Women"s Association

A national organization aiming to unite businesswomen has officially expanded to Dayton. The American Business Women's Association (ABWA) installed its new Gem City chapter Aug. 13. This also marks the first ABWA chapter in the state of Ohio, acco.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsAug 15th, 2019

Downtown Niagara Falls wins $10 million from New York state

The City of Niagara Falls has won $10 million in the New York State Downtown Revitalization Initiative .  Gov. Andrew Cuomo made the announcement during a visit to the cataract city on Wednesday. The democrat told the crowd on hand .....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsAug 14th, 2019

State Fair CEO O"Leary expects fair to exceed 1 million attendance again: Slideshow

While most of the 200-acres lays stationary, for 11-days Wisconsin State Fair Park becomes a heavily traveled destination for Wisconsin residents and tourists alike......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsAug 10th, 2019

Jacksonville oncologist named to state disciplinary board

Gov Ron DeSantis appointed three physicians to the Florida Board of Medicine on Thursday, including one who has served on the board in the past. DeSantis named former board Chairman Zachariah Zachariah, a South Florida cardiologist and internal med.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsAug 9th, 2019

Driverless cars are coming to New York on Wednesday

Optimus Ride, self-driving tech company is launching a fleet of six cars at Brooklyn's Navy Yard on Wednesday in a push to bring autonomous vehicles to New York state......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralAug 6th, 2019

State pressure may bring killed San Bruno housing project back from the dead

Staring down the possibility of state fines or lawsuits over the recent high-profile denial of a 425-unit Mills Park housing project, the San Bruno City Council will reportedly meet privately in the coming weeks to consider its options for the pro.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsAug 5th, 2019