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New York Daily News
Chinatown landlord under investigation over complaints of forcing tenants out of apartments
Tenants have charged that Marolda Properties has tried to force them out by withholding basic services, refusing to renew leases as required by law and starting baseless eviction proceedings.
Tue Aug 19, 2014
Cooking with Chef Jim Copening: An ethnic food adventure in Bradenton
We are vacationing in New York and California this month and we plan on shopping in some of our favorite ethnic grocery stores, especially Kalustyan's in "Little India" on Manhattan's east side.
Sun Aug 17, 2014
What is on TV tonight? The Great War, Dragon's Den and Made In Chelsea: NYC
Your viewing guide for the perfect night in. Sunday's best comedy, sport and guilty pleasures for a night on the sofa Daniel Mays brings to life the true story of soldier Reg Evans, who has to undergo pioneering plastic surgery after being shot in the face.
Wed Aug 13, 2014
The New Wave of Light, Beachy New York City Cafes
"We saw that most New York coffee spots were dark and full of reclaimed woods, and we wanted to go to the complete opposite end of the spectrum," says Two Hands owner Giles Russell.
Trailer for A24 & DirecTV's Revenge of the Green Dragons
A24 and DIRECTV have teamed up on Revenge OF THE GREEN DRAGONS, directed by Andrew Lau & Andrew Loo, and executive produced by Martin Scorsese.
Mon Aug 11, 2014
The Ten Least Sexy Subway Stops in New York City
Interestingly, the story makes no mention of the fact that everyone who rides the subway is miserable and heinous.
Fri Aug 08, 2014
6 Funny Movies to Watch This Weekend
"This 1928 movie may have more laughs per second than any movie ever made, and it's silent! The humor is in Buster Keaton's insistence on focusing totally on the task at hand.
Whittier Daily News
A look into Downtown Los Angelesa art boom
Matt Gleason, owner of Coagula Curatorial Art Gallery in Chinatown Arts District in downtown Los Angeles Wednesday, July 30, 2014.
Thu Aug 07, 2014
Wall Street Journal
Good Doctor, Bad Habit
White-booted, bowler-hatted debauchee John Thackery stumbles out of a Chinatown opium den at the beginning of the last century, orders a horse-drawn cab to take him the long way to work, and somewhere between Mott and 11th streets injects a restorative solution of cocaine between his toes.
Tue Jul 29, 2014
Mexican artist takes his environmental message to New York
Mexican artist Gilberto Aceves Navarro is using 122 bicycle sculptures placed around New York City to urge people to get moving, enjoy their freedom and protect the environment.
High rent pressures NY Asian eateries
Mei Chou closed her first New York City restaurant in 2008 because of it. Now she is facing the same issue again with her two-year-old Chinatown bistro - skyrocketing rent.
Sat Jul 26, 2014
Rock Hill Herald
Rock Hill's - Zebra Girl' pleads guilty in gunrunning case
Kendall Danielle Jones of Rock Hill is the first Rock Hill defendant to be found guilty in the largest seizure of guns in New York City history.
Report: NYC Mayor de Blasio Wages 'War' on Poor Asian Students
Liberal New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio and his progressive allies often accuse conservatives of waging a war on women and love to gin up the "income inequality" and "class warfare" rhetoric.
Fri Jul 25, 2014
Participatory Budgeting: Catch the Fever
A public housing development in the South Bronx. A senior center in East Harlem.
Thu Jul 24, 2014
'Jersey Jitney' Buses Getting Shut Down, Ticketed by NYPD
HELL'S KITCHEN - The city is targeting cheap, unpermitted shuttle buses that ferry passengers between Midtown and New Jersey, according to officials and passengers.