By Alex Ellefson on May 25, 2016 05:50 pm Neighbors looking to spice things up this summer with some meaty Mexican fare should check out Manhattan Beach’s newest restaurant. Masters of Tacos opened Saturday at 181 West End Avenue, just off the corner of Oriental Boulevard. The latest addition to the neighborhood is already getting attention â€” several readers sent emails asking us to [...]
By Alex Ellefson on May 25, 2016 02:07 pm A group of local elected officials announced a new effort Wednesday to expand youth homeless services to more New Yorkers. Two bills, introduced by Assemblywoman Helene Weinstein and Senator Diane Savino, wouldÂ to raise the age of eligibility from 21 to 25 for the New York State Runaway and Homeless Youth Act. The state’s homeless youth [...]
By Christine Bush on May 25, 2016 12:44 pm Summer camps are designed for fun, and whether you go the traditional, sports, science, or arts route, kids are almost guaranteed an incredible time. But what if your family is looking for something a bit off the beaten path? This week’s Brooklyn roundup pulls together three unique summer camps – one that gives kids a [...]
By Sarah Crean on May 25, 2016 10:27 am Do you have a rent-stabilized lease? Are you concerned about a rent increase? Testimony from the public is now being accepted regarding the proposed rent increase guidelines for rent stabilized apartments, lofts, and hotel units with leases renewing between October 1, 2016 and September 3, 2017. The NYC Rent Guidelines Board will vote on the [...]
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