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  1. JetBlue Gives Sustainable Food Companies a Boost With New Business Mentoring ProgramRead the original story

    Monday Mar 9 | Sys-Con Media

    JetBlue Airways today announced the launch of its first business mentoring program -- BlueBud . JetBlue, known for its distinct and responsible onboard food options, is offering small and start-up food companies a unique opportunity to learn what it takes to get their businesses off the ground and products onboard commercial aircraft.

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  2. Coming Attractions: Yet Another New Rental Building Headed to Long Island CityRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 9 | Curbed

    If the 1,789 apartments that Tishman Speyer is bringing to Long Island City aren't enough, developer Ranger Properties is contributing another 55 of its own with its new building at 37-10 Crescent Street . The six-story project is being designed by architectural firm Fogarty Finger , who are also designing another nearby residential project , also from Ranger Properties.

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  3. Viceroy Creative executives strip down to the basics for a very sexy rebrandRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 9 | Business Journal

    When your job is to get people's attention for your clients, there's no excuse for holding back anything on your very own, very personal rebrand. To prepare for the shoot, Moritz, creative director Gabrielle Rein, CFO Aaron Bearce, and account manager Raegan Gillette worked out with Equinox Tier 3 trainers five days a week.

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  4. The best route, once-sacred cabbie wisdom, takes a back seatRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 9 | The Honolulu Advertiser

    NEW YORK >> The trip from Kennedy Airport to La Guardia is a straight shot on the Van Wyck Expressway, with a little jog on the Grand Central Parkway at the end. Canal Street may be the shortest route from the Holland Tunnel to the Manhattan Bridge, but traffic can make it feel like the longest.

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  5. Morning 10: Credit-agency overhaul | Senior entrepreneurs | Schwarzman's big payoutRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 9 | New York Business.com

    Equifax Information Services, Experian Information Solutions Inc. and TransUnion, the three largest U.S. credit-reporting agencies, will be more proactive in managing disputes over errors and will change the way they treat unpaid medical bills. The agreement with New York state Attorney General Eric Schneiderman amounts to the largest industry overhaul in more than a decade.

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  6. Jeremiah Moss: The NYC we love is disappearingRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Mar 8 | New York Daily News

    Wherever the towers of big development rise, the rents rise with them. And as the rents hit nosebleed heights, New York vanishes.

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  7. Ambitious LIC condo development goes rentalRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Mar 8 | The Real Deal

    Initial reports suggested that units at the Madison in Long Island City, a new condominium development, were selling like hotcakes. But that seems to have not been the case.

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  8. Condo or Rental?: For a while, it appeared that...Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Mar 8 | Curbed

    For a while, it appeared that units at The Madison at 42-77 Hunter Street in Long Island City were getting picked up quickly , with units starting at $500,000. However, now it looks like the building is converting to rental, because it turns out the condos went mostly unsold.

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  9. Jeff Halevy's gym offers a money-back promise after 90 daysRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 3 | New York Daily News

    Halevy's system involves the client paying for a workout routine that is specialized to each particular person, and if the client is not significantly more fit, a refund will be issued. That's the hard-to-believe deal being offered by personal trainer Jeff Halevy, a veteran of the gym business who may be the first to guarantee fitness success or else he doesn't get paid.

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  10. Coming soon to NYC manufacturing zones: 75 hotelsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 3 | New York Business.com

    Not everyone is happy about the hotel boom: Industrial businesses say it has hit their neighborhoods with great force, making space scarcer and more expensive. A new study backs up that narrative, finding at least 115 hotels in M1-zoned areas, which are set aside for light manufacturing, and about 75 more on the way.

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  11. City: Nearly Half of NYC Students In Overcrowded SchoolsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 3 | WNYC-AM New York

    Approximately 490,000 students, or 45 percent of the public school population, attend overcrowded schools in New York City, according to city education officials, yet plans to create new seats do not meet projected needs. "We have individual buildings, and in some cases entire neighborhoods, that are overcrowded," said Elizabeth Rose, an acting deputy chancellor for operations at the Department of Education.

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  12. Low-Budget Motel 6 Gets In on Lodging BoomRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 3 | Wall Street Journal

    Record sales prices for luxury properties and an explosion of lifestyle brands have marked the recent hotel boom. But a low-budget staple is enjoying some of the industry's strongest growth.

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  13. Now Casting 'Broker' and Other Upcoming AuditionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 3 | Back Stage

    "Broker" is casting two roles for a new media comedy presentation for NBC as part of the network's NBC Playground.

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  14. Uber looks to nearly double its NYC footprint this yearRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 3 | New York Business.com

    Uber, one of the world's most valuable startups, operates in 55 countries around the world, but New York City is its largest market. Uber, which has carved out a major chunk of the city's for-hire vehicle market in just over three years, expects to get substantially bigger here in 2015.

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  15. Kings of Queens: The Daily News has some...Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 3 | Curbed

    The Daily News has some info on the owner of the Long Island City condo that is attempting to become the most expensive apartment to ever sell in Queens, with a current asking price of $5.398 million . His name is Basil Messados , and he's a "self-made Greek taxi mogul."

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  16. Natalie Birriel's SPEAK! Set for Rough Draft Festival, 3/28Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 3 | BroadwayWorld.com

    Natalie Birriel is proud to announce a performance of her autobiographical solo show Speak! at LaGuardia Performing Arts Center on March 28th at 7:30 pm. Directed by Andreas Robertz , Speak! is a 90's music driven show about Natalie's journey from being a stutterer who couldn't say her own name to not being able to shut up! Speak! is a heartbreakingly funny and inspirational tale for anyone who has ever felt held back from saying what they truly wanted to say! This special performance is part of the Rough Draft Festival at LaGuardia Community College in Long Island City.

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  17. LIC listing looks to set single-family record in QueensRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 3 | The Real Deal

    Taxi company owner Basil Messados hopes to set the new standard for luxury in Queens with the listing of his three-bedroom Long Island City penthouse condominium unit for $5.4 million. If it sells for that price, it would be the borough's priciest single-family sale ever.

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  18. Interesting Home Decor Starts With Stencil1 DIY Stencils - Winner of...Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 3 | PRWeb

    Stencil1 announced that its Repeat Pattern Wallpaper Stencils and DIY Tools have won 2015 Product of the Year in Home Design and the Stencil1 wall mural stencils allow the consumer affordable ways to achieve designer looks in their home. Product of the Year is the world's largest consumer-voted award for product innovation where winners are backed by the votes of 40,000 consumers in a national representative survey conducted by research partner TNS, a global leader in consumer research.

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  19. Hemmed-in business blasts 'hollow' promises from City HallRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 3 | Crain's New York Business

    Ken Buettner, president of Long Island City-based York Scaffold Equipment Corp., says the infiltration of non-industrial uses into manufacturing zones is not only precluding businesses like his from expanding. "I was forced to contract," he said.

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  20. 'Hollow promises' blamed for company's downsizingRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 2 | Crain's New York Business

    Ken Buettner, president of Long Island City-based York Scaffold Equipment Corp., says the infiltration of nonindustrial uses into manufacturing zones is not only precluding businesses like his from expanding. "I was forced to contract," he said.

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