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Employees of Marcum LLP Accountants and Advisors are preparing for a possible Long Island Rail Road strike. (Credit: CBS 2)

Businesses Say Preparing For LIRR Strike Is Like Bracing For Storm

With the threat of a Long Island Rail Road strike growing direr by the day, businesses have been forced to firm up alternate plans right along with commuters.

07/15/2014

Queens Police Impersonator Robbery

Search On For Police Impersonator Robbers Terrorizing Queens

Police on Wednesday were asking the public to help them find two suspects who pretended to be police officers as they stormed into Queens businesses and robbed them.

04/02/2014

Harlem Grid Search

NYPD To Businesses: Turn Security Cameras Toward Streets

The NYPD wants business owners to help solve crime in one Harlem precinct by turning their security cameras to the street.

11/30/2013

Gov. Dan Malloy tours flooding in New Milford, CT - Mar 8, 2011 - Photo: Governor's Office

Gov. Malloy Wants To Streamline Sandy Relief For Small Businesses

The state has allocated about $4 million to support small businesses that were damaged or lost income due to the storm in Fairfield, New London, New Haven, and Middlesex counties and on Mashantucket Pequot land.

09/28/2013

Yelp

New York Attorney General Cracks Down On Fake Online Reviews

If you rely on online reviews for the inside scoop on businesses, some new revelations suggest you might want to rethink your strategy.

09/23/2013

Boston Road Accident

Driver Loses Control, Slams Into Pedestrians And Businesses In The Bronx

An out-of-control driver struck multiple pedestrians and took out four storefronts Monday evening in the Baychester section of the Bronx.

08/05/2013

Mayor Michael Bloomberg (Credit: NICHOLAS KAMM/AFP/Getty Images)

Mayor Bloomberg Announces Coming .NYC Web Domain

New York is one of the first cities in the world to be granted a geographic top-level domain by the Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers (ICANN), the nonprofit private organization responsible for overseeing the distribution of IP addresses and domain names.

07/02/2013

Republican presidential candidate, Texas Gov. Rick Perry speaks during a campaign stop at the Beacon Drive-In Jan. 8, 2012 in Spartanburg, S.C. (Photo by Rainier Ehrhardt/Getty Images)

Texas Gov. Perry Coming To New York, Connecticut To Lure Businesses Away

Texas Gov. Rick Perry has announced plans to come to New York and Connecticut – and persuade some businesses to relocate to his home state.

06/10/2013

A sign for Rt 208 South in Fair Lawn, NJ. (Credit TV 10/55)

Fair Lawn Residents, Business Owners On Edge Following Rash Of Break-Ins

It’s literally “highway robbery.” That’s because dozens of homes and businesses along Route 208 in Fair Lawn have been burglarized.

05/02/2013

(credit:STAN HONDA/AFP/Getty Images)

Preservation Group Seeks Nominees For ‘Village Awards’

The Greenwich Village Society for Historic Preservation is asking the public to help nominate people, organizations and businesses for honor with a Village Award.

03/23/2013

Manhattan Robberies

Cops: Man Holds Up 4 Manhattan Businesses In One Day

Police on Monday said a man used the tactics of a bank robber to hold up not only an actual bank, but also stores and restaurants, from Midtown to the Financial District during one day last week.

03/11/2013

Lower Manhattan Small Businesses

Lower Manhattan Business Owners Trying To Make Comeback After Sandy

Small business owners in Lower Manhattan have been trying to get going again after Superstorm Sandy, and the federal government has been trying to help them.

11/20/2012

(credit: CBS 2)

Two Weeks After Sandy Small Businesses Continue To Suffer

When Sandy hit, dozens of downtown buildings went dark and thousands of employees were relocated. For small businesses like restaurants and salons those relocated employees make up a large portion of the customer base.

11/12/2012

Handcuff (credit: clipart.com)

9 Arrested In Thefts Near Rockaways Amid Storm

Nine people have been arrested for allegedly stealing from businesses near the Rockaways in Queens during and after Superstorm Sandy.

CBS New York–10/30/2012

Seniors At Age Friendly NYC (Photo: Agefriendlynyc.org)

East Harlem Businesses Kick Off ‘Age-Friendly NYC’

From larger print on menus to brighter lighting and quieter music, New York City businesses are learning how to cater to senior citizens.

02/18/2011

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