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  1. MetLife Returning to Namesake NYC BuildingRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 18 | Wall Street Journal

    MetLife Inc. is going home, consolidating its four New York City locations in the named tower at 200 Park Avenue above Grand Central Terminal, long associated with the insurance company, a spokesman said. The tower will be the sole location for its New York City employees, and MetLife has signed a 12-year lease with Tishman Speyer to increase its footprint in the building by about 430,000 square feet.

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  2. The Property ReportRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 5 | 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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  3. 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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  4. Speed May Have Been Factor in Crash That Killed CBS's SimonRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 12, 2015 | Wall Street Journal

    Bob Simon, a CBS News correspondent for '60 Minutes,' died in a car crash in New York City. The WSJ's Eva Tam has the details.

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  5. New York City's Grocery Delivery Wars: Who's the Winner?Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 6, 2015 | Wall Street Journal

    As any old codger can attest, food delivery in New York has been around forever. Not so long ago, every corner grocery delivered; many still do.

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  6. Setting Sights on More High-Rises in Long Island CityRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 15, 2015 | Wall Street Journal

    It may be hard to believe given the amount of construction in recent years, but more cranes could be on their way to Long Island City.

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  7. Long Island City on the MoveRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 15, 2015 | Wall Street Journal

    Century Industrial Bearings Supply co-owner Greg Biel inside his store on Jackson Avenue in Long Island City, Queens.

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  8. Cherry on Top With New Album, Highline ShowRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 8, 2015 | Wall Street Journal

    On Friday, more than 25 years after she became a pop star with the '80s hit "Buffalo Stance," Neneh Cherry will play her first-ever concert in New York. What took so long? "I don't have a logical answer," she said, in anticipation of her debut at Highline Ballroom.

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

    Nov 28, 2014 | 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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  10. Peruvian Potatoes Pack a Peck of ProblemsRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 27, 2014 | Wall Street Journal

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

    Nov 26, 2014 | 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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  12. 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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  13. 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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  14. 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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  15. 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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  16. 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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  17. 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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