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Fresh Direct Eyes Bronx Warehouse

Online grocery specialist FreshDirect here is eyeing the construction of a new warehouse and distribution facility in the Bronx, according to documents filed with the city.
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Trump To Develop & Manage A $10 Million Public Golf Course In Bronx

New York City has picked Donald Trump to build and run an 18-hole "tournament quality" golf course in the Bronx, according to the Daily News....
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160K-Square-Foot Macy's Coming To Bronx

Officials in Bronx are preparing to break ground on a huge retail development project. For the first time since 1995, Macy's is building a new store....
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Bronx Leads In Multifamily Investment Sales

Bronx led the other boroughs in multifamily investment sales in October, with 25 buildings changing hands for an aggregate of $96.6 million. The total number of apartment buildings sold in the Bronx was fully half of the city’s total for the month, and 37 percent of the city’s multifamily dollar volume....
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Perrigo Hires Omar Lora As Production Supervisor

Perrigo, a leading pharmaceutical supplier, announced today that Omar Lora has been hired as the third shift production supervisor for the packaging department in Bronx, New York....
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Outrage: MTA Gives Sweetheard Deal

Assemblymember Linda B. Rosenthal (D/WF-Manhattan) expressed her outrage by reports that the New York City Metropolitan Transportation Authority (MTA) has arranged a sweetheart deal for a new Apple store to open in Grand Central Terminal in one week. Upon its planned opening next week, the Apple store will be the only store-- among 100 other such retail stores in Grand Central Terminal--that will not be required to make any revenue-sharing payments to the MTA....
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Bronx Projects Sold For $51.5M

Robert Nelson’s Global One Real Estate Fund, in conjunction with the New York Affordable Housing Preservation Fund, a Joint Venture between L + M Development Partners and Citibank, has purchased the interests of Lafayette Boynton, a four-building, 972-unit rent stabilized apartment complex in the Soundview section of Bronx, from AREA Property Partners for $51.5 million....
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Bronx Graffiti Crew Sues Over Fiat Ad

A television commercial for Fiat starring Jennifer Lopez has triggered a copyright dispute involving a Bronx-based graffiti crew whose work, according to them, is featured "prominently" in the ad. You can observe below on your own and decide....
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$5.7M Mortgage For Paradise Theater

Craig Bjornsund, Senior Vice President and Managing Director of NorthMarq Capital's New York Metro Regional office has arranged first mortgage refinancing in the amount of $5.7 million for the Paradise Theater at 2403-2419 Grand Concourse, Bronx, NY....
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Electric Truck Manufacturer To Develop Bronx Assembly Plant

Smith Electric Vehicles Corp. (Smith), a leader in all-electric commercial vehicles, today announced that the company will expand its U.S. operations by adding a manufacturing facility in New York State, creating up to 100 new direct local jobs....
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Tirado Rum Tasting & Tour Event

Tirado Distillery, Inc. announces a tasting and a tour event on December 9, 2011....
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Dots Hosts Grand Opening Fashion Party In Bronx

Dots, the best kept secret among trend savvy, price-conscious women, famous for its up-to-the-minute trends at exceptionally low prices announces the Grand Opening of its new store and very first location in the Bronx at the Bay City Plaza - 2146 Bartow Avenue....
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Back In Baked Goods

On a crisp mid-October morning in the northwest section of Bronx, a weary middle-aged woman lifted one tray after another filled with colorful cupcakes, creamy cheesecakes and pieces of baklava, a honey-soaked Mediterranean delicacy, inside their glass display racks.Flags flanked the “Grand Opening” sign outside the shop on 204th Street and Bainbridge Avenue in Norwood....
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Imported From The Bronx: New Fiat Ad

Looks like the folks at Fiat USA have taken a few advertising cues from their cousins at Chrysler....
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From The Bronx To The Boardroom

RightsFlow’s Patrick Sullivan, President and CEO, and Lisa Tiver, Senior Vice President of Business Development, will both be featured participants this week at the Digital Music Forum West conference on October 6 and 7 in Los Angeles. ...
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Project Enterprise Offers Loans To Bronx Entrepreneurs

