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    Letter from the editor

    Friday Feb 24, 2017 03:20 pm

    I joined Straus News on Nov. 1, and a week later, Election Day would change the life of our city, as well as our country. National news quickly became local news. One of the first stories I edited ...

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    A new literary prize

    Wednesday Feb 22, 2017 02:18 pm

    “Eviction’s fallout is severe,” begins Matthew Desmond’s 2016 book “Evicted: Poverty and Profit in the American City.” “It invites...

    City Arts News

    Visions and visionaries

    Wednesday Feb 22, 2017 11:06 am

    For the Guggenheim’s birthday bash, a glimpse at its treasures

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    Faith in sanctuary

    Wednesday Feb 22, 2017 10:59 am

    How New York churches and volunteers are offering refuge and help to undocumented immigrants

    • Cosmos to return to NYC
      Local News

      Cosmos to return to NYC

      Team has a new owner with a Columbia connection, and a new home for 2017

      • Feb 24, 2017 05:11 pm
    • Along the waterfront
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      Along the waterfront

      Three entrepreneurs wanted a place to skate and play hockey; at Chelsea Piers, they invited millions to join them

      • Feb 24, 2017 03:33 pm
    • Code blue
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      Code blue

      Officers Groger and Etter of the 20th Precinct pulled a man from freezing waters Christmas Eve

      • Feb 24, 2017 12:09 pm
    • A rabbi who rides the elevators
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      A rabbi who rides the elevators

      The JCC’s Joy Levitt looks for ways to celebrate a community that “feels like a village”

      • Feb 24, 2017 12:08 pm
    • Crashes, cats, fires: In a day’s work
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      Crashes, cats, fires: In a day’s work

      The NYFD’s Capt. Ciro Napolitano on his recent busman’s holiday

      • Feb 24, 2017 12:07 pm
    • Advocating for sensible growth
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      Advocating for sensible growth

      Olive Freud has been in the forefront of development battles

      • Feb 23, 2017 04:27 pm
    • Making the grade
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      Making the grade

      D. Scott Parker, principal at P.S. 452, already looking forward to next school year

      • Feb 23, 2017 04:27 pm
    • A lifelong activist
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      A lifelong activist

      Linda Rosenthal has fought for tenants’ rights and animal advocacy

      • Feb 23, 2017 04:26 pm
    • No kidding around at Children's Museum
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      No kidding around at Children's Museum

      Renée Edelman helped bring tech, and funds, to the West 83rd Street institution

      • Feb 22, 2017 11:13 am
    • A fraternal responsibility
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      A fraternal responsibility

      Big Brothers Big Sisters’ Hector Batista pays it forward

      • Feb 22, 2017 02:19 pm
    • A hole on the Upper West Side
      Local News

      A hole on the Upper West Side

      H&H Bagels’ legend is attributable as much to its signature product as to its owners’ legal difficulties

      • Feb 22, 2017 02:17 pm
    • Advocating for history
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      Advocating for history

      Kate Wood on protecting the Upper West Side’s landmark buildings

      • Feb 22, 2017 11:02 am

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