New York

May 22, 2006, 6am PDT
As housing prices continue to increase in the New York City metropolitan area, residents are moving farther and farther away to find affordable housing.
The New York Times
May 21, 2006, 7am PDT
Can an ethanol plant restore economic vitality to a depressed, upstate New York farming and former railroad community? That is the hope for the state's first ethanol plant, which breaks ground next month.
The New York Times
May 19, 2006, 11am PDT
Apple is set to open its 24x7 flagship store at Fifth Avenue and 59th Street in Manhattan.
The Slatin Report
May 18, 2006, 1pm PDT
Only a third of the projects supported by six Industrial Development Agencies (IDAs) around New York met their job creation goals, according to a report by the state comptroller's office. Is this another nail
Office of the New York State Comptroller
May 17, 2006, 6am PDT
In order to compete with other technologically advanced cities, New York City will add free wireless internet service by July, with other large City parks to receive the technology soon thereafter.
The New York Times
May 16, 2006, 10am PDT
Reinvestment begun in the 1970s is coming into bloom in this New York college town.
Tochester Democrat & Chronicle
May 12, 2006, 8am PDT
A new movie, opening today, looks at the work of Frank Gehry.
The New York Times
May 12, 2006, 7am PDT
Anxious to reduce gas prices, New York legislators agreed to reduce the gasoline tax by four to nine cents per gallon. Lost revenues could equal $450 million/year.
The New York Times
May 12, 2006, 6am PDT
AlterNet reports on a peak oil event in New York City, featuring James Howard Kunstler and Julian Darley, and calls into question Kunstler's use of language to frame the peak oil debate.
AlterNet
May 9, 2006, 6am PDT
Democratic candidate and NY Attorney General Eliot Spitzer recently detailed his transportation priorities, including a Second Avenue subway, LIRR connection to Grand Central, and Tappan Zee Bridge replacement.
The New York Times
May 8, 2006, 8am PDT
Although the occasional Manhattan sighting is rare, the creature has established itself with a monument in the Bronx.
The New York Times
May 4, 2006, 8am PDT
Mayor Bloomberg warns that without the power of eminent domain, New York City could lose millions in private investment and thousands of jobs.
The New York Times
May 3, 2006, 7am PDT
A law firm renovates the interior of an historic Louis Sullivan building in Buffalo.
Buffalo Rising
May 3, 2006, 5am PDT
Weakened rent stabilization laws help landlords evict market-rate tenants. In Manhattan, more than 7,000 apartments are slated for conversion.
The New York Times
May 2, 2006, 7am PDT
How one non-profit design competition led to the creation of temporary housing for the homeless using a simple formula: asking future residents what they wanted.
The New York Times
April 30, 2006, 1pm PDT
Once the world's tallest building, a New York City landmark will celebrate its 75th birthday.
The Seattle Times
April 29, 2006, 1pm PDT
Acid and shoe polish have proved an indelible combination for New York's lone generation of relatively clean subway cars.
The New York Times
April 24, 2006, 1pm PDT
The government's plans to move Ground Zero forward are a big step back in time, writes Peter Slatin.
The Slatin Report
April 20, 2006, 9am PDT
South Bronx affordable housing goes big and goes green.
The New York Times
April 20, 2006, 8am PDT
How can the city learn from other major metropolises like Chicago and Los Angeles to develop a viable growth strategy for the 21st century?
The Gotham Gazette