Project Enterprise, which supports and develops small businesses in under-resourced communities in New York City, proudly announces that special financial support is available for Bronx entrepreneurs. Funding for this exciting initiative has been provided through the generosity of the Bronx Overall Economic Development Corporation (BOEDC). ...
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Economic Development Town Hall

The New York State Assembly/Senate Puerto Rican/Hispanic Task Force held a statewide interactive Town Hall meeting on Economic Development this week, bringing together representatives of the Hispanic community from Buffalo, Rochester, Amsterdam, Bronx, Brooklyn, Manhattan and Long Island....
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Morrisania Revitalization Corp. At 30

The Bronx Museum was transformed into a gala ballroom on Friday September 23rd 2011 when community activists joined to celebrate the thirty years of service that the Morrisania Revitalization Corporation has given to the Bronx community....
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Cayuga Centers Opens New Administrative Offices In Bronx

Cayuga Centers, headquartered in Auburn, NY will open this Friday a new administrative offices on Walton Avenue, at the foot of the Madison Avenue Bridge. The new offices will better accommodate the agency’s growing Multidimensional Treatment Foster Care Programs for Bronx County and New York City....
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Turning A Parking Garage Into A Hotel

Calling all developers: Community leaders in the Bronx are looking for proposals to replace an underutilized garage near Yankee Stadium with a hotel and conference center....
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Bronx Sees Increase Of Chain Stores

Bronx is booming and more chain stores are opening for business in the borough, according to one non-profit economic development corporation.
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Comptroller Highlights Recent Deposits Of $20M In Banking Development Districts In Brooklyn & Bronx

New York State Comptroller Thomas P. DiNapoli today visited Ridgewood Savings Bank, in Clinton Hill, Brooklyn and Spring Bank, in South Bronx, to highlight the importance of Banking Development Districts (BDDs). The Comptroller's Office has deposited $10 million in state funds in each of the two bank branches.

The Rise Оf Chinese Technology Аnd Тhe US Response

In 1914 the Europeans (including the British) ruled the world. Their empires spanned the globe, their culture reigned supreme, financially they were the center of the world, their science was a marvel and they had convinced themselves and a good part of the world that they possessed a moral superiority. But by 1945, they had massacred tens of millions of their citizens, bombed their beautiful cities into ruble and bankrupted themselves financially and morally. German, the emerging language of technology in 1914, disappeared from the pages of global science.
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A Greek-American Is Building The Largest Movie Studio In NYC

After creating four giants in New York City’s construction sector, serial-entrepreneur John Kalafatis, has started the development of a hundred-million-dollar movie studio in the Big Apple, tapping into the city’s booming movie-industry.
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Apple Only Interested In White Americans

No stores in black areas.
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BP Diaz Hosts Re-Opening Of Zaro’s In Parkchester

Bronx Borough President Ruben Diaz Jr. today joined the Zaro family and other community leaders to host the grand re-opening of the new Zaro’s Family Bakery retail location in Parkchester.
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Blink Fitness Opens Its Newest Bronx Location In The Hub

Blink Fitness, the premium-quality, value-based fitness club, is excited to announce the opening of its newest Bronx location in The Hub.
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JPMorgan Chase Pumps $500G Into NY Workforce Development

A big bank is dropping big bucks — more than $500,000 — on workforce development in New York City.
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Bronx Entrepreneur Finds Success With New Fashion Line

A recent college graduate from Bronx is making waves with his new clothing line.
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Clean Energy Fuels Begins First Bronx CNG Fueling Station

Clean Energy Fuels Corp., the leading provider of natural gas fuel for transportation in North America- the City of New York, and community leaders broke ground on a new, state-of-the-art compressed natural gas (CNG) station in the Hunts Point section of the Bronx that will fuel multiple fleets operating across the city.

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Raksha Kumar

She is a dedicated television journalist, who has engaged extensively with the Indian media for four years. She won the Fulbright scholarship and intends to begin a Masters program in Broadcast from the Journalism School, Columbia University, New York in August 2010.