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91st Street waste transfer station

Debate Over 91st Street Marine Transfer Station Heats Up

The former City Controller said the East Side location is unacceptable for children and families, he wants the project to stop immediately, 1010 WINS’ Stan Brooks reported.

05/30/2013

P.S. 114  in Brooklyn (Photo/CBS 2)

Community Celebrates Successful Effort To Keep P.S. 114 In Brooklyn Open

Community members declared victory Tuesday and vowed to do everything in their power to make sure the public school on Remsen Ave. in Canarsie stayed open.

03/01/2011

This is the building where Puglla says the heat is turned off at night. (credit: CBS 2)

NYC Vows To Crack Down On Heat-Meiser Landlords

On Wednesday Mayor Michael Bloomberg was asked why the city hasn’t helped residents being persecuted by landlords who refuse to provide heat. His answer may lead to better times for the oppressed.

02/09/2011

Gladys Puglla says her landlord has turned off the heat at night for the last 12 years (Photo/CBS 2)

Brooklyn Tenant: Landlord Shuts Off Heat Every Night

This year’s tough winter has left thousands of New York City residents literally out in the cold. Many have been fighting for heat with landlords who don’t provide it.

02/08/2011

Small business owners protest Walmart on the steps outside of City Hall in Manhattan on Feb. 3, 2011 (Photo/Al Jones)

Battle To Bring Walmart To NYC Faces Public Hearing

Plans to open a Walmart in Brooklyn were to be the subject of an afternoon hearing. The retailer was making its third attempt to break into the five boroughs.

02/03/2011

A Walmart customer enters a store in Oakland, California (credit: Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Wal-Mart To Open Retail Location In Brooklyn?

Wal-Mart may soon be coming to Brooklyn, but the retailer’s potential move is not popular with some local merchants who fear the competition.

01/11/2011