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  1. Peruvian Potatoes Pack a Peck of ProblemsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 28 | Wall Street Journal

    Customs inspectors seize illegal produce from travelers at New York's JFK International Airport and send it to a grinder called the Muffin Monster. Photo: Leslie Josephs for The Wall Street Journal Edilberto Soto was nabbed at New York's John F. Kennedy International Airport last month with a five-kilo haul from Peru.

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  2. Peruvian Potatoes Pack a Peck of ProblemsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 27 | Wall Street Journal

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  3. Hampshire - Dreams' of Global ExpansionRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 26 | Wall Street Journal

    Eric Danziger, the new chief executive officer of Hampshire Hotels Management LLC, wants to turn the small boutique hotel company into a global player. His goal is to expand the company's portfolio of 11 hotels, mostly in New York City, to 300 properties worldwide by 2020.

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  4. What's the Deal: News DigestRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 2, 2014 | Wall Street Journal

    In another sign that New York's apartment rental market is booming, lenders are becoming increasingly willing to make riskier loans to developers.

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  5. Citi Bike to Get Millions in Financial BoostRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 28, 2014 | Wall Street Journal

    Under the Deal, Citi Bike's Fleet of Shared Blue Bicycles Would Double to About 12,000 Over the Next Three Years Citi Bike will get a boost worth tens of millions of dollars in coming years under a long-awaited deal to expand New York City's fledgling bicycle-sharing system, the country's largest. As part of the deal, announced Tuesday in Long Island City, the number of Citi Bike's blue bicycles, all bearing the Citigroup Inc. logo, would double to about 12,000 over the next three years.

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  6. Struggling Students Apprentice as WatchmakersRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 28, 2014 | Wall Street Journal

    Clad in his white coat, Marcus Corbett might have been just another watchmaker at the Tourneau Repair Center in Long Island City, tapping gently with a rubber-ended hammer to pop out near-microscopic pins.

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  7. Artist David Altmejd's World of Pure ImaginationRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 6, 2014 | Wall Street Journal

    NOT FAR FROM the film lots of Silvercup Studios, in NYC's Long Island City-where classics like Do the Right Thing and Highlander were produced-a more metaphoric kind of cinema unfolds in two airy industrial lofts that together serve as David Altmejd 's sculpture studio. Here, Altmejd's environments and figures come to life via thousands of handmade components scattered like ingredients in a scullery: resin cherries, stained glass, broken mirrors, buckets of wig hair, plaster casts of body parts.

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  8. Old, New Buildings Draw Crowds to Dutch KillsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 11, 2014 | Wall Street Journal

    The industrial Dutch Kills neighborhood, part of sprawling Long Island City in Queens, has long been a concrete-heavy stop of last resort for those fleeing the pricier boroughs of Manhattan and Brooklyn. The area, once a sleepy 17th-century Dutch farming community settled around a "kill," or stream, has historically been a bleak mixture of warehouses, auto body shops and rail yards, with a sprinkle of single-family homes, built up around the Queensboro Plaza transiaptsandlofts.com hub.

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  9. Jasper Johns's Assistant Pleads Guilty to Art TheftRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 27, 2014 | Wall Street Journal

    The plea deal marked the second time this year that a former collaborator of Mr. Johns has pleaded guilty to selling unauthorized works by the artist.

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  10. The Woman in WhiteRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 19, 2014 | Wall Street Journal

    To complement the James Lee Byars retrospective now on display at the Museum of Modern Art's PS1 outpost in Long Island City, Queens, MoMA is presenting five of the American-born artist's performance works at its main New York venue.

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  11. Graffiti Exhibit Is Artless to BrattonRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 18, 2014 | Wall Street Journal

    Graffiti appears, intentionally, on the walls of multiple New York City art venues, including a former police precinct, but it still riles the police commissioner.

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  12. Construction Comeback LagsRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 10, 2014 | Wall Street Journal

    Developers say New York is an increasingly inhospitable place to build housing. Above, an undeveloped plot on Vernon Boulevard in Long Island City.

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  13. Descartes in Brazil, Plus Pagan CinemaRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 6, 2014 | Wall Street Journal

    The Williamsburg micro-cinema Spectacle has taken over the design museum's film programming for the summer, with a series of screenings and special events that spotlight cinematic ultra-rarities and mixed-media collaborations.

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  14. Small Apartments Grow Large in QueensRead the original story

    Aug 3, 2014 | Wall Street Journal

    Seven years ago, when building in Long Island City was heating up, a new glass tower known as the View at EastCoast offered spacious one-bedroom condos with 21-foot-long living rooms facing the Manhattan skyline.

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  15. Citi Bike Poised for a Big Infusion of CashRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 23, 2014 | Wall Street Journal

    Citi Bike and its operator stand to get tens of millions of dollars to expand New York's popular bicycle-sharing program in a deal that could close within a week, according to people familiar with the matter.

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  16. Red to Rainbow: a Dye-ing ArtRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 10, 2014 | Wall Street Journal

    Tish and Snooky Bellomo, sisters and former backup singers for Blondie, know a thing or two about wild hair color.

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  17. Red to Rainbow: a Dye-ing ArtRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 10, 2014 | Wall Street Journal

    Tish and Snooky Bellomo, sisters and former backup singers for Blondie, know a thing or two about wild hair color.

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