Manhattan Newswire (Page 3)

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  1. Remembering the 2003 blackoutRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 15, 2017 | New York Post

    Pedestrians and traffic leaving downtown Manhattan cross the Queensboro Bridge after the onset of the largest power blackout in American history on Aug. 14, 2003. More than 50 million people were affected by the outage, in Toronto, Detroit, Cleveland and New York City.

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  2. Zac Posen quietly sells Manhattan apartmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 14, 2017 | New York Post

    Fashion designer and Project Runway judge Zac Posen - known for dressing celebs from Michelle Obama to Rihanna and Gwyneth Paltrow - has sold his Sutton Place apartment at 345 E. 57th St. for $1.15 million, according to city property records. He bought the two-bedroom, two-bathroom unit for $925,000 in 2013.

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  3. Venezuela bank sells landmark building for $30MRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 14, 2017 | New York Post

    Venezuela isn't leaving its embassy in New York - but its biggest bank is leaving the swanky townhouse next door. The US arm of Venezuela's largest bank has bagged $30 million by selling a six-story building that's located across the street from St. Patrick's Cathedral - and adjacent to the embattled country's consulate on East 51st Street, The Post has learned.

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  4. America's most important historical dates will surprise youRead the original story

    Aug 12, 2017 | New York Post

    Summing up all of American history in one book is nearly impossible - that's why author Carl M. Cannon ingeniously takes it one day at a time. His " On This Date " highlights some of our country's most important but less celebrated moments, from the arrival of the Mayflower through the 2016 presidential election, as calendar entries.

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  5. What it was like growing up with squatter parentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 12, 2017 | New York Post

    The journalist - who for several years had written the "Intelligencer" column for New York Magazine - was then a columnist at MSNBC.com and the news of her soon-to-be-published memoir, " The Glass Castle ," had been leaked to a gossip column. Walls went to her boss, convinced she would be fired once the truth came out: that her polished New York existence, her life of covering A-list parties and going to the hottest restaurants, was based on a lie.

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  6. Man orders a cappuccino, gets a side of cockroachRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 12, 2017 | New York Post

    A Manhattan man claims his cappuccino at a swanky Upper East Side steakhouse came with a nasty addition: a large cockroach. The insect was a nightmarish way to end a meal at The Arlington Club, where dinners can easily hit the $500 mark, said Steven Fleming, who brought friends to the eatery in April.

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  7. 'The Glass Castle' movie doesn't do the book justiceRead the original story

    Aug 10, 2017 | New York Post

    Movie adaptations shouldn't require that you know their source material. But in the case of "The Glass Castle," it's impossible not to just say it: You're better off reading the book.

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  8. Justin Theroux's neighbor escalates feud with counter-suitRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 9, 2017 | New York Post

    Justin Theroux should stick to acting, his Greenwich Village neighbor says in a no-holds-barred lawsuit over the star's $1 million apartment renovation. Theroux, who is married to "Friends" star Jennifer Aniston, first sued attorney Norman Resnicow, his downstairs neighbor at 71 Washington Pl., in May claiming the lawyer " has made it his twisted sport to bully and intimidate " him.

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  9. NYC developers hope cool graffiti can sell hot housesRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 9, 2017 | New York Post

    But this work is inside, at the 864-unit Mercedes House rental in Hell's Kitchen. It begins on a wall behind the front desk, curls around a corner and over a mail room, and ends near an elevator bank.

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  10. Sisters accused of using roof as a farm, toilet for dog-sitting bizRead the original story

    Aug 9, 2017 | New York Post

    A pair of Manhattan sisters turned their Lower East Side apartment building's roof into their own personal fiefdom, a landlord claims. Real estate agent Hana McGrath and her sibling Rachel allegedly used the roof at 169 East Broadway to grow crops, host for-profit dinners, and as a bathroom for their dog-sitting business.

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  11. Woman gets prison for trying to murder boyfriend with hot oilRead the original story

    Aug 8, 2017 | New York Post

    A Manhattan woman was sentenced Tuesday to 16 years in prison for trying to murder her boyfriend - with scalding hot oil and a knife - after a quarrel, authorities said. Myeshia Hawkins-Taylor, 43, of Harlem, copped to attempted murder last July as part of a plea deal, according to a statement from the Manhattan district attorney's office.

