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  1. The Nostalgic Glow of New York City's Remaining Historic Neon SignsRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Hyperallergic

    The neon sign for the former Rocco Restaurant, now Carbone, in Greenwich Village Neon and New York City had their ups and downs over the 20th century, from the glowing signage being an innovative advertisement in the 1920s and '30s, to already telegraphing seediness with its flickering in the 1940s and '50s. Neon has had a resurgence in signage for fashion boutiques that are banking on that visual nostalgia, yet the actual historic signs are disappearing.

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  2. High Line-Adjacent Auto Shop Will Become HousingRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | Curbed

    The latest building to bite the dust near the High Line is the auto shop at 500 West 25th Street, best known for artist Eduardo Kobra's iconic mural of a sailor kissing a nurse. YIMBY spotted plans on file with the DOB for a new building to replace the car stereo store, which sits on the corner of West 25th Street and Tenth Avenue.

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  3. To fear or not to fear: 40K new rental apartments coming to NYC, report saysRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | The Real Deal

    In the next three years, more than 38,000 new apartments will be built in the city, the majority of which will be in Brooklyn and Queens, the Wall Street Journal reported. This year alone 14,686 new units will be completed, according to Ten-X, an online real estate company formerly known as Auction.com.

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  4. Untitled-1Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday | The Real Deal

    Atlas Capital Group is in contract to acquire the North Williamsburg building that is home to Brooklyn Bowl and the Brooklyn Brewery for $37.4 million, sources told The Real Deal . The popular bowling alley and brewery are the sole tenants of the two-story, 29,000-square-foot warehouse.

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  5. Demand for Bigger Apartments in LIC Is Heating Up, Report ShowsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | DNAinfo.com

    Demand for two- and three-bedroom apartments in Long Island City is hotter than ever as families continue to flock to the neighborhood, according to new real estate report from Modern Spaces. The realty firm found that more than 70 percent of closing condo sales during the second quarter of 2016 were for two or three-bedroom apartments, compared to 58 percent during the first part of the year.

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  6. Aurora apartments in Queens ready to leaseRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Inman Real Estate News

    One-bedrooms begin at $2,570 per month, while two-bedrooms and three-bedrooms cost $3,650 and $5,100, respectively. Queens' booming neighborhood, Long Island City, is welcoming another high rise, mixed-use complex to the fold.

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  7. Tippet Rise Art Center, Montana: A place where art, performance and nature collide in a magical wayRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Cool Hunting

    A couple of hours from Yellowstone National Park, a very different kind of destination opened just last month. Tippet Rise Art Center , located in Fishtail, Montana, is driven by the mission to make art and music more affordable and accessible and to encourage people to experience it in a different way.

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  8. 61 Wythe Ave in North Williamsburg, Brooklyn and inside at Brooklyn BowlRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | The Real Deal

    Atlas Capital Group is in contract to acquire the North Williamsburg building that is home to Brooklyn Bowl and the Brooklyn Brewery for $37.4 million, sources told The Real Deal . The popular bowling alley and brewery are the sole tenants of the two-story, 29,000-square-foot warehouse.

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  9. A Dated Queens Townhouse Is Transformed Into a Modern Family HomeRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Curbed

    In the basement of Charmaine and Roman Mendoza's Queens townhouse, there's a large wall hanging that spells out the word "FAMILY." The piece is a decorative element, part of a capsule collection by interior designers Robert and Cortney Novogratz for CB2, but it's also indicative of the guiding principle around which the couple has created their home.

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  10. Babies Race for Glory in 'Diaper Derby'Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 22 | DNAinfo.com

    Parents cheered and jingled keys as bewildered infants scooted, crawled, and wiggled toward glory - or sat in place and wailed - at the eighth annual Diaper Derby in Midtown on Friday. The Diaper Derby, held at the New York Hilton Midtown at Sixth Avenue and West 53rd Street by the NYC Triathlon , gave parents the chance to get their children started early in competitive sports in the runup to Sunday's race for grown-ups.

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  11. Kamaiyah is here, playing 3 NYC showsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 22 | Brooklynvegan

    Oakland rapper Kamaiyah put out one of the best albums of the year so far with her debut mixtape, A Good Night In The Ghetto . It's home to certified banger "How Does It Feel," but really just about every track is the kind of song that's worth blasting all summer long.

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  12. Fitch Affirms JPMBB 2014-C22Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 21 | Business Wire

    A detailed list of rating actions follows at the end of this press release. The affirmations of JPMBB 2014-C22 are based on the stable performance of the underlying collateral.

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  13. Analysts Set $31.50 Price Target for Suffolk BancorpRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 21 | AmericanBankingNews.com

    Shares of Suffolk Bancorp have received a consensus broker rating score of 3.00 from the three analysts that provide coverage for the company, Zacks Investment Research reports. Three research analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating.

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  14. Westbrook, Andrew Chung secure $136M loan to buy Long Island City warehouseRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 21 | The Real Deal

    Westbrook Partners and Andrew Chung's Innovo Property Group scored a $136 million acquisition loan from ACORE Capital to buy a Long Island City warehouse for $195 million. The new owners purchased 24-02 49th Avenue from investors Rubin Schron's Cammeby's International and the Fruchthandler family, the Commercial Observer reported.

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  15. Hunters Point's Zany Library Is Finally On Track For Its 2017 CompletionRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 20 | Curbed

    The the futuristic-looking Hunters Point Library in Queens has been several years in the making, but a new in-depth look by the New York Times has revealed that the $38 million project is finally well on its way to completion. Designed by Steven Holl Architects, the structure is 81 and a half feet tall and is perhaps most recognizable for its uniquely shaped cutouts.

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  16. Merit and Ancor Sell Bakewise Brands to Yamazaki Baking CompanyRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 20 | Business Wire

    Merit and Ancor established Bakewise Brands in 2010 as the corporate identity for Fleischer's Bagels, Inc., which they acquired in 2005, and Tom Cat Bakery, which they acquired in 2008. Fleischer's, based in Macedon, New York, was founded in 1971, and Tom Cat, operating in Long Island City, New York, was established in 1987.

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  17. Thomas Spota paid $48,500 legal retainer, campaign reports showRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 19 | Newsday

    Suffolk County District Attorney Thomas Spota paid a $48,500 legal retainer to his criminal defense attorney's Manhattan law firm in March, his most recent campaign finance filing shows. Photo Credit: Newsday / Alejandra Villa Suffolk County District Attorney Thomas Spota paid a $48,500 legal retainer to his criminal defense attorney's Manhattan law firm in March, his most recent campaign finance filing shows.

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  18. Rabsky ditches plans for first Manhattan projectRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 19 | The Real Deal

    Rabsky Group scrapped plans for its first Manhattan project, deciding instead to sell its East Village development site for $23 million, according to property records filed with the city Tuesday. Opal Holdings, a real estate investment firm led by Shaya and Shulamit Prager, closed last month on the vacant site at 644-652 East 14th Street, just southeast of the Stuyvesant Town-Peter Cooper Village complex.

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  19. Here's where luxury-home buyers are landing - and it's not all New York, London and Hong KongRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 19 | MarketWatch

    Bustling areas like Manhattan, San Francisco, Hong Kong and London will always draw high-end buyers who want to be smack in the middle of it all-and lock down investments that they know will turn a profit. But that isn't the only way to think of a luxury purchase.

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  20. Suffolk Bancorp (SCNB) to Release Earnings on WednesdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 19 | AmericanBankingNews.com

    Suffolk Bancorp will release its earnings data on Wednesday, July 20th. Analysts expect Suffolk Bancorp to post earnings of $0.41 per share for the quarter.

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