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Bronx Borough President Diaz Pushes Grading System For NYC Nail Salons

Borough President Ruben Diaz Jr. said the letter-grading system would give customers of the city’s 2,000 licensed nail salons more comfort.

09/22/2014

A restaurant grade is seen at an establishment in Chelsea - New York, NY - Jan 19, 2011 (credit: Paul Murnane / WCBS 880)

Activists: Grading System Hurts Minority Restaurant Owners

Community activists and restaurant owners protested Saturday, claiming that black and Hispanic restaurateurs are being unfairly targeted by the city Department of Health.

08/10/2013

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Some NYC Restaurant Owners Grumble Over Grades

It’s been four months since the Health Department introduced its new process for rating restaurant cleanliness, but some say it’s still not fair.

10/06/2010

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NYC Restaurants Get Ready to Learn Their ABC’s

New York City’s 24,000 restaurants include fast food outlets selling chicken by the bucket and temples of haute cuisine where multi-course tasting menus can cost hundreds of dollars per person — before the wine.

CBS New York–07/27/2010

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NYC Restaurants Get Ready to Learn Their ABC's

New York City’s 24,000 restaurants include fast food outlets selling chicken by the bucket and temples of haute cuisine where multi-course tasting menus can cost hundreds of dollars per person — before the wine.

CBS New York–07/27/2010