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  12. This is the most overpriced restaurant in New York CityRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 8, 2017 | New York Post

    Majorelle is Manhattan's prettiest and plushest new restaurant in a long time, a blessed relief from today's hard-edged industrial dining rooms that make shattered eardrums part of the "fun." But with a $110 three-course French meal ranging from borderline awful to just OK, Majorelle is also the city's - if not America's - most overpriced restaurant in a long time.

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  13. The best budget-friendly outdoor workouts in New YorkRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 7, 2017 | New York Post

    At Shariff Harris's Tuesday-night boot camp in Central Park, the sounds of a nearby bagpiper underscore the unpredictable nature of exercising in an open, public space. The spontaneous "Braveheart" moment and other delightful surprises like it are why class members Erin Gilliam and Lou Amato love coming to Harris' boot camp after work on Tuesdays and Thursdays.

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  14. How sexy club gal allegedly swindled guy out of $70K worth of jewelsRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 4, 2017 | New York Post

    A sexpot swindler - armed with a plunging neckline, hot pants and high heels - met a man at the Chelsea hot spot 1 Oak and went home with him, only to rob him blind after their night together, police said. The 28-year-old victim told cops he met the busty bamboozler at the nightclub, a favorite haunt of celebrities, in the early-morning hours of June 4. He said he eventually brought her back to his Manhattan pad on West 42nd Street near 11th Avenue, hoping for a little action.

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  15. Sexy thief who robbed guy she went home with met him at 1Oak: copsRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 4, 2017 | New York Post

    The robbery victim targeted by a sexy thief in a low-cut top had met the crook at the Chelsea hot spot 1Oak before taking her home with him, police said Friday. The 28-year-old man took the suspect back to his Manhattan apartment on West 42nd Street near 11th Avenue after meeting her at the nightclub, which is a favorite haunt among celebrities, early June 4, the victim told cops.

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  16. Judge strips landlord's control over properties on AirbnbRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 3, 2017 | New York Post

    In a first-of-its-kind decision, a Manhattan judge Thursday ordered that an independent manager take over two Midtown properties where the owner has allegedly continued to sublease apartments on Airbnb - flouting multiple citations and an injunction ordering him to stop. The state-court decision calls the two properties - at 334 W. 46th St. and 15 W. 55th St. - "public nuisances" and orders that an independent manager be brought in as receiver.

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  17. Slumlord accused of throwing mattress at wife, kicking her outRead the original story

    Aug 2, 2017 | New York Post

    Ephraim Fruchthandler, the scion of a multimillion-dollar real estate fortune, has been slapped with a restraining order by a judge for allegedly lunging at his wife outside their Midwood mansion and then shoving her with a mattress inside their home. Last year, Fruchthandler kicked his wife of 30 years, Leah Fruchthanlder, out of their "luxurious, newly renovated 11-bedroom marital residence" after an argument during Passover, according to a ruling by Brooklyn Family Court Justice Javier Vargas.

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  18. New York's Affordable Housing Program has a flawed modelRead the original story

    Aug 1, 2017 | New York Post

    Rental developers say just one of the Affordable New York Housing Program's several development plans makes sense - and then only in certain neighborhoods, likely in Queens and Brooklyn, where land prices are still low. During a panel discussion on Thursday at the 101 Club, developer Matthew Baron, president of Simon Baron Development, said the ANY plans only work for the 70/20 program and only in areas where the low-income apartments are geared to those making 130 percent of the area median income - and those rents are already the local market prices.

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  19. Residents fuming over sex-crazed hotel guestsRead the original story

    Aug 1, 2017 | New York Post

    Grannies and other residents of a Lower East Side public-housing building say they've been getting an X-rated eyeful since Ian Schrager's fancy Public hotel opened next door in June - because its guests keep having sex in view of their homes. "Guys are together, girls and girls are together.

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  20. More media companies are fleeing Midtown for techy downtown digsRead the original story

    Aug 1, 2017 | New York Post

    As we first reported on Monday , the global trade-book publisher signed a jumbo lease for 261,000 square feet at Silverstein Properties' 120 Broadway, in the heart of a district once exclusively known for finance. The firm will move into floors 22 to 26 at its new home in early 2019 from the Flatiron Building and a few other locations.

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