The plan, which would have rezoned a 73-block area around Grand Central Terminal, has been the subject of weeks of contentious debate as the clock tickets down to the expiration of Bloomberg’s third and final term at year’s end.
Prosecutors said 650 Fifth Avenue is operated by two companies which serve as fronts for the government of Iran, the Alavi Foundation and Assa Corp.
When you work within the skyscrapers of Midtown, or simply spend enough time walking in their shadows, you become grateful for the peace and greenery provided by these tiny parks.
On July 21, a man knocked on the door of Manhattan Rainbow Spa on West 45th Street, police said. The victim, a 53-year-old Asian woman, answered the door, and the man allegedly showed her a shield and told her that he was a cop.
It’s a nearly $6 million penthouse at Sterling Plaza in midtown Manhattan. The building is styled after the main tower of the Houses of Parliament in London, and CBS 2′s Emily Smith went inside to give a behind-the-scenes tour.
A man died in the wee hours of Saturday morning at District 36, a midtown Manhattan nightclub located on West 36th Street. The man was bleeding from the mouth when he staggered outside and died 90 minutes later, police said.
A lawsuit claims that a manager of Lily O’Brien’s Chocolate Cafe in Manhattan ordered Julia Acevedo-Taylor and a friend to stop breast-feeding their babies.